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He returned to the U. Drawn from a wide range of authentic Pali sources, the material in these stories has never before been assembled in a single volume.

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The Best Books of Product details Format Paperback pages Dimensions x x Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. His hellmth include a german translation of the Samyutta Nikaya parts 4 and 5 a two-volume chronicle on Buddhism in Germany, and a biography of Ven.

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Intogether with several of his students, Ven. When read with careful attention, these stories can sharpen our understanding of the Buddhist path by allowing us to contemplate the living portraits of the people who fulfilled helmuth early Buddhist ideals of human perfection.


Other books in this series. In the Buddha’s Words Bhikkhu Bodhi. Thera died in at the age of Great Disciples of the Buddha Hellmuth Hecker.

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Great Disciples of the Buddha: Check out the top books of the year on our page Best Books of Bodhi has many important publications to his credit, either as author, translator, or editor. It is a volume that no serious student of Buddhism should miss. Description A perennial hellmuhh, Great Disciples of the Buddha is now relaunched in our best-selling Teachings of the Buddha series. We use cookies to give you the best possible experience.

Nyanatiloka Mahathera, the first German Buddhist monk.

Here are the stories of his early disciples, the men and women who studied with him directly, and who can inspire us all to the power and depth of spiritual friendship. The Suttanipata Bhikkhu Bodhi. From to he was the editor for the Buddhist Publication Society in Kandy, where he lived for ten years with the senior German monk, Ven.

Conveniently annotated with the same system of sutta references used in each of the other series volumes, Great Disciples of the Buddha allows the reader to easily place each student in the larger picture of Buddha’s life. After completing his university studies he traveled to Sri Lanka, where he received novice ordination in and full ordination inboth under the leading Sri Lankan scholar-monk, Ven. Dispatched from the UK in 3 business days When will my order arrive?


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Ehllmuth these engaging tales, we meet all manner of human beings – rich, hrllmuth, male, female, young, old – whose unique stories are told with an eye to the details of ordinary human concerns. Twenty-four of the Buddha’s most distinguished disciples are brought to life in ten chapters of rich narration. Bodhi founded Buddhist Global Relief, a nonprofit supporting hunger relief, sustainable agriculture, and education in countries suffering from chronic poverty and malnutrition.

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