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  • The Buddha and Religious Diversityby J. Abraham Velez de Cea

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 54.95

    Providing a rigorous analysis of Buddhist ways of understanding religious diversity, this book develops a new foundation for cross-cultural understanding of religious diversity in our time. Examining the complexity and uniqueness of Buddha?s approach to religious pluralism using four main categories ? namely exclusivism, inclusivism, pluralistic-inclusivism... more...

  • An Ancient Pathby Paul R Fleischman

    Pariyatti Publishing 2009; US$ 6.99

    A collection of talks given by Dr. Paul Fleischman on Vipassana meditation as taught by S.N. Goenka, these selections explore subjects such as mental health, mindfulness, and cultivating inner peace. They were given to diverse audiences across the world in locations including Boston, Madrid, Vienna, and Dublin. These talks are a valuable introduction... more...

  • The Clock of Vipassana has Struckby S. N. Goenka; Pierluigi Confalonieri; Ba Khin

    Pariyatti Publishing 2013; US$ 6.99

    This collection brings the writings and teachings of Sayagyi U Ba Khin?the teacher of S. N. Goenka?together under one cover, with biographical information and a commentary by Goenka. The story of U Ba Khin and his teaching of the Dhamma is set in context through an extensive interview with S. N. Goenka, conducted by Pierluigi Confalonieri, who also... more...

  • How Buddhism Acquired a Soul on the Way to Chinaby Jungnok Park

    Equinox Publishing Ltd 2012; US$ 34.95

    How Buddhism Acquired a Soul on the Way to China tells the story of the spread of Buddhist religious thinking and practice from India to China and how, along the way, a religion was changed. more...

  • Spiritual Compassby Satish Kumar

    UIT Cambridge Ltd. 2007; US$ 15.99

    Draws on the Indian Ayurvedic tradition which characterises the mind as having three gunas, or primary qualities: sattva (characterised by calmness, clarity and purity), rajas (energy and passion), and tamas (dullness and ignorance). more...

  • Lucid Exposition of the Middle Wayby Mervyn Sprung

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 170.00

    Originally published in 1979. The Prasannapada is the explanation of the versed aphorisms of Nagarjuna which are the first and basic statement of the Buddhist philosophy of the middle way. When first published, this volume was the first attempt, in any European language, to present all the essentials of this most radical of Buddhist philosophical... more...

  • Pathways of Buddhist Thoughtby Ven Nyanaponika

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 170.00

      Originally published in 1971. The essays in this volume cover some of the most important aspects of Buddhism and include discussion of such themes as the nature of Buddhism, Buddhist ethics and philosophical concepts, Buddhism and science, the Power of Mindfulness, Anatta and Nibbana.         more...

  • The Central Philosophy of Buddhismby T R V Murti

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 170.00

    Originally published in 1955. The Madhyamika philosophy is, in the author?s view, the philosophy which created a revolution in Buddhism and through that in the whole range of Indian philosophy. This volume is a study of the Madhyamika philosophy in all its important aspects and is divided into three parts: Historical: this traces the origin... more...

  • Innovative Buddhist Womenby Karma Lekshe Tsomo

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 58.95

    Combines the voices of scholars and practitioners in analysing Buddhist women's history. 26 articles document the lives of women who have set in motion changes within Buddhist societies, with analyses of issues such as gender, ethnicity, authority, and class that affect the lives of women in traditional Buddhist cultures and, increasingly, the west. more...

  • The Star Spangled Buddhistby Jeffrey Ourvan

    Skyhorse Publishing 2013; US$ 24.99

    Approximately four million Americans claim to be Buddhist. Moreover, hundreds of thousands of Americans of various faiths read about Buddhism, are interested in its philosophical tenets, or fashionably view themselves as Buddhists. They?re part of what?s been described as the fastest-growing religious movement in America: a large group of people... more...