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Engaged Buddhism

Buddhist Liberation Movements in Asia

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Published by State University of New York Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Buddhism,
  • Social aspects,
  • Sociology Of Religion,
  • Religion - World Religions,
  • Religion,
  • Buddhism - General,
  • Asia

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsChristopher S. Queen (Editor), Sallie B. King (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages446
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7801750M
    ISBN 100791428435
    ISBN 109780791428436

    This is the first comprehensive study of socially and politically engaged Buddhism in the lands of its origin. Nine accounts of contemporary movements in India, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Tibet, Taiwan, Vietnam, and Japan are framed by interpretive essays. The historical development and institutional forms of engaged Buddhism are considered in the light of traditional Buddhist . This is the first comprehensive study of socially and politically engaged Buddhism in the lands of its origin. Nine accounts of contemporary movements in India, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Tibet, Taiwan, Vietnam, and Japan are framed by interpretive essays. The historical development and institutional forms of engaged Buddhism are considered in the light of traditional Buddhist 3/5(1).

      Books. Maia Duerr is a writer, editor, anthropologist, and founder of Five Directions Consulting. She practices Zen Buddhism and has worked with the Buddhist Peace Fellowship, Upaya . From the book 'Interbeing': Fourteen Guidelines for Engaged Buddhism, revised edition: Oct. l by Thich Nhat Hanh, published by Parallax Press, Berkeley, California. Venerable Thich Nhat Hanh is a Buddhist monk, poet, peace activist, and the author of Being Peace, The Miracle of Mindfulness, and many other books.

    Selected as one of Choice's Outstanding Academic Titles (), Engaged Buddhism in the West is founded on the belief that genuine spiritual practice requires an active involvement in society. This. Engaged Buddhist Reader book. Read 6 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The Engaged Buddhist Reader is a collection of the most prom 4/5.


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After a long term of exile, he was given permission to make his first return trip to Vietnam in [6] In November Born: Nguyễn Xuân Bảo, Octo (age 93).