Paperback. Pub Date: 1999 Pages: 272 in Publisher: Ulysses Press Jesus and Buddha were separated by five hundred years. Three thousand miles and two drastically different cultures. Yet this trade paper edition of the highly acclaimed hardback juxtaposes passages from the New Testament and ancient Buddhist scriptures to illuminate the striking similarity between their lives. […]
Ibn Rushd’s “Bidayat al-Mujtahid” (“The Distinguished Jurist’s Primer”) occupies a unique place among the authoritative manuals of Islamic law. It is designed to prepare the jurist for the task of the mujtahid, the independent jurist, who derives the law and lays down precedents to be followed by the judge in the administration of justice. In […]
The fourth edition of World Religions: Eastern Traditions provides students with an authoritative examination of religions of the Eastern world. In this contributed text, experts on Hinduism, Sikhism, Jainism, Buddhism, and Chinese, Korean, and Japanese religions employ extensive knowledge and rigorous research to thoroughly investigate each fascinating tradition. Accessible and engaging, the text explores the […]
Death is not the end, and neither is it the beginning; it is one step along a perpetual, never-ending road of being. Move beyond the fear that surrounds death. Explore your own attitudes toward a profound but often taboo subject. Discover within yourself life-affirming beliefs about every state of existence. Written by a Druid priest […]
Pub Date: 2000-03-01 Pages: 352 Language: English Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers A moving illumination of the final transition of our lives.