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Piyadassi, the wandering monk

his life and times

by Kirthie Abeyesekera

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Published by Karunaratne & Sons in Colombo, Sri Lanka .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Sri Lanka
    • Subjects:
    • Piyadassi, Thera.,
    • Buddhist monks -- Sri Lanka -- Biography.

    • About the Edition

      Biography of Sinhalese Buddhist monk.

      Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Statementby Kirthie Abeyesekera ; foreword by Ananda W.P. Guruge.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBQ978.I926 A63 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxx, 200 p. :
      Number of Pages200
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL953885M
      ISBN 109559098195
      LC Control Number95911582

      Wandering Monk May My Castle of Dreams. You were the most beautiful dream of my life, Now you are the nightmare where I struggle to survive. But before these nightmares there was a time, when thinking about them was the most beautiful moment of life. The Buddha s Ancient Path is a book on basic Buddhism with a difference, for it was written by a monk who was a native of Sri Lanka, a scholar and a well-known preacher. He has the Pali Canon and the Commentaries at his fingertips, so that the book is full of apposite stories and quotations of what the Buddha said many of them hard to find.

      Kirthie Abeyesekera, who had been domiciled in Canada with his family since , has several books to his credit, including "Among My Souvenirs," "The Underworld Of Crime Sex and Drugs" and "Piyadassi The Wandering Monk - His life and Times.". Find trailers, reviews, synopsis, awards and cast information for The Wandering Monk () - Chang Hung-Chi on AllMovie - Fists fly when a Shaolin Monk leaves his temple Director: Chang Hung-Chi.

      Ben Costa was kind enough to send me a very nice hardcover edition of his webcomic, Shi Long Pang, the Wandering Shaolin Monk, which collects the first long story can keep up with the series on-line, or you could throw $ Costa's way and pick this look nice on the shelves, you know!!!!Author: Greg Burgas. A classic book from the great Theravadin scholar monk, which explains Buddhist moral codes and their application in daily life. Lovingkindness The Revolutionary Art of Happiness by SHARON SALZBERG. A clear introduction to metta meditation and useful tools for developing this quality. The Sutta-Nipata Translated by Ven. H. SADDHATISSA.


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