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Intogether with several of his students, Ven. Bodhi has many important publications to his credit, either as author, translator, or editor. It is a volume that no serious student of Buddhism should miss.

Great Disciples of the Buddha : Their Lives Their Works Their Legacy

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Connected Discourses of the Buddha Bhikkhu Bodhi. His books include a german translation of the Samyutta Nikaya parts 4 and 5 a two-volume chronicle on Buddhism in Germany, and a biography of Ven. Dispatched from the UK in 3 business days When will my order arrive? Drawn from a wide range of authentic Pali sources, the material in these stories has never before been assembled in a single volume.


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Here are the stories of his early disciples, the men and women who studied with him directly, and who can necker us all to the power and depth of spiritual friendship. The Best Books of He returned to the U. Visit our Beautiful Books page and find lovely books for kids, photography lovers and more. In the Buddha’s Words Bhikkhu Bodhi. Great Disciples of the Buddha Hellmuth Hecker.

Conveniently annotated hecmer the same system of sutta references used in each of the other series volumes, Great Disciples of the Buddha allows the reader to hwllmuth place each student in the larger picture of Buddha’s life.

When read with careful attention, these stories can sharpen our understanding of the Buddhist path by allowing us to contemplate the living portraits of the people who fulfilled the early Buddhist ideals hceker human perfection. Great Disciples of the Buddha: By using our website you agree to our use of cookies. We’re featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book.

Through these engaging tales, we meet all manner of human beings – rich, poor, male, female, young, old – whose unique stories are told with an eye to the details of ordinary human concerns.

Looking for beautiful books? Other books in this series. Balangoda Ananda Maitreya ehllmuth Review quote “The living tradition of Buddhism is the linkage of spiritual friendships that bring us all the way back to the Buddha. From to he was the editor for the Buddhist Publication Society in Kandy, where he lived for ten years with the senior German monk, Ven.


The characters detailed include: Nyanatiloka Mahathera, the first German Buddhist monk. Book ratings by Goodreads. Bodhi founded Buddhist Global Relief, a nonprofit supporting hunger relief, sustainable agriculture, and education in countries suffering from chronic poverty and malnutrition. Twenty-four of the Buddha’s most distinguished disciples are brought to life in ten chapters of rich narration.

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After completing his university studies he traveled to Sri Lanka, where he received novice ordination in and full ordination in hekcer, both under the leading Sri Lankan scholar-monk, Ven.

Product details Format Paperback pages Dimensions x x Description A perennial favorite, Great Disciples of the Buddha is now relaunched in our best-selling Teachings of the Buddha series.

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