The Heart of the Buddha s Teaching
Score: 4
From 11 Ratings

The Heart of the Buddha s Teaching


  • Author : Nhất Hạnh (Thích.)
  • Publisher : Harmony
  • Release Date : 1999
  • Genre: Religion
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  • ISBN 10 : 9780767903691


The Heart of the Buddha s Teaching Book Description :

A Vietnamese monk clarifies the main principles of Buddhism, reveals its roles in creating joy and enlightenment, and encompasses every facet of Buddhist teaching, from the Four Noble Truths to the Three Dharma Seals. Reprint....

Buddhism for Beginners
Score: 4.5
From 4 Ratings

Buddhism for Beginners


  • Author : Thubten Chodron
  • Publisher : Shambhala Publications
  • Release Date : 2001-01-01
  • Genre: Religion
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  • ISBN 10 : 9781559398107


Buddhism for Beginners Book Description :

This user’s guide to Buddhist basics takes the most commonly asked questions—beginning with "What is the essence of the Buddha’s teachings?"—and provides simple answers in plain English. Thubten Chodron’s responses to the questions that always seem to arise among people approaching Buddhism make this an exceptionally complete and accessible introduction—as well as a manual for living a more peaceful, mindful, and satisfying Life. Buddhism for Beginners is an ideal first book on the subject for anyone, but it’s also a wonderful resource for seasoned students, since the question-and-answer format makes it easy to find just the topic you’re looking for, such as: • What is the goal of the Buddhist path? • What is karma? • If all phe...

What the Buddha Taught
Score: 4
From 7 Ratings

What the Buddha Taught


  • Author : Walpola Rahula
  • Publisher : Open Road + Grove/Atlantic
  • Release Date : 2007-12-01
  • Genre: Religion
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  • ISBN 10 : 9780802198105


What the Buddha Taught Book Description :

This indispensable volume is a lucid and faithful account of the Buddha’s teachings. “For years,” says the Journal of the Buddhist Society, “the newcomer to Buddhism has lacked a simple and reliable introduction to the complexities of the subject. Dr. Rahula’s What the Buddha Taught fills the need as only could be done by one having a firm grasp of the vast material to be sifted. It is a model of what a book should be that is addressed first of all to ‘the educated and intelligent reader.’ Authoritative and clear, logical and sober, this study is as comprehensive as it is masterly.” This edition contains a selection of illustrative texts from the Suttas and the Dhammapada (specially translated by the author), sixteen illustrations, an...

Living Buddha  Living Christ
Score: 3.5
From 13 Ratings

Living Buddha Living Christ


  • Author : Thich Nhat Hanh
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release Date : 2012-06-12
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781446491577


Living Buddha Living Christ Book Description :

Budda and Jesus Christ, perhaps the two most pivotal figures in the history of humankind, each left behind a legacy of teachings and practices that have shaped the lives of billions of people over the course of two millennia. If they were to meet on the road today, what would each think of the other's spiritual views and practices? Thich Nhat Hanh has been part of a decades-long dialogue between the two greatest living contemplative traditions, and brings to Christianity an appreciation of its beauty that could be conveyed only by an outsider. In a lucid, meditative prose, he explores the crossroads of compassion and holiness at which Buddhism and Christianity meet, and reawakens our understanding of both....

Radical Acceptance
Score: 4.5
From 10 Ratings

Radical Acceptance


  • Author : Tara Brach
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release Date : 2012-08-31
  • Genre: Religion
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  • ISBN 10 : 9781446445426


Radical Acceptance Book Description :

'An invitation to embrace ourselves with all our pain, fear and anxieties, and to step lightly yet firmly on the path of understanding and compassion' Thich Nhat Hanh Feelings of self-doubt and insecurity are what hold us back in life and cause true suffering. In her landmark book Radical Acceptance, renowned meditation and mindfulness teacher Tara Brach offers us all a path to freedom. Drawing on personal stories, Buddhist teachings and guided meditations Tara leads us to trust our innate goodness. She reveals how we can develop the balance of clear-sightedness and compassion, heal fear and shame and build loving, authentic relationships....

Teachings of the Buddha
Score: 4.5
From 7 Ratings

Teachings of the Buddha


  • Author : Jack Kornfield
  • Publisher : Shambhala Publications
  • Release Date : 2012-03-13
  • Genre: Religion
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  • ISBN 10 : 9780834823020


Teachings of the Buddha Book Description :

This treasury of essential Buddhist writings draws from the most popular Indian, Tibetan, Chinese, and Japanese sources. Among the selections are some of the earliest recorded sayings of the Buddha on the practice of freedom, passages from later Indian scriptures on the perfection of wisdom, verses from Tibetan masters on the enlightened mind, and songs in praise of meditation by Zen teachers. The book also includes traditional instruction on how to practice sitting meditation, cultivate calm awareness, and live with compassion. Jack Kornfield, one of the most respected American Buddhist teachers, has compiled these teachings to impart the essence and inspiration of Buddhism to readers of all spiritual traditions....

Awakening of the Heart

Awakening of the Heart


  • Author : Thich Nhat Hanh
  • Publisher : Parallax Press
  • Release Date : 2012-01-17
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781937006112


Awakening of the Heart Book Description :

A comprehensive, single volume collection of the Buddha's key sutras, translated with contemporary commentary by a Zen Master and prolific author, is an essential complement to Happiness: Essential Mindfulness Practices, a collection of meditation and mindful practices. Original....

Teachings on Love

Teachings on Love


  • Author : Thich Nhat Hanh
  • Publisher : ReadHowYouWant.com
  • Release Date : 2008-10-21
  • Genre: Body, Mind & Spirit
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781427092984


Teachings on Love Book Description :

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The Heart of the Buddha s Teaching
Score: 4
From 5 Ratings

The Heart of the Buddha s Teaching


  • Author : Thich Nhat Hanh
  • Publisher : Harmony
  • Release Date : 2015-07-22
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781101905739


The Heart of the Buddha s Teaching Book Description :

“If there is a candidate for ‘Living Buddha’ on earth today, it is Thich Nhat Hanh.” – Richard Baker-roshi In The Heart of the Buddha’s Teaching, now with added material and new insights, Thich Nhat Hanh introduces us to the core teachings of Buddhism and shows us that the Buddha’s teachings are accessible and applicable to our daily lives. With poetry and clarity, Nhat Hanh imparts comforting wisdom about the nature of suffering and its role in creating compassion, love, and joy – all qualities of enlightenment. Covering such significant teachings as the Four Noble Truths, the Noble Eightfold Path, the Three Doors of Liberation, the Three Dharma Seals, and the Seven Factors of Awakening, The Heart of the Buddha’s Teaching is a radi...

Call Me by My True Names

Call Me by My True Names


  • Author : Thich Nhat Hanh
  • Publisher : Parallax Press
  • Release Date : 2001-08-09
  • Genre: Poetry
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781935209478


Call Me by My True Names Book Description :

"The clear, still mind of this meditation teacher gives rise to piercing images time and time again. Nhat Hanh seems an inherently skilled poet.It is these poetic works,more than his essays or lectures, that show Thich Nhat Hanh clearly to be a Zen mystic". San Francisco Chronicle, "Thich Nhat Hanh's poems have an almost uncanny power to disarm delusion, awaken compassion, and carry the mind into the immediate presence of meditation. Thich Nhat Hanh writes with the voice of the Buddha". - Sogyal Rinpoche....