Buddhism: A Short Introduction / Edition 1

Buddhism: A Short Introduction / Edition 1

by Klaus K. Klostermaier
     
 

ISBN-10: 1851681868

ISBN-13: 9781851681860

Pub. Date: 09/01/1999

Publisher: Oneworld Publications


Providing comprehensive coverage of the origins of Buddhism, while also tackling the doctrines and practices of this ancient faith, this comprehensive guide is an insightful and jargon-free picture of the great faith. All the most important topics are rendered accessible to the reader, among them Buddhism as a living tradition; meditation and education; and the

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Providing comprehensive coverage of the origins of Buddhism, while also tackling the doctrines and practices of this ancient faith, this comprehensive guide is an insightful and jargon-free picture of the great faith. All the most important topics are rendered accessible to the reader, among them Buddhism as a living tradition; meditation and education; and the goal of Nirvana. Answering all the questions most people would ask about the key issues of Buddhism, Buddhism: A Short Introduction will enable readers to better understand the vast and varied phenomenon that has deeply shaped a great part of humanity past and present.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781851681860
Publisher:
Oneworld Publications
Publication date:
09/01/1999
Series:
From Buddhism to Sufism Series: Concise Introductions Ser.
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
5.84(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.82(d)

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