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- C.H. Beck 2015; US$ 8.53
Der Buddhismus ist seit mehr als zweitausend Jahren eine der gro▀en geistigen Bewegungen in den Kulturen Asiens und Řbt heute weltweit eine ungebrochene Faszination aus. Das Buch stellt den Buddhismus in seiner historischen Entwicklung und vielfńltigen Auffńcherung dar und endet mit der Aufnahme des Buddhismus in der westlichen Welt. Biographische... more...
- Trinity University Press 2014; US$ 17.95
In this thoughtful, affectionate collection of interviews and letters spanning three decades, beloved poet Gary Snyder talks with South African writer and scholar Julia Martin. Over this period many things changed decisivelyŚglobally, locally, and in their personal livesŚand these changing conditions provide the back story for a long conversation.... more...
- Osho Media International 2014; US$ 7.95
The Heart Sutra, originally a very short set of verses, was given in privacy. It was a message to one of Buddha?s close disciples, Sariputra, and was specifically addressed to him.áOver time, the Heart Sutra became one of Buddhism's core teachings. In these ten talks Osho presents the powerful message of these ancient wordsáand brings them to a modern... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 190.00
This is a semiotic study of a corpus of texts that KumÔrajţva (344-413 CE), ParamÔrtha (499~569 CE) and Xuanzang (599~664 CE) transmitted from India to China, featuring a critical reading of the Dazhidu Lun (T1509, MahÔ-Praj˝ÔpÔramitÔ-upade˙a-┌Ôstra), San Wuxing Lun (T1617, Try-asvabhÔva-prakara.na), and Guangbai Lun (T1571, Catu.h˙ataka-˙Ôstra-kÔrika).... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 145.00
First published in 1914, this is a fascinating investigation of the origins of Buddhism, drawing on a wealth of evidence relating to the life and teachings of the Buddha. First considering how the study of the Buddhist doctrine can be used to critique religious systems such as Christianity, BarthÚlemy Saint-Hilaire proceeds to discuss Buddhism at... more...
- Hodder & Stoughton 2013; US$ 8.11
Learn in a week, remember for a lifetime!. In just one week, this accessible book will give you knowledge to last forever. End of chapter summaries and multiple choice questions are all designed to help you test your knowledge and gain confidence. So whether you are a student or you simply want to widen your knowledge, you will find this seven-day... more...
- HarperCollins Publishers 2013; US$ 3.78
A Buddhist life is lived with peace, joy and contentment: each day can be a step along the path to true enlightenment. To live by these values every day takes patience, skill and knowledge, but it is hugely rewarding. This book can show you how to begin to do so ? in just 20 minutes. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 46.95
The Buddhist field of knowledge is now so vast that few can master all of it, and the study and application of its principles must be a matter of choice. One may choose the magnificent moral philosophy of Theravada, the oldest school, or the Zen training of Japan; or special themes such as the doctrine of No-self, the Mahayana emphasis on compassion... more...
- Tuttle Publishing 2012; US$ 9.99
This title was originally published in print form by Tuttle Publishing in 1976. This book, as the author explains in his preface, does not attempt to give an exposition of any particular thought from the authoritative point of view. It is rather, a collection of essays on Buddhism as understood by a Japanese student who sets out on a journey in search... more...