The Meaning of Life in Hinduism and Buddhism

By Floyd H Ross

© 2008 – Routledge

182 pages

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Hardback: 9780415461467
pub: 2008-02-12
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About the Book

Originally published in 1952.

This volume, by discussing significant insights of Hinduism and Buddhism, answers the question "What is the meaning of life?" It illustrates the importance of Buddhist and Hindu teachings and their relevance to the West, as well as clarifying some of the religious and philosophical problems Western readers must grapple with.

Table of Contents

Ancient India Looks at Life; The Nature of the Self; The Art of Yoga; Teachings of the Bhagavad Gita; Teachings of Early Buddhism.

About the Series

Routledge Library Editions: Buddhism

This Routledge Library Edition brings together titles on Buddhism which were originally published over a period of fifty years or so, starting in the 1920s.

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
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REFERENCE / General
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SOCIAL SCIENCE / General