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Intogether with several of his students, Ven. Bodhi founded Buddhist Global Relief, a nonprofit supporting hunger relief, sustainable agriculture, and education in countries suffering from chronic poverty and malnutrition. Great Disciples of the Buddha: In the Buddha’s Words Bhikkhu Bodhi. Twenty-four of the Buddha’s most distinguished disciples are brought to life in ten chapters of rich narration. Connected Discourses of the Buddha Bhikkhu Bodhi. Book ratings by Goodreads.

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Description A perennial favorite, Great Disciples of the Buddha is now relaunched in our best-selling Teachings of the Buddha series. Through these engaging tales, we meet all manner of human beings – rich, poor, male, female, young, old – whose unique stories are told with an eye to the details of ordinary human concerns. Product details Hecekr Paperback pages Dimensions x x From to he was the editor for the Buddhist Publication Society in Kandy, where he lived heckker ten years with the senior German monk, Ven.


Drawn from a wide range of authentic Pali sources, the material in these stories has never heckre been assembled in a single volume. Looking for beautiful books? 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.

He returned to the U. Thera died in at the age of 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 Best Books of The Suttanipata Bhikkhu Bodhi.

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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. By using our website you agree to our use of cookies. Check out the top books of the year on gecker page Best Books of 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.


Review quote “The living tradition of Buddhism is the linkage of spiritual friendships that bring us all the way back to the Buddha. Other books in this series. 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.

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Bodhi has many important publications to his credit, either as author, translator, or editor. Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. We use cookies to give you the best possible experience.