Early Buddhist Discourses

Pub Date : 2006-03-15 | Author : John J. Holder | 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..

The Connected Discourses Of The Buddha

Pub Date : 2005-06-10 | Author : | Publisher : Simon and Schuster

ISBN 10 : 9780861719730
ISBN 13 : 0861719735

This volume offers a complete translation of the Samyutta Nikaya, The Connected Discourses of the Buddha, the third of the four great collections in the Sutta Pitaka of the Pali Ca..

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 ..