Early Buddhist Discourses

Pub Date : 2006-03-15 | Author : | Publisher : Hackett Publishing

ISBN 10 : 9781603840026
ISBN 13 : 1603840028

Twenty discourses from the Pali Canon--including those most essential to the study and teaching of early Buddhism--are provided in fresh translations, accompanied by introductions ..

Rethinking The Buddha

Pub Date : 2014-06-23 | Author : Eviatar Shulman | Publisher : Cambridge University Press

ISBN 10 : 9781139917261
ISBN 13 : 1139917269

A cornerstone of Buddhist philosophy, the doctrine of the four noble truths maintains that life is replete with suffering, desire is the cause of suffering, nirvana is the end of s..

Meditation And Movement

Pub Date : 2009 | Author : G. Rosser | Publisher : Jessica Kingsley Publishers

ISBN 10 : 9781849050180
ISBN 13 : 184905018X

This book is an accessible series of structured relaxation and self-awareness sessions to help strengthen students' self-control, resilience and respect. This course of structured ..

Encyclopedia Of Monasticism

Pub Date : 2013-12-04 | Author : William M. Johnston | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9781136787164
ISBN 13 : 113678716X

First published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company...

In The Buddha S Words

Pub Date : 2005-08-10 | Author : Bodhi | Publisher : Simon and Schuster

ISBN 10 : 9780861719969
ISBN 13 : 0861719964

This landmark collection is the definitive introduction to the Buddha's teachings - in his own words. The American scholar-monk Bhikkhu Bodhi, whose voluminous translations have wo..