Archiv der Kategorie: Buddhism

The Udana

The Udana – Dawsonne M. Strong The Pali Version of this small collection of stories and sentences has not been translated into English until the early 20th century. Several passages, however, occur in the Cullavagga, Mahavagga and Maha Parinibbâna Suttas … Weiterlesen

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A Buddhist Bible

A Buddhist Bible – Dwight Goddard Indian Types of ethical and philosophical Buddhism did not easily find acceptance in China; it took centuries of contact before a distinctively Chinese adaptation of Buddhism was effected that proved to be congenial to … Weiterlesen

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Advanced Course in Yogi Philosophy and Oriental Occultism

Advanced Course in Yogi Philosophy and Oriental Occultism – William Walker Atkinson This book consists of Twelve Lessons, originally issued in monthly parts, treating upon the more advanced branches of the Yogi Philosophy and Oriental Occultism. It is practically a … Weiterlesen

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The Religion Of The Samurai

The Religion Of The Samurai – Kaiten Nukariya This study of Zen philosophy and the disciples in China and Japan elaborates on the differences between Mahayana Buddhism and Theraveda. The Zen sect is one of many Buddhist sects and has … Weiterlesen

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The Book of Tea

The Book of Tea – Kakuzo Okakura The ’Book of Tea’ is nothing less than an absolutely correct interpretation of Japanese life. Mr. Okakura came to the United States as a special commissioner of the Japanese Government to examine into … Weiterlesen

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The Gospel of Buddha

The Gospel of Buddha – Paul Carus The best evidence that this book characterizes the spirit of Buddhism correctly can be found in the welcome it has received throughout the entire Buddhist world. It has even been officially introduced in … Weiterlesen

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The Sutta-Nipata

The Sutta-Nipata – Michael Viggo Fausboell The Sutta Nipata is a Buddhist scripture, a sutta collection in the Khuddaka Nikaya, part of the Pali Canon of Theravada Buddhism. All its suttas consist largely of verse, though some also contain some … Weiterlesen

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The Tree of Wisdom

The Tree of Wisdom – Nagarjuna The She-rab Dong-bu (Tree of Wisdom) is a metrical translation in Tibetan of a Sanscrit ethical work entitled Prajnya Danda, written by Nagarjuna who flourished in the fourth century of the Buddhist era (about … Weiterlesen

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The Complete Jataka Tales

The Complete Jataka Tales – Edward Byles Cowell The Jatakas, or Birth-stories, form one of the sacred books of the Buddhists and relate to the adventures of the Buddha in his former existences, the best character in any story being … Weiterlesen

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The Yoga Sutras Of Patanjali

The Yoga Sutras Of Patanjali – Charles Johnston The Yoga Sutras of Patanjali are in themselves exceedingly brief, yet they contain the essence of practical wisdom, set forth in admirable order and detail. The theme, if the present interpreter be … Weiterlesen

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