What the Buddha Taught by Walpola Rahula

What the Buddha Taught

Walpola Rahula

151 pages first pub 1959 (editions)

nonfiction philosophy religion informative reflective slow-paced


This comprehensive, compact, lucid, and faithful account of the Buddha's teachings persistently enjoys great popularity in colleges, universities, and theological schools both here and abroad. "An exposition of Buddhism conceived in a resolutely m...

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reflective 76%
inspiring 57%
challenging 23%
hopeful 21%
relaxing 13%
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