By Christmas Humphreys
A dictionary and a thesaurus of phrases plus short biographies of eminent Buddhists and students from either East and West.
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But usually called by his followers the Buddha Dhamma (see Dhamma). Buddhism is a way of life, a discipline; not a system of dogmas to be accepted by the intellect. It is a way to live Reality, and not ideas concerning the nature of Reality. Buddhism in England The Journal of Oriental Philosophy and Religion, published by the Buddhist Lodge, London. March. ). ). ). A popular dictionary of buddhism 36 ‘Buddhist’, The Bst. monthly periodical published in Colombo. Founded 1888. Organ of the Young Men’s Buddhist Association of Colombo.
Kière of Liège, with its periodical, Le Sentier, lasting the longest. Robert Linssen, author of Living Zen. A Summer School is held every year. Belief Sammāditthi, the first step on the Noble Path is often translated ‘right belief’. More correct rendering is ‘right view’. Belief in Bsm. must result from apprehension based on reason, not on mental obedience to the authority of another. See Faith, Noble Eightfold Path. ) The ‘Lord’s Song’. A complete treatise on spiritual development along the lines of Karma Yoga, the way of Right Action.
Sk. original lost. Two trans. from Chinese are The Awakening of Faith, Suzuki (1900) and The Awakening of Faith, Timothy Richard (1907). ) School. One of the most famous Bst. Scriptures. D. ) Spheres. Used psychologically. The twelve bases or sources of mental processes. Six are the five sense organs and mind; the other six are the corresponding sense objects, conceptions or thoughts being objects of mind. ) Ayodhya Important city in the kingdom of the Kosalas in north-east India in the time of the Buddha.