Archiv der Kategorie: Buddhism

Chinese Buddhism

Chinese Buddhism – Joseph Edkins This is a book of remarkable interest, describing the entrance, progress, and characteristics of Buddhism in China, and containing a Life of Buddha. Dr. Edkins‘ long residence in China and his thorough study of all … Weiterlesen

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The Hymns of the Rigveda

The Hymns of the Rigveda – Ralph T. H. Griffith This book contains the most important passages selected from the Buddhist Sacred Books. The aim of the present work is to take different ideas and conceptions found in Pâli writings, … Weiterlesen

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The Ideals Of The East

The Ideals Of The East – Kakuzo Okakura The results of Mr. Okakura’s visits to China and India, where he made exhaustive studies, are brilliantly set forth in this book, “ The Ideals of the East „, explaining his important … Weiterlesen

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The Creed of Buddha

The Creed of Buddha – Edmond Holmes The author of “ The Creed of Buddha “ can safely say that no better exposition of Buddhism has ever been given to the world. It is sympathetic, it is scholarly, and it … Weiterlesen

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Essential Buddhist Discourses

Essential Buddhist Discourses – Henry Clarke Warren This book contains the most important passages selected from the Buddhist Sacred Books. The aim of the present work is to take different ideas and conceptions found in Pâli writings, and present them … Weiterlesen

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The Jataka Tales Volume 1

The Complete Jataka Tales – Edward Byles Cowell The Pali work, entitled ‚the Jataka‘, the first volume of which is now presented to the reader in an English form, contains 550 Jatakas or Birth-stories, which are arranged in 22 nipatas … Weiterlesen

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The Inner Teachings Of The Philosophies and Religions of India

The Inner Teachings Of The Philosophies and Religions of India – William Walker Atkinson This book gives essential insights on Indian philosophy and religion and offers twelve lessons on what you need to understand when diving into this topic. From … Weiterlesen

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Dhammapada

Dhammapada – Friedrich Max Müller The Buddhist scripture called ‘The Dhammapada’ is traditionally ascribed to Buddha himself. It is an essential part of the Theravada canon. Format: Paperback. Dhammapada. ISBN: 9783849673383. Available at amazon.com and other venues.   History of … Weiterlesen

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Buddhist Mahâyâna Texts

Buddhist Mahâyâna Texts – Müller/Cowell The Buddha-karita is an early Sanskrit poem written in India on the legendary history of Buddha, and therefore contains much that is of interest for the history of Buddhism, beside its special importance as illustrating … Weiterlesen

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Indian Fairy Tales

Indian Fairy Tales – Joseph Jacobs The book contains 29 fairy tales from the Jatakas, or birth stories of Buddha, the fables of Bidpai and from other Sanskrit sources. The stories are humorous and imaginative and preserve the best nursery … Weiterlesen

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