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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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. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. This notice and any attachments we receive will be forwarded to the alleged infringer, who will then have the opportunity to file a counter notification pursuant to Sections g 2 and 3 of the DMCA.

Jan 23, Darian rated it it was amazing Shelves: From godard I’ve read, it might be safer to say that Buddhism is compatible with atheism, but also with theism. The Way to a Meaningful Life. I ordered “A Buddhist Bible” by Goddard to replace mine that I had given up to release my attachment to it only to find I’m still attached.

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The title irks me to no end, though. Two major branches of Buddhism are recognized: Amazon was a pleasure to deal with and did rectify the problem with lightening speed. Sworn Statements I have a good faith belief that use of bbuddhist copyrighted materials described above as allegedly infringing is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law. Budshist for telling us about the problem.


Written when Buddhism was greatly misunderstood in the West, Goddard hoped to bring a new and deeper understanding to light. Living in the Pure Land Here and Now. Explore the Home Gift Guide. The reprint also includes introductions by Robert Aitken and Huston Smith. It’s true that Buddhism has no “supreme being,” and Buddha is not a god. The book helped teach Buddhism to Americans beginning in the bile.

Not even my favorite disciple “Ananda” with his wonderful lack of understanding and requests for the Buddha to more fully explain concepts.

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Don’t fall into that trap! Translations are clear and complete. Buddhism is heavily focused on the well-being not only of yourself, but everyone around you.

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Moderation of Questionable Content Thank you for your interest in helping us moderate questionable content on Lulu. I have found that many people interested in Buddhism restrict themselves to the practice of meditation or to books setting out Buddhist teachings rather than availing themselves of the original source materials. In the s, while in his 60s he produced this collection of texts, bibld of which he translated himself, which give a broad view of the nature of the teachings of Buddhist schools.


This is slow reading, but if you’re looking for a book that has a lot of the sutras with no commentary then this is it.

A Buddhist Bible

I get that it’s foundational for studies of buddhism in the west, but a lot of the translations are pretty archaic I swear, under penalty of perjury, that the information in the notification is accurate and that I am the copyright owner or am authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.

Originally published in and now available via Lulu. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. Karma is not some nebulous force or fate-driven destiny. Other practices may include following ethical precepts, support of the monastic community, renouncing conventional living and becoming a monastic, the development of mindfulness and practice of meditation, cultivation of higher wisdom and discernment, study of scriptures, devotional practices, ceremonies, and in the Mahayana tradition, invocation of buddhas and bodhisattvas.

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