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Great book for someone who wants a really good overview of Buddhism.Published 10 days ago by Richard D. Eyestone
I originally purchased a copy of this book from the bookshop of the Buddhist Society in London after discovering Buddhism in the 1970s and wanting to learn more. Read morePublished 18 days ago by Nicholas J. Ordinans
Great book for someone who wants an overall understanding of the teachings of Buddha, his actual teachings vs all the good books relating Buddhism to handling life's issues. Read morePublished 19 days ago by Linda
This is the best book ever written on the teachings of Gautama Buddha--bar none. The book focuses on teaching the substance of what the Buddha taught, rather than all the modern... Read morePublished 1 month ago by A.J. Freeze
This is a very direct concise book about "What The Buddah Taught" which is what Buddhism is based on.Published 1 month ago by J
Great history. Very dense in places, so it takes some work to get through it. But very enjoyable.Published 1 month ago by Paul Gorski
This probably is the best book for persons wanting to understand Buddhism. Rahula was a wonderful scholar. I bought it to fill out my library on Buddhism.Published 2 months ago by Don Rhudy
This is very well-written, straightforward and comprehensive overview of Buddhism. There is enough detail here for the 'newcomber' who wants to begin to understand what this 'way... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Bill G.
Short book resuming what the buddha taught. Great if you're starting on buddhism and want an overview.Published 2 months ago by Pablo Witto