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The Dhammapada: With Introductory Essays, Pali Text, English Translation and Notes (Oxford India Paperbacks)

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Since its first publication in 1950, this edition of the founding text of Buddhist teaching has established itself as a classic and essential reading for anyone interested in Buddhist philosophy and theology. Radhakrishnan presents the text in Pali and English translation and provides an introductory essay and helpful explanatory notes.

Synopsis:

Dhamma means discipline, law or religion; pada the path or way, and together Dhammapada is the 'path of virtue'. This founding text of Buddhist teaching is here presented in both Pali and English by one of India's foremost philosophers and religious authorities, S. Radhakrishnan. The verses of the Dhammapada were believed from very early times to have been the utterances of Gautama the Buddha himself. S. Radhakrishnan here prefaces the text with an introductory essay about Gautama Buddha, and provides explanatory notes in English to the text. Since its first publication in 1950, this edition has established itself as a 'classic' and is essential reading for anyone interested in Buddhist philosophy and religion.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780195640809
Editor:
Radhakrishnan, Sarvepalli
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Editor:
Radhakrishnan, Sarvepalli
Editor:
Radhakrishnan, S.
Author:
Radhakrishnan, S.
Location:
Delhi :
Subject:
Religion
Subject:
Buddhism
Subject:
Buddhism - General
Subject:
Theology | Buddhism
Subject:
Religion and Theology - Buddhism
Subject:
Religion Eastern-Buddhism
Subject:
Religion & Theology | Buddhism
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series:
Oxford India Paperbacks
Publication Date:
19970331
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
Language:
English & Påali.
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
204
Dimensions:
8.72x6.46x.46 in. .43 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , Dhamma means discipline, law or religion; pada the path or way, and together Dhammapada is the 'path of virtue'. This founding text of Buddhist teaching is here presented in both Pali and English by one of India's foremost philosophers and religious authorities, S. Radhakrishnan. The verses of the Dhammapada were believed from very early times to have been the utterances of Gautama the Buddha himself. S. Radhakrishnan here prefaces the text with an introductory essay about Gautama Buddha, and provides explanatory notes in English to the text. Since its first publication in 1950, this edition has established itself as a 'classic' and is essential reading for anyone interested in Buddhist philosophy and religion.
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