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Peace in the Buddha"s discourses

Dennis Candy

Peace in the Buddha"s discourses

a compilation and discussion

by Dennis Candy

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Published by Buddhist Publication Society in Kandy .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gautama Buddha -- Teachings,
  • Peace -- Religious aspects -- Buddhism

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 133-134).

    Statementby Dennis Candy ; [edited by Bhikkhu Nyanatusita].
    ContributionsNyanatusita, Bhikkhu.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBQ4570.P4+
    The Physical Object
    Pagination142 p. ;
    Number of Pages142
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23150679M
    ISBN 109789552403095
    LC Control Number2008319895


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In times of social conflict, intolerance, and war, the Buddha’s approach to creating and sustaining peace takes on a new and urgent significance.

Even readers unacquainted with Buddhism will appreciate these ancient teachings, always clear, practical, undogmatic, and so contemporary in flavor. Editorial Reviews "A remarkable book.

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E-BOOK EXCERPT. This landmark collection is the definitive introduction to the Buddha's teachings - in his own words. The American scholar-monk Bhikkhu Bodhi, whose voluminous translations have won widespread acclaim, here presents selected discourses of the Buddha from the Pali Canon, the earliest record of what the Buddha taught.

This book offers a complete translation of the Majjhima Nikāya, or Middle Length Discourses of the Buddha, one of the major collections of texts in the Pāli Canon, the authorised scriptures of Theravada collection - among the oldest records of the historical Buddha's original teachings - consists of suttas or discourses of middle length, distinguished as such from the.

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This book In the Buddha's Words: An Anthology of Discourses from the Pali Canon (Teachings of the Buddha) has been an excellent introduction to the teachings of the Buddha. So much so that as soon as I finished reading it I purchased The Middle Length Discourses (Majjhima Nikaya), also translated by the Venerable Bikkhu Bodhi/5().

The Heart of the Buddha's Teaching book. Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers. In The Heart of the Buddhas Teaching, now with added material and new insights, They are often referred to as "The Discourses," or "The Early Discourses." The vinayas are Buddha's teachings on how monks and lay Buddhists should live /5.

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But because Gibran was a poet, not a mystic, in The Prophet he could give us only a work of imagination, a glimpse into the dream that is the mystic's everyday reality. The first part of the book deals with the Life of the Buddha, thc second with the Dhamma, the Pāli term for His Doctrine.

* The Buddha-Dhamma is a moral and philosophical system which expounds a unique path of Enlightenment, and is not a subject to be studied from a mere academic standpoint. “This book is essential reading for the socially engaged individual, Buddhist or otherwise.” – Buddhadharma “Through scholarship and wise discernment Bhikkhu Bodhi has choosen a set of discourses that uncover and make clear the Buddha's approach to social ed on: Decem   Even readers unacquainted with Buddhism will appreciate these ancient teachings, always clear, practical, undogmatic, and so contemporary in flavor.

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The Suttanipata Book Summary: This landmark volume in the Teachings of the Buddha series translates the Suttanipata, a text that matches the Dhammapada in its concise power and its centrality to the Buddhist tradition. Celebrated translator Bhikkhu Bodhi illuminates this text and its classical commentaries with elegant renderings and authoritative annotations.

Quotes from In the Buddha's Words: An Anthology of Discourses from the Pali Canon. that is, who has gone to the ultimate peace, Nibbāna, in the same way that the Buddhas of the past have gone.” ― Bhikkhu Bodhi, quote from In the Buddha's Words: An Anthology of Discourses from the Pali Canon quotes are a great way to remember a book.

“(3) Insight Surpasses All [The Buddha said to Anāthapiṇḍika:] “In the past, householder, there was a brahmin named Velāma.

He gave such a great alms offering as this: eighty-four thousand bowls of gold filled with silver; eighty-four thousand bowls of silver filled with gold; eighty-four thousand bronze bowls filled with bullion; eighty-four thousand elephants, chariots, milch cows Author: Bhikkhu Bodhi.

Content: But silence speaks in its own way, sings its own song of joy, of peace, of beauty and blessings; otherwise there would not have been a TAO TE CHING, nor would there have been a SERMON ON THE MOUNT.I consider these to be the real poetries although they are not compiled in any poetic way.

They are outsiders. They are kept out. This is true in a way: they don't belong to the norm, to. These include The Middle Length Discourses of the Buddha (Majjhima Nikaya, ), The Connected Discourses of the Buddha (Samyutta Nikaya, ), and The Numerical Discourses of the Buddha (Anguttara Nikaya, ).

Intogether with several of his students, Ven. Bodhi founded Buddhist Global Relief, a nonprofit supporting hunger relief /5(40).

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In this volume acclaimed scholar-monk Bhikkhu Bodhi has collected and translated the Buddha’s teachings on conflict resolution. Parables from the Book of the Buddha’s Previous Existences on length Discourses of the Buddha, two of the oldest of the Buddhist books. References to the Buddhist Scriptures in the Bhabra edict of the finest of the Buddhist parables turning [xxiii] on the Sacrifice of the Eyes, are from the Pāli, and are very old.

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In The Buddhas Words An Anthology Of Discourses From The Pali Canon Teachings Of The Buddha Book also available for Read Online, mobi, docx and mobile and kindle reading. The Buddhist scripture is a large collection of books called the Tripitaka/Tipitaka (Sanskrit/Pāli). Large enough to fill a book case and drain your wallet too.

I have hundreds tied up in my collection and it is far from complete. The good news is that you can read some of it online. The Pali canon is the oldest extant complete tipitaka.

At peace, he is the sage among those who bring peace; Freed, he is the chief of those who set free; Delivered, he is the best of those who deliver. —Anguttara Nikaya In the Buddha's Words An Anthology of Discourses from the Pali Canon Edited and introduced by Bhikkhu Bodhi WISDOM PUBLICATIONS • BOSTON.

The Connected Discourses of the Buddha: A New Translation of the Samyutta Nikaya Bhikkhu Bodhi. The Dhammapada Ananda Maitreya. The Dhammapada Narada Thera, tr.

The Dhammapada Gil Fronsdal, tr. The Dhammapada Thanissaro Bhikkhu, tr. Handful of Leaves Thanissaro Bhikkhu, tr. In the Buddha’s Words: An Anthology of Discourses form the Pali Canon. Divided into ten thematic chapters, In the Buddha's Words reveals the full scope of the Buddha's discourses, from family life and marriage to renunciation and the path of insight.

A concise, informative introduction precedes each chapter, guiding the reader toward a deeper understanding of the texts that follow. This book contains/5(K). Loving-Kindness in Plain English Appendix 1: The Buddha’s Discourses on Loving-Friendliness.

If you are familiar with Bhikkhu Bodhi's book In the Buddha's Words: An Anthology of Discourses from the Pali Canon (The Teachings of the Buddha) (which I also highly recommend) then this is very similar in structure.

Each section has an introduction which explains what is covered in that section and then each section is made up of passages /5(41). Buddhism is an Indian religion founded on the teachings of a mendicant and spiritual teacher called "the Buddha" ("the Awakened One", c.

5th to 4th century BCE). Early texts have the Buddha's family name as "Gautama" (Pali: Gotama). The details of Buddha's life are mentioned in many Early Buddhist Texts but are inconsistent, and his social background and life details are difficult to prove. Divided into ten thematic chapters, In the Buddha's Words reveals the full scope of the Buddha's discourses, from family life and marriage to renunciation and the path of insight.

A concise, informative introduction precedes each chapter, guiding the reader toward a deeper understanding of the texts that follow.

This book contains/5(2). Thich Nhat Hanh, a Vietnamese Zen master, poet, best-selling author and peace activist, has been a Buddhist monk for over 40 years. He was chairman of the Vietnamese Buddhist Peace delegations during the Vietnam War and was nominated by Dr Martin Luther King for the Nobel Peace Size: 2MB.

The complete-book-of-buddhas-lists-explained 1. Page 1 known as the Pali Canon are referenced by their Pali are the English equivalents to the discourses cited in this book: Page13Digha Nikaya, The Long DiscoursesMajjhima Nikaya, The Middle Length DiscoursesSamyutta Nikaya, The Connected DiscoursesAnguttara Nikaya, The.

Re: In the Buddha's Words - Open Source Version Post by Digity» Tue am I just ordered this book and I'm looking forward to reading it. The complexities of Buddhism are attainable and understandable within Hanh's prose, and he sheds light on the true practices of Buddhism without insisting on dogma.

Reading this book makes one wish to be part of Hanh's Sangha, or practice group. He is a pure, pleasant, smiling and upbeat presence in a world of manufactured negativity and suffering.

This landmark collection is the definitive introduction to the Buddha’s teachings—in his own words. The American scholar-monk Bhikkhu Bodhi, whose voluminous translations have won widespread acclaim, here presents selected discourses of the Buddha from the Pali Canon, the earliest record of what the Buddha taught.

Divided into ten thematic chapters, In the Buddha’s Words reveals [ ]. Berkley Center for Religion, Peace & World Affairs. M Street NW, Suite Washington, D.C. Phone: Fax: Email: [email protected] Stay Updated. Sign up for our newsletter and event information.

Books such as Professor Hunt’s The Buddha’s Path of Peace may help to bring this process to the fore. Professor Chandra Wickramasinghe, Buckingham University, UK In the hundred or so generations that have passed since the Buddha walked among us, people have been left with the challenge of preserving and passing on his teachings in a way.