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Buddha for Beginners free pdf Originally published by Writers and Readers in 1998, this is an iconoclastic, illustrated romp through the life of the Buddha - both a credible exploration of his life and teachings and an entertaining introduction to the philosophy of Buddhism. Many Westerners know about the meditation practices of Buddhism, but few understand the Buddha's philosophical teachings. This book puts the teachings (dharma) in their proper context and unravels some of the more dense knots of Buddha's thinking. And it does all this while entertaining the reader with humorous illustrations and pop-culture sensibility. This book, constructed like a graphic novel, cuts through the New Age nonsense that is often mistaken for Buddhism. Asma is perceptive and passionate. BUDDHA FOR BEGINNERS is truly a book that engages the intellect, opens the heart and expands the spirit.

About Stephen Asma

Stephen T. Asma is a professor of philosophy at Columbia College, Chicago, Illinois.

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Author : Stephen Asma
Publisher : Hampton Roads Publishing Co
Data Published : 21 January 2009
ISBN : 1571745955
EAN : 9781571745958
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 162 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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