Buddhism

Buddhism

The history, development, and present-day teaching of the various schools of Buddhism, the religion-philosophy which has moulded the life of much of the Eastern world....

Title:Buddhism
Edition Language:English
ISBN:9780140202281
Format Type:

    Buddhism Reviews

  • Robert Day

    The first real book I read on Buddhism, and boy did it leave a mark. This book contains everything I needed to know to start a lifelong journey. Detailed, deep and comprehensive....

  • Vn

    Read it a long time ago. But this re-read has shown how I have matured and how timeless the book remains....

  • Peter Walt

    A very thorough introduction. While the book touches on some of the deeper teachings and contemplations found within Buddhism, it is really a history and guide to the development of the religion. Read...

  • Chant Cowen

    I bought this book very cheap in Tokyo fairly recently and I was curious to see what an introduction book to Buddhism from the first half of the 20th century looked like. Well, I got my answer and it ...

  • Tyler Niemeier

    I really enjoyed reading this book. as I was reading it I found it boring because it is so old. Still being outdated, this book gave me a great understanding of this world wide religion. I did not get...

  • Gary

    It has lots of interesting things in it, even if it is a bit dated....

  • Nelly

    a helpful introduction to Buddhism...

  • Lysergius

    Lightweight introduction....