Traces the basic history, beliefs and nature of Buddhism in easy-to-understand language; Written by renowned Buddhist scholar, Bernard Faure, it is an ideal. Traces the basic history, beliefs and nature of Buddhism ineasy-to-understand languageWritten by renowned Buddhist scholar, Bernard Faure. Traces the basic history, beliefs and nature of Buddhism in easy-to-understand language Written by renowned Buddhist scholar, Bernard Faure, it is an ideal.
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Is it a religion? And isBuddhism a religion without god sor is it more of a philosophythan a religion? Margot rated it liked it Jul 30, New search User lists Site feedback Ask a librarian Help. Traces the basic history, beliefs and nature of Buddhism ineasy-to-understand language Written by renowned Buddhist scholar, Bernard Faure, it is anideal introduction for anyone who has unanswered questions aboutone of the world’s largest and most popular religions.
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Description An ideal introduction to Buddhism for anyone who has unanswered questions about one of the world’s largest and most popular religions. Unmaskijg author also discusses the distinctions between Greater and Lesser Vehicle sects, between Buddhism in India, Tibet, China, Japan, and East Asia, and some bermard the contradictions in literature about Buddhism.
Unmasking Buddhism Bernard Faure No preview available – Tamsin rated it really liked it Dec 27, Mac rated it really liked it Jan 10, Nellalou rated it it was ok Jun 12, The writer did take sides on this issue, only saying such a Buddha is a model or ideal to be followed.
Tomi rated it really liked it Aug 08, To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Can I borrow unmwsking item? A fascinating, short book that challenges us to strip awayexisting preconceptions we may have about Buddhism Considers questions such as: The Rhetoric of Immediacy: Can we talk of Buddhism as a unified religion or are there many Buddhisms? Return to Book Page. In theory, Buddhism may affirm we are all equal, but this is not always so in practice. See what’s been added to the collection in the current 1 2 3 4 5 6 weeks months years.
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