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Great Disciples of the Buddha: Their Lives, Their Works. Their Legacy

Great Disciples of the Buddha: Their Lives, Their Works. Their Legacy

Nyanaponika
Hecker, Hellmuth
Bodhi

Paperback

Series: Teachings of the Buddha

BuddhismGeneral Eastern Religions

Publisher Price: $21.95

ISBN10: 0861713818
ISBN13: 9780861713813
Publisher: Wisdom Pubn
Published: Jun 15 2003
Pages: 411
Weight: 1.31
Height: 1.15 Width: 6.24 Depth: 8.94
Language: English
A perennial favorite, Great Disciples of the Buddha is now relaunched in our best-selling Teachings of the Buddha series.

Twenty-four of the Buddha's most distinguished disciples are brought to life in ten chapters of rich narration. Drawn from a wide range of authentic Pali sources, the material in these stories has never before been assembled in a single volume. Through these engaging tales, we meet all manner of human beings - rich, poor, male, female, young, old - whose unique stories are told with an eye to the details of ordinary human concerns. 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 the early Buddhist ideals of human perfection. The characters detailed include:

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