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Other books in this series. Through these engaging tales, we meet all manner of human beings – rich, poor, male, female, young, old – whose unique stories are told with an eye to the details of ordinary human concerns. Nyanatiloka Mahathera, the first German Buddhist monk.

Review quote “The living tradition of Buddhism is the linkage of spiritual friendships hecket bring us all the way back to the Buddha.

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Great Disciples of the Buddha Hellmuth Hecker. Thera died in at the age of His books include a german translation of the Samyutta Nikaya parts 4 and heecker a two-volume chronicle on Buddhism in Germany, and a biography of Ven. Balangoda Ananda Maitreya Book ratings by Goodreads.

Twenty-four of the Buddha’s most distinguished disciples are brought to life in ten chapters of rich narration. In the Buddha’s Words Bhikkhu Bodhi. Check out the hellmth books of the year on our page Best Books of By using our website you agree to our use of cookies.


Looking for beautiful books? Nyanaponika Theraat the Forest Hermitage. Bodhi has many important publications to his credit, either as author, translator, or editor. Conveniently annotated with the same system of sutta references used in each of the other series volumes, Great Disciples of the Buddha allows the reader to easily place each student hecer the larger picture of Buddha’s life. The Suttanipata Bhikkhu Bodhi.

The bellmuth detailed include: It is a volume that no serious student of Buddhism should miss. Product details Format Paperback pages Dimensions x x Here are the stories heckfr his early disciples, the men and women who studied with him directly, and who can inspire us all to the power and depth of spiritual friendship.

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Hellmuth Hecker (Author of Great Disciples of the Buddha)

When read with careful attention, these stories can sharpen our understanding of the Buddhist path by allowing us to contemplate the living portraits of the people who fulfilled the early Buddhist ideals of human perfection. Connected Discourses of the Buddha Bhikkhu Bodhi.


Dispatched from the UK in 3 business days When will my order arrive? The Best Books of From to he was the editor for the Buddhist Publication Society in Kandy, where he lived for ten years with the senior German monk, Hceker.

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Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. Description A perennial favorite, Great Disciples of the Buddha is now relaunched in our best-selling Teachings of the Buddha series.

After completing his university studies he traveled to Sri Lanka, where he received novice ordination in and full ordination inboth under the hellmuty Sri Lankan scholar-monk, Ven. Drawn hekcer a wide range of authentic Pali sources, the material in these stories has never before been assembled in a single volume. Intogether with several of his students, Ven.

Bodhi founded Buddhist Global Relief, a hel,muth supporting hunger relief, sustainable agriculture, and education in countries suffering from chronic poverty and malnutrition.

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