The Complete Idiot's Guide to Understanding Buddhism

Penguin, 2001 - 409 頁

Coverage includes: the teachings of Buddha--and how they have been adapted to different lands and cultures; Buddhism in the West--Christian Buddhists and Zen Judaists; basic Buddhism--the Three Jewels, the Four Noble Truths, the Eightfold Path, and the Five Precepts; meditation, customs, ceremonies, and events; and Buddhist philosophies at home and at work, in relationships, and in the world at large

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用戶評語  - bethiboo - LibraryThing

Some might complain about it not being thorough enough and shy from the "Idiot" label, but as an introduction to Buddhism, I found it a good springboard to jump in with, especially with little to no ... 閱讀評論全文

The Complete Idiots Guide To Understanding Buddhi

用戶評語  - rumagarza2003 -

This book has alot of information about Buddism. The think that lack was review questions. Alot of information in just one chapter makes you forget about the topic or the title of the chapter. The books does provided interesting stories that you will remember. 閱讀評論全文

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關於作者 (2001)

Gary Gach has been a student of Buddhism for 40 years. He is a consultant to the Buddhist Film Society and the Unified Buddhist Church and is co-translator of Ko Un, Korea's greatest living Zen poet. For two years Gach was Arts and Religion editor for AsianWeek, and prior to that was a contributing editor to the San Francisco Review of Books. His articles have appeared in Shambhala Sun, New Asia Review, Whole Earth Review, and other periodicals. He is the editor of What Book!? Buddha Poems from Beat to Hiphop, published in 1998 by Parallax Press.