An End to Suffering The Buddha in the World by Pankaj Mishra

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Subjects:

  • Buddhism,
  • Religion,
  • Religion - World Religions,
  • Buddhism - General,
  • Religion / Buddhism,
  • Boeddhisme.,
  • Influence,
  • Lijden.,
  • gtt

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages432
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9545294M
ISBN 100312425090
ISBN 109780312425098
OCLC/WorldCa61830452

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Pankaj Mishra describes his restless journeys into India, Pakistan, and Afghanistan, among Islamists and the emerging Hindu middle class, exploring the myths and places of the Buddha's by: In the End of Suffering he uses trillions of specialized cells in the body to put life’s “unfairness” into a new perspective.

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An End to Suffering is an ambitious book -- a valiant attempt to introduce the reader to Buddhism, examine Buddhism's relevance in today's world and compare it with Western philosophy, combined with a generous dose of travel writing (descriptions of places which were important in the Buddha's life and what has become of them), Indian history 4/5.

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It has been clearly demonstrated that rulership by humans apart from God can never succeed. Only God’s rulership can bring peace, happiness, perfect health, and everlasting life.

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His suffering is. The Buddha's teachings center around two basic principles. One is the Four Noble Truths, in which the Buddha diagnoses the problem of suffering and indicates the treatment necessary to remedy this problem.

The other is the Noble Eightfold Path, the practical discipline he prescribes to uproot and eliminate the deep underlying causes of suffering.4/5(5).

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