By: Bh. Thich Minh Thanh
New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2008
Edition: Second Edition
Seller ID: 001663
Binding: Hard Cover
This book is an attempt to comprehend the Buddhist concept of mind (citta in Pali) when sectarianism was not exertive yet in the Pali literature. This book is based for its materials on the Tipitaka whose dating and stratification-especially the Suttapitaka which is most substantial of the Buddhist canonical literature and best able to serve a sense of purity-are examined in view that the earlier a particular text is, the more authentic it should be. The mind in question is worked upon as a technical term and a concept. Its lexical meanings in general and applied ones in the Buddhist canonical... View More...