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Verses from the center : a Buddhist vision of the sublime

Author: Nāgārjuna; Stephen Batchelor
Publisher: New York : Riverhead Books, 2000.
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The understanding of the nature of reality is the insight upon which the Buddha was able to achieve his own enlightenment. This vision of the sublime is the source of all that is enigmatic and paradoxical about Buddhism. In Verses from the Center, Stephen Batchelor explores the history of this concept and provides readers with translations of the most important poems ever written on the subject, the poems of 2nd  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Early works
Early works to 1800
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Nāgārjuna, active 2nd century.
Verses from the center.
New York : Riverhead Books, 2000
(DLC) 00021123
(OCoLC)43318427
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Nāgārjuna; Stephen Batchelor
ISBN: 9781101663097 110166309X
OCLC Number: 988751809
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xvii, 181 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Other Titles: Madhyamakakārikā.
Responsibility: Stephen Batchelor.
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The bestselling author of "Buddhism Without Beliefs" turns his attention to the Buddha's central insight into the nature of reality, arguably one of the most enigmatic and intriguing visions in all  Read more...

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