Early Buddhist Metaphysics

Pub Date : 2005-02-28 | Author : Noa Ronkin | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9781134283125
ISBN 13 : 1134283121

Early Buddhist Metaphysics provides a philosophical account of the major doctrinal shift in the history of early Theravada tradition in India: the transition from the earliest stra..

Wisdom Wide And Deep

Pub Date : 2011-10-10 | Author : Shaila Catherine | Publisher : Simon and Schuster

ISBN 10 : 9780861718528
ISBN 13 : 0861718526

Wisdom Wide and Deep is a comprehensive guide to an in-depth training that emphasizes the application of concentrated attention (jhana) to profound and liberating insight (vipassan..

Buddhist Philosophy

Pub Date : 2009-04-25 | Author : William Edelglass | Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN 10 : UOM:39015078788950
ISBN 13 :

The Buddhist philosophical tradition is vast, internally diverse, and comprises texts written in a variety of canonical languages. It is hence often difficult for those with traini..

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..

Lives Lived Lives Imagined

Pub Date : 2010-08-10 | Author : Linda Covill | Publisher : Wisdom Publications

ISBN 10 : STANFORD:36105216994397
ISBN 13 :

From the Buddha in ancient India to a nun in modern-day Los Angeles, Lives Lived, Lives Imagined crosses time, traditions, and cultures to present fascinating depictions of lives l..