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Buddhism in India[Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at Nov. 16, 2016
Buddhism in India[Repost]

Buddhism in India: Challenging Brahmanism and Caste by Gail Omvedt
English | 5 Aug. 2003 | ISBN: 0761996648, 0761996656 | 330 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

This book is an historical survey of Buddhism in India and shows how over a period of 2500 years, Buddhism has been engaged in a struggle against caste-hierarchy. It has challenged Brahmanism, the main exploitative system of traditional Indian society, and instead endeavoured to build religious egalitarianism.

The British Discovery of Buddhism (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by MoneyRich at Nov. 2, 2016
The British Discovery of Buddhism (repost)

The British Discovery of Buddhism by Philip C. Almond
English | 12 Jan. 2008 | ISBN: 0521033853 | 200 Pages | PDF | 5 MB

This book examines the British discovery of Buddhism during the Victorian period. It was only during the nineteenth century that Buddhism became, in the western mind, a religious tradition separate from Hinduism. As a result, Buddha emerged from a realm of myth and was addressed as a historical figure.
Buddhism in the Modern World: Adaptations of an Ancient Tradition (Repost)

Buddhism in the Modern World: Adaptations of an Ancient Tradition by Steven Heine
English | 2003 | ISBN: 0195146972 | 304 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

The history of Buddhism has been characterized by an ongoing tension between attempts to preserve traditional ideals and modes of practice and the need to adapt to changing cultural conditions.

Hinduism and Buddhism  

Posted by MoneyRich at Aug. 4, 2014
Hinduism and Buddhism

Keshavaram N. Lengar, "Hinduism and Buddhism"
Manohar Pubns | May 1, 1999 | ISBN: 8173042276 | PDF | 108 pages | 3 MB

Substantially enlarged edition of Coomaraswamy's Essays on Hinduism and Buddhism orig. published in 1943. Incorporates author's authentic revisions. States that Hinduism is the oldest of the surviving mystery religions whose formulations are essentially the same as those of Platoism, Christianity, Taoism and other traditional doctrines. States Buddhism is not a 'New' religion, but rather a reiteration, with different emphasis of teachings in ancient Vedas.
Buddhism of the Heart: Reflections on Shin Buddhism and Inner Togetherness

Buddhism of the Heart: Reflections on Shin Buddhism and Inner Togetherness by Jeff Wilson
2009 | ISBN: 0861715837 | English | 259 pages | PDF | 3 MB

Encyclopedia of Buddhism  

Posted by ebaku at March 26, 2008
Encyclopedia of Buddhism

Encyclopedia of Buddhism
Macmillan Reference| Language: English | ISBN:0028659104 (set) | 1042 pages | 2004 | PDF | 30 Mb

Buddhism is one of the three major world religions, along with Christianity and Islam, and has a history that is several centuries longer than either of its counterparts. Starting in India some twenty-five hundred years ago, Buddhist monks and nuns almost immediately from the inception of the dispensation began to “to wander forth for the welfare and weal of the many, out of compassion for the world,” commencing one of the greatest missionary movements in world religious history.

Being and Ambiguity: Philosophical Experiments with Tiantai Buddhism  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ksveta6 at Nov. 26, 2016
Being and Ambiguity: Philosophical Experiments with Tiantai Buddhism

Being and Ambiguity: Philosophical Experiments with Tiantai Buddhism by Brook Ziporyn
2004 | ISBN: 0812695429 | English | 428 pages | EPUB/AZW | 0.8 MB/1 MB

Buddhist Forum Volume V: Philological Approach to Buddhism  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at Nov. 24, 2016
Buddhist Forum Volume V: Philological Approach to Buddhism

Buddhist Forum Volume V: Philological Approach to Buddhism (Vol 5) by K. R. Norman
English | Dec. 31, 1997 | ISBN: 0728602768 | 186 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

This volume contains slightly revised versions of the lectures given by Professor Norman as Bukkyo Dendo Kyokai Visiting Professor at the School of Oriental and African Studies from January to March 1994.

Zen Classics: Formative Texts in the History of Zen Buddhism (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by DZ123 at Nov. 13, 2016
Zen Classics: Formative Texts in the History of Zen Buddhism (Repost)

Steven Heine, Dale S. Wright, Michel Mohr, "Zen Classics: Formative Texts in the History of Zen Buddhism"
English | 2005 | ISBN: 0195175263 | PDF | pages: 297 | 1.6 mb

Death and the Afterlife in Japanese Buddhism (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by roxul at Nov. 10, 2016
Death and the Afterlife in Japanese Buddhism (Repost)

Jacqueline I. Stone, "Death and the Afterlife in Japanese Buddhism"
English | ISBN: 0824832043 | 2008-10 | PDF | 382 pages | 9 MB