Wisdom Books
 

Contact Us

For any sales queries please contact us on
+44 (0)20 8553 5020
Full contact details
The Robert Beer Online Galleries
Buddhism Books, Buddhist, Meditation, martial arts
 Search Wisdom Books click for advanced search 
Search For All words Any words
Browse Subjects | Browse Authors | Sitemap | A-Z Index | Email club
Ask the expert | Customer Help | Contact Wisdom | Wisdom Shop
Your Account
Your basket is currently empty
Bestsellers | New Releases | Forthcoming | Special Offers | Extracts
You are here : Home > Books > Beginners > Beginner's Books

What the Buddha Taught


What the Buddha Taught

Author(s) : Rahula, Walpola
Publishers Price : 11.99
Wisdom Price : 9.59(save 20%)
Availability : Currently in stock
ISBN : 0802130313
EAN : 9780802130310
Cover : Paperback
Pages : 176
Size : 208 x 132mm
Publisher : Grove
Published : 1997
Category : Beginner's Books
Category 2 : Books for Schools
Synopsis:
USA edition. An ideal beginner's introduction to Buddhism.

"A model of what a good book should be...authoritative and clear, logical and sober, this study is as comprehensive as it is masterly." I.B.Horner.

This book draws on the actual words spoken by the Buddha to give a lucid and accurate account of the fundamental principles of Buddhist doctrine. Richly supported by extracts from the ancient texts, Rahula gives clear and direct explanations of Buddhism's essential teachings, including: the Four Noble Truths, the Buddhist attitude of mind, the Noble Eightfold Path, meditation and mental development, and what the Buddha taught and the world today.

"By far the best introduction to Buddhism available" Professor R.F.Gombrich.
  • Read an extract of this title
  • Email details of this title to a friend

  • The following related titles are recommended :
    Seeking the Heart of Wisdom Seeking the Heart of Wisdom
    Goldstein, Joseph and Kornfield, Jack
    Price 12.74
    Save 25%
    Heritage of the Bhikkhu [Sale Edition] Heritage of the Bhikkhu [Sale Edition]
    Rahula, Walpola
    Price 4.06
    Save 66%
    Philosophy of the Buddha Philosophy of the Buddha
    Gowans, Christopher
    Price 20.99
    Buddhist Handbook Buddhist Handbook
    Snelling, John
    Price 13.82
    Save 23%
    Buddhism: A Concise Introduction Buddhism: A Concise Introduction
    Smith, Huston and Novak, Phillip
    Price 8.46
    Save 15%
    Buddha's Teachings on Prosperity Buddha's Teachings on Prosperity
    Rahula Basnagoda, Bhikku with a foreword by Arthur C.Clarke
    Price 8.57
    Save 34%
    Buddhayana Buddhayana
    Goonewardene, Anil
    Price 15.29
    Save 10%
    Buddha's Teachings on Prosperity [Sale Edition] Buddha's Teachings on Prosperity [Sale Edition]
    Rahula Basnagoda, Bhikku with a foreword by Arthur C.Clarke
    Price 2.60
    Save 80%

    Customers that purchased What the Buddha Taught also bought :
    Popular Buddhism in Japan [Sale Edition] Popular Buddhism in Japan [Sale Edition]
    Andreason, Esben
    Price 4.76
    Save 86%
    Heart Sutra Heart Sutra
    Tanahashi, Kazuaki
    Price 14.29
    Save 35%
    Gautama Buddha [Sale Edition] Gautama Buddha [Sale Edition]
    Vishvapani Blomfield
    Price 2.25
    Save 75%

    Other Beginner's Books Titles :
    New Releases
    Sit Like a Buddha
    Why Can't I Meditate?
    View all New releases...
    Bestsellers
    Mindfulness in Plain English [New Edition]
    How to Meditate
    Being Nobody, Going Nowhere
    View all Bestsellers...
      

    Recently Viewed Items :
    Spiritual Teaching of Ramana Maharshi - 13.95
    Ramana Maharshi, Sri

    Oryoki and the Oryoki Chant - 9.60
    Duff, Tony

    Jataka Stories in Theravada Buddhism - 64.60
    Appleton, Naomi

    ^^Top | Home | Books | DVD & Video | Audio | Cards | Posters | Products | Statues | Sitemap | A to Z | Advanced Search
    Privacy | Terms & Conditions | Customer Help | Contact Us | About Wisdom | Wisdom Shop | Arura Tibetan Medicine
    All contents © Wisdom Books 2001-2015

    FacebookJoin us on Facebook | TwitterFollow us on Twitter | Read our Blog