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The ideas and meditative practices of early Buddhism

by Tilmann Vetter

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Published by E.J. Brill in Leiden, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Meditation -- Buddhism.,
  • Buddhism -- Doctrines -- History -- Early period, to ca. 250 B.C.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Tilmann Vetter.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBQ5612 .V47 1988
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxvii, 110 p. :
    Number of Pages110
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2051600M
    ISBN 109004089594
    LC Control Number88029318

    The result is a wide-ranging exploration of what these practices meant in early Buddhism. While his presentation is based on academic methodology, this book is meant for practitioners, and he focuses on passages in light of their relevance to meditation. View the eBook. Sponsor this book. Classical sources for meditative practices covered in the course include the Upaniṣads and early Buddhist sūtras, texts of the period of classical Yoga, and those of later Indian Tantrism. Using these texts, the course defines major categories of contemplative practices including meditation on syllables/sounds considered sacred (mantras.

    In book titles, the sub-title after the title is a popular but often unnecessary thing. In this case, it's necessary. Why Buddhism Is True is very much indeed about The Science and Philosophy of Meditation and Enlightenment. Especially the science. Or so it struck me, who at times grew impatient with the science aspect.4/5(K).   Basics of Buddhism explained. True is a tricky word, and asserting the truth of anything, including deep ideas in philosophy or psychology, is a tricky business.

    By establishing a dialogue in which the meditative practices of Buddhism and Christianity speak to the theories of modern philosophy and science, B. Alan Wallace reveals the theoretical similarities underlying these disparate disciplines and their unified /5(14). Original Buddhism, also called early Buddhism, earliest Buddhism, and pre-sectarian Buddhism is the Buddhism that existed before the various subsects of Buddhism came into being. Some of the contents and teachings of this pre-sectarian Buddhism may be deduced from the earliest Buddhist texts, which by themselves are already sectarian.


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The Ideas and Meditative Practices of Early Buddhism | Tilmann Vetter | download | B–OK. Download books for free. Find books. This book was translated with the financial assistance of the Netherlands Organization for Scientific Research (NWO) Cover design: Roel van Dijk Library of Congress Cataloging-in Publication-Data Vetter, Tilmann.

The ideas and meditative practices of early Buddhism I by Tilmann Vetter. Translated from Dutch, with revisions. Bibliography: p. self and non self in early buddhism Download self and non self in early buddhism or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format.

Click Download or Read Online button to get self and non self in early buddhism book now. This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want. Pre-sectarian Buddhism may refer to the earliest Buddhism, the ideas and practices of Gautama Buddha himself.

It may also refer to early Buddhism as existing until about one hundred years after the parinirvana of the Buddha until the first documented split in the sangha. Contrary to the claim of doctrinal stability, early Buddhism was a dynamic movement.

Gil Fronsdal, The Buddha Before Buddhism: Wisdom from the Early Teachings, Shambhala, Boulder,paperback £15, pages. reviewed by Dhivan Thomas Jones. Gil Fronsdal’s new book is a translation of and commentary on ‘The Chapter of the Eights’ (Aṭṭhakavagga), the fourth chapter of the Sutta-nipāta, itself a miscellaneous collection of Pāli Buddhist verses.

Vetter, Tilmann (), The Ideas and Meditative Practices of Early Buddhism (PDF), BRILL, ISBN Wynne, Alexander (), The Origin of Buddhist Meditation, Routledge Web-sources [ edit ]. Book. Anuruddha. and Nārada A manual of abhidhamma - Buddhist Publication Society - Kandy, Ceylon The ideas and meditative practices of early Buddhism - E.J.

Brill - Leiden. In-text: (Vetter, ) Your Bibliography: Vetter, T., The Ideas And Meditative Practices Of Early Buddhism.

Leiden: E.J. Brill. Book. Wayman, A. The book takes us on a journey through the Steps, examining critical Twelve Step ideas like Powerlessness, Higher Power, and Moral Inventory through the lens of Buddhism. One Breath at a Time presents potent ancient techniques for finding calm and clarity and offers a vision of a Higher Power not tied to traditional Western Judeo-Christian.

The early texts reveal that other central Buddhist doctrines, such as dependent-origination and selflessness, similarly derived from meditative observations. This book challenges the conventional view that the Buddha's teachings represent universal themes of human existence, allowing for a fresh, compelling explanation of the Buddhist theory of Cited by: 8.

Samatha or śamatha (Sanskrit: शमथ; Chinese: 止 zhǐ) is a Buddhist term that is often translated as the "tranquility of the mind", or "mind-calmness".The Pali Canon describes it as one of two qualities of mind which is developed in Buddhist meditation, the other being vipassana (insight). Samatha is said to be achieved by practicing single-pointed meditation.

Tilmann Vetter, The Ideas and Meditative Practices of Early Buddhism, trans. Marianne S. Oort () James P. McDermott, Development in the Early Buddhist Concept of Kamma/Karma () Fumimaro Watanabe, Philosophy and Its Development in the Nikayas and Abhidhamma ()Author: Michael Kicey.

Meditative Practices A Burden Off the Mind: A Study Guide on the Five Aggregates views One of the new concepts most central to the Buddha's teaching was that of the khandhas, usually translated into English as “aggregates.†Prior to the Buddha, the Pali word khandha had very ordinary meanings: A khandha could be a.

Dzogchen, also known as the "Great Perfection" (in Sanskrit: अतियोग atiyoga), is a tradition of teachings in Tibetan Buddhism aimed at discovering and continuing in the natural primordial state of is a central teaching of the Nyingma school of Tibetan Buddhism and of Bon. In these traditions, Dzogchen is the highest and most definitive path of the nine vehicles Author: Michael Kicey.

Earliest Buddhism. Vetter, Tilmann (), The Ideas and Meditative Practices of Early Buddhism, BRILL; Bronkhorst, Johannes (), The Two Traditions Of Meditation In Ancient India, Motilal Banarsidass Publ. Wynne, Alexander (), The Origin of Buddhist Meditation (PDF), Routledge; Theravada.

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Hinduism and Buddhism, have common origins in the Ganges culture of northern India during the so-called "second urbanisation" around BCE. [1] They have shared parallel beliefs that have existed side by side, but also pronounced differences.

[2] Buddhism attained prominence in the Indian subcontinent as it was supported by royal courts, but started to decline after the Gupta. These days, it is hard to miss the increasing popularity of Buddhist-inspired meditation. In medical clinics and neuroscience labs, in departments across the academy, in workshops and on phone apps, and in popular media outlets around the Anglophone world as well as globally, we seem to be fascinated by the nexus of meditation, Buddhism, and science.texts, quite another.

This book tries to apply this criterion to the one aspect of Buddhism – perhaps the only one – where it seems to work: that of meditation. Much of the book is dedicated to the presentation of the meditational and ascetic practices and related ideas found in early.