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After completing his university studies he traveled to Sri Lanka, where he received novice ordination in and full ordination inboth under the leading Sri Lankan scholar-monk, Ven. Nyanaponika Theraat the Forest Hermitage. Nyanatiloka Mahathera, the first German Buddhist monk. It is a volume that no serious student of Buddhism should miss.

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.

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.

He returned to the U. Intogether with several of his students, Ven. Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews.


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The Best Books of We’re featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Dispatched from the UK in 3 business days When will my order arrive? Through these engaging tales, we meet all manner of human beings – rich, poor, male, female, young, old – whose unique stories are told with an eye to the details of ordinary human concerns.

The Suttanipata Bhikkhu Bodhi. Twenty-four of the Buddha’s most distinguished disciples are brought to life in ten chapters of rich narration. hfcker

The characters detailed include: 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.

Connected Discourses of the Buddha Bhikkhu Bodhi. Thera died in at the age of Other books in this series.

Book ratings by Goodreads. In the Buddha’s Words Bhikkhu Bodhi. We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. Great Disciples of the Buddha: Conveniently annotated with the same system of sutta references used in each of the other series volumes, Great Disciples of the Buddha allows the reader to easily place each student in the hellmth picture of Buddha’s life.


From to he was the editor for the Buddhist Hecmer Society in Kandy, where he lived for ten years with the senior German monk, Ven.

Great Disciples of the Buddha : Their Lives Their Works Their Legacy

Balangoda Ananda Maitreya Visit our Beautiful Books page and find lovely books for kids, photography lovers and more. Bodhi founded Buddhist Global Relief, a nonprofit supporting hunger relief, sustainable agriculture, and education in countries suffering from chronic poverty and malnutrition. 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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