The World of Buddhism: Buddhist Monks and Nuns in Society and Culture
Heinz Bechert, Richard Francis Gombrich
Facts on File, 1984 - Religion - 308 pages
Describes the teachings of the Buddha, looks at Buddhism in India, Burma, Thailand, China, Korea, and Japan, and looks at Buddhist history, sects, shrines, and temples
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This is an excellent survey of the history and philosophies of the various Buddhist traditions, traced from its ancient Indian roots and its spread through Central Asia; through the Theravada Buddhist ... Read full review
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The World of Buddhism : Books : Thames & Hudson
ISBN 0500276285. *, ISBN-13 978-0500276280. *, *. *, 30.0 x 22.0 cm. *, Paperback. *, 308pp. *, 297 illustrations, 82 in colour. *, First published 1991 ...
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The World of Buddhism: Buddhist Monks and Nuns in Society and Culture, Thames & Hudson (London 1984), p. 40. Or, if that publication isn’t at hand, ...
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The World of Buddhism: Buddhist Monks and Nuns in Society and Culture (1984, reissued 1995), a sociological examination of Buddhist monasticism in both its ...
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Introduction to Buddhism: Suggested Reading List
Introduction to Buddhism: Suggested Reading List. Buddhism: A Concise Introduction. By Huston Smith & Philip Novak (harpercollins Publishers, 2004) ...
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Meridian Magazine:: Ideas: The Rise of Buddhism
The Rise of Buddhism By Daniel C. Peterson and William J. Hamblin. As with many other great religious leaders, when the Buddha died in northern India in 486 ...
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