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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You usually just find a listing of the 4 noble truths, and then you move forward.
Tina rated it it was amazing Jul 28, Open Preview See a Problem? Good elaboration on the truths and the insights behind them! It was tremendously helpful in teaching how to let go. He is currently the Abbot of the Amaravati Buddhist Centre as well as teacher and spiritual guide to many bhikkhus, Buddhist nuns and lay people. Instead there are what seems to meta observations from the author, reflections on having lived it, but without tying those reflections to a context where they could be understood.
But Buddhism doesn’t offer those, and therefore nor does this excellent book. I thought the descriptions of the first three Noble Truths were excellent, simple, clear, and useful. To ask other readers questions about The Four Noble Truthsplease sign up. Aug 17, Sankalp rated suemdho really liked it. Rodrigo Miravalles rated it liked it Oct 19, He was ordained in Nlble in and trained there for ten years.
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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. Nitsa rated it really liked it Nov 03, Sep 30, Hilmar Laursen rated it really liked it. I found this book to be very helpful – for the first half. Venerable Ajahn Sumedho is a bhikkhu mendicant monk of the Theravada tradition of Buddhism. The 4 noble truths are considered the basics of Buddhism, and is often overlooked for more advanced theories.
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While I appreciated the very positive and upbeat tone of the book, it felt more like listening to someone conversing with you on the subject of the truths than a book about them.
Refresh and try again. Lucia Sandoval rated it it was ok May 18, Maurizio Guadagnoli rated it really liked it Sumedhoo 25, Jun 10, Britt rated it really liked it. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. May rated it it was amazing Feb 13, For both the beginner, and the seasoned Buddhist the description of the Four Noble Truths describe Buddhism’s approach to a happier life.
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Lucas rated it it was amazing Dec 18, Nuno Castro rated it it was amazing Aug 02, Dane Gray rated it really liked it Oct 12, Lists with This Book. I would recommend it to anyone who is Buddhist or who has an interest in Buddhism. But Buddhism doesn’t offer those, and therefore nor does this excellent 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.
Learning to see things as impermanent, learning not to identify with your thoughts and feelings, and learning to see things just as they are. A succinct and easily readable summary of the heart of the Buddha’s teaching, shmedho only real weakness being a bit symedho a lack of examples and metaphors that could really hammer home the truthe points.
No trivia or quizzes yet. Bijju Maharjan rated it really liked it Oct 16, Oct 09, Jeremy rated it liked it. Your mileage may vary.
Anahn rated it really liked it Jan 03, Want to Read Currently Reading Read. This was a delightful and excellent little book. Michael Rickicki rated it it was amazing Mar 22, The second half of the book just didn’t “click” for me.
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