Autor: Dwight Goddard. Fonte: Internet Sacred Text Archive. A BUDDHIST BIBLE. The Favorite Scriptures of the Zen Sect. History of Early Zen Buddhism. A Buddhist Bible (1st ed.), by Dwight Goddard, at Book Source: Digital Library of India Item : Dwight ioned.

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This requires you to provide the URL for each allegedly infringing result, document or item. In the Buddha’s Words: Dutton New Yorkand later republished by Beacon Press. Buddhist schools vary on the exact nature of guddhist path to liberation, the importance and canonicity of various teachings and scriptures, and especially their respective practices.

If you need assistance with an order or the publishing process, please contact our support team directly. Jul 10, Rev. He carried the book with him wherever he went and used it as the basis of whatever knowledge of Buddhism he had. Dwwight 05, Keegan rated it liked it Shelves: This form does not constitute legal advice and nothing that you read or are provided on this web site should be used as a substitute for the advice of competent legal counsel.

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I have found that many people interested in Buddhism restrict themselves to the budduist of meditation or to books setting out Buddhist teachings rather than availing themselves of the original source materials. This item has not been rated yet. Solaiman Sharifi rated it it was ok Aug 15, They still need to change their description and table of contents for the shorter version so be careful when ordering.


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I carried this book everywhere I went for years. When reading this book, it is also important to remember that there really is no such thing as a “Buddhist Bible.

There are thousands of sutras, some of which buddhst never been translated, and of varying levels of acceptance within the Buddhist community worldwide. The Buddha lived and taught in the northeastern Indian subcontinent some time between the 6th and 4th centuries BCE. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. No trivia or quizzes yet. One thing it isn’t about is binle in words. Customers who viewed this item also viewed.

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Joey rated it liked it Jan 28, Written when Buddhism was greatly misunderstood in the West, Goddard hoped to bring a new and deeper understanding to light. Visit our Beautiful Books page and find lovely books for kids, photography lovers and more. Don’t fall into that trap!


He is recognized by Buddhists as an awakened or enlightened teacher who shared his insights to help sentient beings end suffering or dukkhaachieve nirvana, and escape what is seen as a cycle of suffering and rebirth. Explore the Home Gift Guide.

Feb 25, Manna rated it it was amazing. The closest you might get to a “Bible” in Buddhism would be the Pali canon, which are the oldest sutras, written soonest after the Buddha’s death.


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A Buddhist Bible by Dwight Goddard

All required fields must be filled out for us to be able to process your form. Don Maynard rated it it was amazing Feb 05, Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. It translates into “action,” and is just another word for how our own actions influence the world around us, often in unforeseen ways.

There is dwihgt emphasis even in Mahayana sutras that YOU are responsible for your own enlightenment.

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Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. As a result, buddhixt like reading buddhistt a different world. His goal was not only to explain Buddhism to Westerners, but to show how this ancient religion could be made relevant to the 20th Century. Almost every sutra, whether attributable to the Buddha himself or not, emphasizes the importance of compassion and kindness toward others.

The title irks me to no end, though. Please try again later. This one is missing a lot from the other edition. The first edition, which was tightly focused on source documents of Zen Buddhism, was self-published in Vermont by Goddard and had pages. It doesn’t have a table of contents and there’s little information buddyist the original from which the selection was taken.