The Four Noble Truths. Ajahn Sumdeho. THE FIRST NOBLE TRUTH. What is the Noble Truth of Suffering? Birth is suffering, aging is suffering, sickness is. 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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There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Jan 31, Philosopherdog rated it it was amazing. Paperback74 pages. Venerable Ajahn Sumedho is a bhikkhu mendicant monk of the Theravada tradition of Buddhism. Sep 25, Renaissance Vlad rated it it was amazing.
Bijju Maharjan rated it really liked it Oct 16, Getting a grip on the four Nobel truths is key to Buddhist practice and Ajahn Sumedho brings the topic to live with a rare depth of understanding.
Open Preview See a Problem? 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. turths
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If the second half of the book were the same, I would have given it four stars. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Maurizio Guadagnoli rated it really liked it Apr 25, Nikki rated it really liked it Jan 03, Learning to see things as impermanent, learning not to identify with your thoughts and feelings, and learning to see things just as they are.
It is still an excellent book. 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. Extracts from this are quoted at the beginning of each chapter describing the Four Truths.
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This booklet has been made available through the voluntary efforts of many people for the welfare of others. It’s succinct and well written. The first exposition of the Four Noble Truths was a discourse sutta called Dhammacakkappavattana Sutta — literally, ‘the discourse that sets the vehicle ajayn the teaching in motion’.
Nitsa rated it really liked it Nov 03, Refresh and try again. I thought the descriptions of the first three Noble Truths were excellent, simple, clear, and useful.
But Buddhism doesn’t offer those, and therefore nor does this excellent book.
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However, I found the coverage of the 2 final Noble Truths to be a bit muddled and the writing a bit more diffuse than in the first half. Tina rated it it was amazing Jul 28, No trivia or quizzes yet.
Sep 30, Hilmar Laursen rated it really liked it. A simple and clear approach to understand the Four Noble Truths.