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Wat PasantiDhamma Chanting Book -- Contents -- BW Index
Wat PasantiDhamma Chanting Book -- Contents -- BW Index

Phase 1 Structure and Text

Wat PasantiDhamma Chanting Book -- Masthead -- BW Index
Wat PasantiDhamma Chanting Book -- Masthead -- BW Index
  1. Existing Structure
    1. Front Matter
      1. Chanting Book Cover
      2. Inside Cover (Blank)
      3. Title Page (AKA Front Inside Page, Inside Cover Page)
      4. Copyright Page
      5. INTRODUCTION
      6. The Pālī Alphabet
        1. Pālī Dictionary (Added to Help Scholars)
      7. CONTENTS
    2. Body Matter
      1. PART 1: Morning Chanting
        1. Transcription -- Complete
      2. PART 2: Evening Chanting
        1. Transcription -- Complete
      3. PART 3: Special Sutta
        1. In Process - up to 3.10 Pacchimabuddhovādapāṭhaṃ (The Last Verse of the Buddha) completed
        2. Notes
          1. N3.2.1 Added Translation: 3.2 Khemāgāthā - Handa mayaṃ khemākhemasaraṇadipikāgāthāyo bhaṇāma se. (Now let us chant the Secure Refuge.)
      4. PART 4: Meditation
    3. Back Matter
      1. List of Contributors
      2. Buddhavacana
  2. New Structure
    1. Cover
      1. Front Cover
      2. Front End-Paper
      3. Spine
      4. Back End-Paper
      5. Back Cover
    2. Front Matter
      1. Half Title
      2. Frontispiece 
      3. Title Page
      4. Colophon
      5. Dedication
      6. Epigraph
      7. Table of Contents
      8. Foreword
      9. Preface
      10. Acknowledgments
      11. Introduction
    3. Body Matter
      1. PART 1: Morning Chanting
      2. PART 2: Evening Chanting 
      3. PART 3: Special Sutta
      4. PART 4: Meditation
    4. Back Matter
      1. Afterword
      2. Conclusion
      3. Appendix
      4. Glossary
      5. Bibliography
      6. Index

Phase 2 – Electronic Books

Wat PasantiDhamma Chanting Book -- Cover -- Grayscale
Wat PasantiDhamma Chanting Book -- Cover -- Grayscale
  1. Ebooks
    1. PDF (A snapshot of the current hard copy)
      1. Scanning Existing Book -- Completed
      2. Prep of Scanned Files -- Completed
        1. Make Content Grayscale as 1 bit indexed - Complete
        2. Cover to Grayscale -- Complete
        3. Cover as Color -- Complete
        4. Size Consistent all pages A4 -- Complete
      3. Convert XCF (Gimp) to PNG -- COmplete
      4. Make PDF using LibreOffice (72DPI using default PDF export setting works best) -- Complete
      5. Mobi
      6. ePub
      7. HTML
    Electronic Books Available

    Phase 3 – Recording (Audio)

    Phase 4 – Video

    Phase 5 – Publication Hard Copy

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