AJAHN SUMEDHO FOUR NOBLE TRUTHS PDF
The four noble truths [Bhikkhu Sumedho] on *FREE* shipping The Four Noble Truths – The Venerable Ajahn Sumedho (Paperback). Venerable . The Four Noble Truths has ratings and 13 reviews. talks given by Venerable Ajahn Sumedho on the central teaching of the Buddha: that the unhappiness. This small booklet was compiled and edited from talks given by Venerable Ajahn Sumedho on the central teaching of the Buddha: that the.
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However, the theme of the Four Noble Truths recurs many times, for example in the quotation that appears at the beginning of the Introduction.
I would recommend it to anyone who is Buddhist or who has an interest in Buddhism. Milana Veselinovic rated it really liked it Jun 17, In this book, Ven. I thought the descriptions of the first three Noble Truths were excellent, simple, clear, and u This was a delightful and excellent little book.
Rodrigo Miravalles rated it liked it Oct 19, Nitsa rated it really liked it Nov 03, Great little booklet and yruths at introducing Buddhist ideas. It’s succinct and well written. I needed the insight. The reference quoted is to the sections in the nbole of the scriptures where this discourse can be found.
No trivia or quizzes yet. But Buddhism doesn’t offer those, and therefore nor does this excellent book. As an introduction to the Four Noble Truths it probably also is guilty of a lack of precision which could disillusion some, i. It was sumefho helpful in teaching how to let go. Extracts from this are quoted at the beginning of each chapter describing the Four Truths. Thanks for telling us about the problem.
May 26, Laura rated it it was amazing. Refresh and try again. You usually just find a listing of the 4 noble truths, and then you move forward. Jan 07, Michael Heggemann rated it liked it. Dane Gray rated it really liked it Oct 12, Let go of delusion.
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Want to Read saving…. Lucas rated it it was amazing Dec 18, He was ordained in Thailand in and trained there for ten years. The second half of the book just didn’t “click” for me. This wasn’t what I was looking for at this time, but it’s still a good introductory read for people interested in Buddhism. Will definitely re-read this one! The first exposition of the Four Noble Truths was a discourse sutta called Dhammacakkappavattana Sutta — literally, ‘the discourse that sets the vehicle of the teaching in motion’.
To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. If the second half of the book were the same, I would have given it four stars.
The Four Noble Truths by Ajahn Sumedho e-book
Dec 31, Steve rated it really liked it Shelves: Michael Rickicki rated it it was amazing Mar 22, Instead there are what seems to meta observations from the author, reflections trhths having lived it, but without tying those reflections to a context where they could be understood. It is still an excellent book. For both xjahn beginner, and the seasoned Buddhist the description of the Four Nbole Truths describe Buddhism’s approach to a happier life.
Your mileage may vary. Lucia Sandoval rated it it was ok May 18, To ask other readers questions about The Four Noble Truthsplease sign up. While I appreciated the very ajhan and upbeat tone of the book, it felt more like listening to someone conversing with you on the subject of the truths than a book about them. Good elaboration on the truths and the insights behind them!
Oct 01, Derek Baldwin rated it it was amazing. The edition I read is about 70 pages and can be obtained for free as a PDF from buddhanet.
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Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Tina rated it it was amazing Jul 28, But Buddhism doesn’t offer those, and therefore nor does this excellent A succinct and easily readable summary of the heart of the Buddha’s teaching, the only real weakness being a bit of a lack of xjahn and metaphors that could really hammer home the key points.