skip to content
What the Buddha taught Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

What the Buddha taught

Author: Walpola Rahula; Paul Demiéville
Publisher: Oxford Oneworld 2008
Series: Oneworld classics in religious studies.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:

This clear and informative guide draws on the words spoken by the Buddha to convey the true nature of Buddhist wisdom.

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Walpola Rahula; Paul Demiéville
ISBN: 1851681426 ) 9781851681426 ((pbk.)
OCLC Number: 254572873
Notes: c1959; 1. publ. by Oneworld 1997
Description: XVI, 151 S. Ill. 22 cm
Contents: List of Illustrations vii Foreword ix Preface xi The Buddha xv 1 The Buddhist Attitude of Mind 1 THE FOUR NOBLE TRUTHS 2 The First Noble Truth: Dukkha 16 3 The Second Noble Truth: Samudaya: 'The Arising of Dukkha' 29 4 The Third Noble Truth: Nirodha: 'The Cessation of Dukkha' 35 5 The Fourth Noble Truth: Magga: 'The Path' 45 6 The Doctrine of No-Soul: Anatta 51 7 'Meditation' or Mental Culture: Bhavana 67 8 What the Buddha Taught and the World Today 76 SELECTED TEXTS 91 Abbreviations 139 Selected Bibliography 140 Glossary 142 Index 148
Series Title: Oneworld classics in religious studies.
Responsibility: Walpola Rahula. With a foreword by Paul Demiéville

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(1)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/254572873>
library:oclcnum"254572873"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
schema:contributor
schema:creator
schema:datePublished"2008"
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1336342>
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:isPartOf
schema:name"What the Buddha taught"
schema:publication
schema:publisher
schema:workExample
wdrs:describedby

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.