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Title : The Life of Buddha and Its Lessons (English Edition)
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ISBN : B0082T0BU0
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Format Type : Hardcover
Language : Englisch
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Number of Pages : 588 Pages
File Size : 963 KB
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The Life of Buddha and Its Lessons (English Edition) Reviews

  • Mathusudhanan Paroor
    2020-03-23 23:25

    Very small lessons, but very intersting. But it is a start to get to know Buddhisam. Thanks for the free offer.

  • Mr. Robin Brown
    2020-03-21 23:44

    Well written and quite informative. A joy to read and contemplate. Although it is a pretty hard sell of the author's items for daily meditation it provokes critical thought. For those who do not have the natural ability to enjoy the struggles life provides it is a good vehicle to seek to escape daily lose-lose and start the journey to ultimate spiritual peace.Meditating on the author's viewpoint I came the realization that some of us found that "ultimate spiritual peace" rather boring and instead we live each moment as the gift it is rather than a burden of cycle of endless suffering. Living with integrity, honor, and responsibility doesn't imply the need to reverse bad karma but rather the conscious choice to live as a personal choice rather a life prescribed by others.

  • lia bloom
    2020-03-24 23:26

    I love listening to audio books at work and this one works great for keeping me stress free and present in the moment, Its very postiive and has meditation lessons that come in handy for keeping my mind and my body inline. the book really helped me to stay positive during a very stressful time in my life. I will recommend this audio book to all.

  • Edward J. Barton
    2020-04-03 22:31

    A short commentary on the historical life of Buddha, as well as an overview if Buddhist thought - including tolerance, peace, benevolence, a brotherhood of all men. Against that backdrop are also balance, detachment, concepts of an illusory world and self-control and self-purification. Olcott was a theosophist, so the book reflects that worldview. Nevertheless, it is a classic and interesting work on the life and teachings of one of the great teachers of all time.

  • Todd W. Wallace
    2020-03-15 19:25

    Not what I was expecting, I thought it would be longer. Good but was expecting more from it as to the teachings of the Buddha.

  • Just Another Reviewer
    2020-03-17 18:44

    Enjoyed the book, Would read this author again.