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Ikeda, Daisaku

Works: 2,151 works in 4,847 publications in 20 languages and 52,174 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Interviews  Records and correspondence  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Biography  Bibliography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Illustrator, Creator, Commentator for written text
Classifications: CB428, 909.82
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Choose life : a dialogue by Arnold Toynbee( Book )
69 editions published between 1976 and 2009 in 12 languages and held by 2,772 libraries worldwide
The topics discussed in this book are of very diverse kinds. Some of them are urgent concern at the present time, but some of them are issues of perennial importance that have been pondered and discussed by human beings ever since the unknown date at which our ancestors first awoke to consciousness. It seems probable that these perennial questions will continue to be debated so long as mankind survives in the psychosomatic form in which we exist in our material environment, that is to say, in the biosphere that covers the planet earth
Buddhism, the first millennium by Daisaku Ikeda( Book )
72 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,388 libraries worldwide
Beginning with the events immediately following the dark days after the death of Shakyamuni and continuing over a period of 1,000 years, this dynamic tome covers a vast and complex series of events and developments in the history of Buddhism. Through a thorough examination of its early development in India, a new light is cast on little-known aspects of Buddhist history and its relevance to the understanding of Buddhism today. Topics include the formation of the Buddhist canon, the cultural exchange between the East and West, and the spirit of the Lotus Sutra
Search for a new humanity : a dialogue between Josef Derbolav and Daisaku Ikeda by Josef Derbolav( Book )
4 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 1,088 libraries worldwide
Together, Daisaku Ikeda and Josef Derbulav explore a wide range of topics, starting with a discussion of the tension between tradition and modernization in Japan and elsewhere. They compare humanism in East and West, and Buddhism and Christianity. Focusing on the crucial topic of education, they consider the roles of ethics and religion, and zero in on concrete problems and issues: education and political authority, absenteeism, violence in schools, and juvenile delinquency
The human revolution by Daisaku Ikeda( Book )
103 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,051 libraries worldwide
Dawn after dark by Daisaku Ikeda( Book )
5 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 1,043 libraries worldwide
The Snow Country Prince by Daisaku Ikeda( Book )
26 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 955 libraries worldwide
Encouraged by the words of the Snow Country Prince, Mariko and Kazuo nurse an injured swan back to health during the long winter
The living Buddha : an interpretive biography by Daisaku Ikeda( Book )
44 editions published between 1973 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 871 libraries worldwide
An intimate portrayal of one of history's most important and obscure figures, the Buddha, this chronicle reveals him not as a mystic, but a warm and engaged human being that was very much the product of his turbulent times. This biographical account traces the path of Siddhartha Gautama as he walked away from the pleasure palace that had been his home and joined a growing force of wandering monks, ultimately making his way towards enlightenment beneath the bodhi tree, and spending the next 45 years sharing his insights along the banks of the Ganges. The Buddhist canon is expertly harvested to
Life, an enigma, a precious jewel by Daisaku Ikeda( Book )
62 editions published between 1973 and 2003 in 9 languages and held by 827 libraries worldwide
Glass children and other essays by Daisaku Ikeda( Book )
18 editions published between 1979 and 1995 in English and Portuguese and held by 780 libraries worldwide
Songs from my heart : poems and photographs by Daisaku Ikeda( Book )
28 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 756 libraries worldwide
The flower of Chinese Buddhism by Daisaku Ikeda( Book )
29 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 659 libraries worldwide
Beginning with the introduction of the religion into China, this chronicle depicts the evolution of Buddhism. The career and achievements of the great Kumarajiva are investigated, exploring the famed philosophical treatises that form the core of East Asian Buddhist literature. Providing a useful and accessible introduction to the influential Tien-t'ai school of Buddhism in Japan as well as the teachings of the 13th-century monk Nichiren, this examination places special emphasis on the faith of the Lotus Sutra and the major works of masters such as Hui-su, Chih-i, and Chanjan. From the early tr
Before it is too late by Aurelio Peccei( Book )
21 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 371 libraries worldwide
A new humanism : the university addresses of Daisaku Ikeda by Daisaku Ikeda( Book )
17 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and held by 286 libraries worldwide
Global civilization : a Buddhist-Islamic dialogue by Daisaku Ikeda( Book )
21 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and French and held by 256 libraries worldwide
"Global Civilization is addressed to students to Buddhism, Islam and international communication but most importantly to the general reader. It is a call for tolerance, for dialogue and ultimately for peace."--Jacket
A quest for global peace : Rotblat and Ikeda on war, ethics, and the nuclear threat by Joseph Rotblat( Book )
11 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 202 libraries worldwide
"This series of dialogues between two leading ethical thinkers brings together the courage and humanity of Rotblat with the spiritual wisdom and global visionary outlook of Daisaku Ikeda, the leader of the world's largest and most influential lay Buddhist organisation. Together they reflect on fundamental issues of war and peace, the ethics of nuclear deterrence and the trajectory of Joseph Rotblat's career, from the Manhattan Project to the Pugwash Conferences and his Nobel Brize."--Jacket
The persistence of religion : comparative perspectives on modern spirituality by Harvey Cox( Book )
11 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and French and held by 159 libraries worldwide
"In the nineteenth century, Nietzsche famously announced that God was dead. In the twentieth century, an increasing reliance on science and technology led to a widespread rejection of belief on the grounds of its irrationality. Yet for all the skepticism directed towards it, religion has not died. In fact, the opposite has occurred: it has persisted and proliferated." "In this wide-ranging dialogue, two leading commentators on religion address - from their different but complementary traditions of Christianity and Buddhism - the continuing appeal of spirituality to people eager to explore fundamental questions of meaning and identity. The authors indicate that science, for all the benefits it has conferred, has limits of explanation. It may be able to show how, but not necessarily why."--Jacket
New horizons in eastern humanism : Buddhism, Confucianism and the quest for global peace by Weiming Tu( Book )
12 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 159 libraries worldwide
"China now attracts global attention and headlines that are directly proportionate to its increasing economic and geopolitical power. But for several millennia the philosophy that has guided and shaped the soul of China is not modern Communism, or even new forms of capitalism, but rather Confucianism. And one of the most striking phenomena relating to China's ascendancy on the world stage is a burgeoning interest, throughout Asia and beyond, in the humanistic culture and value-system that underlie Chinese politics and finance: particularly the complex, multi-layered and sophisticated thought of Confucius as passed on in the Analects. In this stimulating and wide-ranging conversation, two leading thinkers from the Confucian and Mahayana Buddhist traditions explore the timely relevance of rejuvenated Confucian ethics to some of the most urgent issues in the modern world, including: Sino-Japanese-US relations; the transformation of society through education and dialogue; and the role of world religions in promoting human happiness and flourishing. Assessing fascinating correspondences between the Confucian and Buddhist world-views, and discussing such thinkers as Mencius, Nichiren, Zhang Zai, Spinoza, Gandhi, Max Weber, Levinas, Tang Junyi, and Habermas, the interlocutors commit themselves to a view of spirituality and religion that, without blurring cultural difference, is focused above all on the 'universal heart': on a notion of harmony between people and nature that leads finally to peace and to a hopeful future for all humanity."--Page 4 of cover
A dialogue between East and West : looking to a human revolution by Ricardo Díez-Hochleitner( Book )
8 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and French and held by 133 libraries worldwide
Que peut être l'impact des différentes cultures sur l'avenir de la planète ? En répondant au maux de l'humanité dans une perspective bouddhique, et au travers de la philosophie orientale, Daisaku Ikeda invite à placer au premier plan la dignité de la vie. Ricardo Diez-Hochleitner préconise un programme éducatif et de développement adapté pour relever les défis posés par la pauvreté, l'inégalité scolaire, le changement climatique
Human rights in the twenty-first century : a dialogue by Austregésilo de Athayde( Book )
8 editions published in 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 105 libraries worldwide
Austregesilo de Athayde, President of the Brazilian Academy of Letters for 34 years until his death in September 1993, is perhaps best remembered as one of the most prominent and effective South American champions of human rights. Athayde played a major role in drafting the UN Universal Declaration of Human Rights which was adopted in December 1948. The dialogue begins with a discussion of some of the great modern espousers of human rights, including Mahatma Gandhi, Martin Luther King and Nelson Mandela. Athayde then recounts how the UN declaration came into being and describes his role in the
On the Japanese classics : conversations and appreciations by Daisaku Ikeda( Book )
24 editions published between 1974 and 1986 in 3 languages and held by 82 libraries worldwide
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Alternative Names
Chʻih-tʻien, Ta-tso
Chitian, Dazuo
Chitian, Dazuo 1928-
Daisaku, Ikeda
Daisaku Ikeda 1928-....
Daisaku Ikeda Japanese writer
Daisaku Ikeda japanischer Schriftsteller und Philosoph
Ikeda, Daisaku
Ikeda, Daisaku 1928-
Ikèda, Dajsaku.
Ikeda, Dajsaku 1928-
Ikhēda, Daisāku 1928-
Икеда, Дайсаку, 1928-
إيكيدا، ديزاكو، 1928-
دايساكو إكيدا، 1928-
ไดซากุ อิเคดะ
이케다 다이사쿠
イケダ, ダイサク 1928-
池田 大作.
池田 大作 1928-....
池田大作 1928-
English (440)
Japanese (102)
Chinese (34)
German (29)
French (21)
Portuguese (13)
Spanish (10)
Danish (9)
Thai (8)
Italian (6)
Swahili (3)
Catalan (3)
Indonesian (3)
Vietnamese (2)
Bengali (2)
Korean (1)
Urdu (1)
Nepali (1)
Hindi (1)
Sinhalese (1)
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