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DetailsIn this slim, enlightening volume, internationally recognised Buddhist teacher Martine Batchelor presents the basic tenets and teachings of the Buddha through a selection of essential texts from the Pali canon, the earliest Buddhist scriptures. Viewed by scholars as the actual substance of the historical teachings (and possibly even the words) of the Buddha, these texts are essential to an understanding of the Buddhist faith and are further illuminated through Batchelor's lucid analysis and interpretations.Accessible to non-practitioners and helpful to scholars, The Spirit of the Buddha touches upon key themes of Buddhism, including dharma, compassion, meditation, and peace, among others, creating a panoramic view of one of the world's most widely practised faiths that is stil deeply rooted in its most vital texts.ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Martine Batchelor, a former Buddhist nun, studied Zen Buddhism under the guidance of Kusan Sunim and is the author of 'Let Go', 'Women in Korean Zen', 'Buddhism and Ecology', 'Principles of Zen', 'Meditation for Life', and 'The Path of Compassion: The Bodhisattva Precepts', a translation of the Chinese Brahma's Net Sutra. She lives in France.
SKU Code PRK B 3834 Weight in Kg 0.0900 Brand Bookwomb Dispatch Period in Days 3 ISBN No. 9788191067392 Author Name MARTINE BATCHELOR Publisher Name HIND POCKET BOOKS