Buddhist Texts Through the Ages

Buddhist Texts Through the Ages

Spirituality & Beliefs, Religion, Buddhism, Non-Fiction
Paperback Published on: 03/04/2014
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Synopsis

This unique anthology of Buddhist scripture traces the development of Buddhism through the ages and around the world. Designed to serve scholars and students, this classic text has become a valuable resource for Buddhists and all those who wish to explore for themselves the original sources of one of the world’s great religions.

Accessible and jargon-free, these translations from the original Pali, Sanskrit, Chinese, Tibetan and Japanese are presented in plain English by four leading experts on the language and literature of Buddhism, while a glossary of foreign terms completes a thoroughly comprehensive and timeless introduction to the subject.

  • Publisher: Oneworld Publications
  • ISBN: 9781780743981
  • Number of pages: 336
  • Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 24 mm

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