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Buddhist Bible

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ISBN-10: 0807059110

ISBN-13: 9780807059111

Edition: 2nd 1966

Authors: Dwight Goddard, Robert Aitken

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The first book to bring together the key texts of modern Buddhism In the last hundred years, the world, especially the West, has increasingly embraced the teachings of Buddhism. A Modern Buddhist Bible is the first anthology to bring together the writings from Buddhists, both Eastern and Western, that have redefined Buddhism for our era. Forging a niversal doctrine from the divergent traditions of China, Sri Lanka, Japan, Burma, Thailand, and Tibet, the makers of modern Buddhism saw it as a return to the origin, as renowned scholar Donald Lopez shows. Modern Buddhism is for them a homeward journey to the vision of Buddha himself. Putting far more stress on meditation and spirituality…    
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Book details

List price: $26.00
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 1966
Publisher: Beacon Press
Publication date: 4/1/1994
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 720
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.00" long x 1.50" tall
Weight: 1.694
Language: English

Editor's Preface
Selections from Pali Sources
The Historic Buddha, Narasu
The Word of the Buddha, Nyanatiloka
Tevigga Sutta, Rhys-Davids
118th Discourse, Chao Kung
Selections from Sanskrit Sources
Maha-Prajna-Paramita-Hridaya, Goddard
The Diamond Sutra, Wai-tao
The Surangama Sutra, Wai-tao
Lankavatara Scripture, Suzuki and Goddard
The Awakening of Faith, Wai-tao
Selections from Chinese Sources
Tao-teh-king, Wai-tao
Dhyana for Beginners, Wai-tao
Sutra Spoken by the Sixth Patriarch, Wong Mou-lam
Selections from Tibetan Sources
The Life and Hymns of Milarepa, Evans-Wentz
The Supreme Path, Evans-Wentz
Selections from Modern Sources
Homeless Brothers, Yamabe
Practising the Seventh Stage, Goddard
Summary of Buddha's Dharma