2010. Nāmapada: A Guide to Names in the Triratna Buddhist Order. Visible Mantra Press.

2010. Pilgrimage Diary: Record of a Pilgrimage Through Buddhist India. Visible Mantra Press.

2011. Visible Mantra: Visualising and Writing Buddhist Mantras. Visible Mantra Books.

2013. Talking to the Kālāmas: The Kesaputta Sutta (AN 3.65). Translation and Commentary. Visible Mantra Press.

2021. The Concept of Niyāma in Buddhism. Visible Mantra Press. £8.99.


Beyond the Myth of the Heart Sutra: A Revisionist History, Text, and Interpretation.[working title]

Peer-reviewed Articles

2004. "Suicide as a response to suffering." Western Buddhist Review, 4.

2010. "Did King Ajātasattu Confess to the Buddha, and did the Buddha Forgive Him?" Journal of Buddhist Ethics, 15, 279-307.

2010. "The Hundred Syllable Vajrasattva Mantra." Western Buddhist Review, 5, 1-13.

2012. "Facing Death without a Soul: A Response to George Adams." Journal of Ecumenical Studies, 47, no.2 (Spring).

2012. "Possible Iranian Origins for Sākyas and Aspects of Buddhism." Journal of the Oxford Centre for Buddhist Studies, 3, 47-69.

2013. "Translation Strategies for the Cūḷa-Māluṅkya Sutta and its Chinese Counterparts." Journal of the Oxford Centre for Buddhist Studies, 5, 42-63.

2013. "The Spiral Path or Lokuttara Paṭiccasamuppāda." Western Buddhist Review,6, 1–34.

2014. "Escaping the Inescapable: Changes in Buddhist Karma." Journal of Buddhist Ethics,21,503-535.

(2015). Heart Murmurs: Some Problems with Conze’s Prajñāpāramitāhṛdaya. Journal of the Oxford Centre for Buddhist Studies, 828-48.

(2017). "Form is (Not) Emptiness: The Enigma at the Heart of the Heart Sutra." Journal of the Oxford Centre for Buddhist Studies, 13,52–80.

(2017). "‘Epithets of the Mantra’ in the Heart Sutra." Journal of the Oxford Centre for Buddhist Studies,12, 26–57.

(2018). "A Note on Niṣṭhānirvāṇa in the Heart Sutra." Journal of the Oxford Centre For Buddhist Studies, 14, 10-17.

(2018). "Defining Vedanā: Through the Looking Glass." Contemporary Buddhism, 18 no. 3, 31-46.

(2018). "The Buddhas of the Three Times and the Chinese Origins of the Heart Sutra." Journal of the Oxford Centre for Buddhist Studies,15, 9-27.

(2019). "Xuanzang’s Relationship to the Heart Sūtra in Light of the Fangshan Stele." Journal of Chinese Buddhist Studies, 32, 1–30.

(2020). "Ungarbling Section VI of the Sanskrit Heart Sutra." Journal of the Oxford Centre for Buddhist Studies, 18, 11-41.

(2020). "Edward Conze: A Re-evaluation of the Man and his Contribution to Prajñāpāramitā Studies." Journal of the Oxford Centre for Buddhist Studies, 19, 22-51.

(2020). "The History of the Heart Sutra as a Palimpsest." Pacific World, Series 4, no.1, 155-182.

(2020). "Studying The Heart Sutra: Basic Sources And Methods (A Response To Ng And Ānando)." Buddhist Studies Review, 37 (1-2), 199–217.

(2021). "Preliminary Notes on the Extended Heart Sutra in Chinese." Asian Literature and Translation 8(1): 63–85. DOI:

(2021): "The Chinese Origins of the Heart Sutra Revisited: A Comparative Analysis of the Chinese and Sanskrit Texts." Journal of the International Association of Buddhist Studies. 44: 13-52. 

(2022) "The Cessation of Sensory Experience and Prajñāpāramitā Philosophy" International Journal of Buddhist Thought and Culture 32(1):111-148.ñāpāramitā_Philosophy.

(2022). "The Heart Sutra Revisited." [Review article]. Buddhist Studies Review. 39(2): 229-254. [Critique of five articles on the Heart Sutra appearing in Acta Asiatica 121 and purporting to represent the "frontier" of Heart Sutra research]

Magazine articles

2003. "Healing the Land – A Buddhist perspective on aesthetic renewal." Urthona: Buddhism and Art

2021. "Losing Ourselves in the Heart Sutra: A new reading of the ancient scripture surfaces a forgotten Buddhist practice." Tricycle Magazine. Spring 2021: 83-4, 104-6.

Unpublished Articles

(2017). "A Preliminary Critical Edition of the Chinese Heart Sutra." Draft on academia.
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