Have always wondered what Buddhism is really about? Do you want to partake on the Buddhist path to learn the truth about suffering and achieve liberation and inner peace? Would you like a straightforward and simple overview of Buddhist history? If you answered yes to any of these questions, then this book is for you....
50 Things to Know About Buddhism by Ali Amer offers an approach to understanding the core principles of Buddhism, its history, the founder of Buddhism, how it grew to be the fourth world’s largest religion, and various practices and traditions. Buddhism can be quite difficult to grasp on a philosophical and metaphysical level, so this book will assume you are a beginner or you already have some knowledge, but need more clarification. It is based on knowledge from the world's leading experts, Buddhists scholars and academicians, as well following primary Buddhist texts and scriptures such as the sutras (discourses) and the Tripitaka (record of words of the Buddha).
This book will help you grasp the essence of Buddhism and its vibrant line of development to its present stage, covering the paths it took and its widespread influence around the globe. It might even spur you on a spiritual quest, seeking knowledge and meaning of the universe and life.
By the time you finish this book, you will have a clearer idea of Buddhism and probably make use of your newly gained knowledge for educational, recreational, or spiritual purposes. So, grab your copy today. You'll be glad you did.