The Experience of Buddhism

Written By John Strong
The Experience of Buddhism
  • Publsiher : Wadsworth Publishing Company
  • Release : 14 May 2021
  • ISBN :
  • Pages : 418 pages
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Download or read book entitled The Experience of Buddhism by author: John Strong which was release on 14 May 2021 and published by Wadsworth Publishing Company with total page 418 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Part of the "Religious Life in History Series," this comprehensive anthology provides translations of texts illustrative of Buddhist philosophy and doctrine as well as descriptive, concrete accounts of Buddhist practices, rituals, and experiences. Author John Strong gives careful consideration to many key aspects of the religion in a wide range of geographic and cultural arenas, from Asia to the United States, and gives students a sense of Buddhism's historical evolution in each area. In addition, this new edition of THE EXPERIENCE OF BUDDHISM uniquely offers students a list of pertinent bibliographic suggestions after each reading, giving them the opportunity to both enhance their understanding of the material and streamline their research and paper-writing process.

The Experience of Buddhism

The Experience of Buddhism
  • Author : John Strong
  • Publisher : Wadsworth Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Total pages : 418
  • ISBN :
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Summary : Part of the "Religious Life in History Series," this comprehensive anthology provides translations of texts illustrative of Buddhist philosophy and doctrine as well as descriptive, concrete accounts of Buddhist practices, rituals, and experiences. Author John Strong gives careful consideration to many key aspects of the religion in a wide range ...

Buddhism

Buddhism
  • Author : Donald William Mitchell
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Total pages : 416
  • ISBN :
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Summary : Buddhism: Introducing the Buddhist Experience, Second Edition, focuses on the depth of Buddhist experience as expressed in the teachings and practices of its religious and philosophical traditions. Taking a broad and inclusive approach, this unique work spans over 2,500 years, offering chapters on Buddhism's origins in India; Theravada and Mahayana Buddhism; ...

The Experience of Samadhi

The Experience of Samadhi
  • Author : Richard Shankman
  • Publisher : Shambhala Publications
  • Release Date : 2008-12-30
  • Total pages : 240
  • ISBN :
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Summary : Dharma practice comprises a wide range of wise instructions and skillful means. As a result, meditators may be exposed to a diversity of approaches to the core teachings and the meditative path—and that can be confusing at times. In this clear and accessible exploration, Dharma teacher and longtime meditator ...

The Bodymind Experience in Japanese Buddhism

The Bodymind Experience in Japanese Buddhism
  • Author : David Edward Shaner
  • Publisher : SUNY Press
  • Release Date : 1985-01-01
  • Total pages : 250
  • ISBN :
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Summary : In a pioneering study, David Shaner uses the resources of phenomenology to penetrate Buddhist philosophy in terms of Kukai and Dogen. In addition to this original and rigorous methodology, his work offers insights into some fundamental difficulties intrinsic to comparative studies. The problem of the relation between body and mind ...

The Life of Buddhism

The Life of Buddhism
  • Author : Richard Carp,Frank E. Reynolds,University Frank E Reynolds,Jason A. Carbine,Mark Juergensmeyer
  • Publisher : Univ of California Press
  • Release Date : 2000-12-02
  • Total pages : 230
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Summary : Bringing together 15 essays by international Buddhist scholars, this book offers a distinctive portrayal of the life of Buddhism. The contributors focus on a range of religious practices across the Buddhist world, from New York to Tibet....

A Buddhist Doctrine of Experience

A Buddhist Doctrine of Experience
  • Author : Thomas A. Kochumuttom,Vasubandhu
  • Publisher : Motilal Banarsidass Publishe
  • Release Date : 1989
  • Total pages : 287
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Summary : Giving a new translation and interpretation of the basic works of Vasubandhu the yogacarin, the author shows that Yogacara metaphysics is basically the same as that of the early Buddhism. He contends that the Yogacara writings are open to interpretation in terms of realistic pluralism, and thus challenges their traditional ...

Buddhism

Buddhism
  • Author : Donald W. Mitchell,Sarah H. Jacoby
  • Publisher : OUP USA
  • Release Date : 2013-01
  • Total pages : 464
  • ISBN :
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Summary : Buddhism: Introducing the Buddhist Experience, focuses on the depth of Buddhist experience as expressed in the teachings and practices of its religious and philosophical traditions. Taking a broad and inclusive approach, this work spans over 2,500 years, offering chapters on Buddhism's origins in India; Theravada and Mahayana Buddhism; and Buddhism in ...

The Experience of Insight

The Experience of Insight
  • Author : Joseph Goldstein
  • Publisher : Buddhist Publication Society
  • Release Date : 2008-12-01
  • Total pages : 158
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Summary : Every so often, a book appears that has a special value for people who are students of the nature of reality. Joseph Goldstein teaches meditation as a method of experiencing things as they are, entering the remarkable flow of the mind/body process. This work, comprised of unusually clear instructions ...

Buddhism

Buddhism
  • Author : Charles S. Prebish
  • Publisher : JBE Online Books
  • Release Date : 2003
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN :
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Summary : Read online Buddhism written by Charles S. Prebish, published by JBE Online Books which was released on 2003. Download full Buddhism Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

The Experience of Sam dhi

The Experience of Sam  dhi
  • Author : Richard Shankman
  • Publisher : Shambhala Publications
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Total pages : 236
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Summary : This book offers an in-depth look at the foundational aspect of Buddhist meditation known as samadhi, or concentration: the ability of the mind to remain calm and settled without distraction. In part one of the book, Richard Shankman looks at the range of views and understandings about the experience of ...

Love Meets Wisdom

Love Meets Wisdom
  • Author : Aloysius Pieris
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1988
  • Total pages : 161
  • ISBN :
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Summary : Read online Love Meets Wisdom written by Aloysius Pieris, published by which was released on 1988. Download full Love Meets Wisdom Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Journey of Insight Meditation

Journey of Insight Meditation
  • Author : Eric Lerner
  • Publisher : Schocken
  • Release Date : 1977
  • Total pages : 185
  • ISBN :
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Summary : Read online Journey of Insight Meditation written by Eric Lerner, published by Schocken which was released on 1977. Download full Journey of Insight Meditation Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Women Practicing Buddhism

Women Practicing Buddhism
  • Author : Peter N. Gregory
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2008-01
  • Total pages : 239
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Summary : This book grew out of the conference, Women Practicing Buddhism: American Experiences, held at Smith College in Northampton, Massachusetts, in 2005. The conference brought together students, scholars, Buddhist teachers, practitioners, artists, activists, and healers to explore the diverse experiences of women practising Buddhism in contemporary America. The pieces here centre on ...

The Buddhist Experience

The Buddhist Experience
  • Author : Mel Thompson,Diane Kolka,Jan Thompson
  • Publisher : Hodder Murray
  • Release Date : 2004-10
  • Total pages : 64
  • ISBN :
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Summary : Accompanies both the mainstream and foundation versions of the Seeking Religion Student's Book. This book provides photocopiable activities and comprehensive teacher notes to supplement those available in the books. It includes differentiated resources....

Encyclopaedia of Buddhism

Encyclopaedia of Buddhism
  • Author : Gunapala Piyasena Malalasekera
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1999
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN :
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Summary : Read online Encyclopaedia of Buddhism written by Gunapala Piyasena Malalasekera, published by which was released on 1999. Download full Encyclopaedia of Buddhism Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....