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Hecker, Hellmuth: Buddhist Women at the Time of The Buddha, trans. by Ayya Khema Hecker, Hellmuth: Maha Kassapa, Father of the Sangha, trans. by. Life of Nyanatiloka Thera: The Biography of a Western Buddhist Pioneer. 28 March by Bhikkhu Nyanatusita and Hellmuth Hecker. Currently unavailable . Great Disciples of the Buddha by Hellmuth Hecker, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

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Bodhi has many important publications to his credit, either as author, translator, or editor. Description A perennial favorite, Great Disciples of the Buddha is now relaunched in our best-selling Teachings of the Buddha series. Book ratings by Goodreads. He returned to the U. Twenty-four of the Buddha’s most distinguished disciples are brought to life in ten chapters of rich narration.

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 larger picture of Buddha’s life.


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We’re featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Bodhi founded Buddhist Global Relief, a nonprofit supporting hunger relief, sustainable agriculture, and education in countries suffering from chronic poverty and malnutrition. Intogether with several of his heckeg, Ven. Great Disciples of the Buddha Hellmuth Hecker.

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. Check out heellmuth top books of the year on our page Best Books of Connected Discourses of the Buddha Bhikkhu Bodhi.

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Thera died in at the age of 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. 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. Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide.

Hellmutb books in this series. 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. The Suttanipata Bhikkhu Bodhi. Drawn from a wide range of authentic Pali sources, the material in these stories has never before heckker assembled in a single volume. The Best Books of In the Buddha’s Words Bhikkhu Bodhi. Nyanatiloka Mahathera, the first German Buddhist monk.


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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. We use cookies to give you the best possible experience.

Visit our Beautiful Books page and find lovely books for kids, photography lovers and more. Through these engaging tales, we meet all manner of human beings – rich, poor, hekcer, female, young, old – whose unique stories are told with an eye to the details of ordinary human concerns.

Review quote “The living tradition of Buddhism is the linkage of spiritual friendships that bring us all the way back to the Buddha. It is a volume that no serious student of Buddhism should miss.