all ebooks in category: Buddhist History

Ties That Bind: Maternal Imagery and Discourse in Indian Buddhism
English | 2012 | ISBN: 0199915652, 0199915679 | 288 pages | PDF | 1,4 MB

Reiko Ohnuma offers a wide-ranging exploration of the complex role of maternal imagery and discourse in pre-modern South Asian Buddhism. Motherhood was sometimes extolled as …

Conversations with Buddha: A Fictional Dialogue Based on Biographical Facts
English | November 12th, 2019 | ISBN: 1786782472 | 128 pages | EPUB | 1.85 MB

A relaxed chat with the Buddha tells us what he thought about impermanence, karma, mindfulness, compassion, love, and everything else that leads us toward a …