Title The First and Best Buddhist Teachings: Sutta Nipata Selections and Inspired Essays
Book Condition New
Jacket Condition New
Publisher New Delhi, India Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd. 2006
8178223007 / 9788178223001
Seller ID 102359
Extraordinarily profound is the Sutta Nipatta, which is the oldest sacred book is Buddhist Literature. It is a particularly authentic version of the Buddha`s discourses beacuse of its antiquity, Language and contents.Susunga Weeraperuma`s faithful and masterly rendering of the Sutta Nipata deepens our understanding of the teachings. An eminemt writer in the field of Buddhism, he has lucidly expressed the ancient wisdom in the idiom of our time. Great philosophical and psychological insights abound in this collection of essays. The commentaries therein are refreshingly original.Additional essays address various issues of deep concern and offer practical solution- whether on depression, facing death, growing old, finding happiness or world peace.
The First and Best Buddhist Teachings: Sutta Nipata Selections and Inspired Essays Susunaga Weeraperuma