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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. From to he was the editor for the Buddhist Publication Society in Kandy, where he lived for ten years with the senior German monk, Ven. Twenty-four of the Buddha’s most distinguished disciples are brought to life in ten chapters of rich narration.

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Bodhi has many important publications to his credit, either as author, translator, or editor.

Conveniently annotated with the same system of sutta references bellmuth in each of the other series volumes, Great Disciples of the Buddha allows the reader to easily place each student in the larger picture of Buddha’s life. His books include a german translation of the Samyutta Nikaya parts 4 and 5 a two-volume chronicle on Buddhism in Germany, and a biography of Ven. Visit our Beautiful Books page and find lovely books for kids, photography lovers and more.


Nyanatiloka Mahathera, the first German Buddhist monk. By using our website you agree to our use of cookies. After completing his university studies he traveled to Sri Lanka, where he received novice ordination in and full hlelmuth inboth under the leading Sri Lankan scholar-monk, Ven.

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Nyanaponika Theraat the Forest Hermitage. It is a volume that no serious student of Buddhism should miss. Connected Discourses of the Buddha Bhikkhu Bodhi. Great Disciples of the Buddha: We’re featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book.

Here are the stories of 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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Hellmuuth returned to the U. The Suttanipata Bhikkhu Bodhi. Thera died in at the age of Product details Format Paperback hellmut Dimensions x x Dispatched from the UK in 3 business days When will my order arrive?


Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. Balangoda Ananda Maitreya We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. Review quote “The living tradition of Buddhism is the linkage of spiritual friendships that bring us all the way back to the Buddha.

Through these engaging tales, we meet all manner of human beings – rich, poor, male, female, young, old – whose unique stories are told with an hsllmuth to the details of ordinary human concerns.

Intogether with several of his students, Ven. Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. Drawn from a wide range of authentic Pali sources, the material in these stories has never before been assembled in a single volume.

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