The Buddha's Golden Path: The Classic Introduction to Zen Buddhism

Overview

In 1929, when author Dwight Goddard wrote The Buddha?s Golden Path, he was breaking ground. No American before him had lived the life of a Zen Buddhist monk, and then set out to share what he had learned with his countrymen. The Buddha?s Golden Path is a true classic. It has touched countless lives, and opened the door for future generations in this country to study and embrace the principles of Zen.

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Overview

In 1929, when author Dwight Goddard wrote The Buddha’s Golden Path, he was breaking ground. No American before him had lived the life of a Zen Buddhist monk, and then set out to share what he had learned with his countrymen. The Buddha’s Golden Path is a true classic. It has touched countless lives, and opened the door for future generations in this country to study and embrace the principles of Zen.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780757000232
  • Publisher: Square One Publishers
  • Publication date: 1/1/2002
  • Series: Square One Classics Series
  • Pages: 208
  • Product dimensions: 5.50 (w) x 8.50 (h) x 0.50 (d)

Meet the Author

Dwight Goddard was born in Worcester, Massachusetts in 1861, and became a pioneer in the American Zen Buddhist movement. During his life, he authored and edited nine titles

on Buddhism, including A Buddhist Bible.

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Table of Contents

Contents
Preface
I. Introduction
II. Prince Siddhatha Gautama
III. First Stage--Right Ideas
IV. Second Stage--Right Resolution
V. Third Stage--Right Speech
VI. Fourth Stage--Right Behaviour
VII. Fifth Stage--Right Vocation
VIII. Sixth Stage--Right Effort
IX. Seventh Stage--Right Mindfulness
X. Eighth Stage--Right Concentration
XI. Right Idea
XII. Right Resolution
XIII. Right Use Of Words
XIV. Right Ideals Of Conduct
XV. Right Environment
XVI. Right Mental Ideas
XVII. Right Mindfulness
XVIII. Right Concentration
XIX. Right Intuition
XX. Right Vows
XXI. Right Radiation
XXII. Right Spiritual Behaviour
XXIII. Right Environment
XXIV. Right Spirit
XXV. Right Mindfulness
XXVI. Right Concentration
Index
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