by Published by Abha Prakashan in association with World Buddhist Cultural Foundation (India) in Delhi .
Written in English
|Statement||Kewal Krishan Mittal.|
|LC Classifications||BQ4095 .M58 1991|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||74 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||74|
|LC Control Number||93901761|
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The philosophy of religion: A buddhist perspective Arvind Sharma In Matthew Kapstein, S. Radhakrishnan, Iqbal Singh & Arvind Sharma (eds.), The Buddhism Omnibus. The Meaning of Life from a Buddhist Perspective book. Read 33 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Shelves: philosophy, religion-spirituality, ethics, existentialism, buddhism. The meaning of life and karma, as written by the Dalai Lama. and the leader of the exiled Tibetan government in India/5(33). Buddhism is a philosophy of life expounded by Gautama Buddha ("Buddha" means "enlightened one"), who lived and taught in northern India in the 6th century B.C. The Buddha was not a god and the philosophy of Buddhism does not entail any theistic world view. The teachings of the Buddha are aimed solely at liberating sentient beings from suffering. Buy The Philosophy of Religion: A Buddhist Perspective by Sharma, Arvind (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Arvind Sharma.
The book accepts the diversity within Buddhism, giving roughly equal treatment to its two major traditions -- the Theravada and the Mahayana. KEY TOPICS: This book begins with Buddhism's involvement in the culture and thought of India, and observes its moves into other, very different contexts: China, Southeast Asia, Tibet, Japan, and even the /5(2). xv, pages ; 23 cm "This book is a valuable addition to the literature on Buddhism. It presents a basic and accurate survey of the tremendous variety of traditions and practices associated with Buddhism throughout the world."In the past half century Buddhist ideas have been introduced to Western countries in very impure forms due to the particular viewpoints of the adventurers and. Indian philosophy refers to philosophical traditions of the Indian subcontinent.A traditional classification divides orthodox and heterodox schools of philosophy, depending on one of three alternate criteria: whether it believes the Vedas as a valid source of knowledge; whether the school believes in the premises of Brahman and Atman; and whether the school believes in afterlife and Devas. His Holiness the Dalai Lama listening to John Dunne talk about the essays he had written to introduce each chapter of the book during the virtual book launch of “Science and Philosophy in the Indian Buddhist Classics, Vol. 2 – The Mind” at his residence in Dharamsala, HP, India .