The Eternal Legacy An Introduction to the Canonical Literature of Buddhism

by Ven Sangharakshita

The Eternal Legacy An Introduction to the Canonical Literature of Buddhism Synopsis

The Eternal Legacy An Introduction to the Canonical Literature of Buddhism by Ven Sangharakshita

Book Information

ISBN: 9781899579587
Publication date: 6th February 2006
Author: Ven Sangharakshita
Publisher: Windhorse Publications
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 288 pages
Categories: Buddhism, Sacred texts,

About Ven Sangharakshita

Sangharakshita was born Dennis Lingwood in South London, in 1925. Largely self-educated, he developed an interest in the cultures and philosophies of the East early on, and realized that he was a Buddhist at the age of sixteen. The Second World War took him, as a conscript, to India, where he stayed on to become the Buddhist monk Sangharakshita. After studying for some years under leading teachers from the major Buddhist traditions, he went on to teach and write extensively. He also played a key part in the revival of Buddhism in India, particularly through his work among followers of Dr ...

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