The books by Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh
Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh is a global spiritual leader, poet, and peace activist, renowned for his powerful teachings and bestselling writings on mindfulness and peace….
The teachings of the Buddha to Laypeople
In this work, all the discourses addressed to lay people in the four main nikāyas of the Pāli Canon, and…
The Ten Great Disciples of the Buddha
This gap is all the more glaring because thevery measure of the Buddha’s success as a spiritual teacher is to bedetermined by his skill in training his disciples. The canonical verse ofhomage to the Buddha hails him as “the unsurpassed trainer of personsto be tamed,” and thus the acid test for the validity of this claim mustbe the mettle of the men and women who submitted to his guidance…
Gotama Buddha By Nakamura Hajime
My central concern in this volume is to elucidate how Gotama Buddha, or Sakyamuni Buddha, the historical figure revered as the teacher of humankind, lived his life and taught his doctrine.
The Archaeological relics of the Buddha’s life
A place near the bank of Nairanjana River in Central India (Bihar), also called the Citadel of Enlightenment because it was where the Buddha attained enlightenment or supreme wisdom (bodhi)…
THE HISTORICAL BUDDHA By H.W. Schumann
The book deals with the demythologized person of the great sage, with the age in which he lived and with the political and social conditions which made his mission possible and permitted its success.
The Buddha and His Teachings by Ven. Narada Maha Thera: Part 2 – The Basic Teachings of The Buddha
The remainder of the book explains in detail the Buddha’s teachings, the final chapter showing the relevance of Buddhism to the problems of modern life.
The Buddha and His Teachings by Ven. Narada Maha Thera: Part 1 – The life of The Buddha
This is one of the clearest and most detailed introductions to the fundamental teachings of Buddhism available in English. In simple and lucid language the author explains the doctrines and concepts which form the common bedrock of Buddhism as they have been preserved by the Theravada school…