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One of the most popular Buddhist texts now includes an index. Many of the verses of which have parallels in the texts of other Buddhist schools and in non-Buddhist sources It is a collection of verses arranged according to their subject matter and is the first Pali text to have been edited in Europe. It is the second book of the Khuddaka-nikaya of Sutta-pitaka and this edition uses all the latest research.
[The 1914 edition by Ven. Suriyagoda Sumangala is no longer available from the PTS.]
The PTS English translation of Dhammapada is called Word of the Doctrine.
There is also an early translation (1931) by Mrs. C.A.F. Rhys Davids in Minor Anthologies, Vol. I.
Please also see other translations of Dhammapada available in Pariyatti's Dhammapada listing.