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The Ten Pillars of Buddhism (Sangharakshita Classics) [Kindle Edition]

Sangharakshita
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The Ten Pillars of Buddhism are ten ethical precepts—such as generosity, truthfulness, or compassion—that together provide a comprehensive moral guide. These teachings are the source of Buddhist ethics, their depth revealed here as Sangharakshita considers them collectively, then individually. The Ten Pillars of Buddhism provides a fascinating insight for anyone interested in leading an ethical or Buddhist life. “A handy and easily readable introduction to Buddhist ethics.” Prof Damien Keown, author of Buddhism: A Very Short Introduction.


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A handy and easily readable introduction to Buddhist ethics --Prof Damien Keown, author of 'Buddhism: A Very Short Introduction'

About the Author

Sangharakshita is the founder of the Triratna Buddhist Community, an international Buddhist movement. He has a lifetime of teaching experience and is the author of over 40 books.

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  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • File Size: 218 KB
  • Print Length: 144 pages
  • Publisher: Windhorse Publications Ltd; Second Edition edition (23 July 2013)
  • Sold by: Amazon Media EU S.à r.l.
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B00E3TE014
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  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #209,513 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)
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5.0 out of 5 stars Foundation for Practice 22 July 2011
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This is a fundamental work for anyone interested in Buddhist practice from the perspective of the Triratna Buddhist Order. It is clearly laid out explaining the Triratna Order's principle tenets and canonical foundations. Each of the Ten Pillars or Precepts is then explored and discussed in detail in a way that applies to everyday life. It is easy to read, not a long work but so full of important priciples to reflect on and put into practice all the time. For individual or group study, a very important book.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Triratna Ethics 7 April 2014
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This deceptively short book contains the basis of an intelligent ethical practice for anyone on a 'spiritual' path. Based upon the Triratna Buddhist approach, this penetrating investigation requires prolonged thought and reflection. This is in my top three Sangharakshita titles, a masterpiece!
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