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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This nbole is not yet featured on Listopia. A simple and clear approach to understand the Four Noble Truths.
Nitsa rated it really liked it Nov 03, The book failed to simply say what each part of the Eight Fold Path was beyond the name of the part and what people do to strive towards it.
Maurizio Guadagnoli rated it really liked it Apr 25, Paperback74 pages. 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 examples and metaphors that could really hammer home the key points.
For both the beginner, and the seasoned Buddhist the description of the Four Noble Truths describe Buddhism’s approach to a happier life. This was a delightful and excellent little book. Sep 25, Renaissance Vlad rated it it was amazing.
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Nikki rated it really liked it Jan 03, Aug 17, Sankalp rated it really liked it. Extracts from this are quoted at the beginning of each chapter describing the Four Truths. This wasn’t what I was looking for at this time, but it’s still a good introductory read for people interested in Buddhism. Jan 07, Michael Suemdho rated it liked it. Josh Buch rated it it was amazing Apr 08, Michael Rickicki rated it it was amazing Mar 22, 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 examples and metaphors that could really hammer home the key points.
It was tremendously helpful in teaching how to let go. Sep 17, Jadesword rated it it was amazing.
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The Four Noble Truths
Lucas rated it it was amazing Dec 18, 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’. Refresh and try again. Getting a grip on the four Nobel xumedho is key to Buddhist practice and Ajahn Sumedho brings the topic to live with a rare depth of understanding. However, the theme of the Four Noble Truths recurs many times, for example in the quotation that truthw at the beginning of the Introduction.
The Four Noble Truths by Bhikkhu Sumedho
If the second half of the book were the same, Fokr would have given it four stars. In my opinion, the coverage of the first two of the Noble Truths was very succinct and understandable. Learning to see things as impermanent, learning not to identify with your thoughts and feelings, and learning to see things just as they are.
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Tina rated it it was amazing Jul 28, Beth rated it really sumrdho it Dec 01, I thought the descriptions of the first three Noble Nnoble were excellent, nlble, clear, and u This was a delightful and excellent little book. Nuno Castro rated it it was amazing Aug 02, While I appreciated the very positive 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.
Nathan Huffman rated it it was amazing Mar 29, Great little booklet and terrific at introducing Buddhist ideas. There seem to be several editions of this book floating around on GoodReads. That approach too often gets lost and forgotten about in Buddhist literature. Bijju Maharjan rated it really liked it Oct 16,