Confession Of A Buddhist Atheist

Author: Stephen Batchelor
Publisher: Spiegel & Grau
ISBN: 1588369846
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This is one man’s confession. In his classic Buddhism Without Beliefs, Stephen Batchelor offered a profound, secular approach to the teachings of the Buddha that struck an emotional chord with Western readers.

Confession Of A Buddhist Atheist

Author: Stephen Batchelor
Publisher: Random House LLC
ISBN: 0385527063
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A revisionist assessment of the life of the historical Buddha argues for a restoration of original Buddhist practices, drawing on the ancient text of the Pali Canon while tracing the author's personal spiritual journey.

After Buddhism Rethinking Dharma For A Secular Age

Author: Stephen Batchelor
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 935177774X
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Combining critical readings of the earliest canonical texts with narrative accounts of five members of the Buddha's inner circle, Batchelor depicts the Buddha as a pragmatic ethicist rather than a dogmatic metaphysician.

Buddhism Without Beliefs

Author: Stephen Batchelor
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101663073
Size: 68.72 MB
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A national bestseller and acclaimed guide to Buddhism for beginners and practitioners alike In this simple but important volume, Stephen Batchelor reminds us that the Buddha was not a mystic who claimed privileged, esoteric knowledge of the ...

The Faith To Doubt

Author: Stephen Batchelor
Publisher: Counterpoint
ISBN: 1619026368
Size: 55.26 MB
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And courage.” In this engaging spiritual memoir, Stephen Batchelor describes his own training, first as a Tibetan Buddhist and then as a Zen practitioner, and his own direct struggles along his path. “It is most uncanny that we are able ...

Secular Buddhism

Author: Stephen Batchelor
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300223234
Size: 79.21 MB
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In this collected volume of Stephen Batchelor's writings on these themes, he explores the complex implications of Buddhism's secularization.

Living With The Devil

Author: Stephen Batchelor
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101663081
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Stephen Batchelor's seminal work on humanity's struggle between good and evil In the national bestseller Living with the Devil, Batchelor traces the trajectory from the words of the Buddha and Christ, through the writings of Shantideva, ...

Alone With Others

Author: Stephen Batchelor
Publisher: Grove/Atlantic, Inc.
ISBN: 0802196489
Size: 24.85 MB
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This uniquely contemporary guide to understanding the timeless message of Buddhism, and in particular its relevance in actual human relations, was inspired by Shantideva's 'Guide To The Bodhisattva's Way Of Life', which the author ...

A Philosophy Of Emptiness

Author: Gay Watson
Publisher: Reaktion Books
ISBN: 1780233256
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Offering an alternative view, A Philosophy of Emptiness reclaims these hollow feelings as a positive and even empowering state, an antidote to the modern obsession with substance and foundation.

Meditation For Life

Author: Martine Batchelor
Publisher: Frances Lincoln Limited
ISBN: 9780711216730
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Using words and photographs, this book shows how meditation can enrich your life.