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Walpola Rāhula

Overview
Works: 127 works in 550 publications in 17 languages and 4,755 library holdings
Genres: History  Festschriften  Sacred books  Introductions  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Creator, Other, Contributor
Classifications: BQ4132, 294.3
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Walpola Rāhula
What the Buddha taught by Walpola Rāhula( Book )

243 editions published between 1958 and 2018 in 17 languages and held by 2,697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clarifies the fundamental principles of Buddhist doctrine by explicating the original Pali text of the Tipitaka
History of Buddhism in Ceylon; the Anuradhapura period, 3d century BC--10th century AD by Walpola Rāhula( Book )

40 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zen and the taming of the bull : towards the definition of Buddhist thought : essays by Walpola Rāhula( Book )

9 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The heritage of the bhikkhu : a short history of the bhikkhu in educational, cultural, social, and political life by Walpola Rāhula( Book )

21 editions published between 1948 and 2007 in English and Sinhalese and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walpola Rahula's What the Buddha Taught is a perennial backlist bestseller and has proven to be an indispensable guide to beginning Buddhism. It is renowned for its authoritative, clear, logical, and comprehensive approach. The Heritage of the Bhikkhu is a vivid account of the Buddhist's monk's role as a servant to people's needs as a follower and teacher of the basic Buddhist principles. In this fascinating and informative volume, the author emphasizes Buddhism as a practical doctrine for daily living and spiritual perfection and not simply a monastic discipline. The Heritage of the Bhikkhu is a pioneering work that deserves to stand with the author's earlier masterpiece
Abhidharmasamuccaya = the compendium of the higher teaching (philosophy) by Asaṅga( Book )

19 editions published between 1971 and 2001 in French and English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buddhist studies in honour of Walpola Rahula( Book )

9 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'Enseignement du Bouddha : d'après les textes les plus anciens : étude suivie d'un choix de textes by Walpola Rāhula( Book )

9 editions published in 1978 in 3 languages and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The group of discourses (Sutta-nipāta)( Book )

9 editions published between 1984 and 2006 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Was der Buddha lehrt by Walpola Rāhula( Book )

6 editions published between 1963 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tư tưởng Phật học by Walpola Rāhula( Book )

5 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in Vietnamese and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What The Buddha Taught : Revised And Expanded Edition With Texts From Suttas And Dhammapada by Walpola Rāhula( )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This comprehensive, compact, lucid, and faithful account of the Buddha's teachings persistently enjoys great popularity in colleges, universities, and theological schools both here and abroad. "An exposition of Buddhism conceived in a resolutely modern spirit."'from the Foreword. "For years," says the Journal of the Buddhist Society, "the newcomer to Buddhism has lacked a simple and reliable introduction to the complexities of the subject. Dr. Rahula's What the Buddha Taught fills the need as only could be done by one having a firm grasp of the vast material to be sifted. It is a model of what a book should be that is addressed first of all to 'the educated and intelligent reader.' Authoritative and clear, logical and sober, this study is as comprehensive as it is masterly." A classic introductory book to Buddhism, What the Buddha Taught, contains a selection of illustrative texts from the original Pali texts, including the Suttas and the Dhammapada (specially translated by the author), sixteen illustrations, and a bibliography, glossary, and index
Budun vadāḷa dharmaya by Walpola Rāhula( Book )

4 editions published between 1966 and 1997 in Sinhalese and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fo dang chu jiao de shi she me? = What the Buddha taught by Luo hou luo( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in Chinese and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rhinoceros horn and other early Buddhist poems : the group of discourses (Sutta-Nipāta)( Book )

5 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Satipaṭṭhāna : le cœur de la méditation bouddhiste : l'art de cultiver l'harmonie et l'équilibre de l'esprit by Nyanaponika( Book )

3 editions published in 1983 in French and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a classic text on the essence of Buddhist meditation. It is an excellent, in-depth description of mindfulness practice and its benefits. It includes a concise explanation of clear comprehension, which is the kind of mindfulness you use in the course of your daily life. It also presents an easily understandable explanation of the Four Foundations of Mindfulness. This new edition includes an introduction from noted author and teacher Sylvia Boorstein. Although the Buddha lived over 2500 years ago, his teachings on meditation are among the most effective methods for healing the pain of grief, finding inner peace, and overcoming the sense of dislocation caused by living in the 21st century. Mindfulness is a method not only for committed Buddhists. It is for everyone interested in mastering the mind
Wat de Boeddha onderwees by Walpola Rāhula( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in Dutch and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uitleg van de fundamentele aspecten van de leer van de Boeddha op basis van de oorspronkelijke teksten
What the Buddha taught; with a foreword by Paul Demiéville by Walpola Rāhula( Book )

3 editions published between 1959 and 1962 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'enseignement du Bouddha : d'après les textes les plus anciens : étude suivie d'un choix de textes by Walpola Rāhula( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in French and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Humour in Pāli literature and other essays by Walpola Rāhula( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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What the Buddha taught
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The heritage of the bhikkhu : a short history of the bhikkhu in educational, cultural, social, and political lifeAbhidharmasamuccaya = the compendium of the higher teaching (philosophy)
Alternative Names
Appuhamy

Appuhamy 1907-

Appuhamy 1907-1997

Appuhamy 1907-1998

De Silva Hettigoda Gamage Don Hendrick

De Silva, Hettigoda Gamage Don Hendrick 1907-

De Silva, Hettigoda Gamage Don Hendrick 1907-1997

De Silva Hettigoda Gamage Don Hendrick 1907-1998

Malli Punchi

Punchi Malli

Punchi Malli 1907-

Punchi Malli 1907-1997

Punchi Malli 1907-1998

Rahula, Sri Walpola

Rahula, Sri Walpola 1907-

Rahula, Sri Walpola 1907-1997

Rahula, Valpola

Rāhula, Valpola 1907-

Rāhula, Valpola 1907-1997

Rāhula, Valpoḷa Śrī

Rahula W.

Rahula, W. S.

Rāhula, Walpola

Rāhula, Walpola 1907-1997

Rahula Walpola Sri

Rahula, Walpola Sri 1907-1997

Rāhula, Wanpōla

Rahura Wolpora

Rakhula Valpola

Rakhula, Valpola 1907-

Rakhula, Valpola 1907-1997

Rakhula Valpola 1907-1998

Silva Hettigoda Gamage Don Hendrick de

Śrī Rāhula Valpoḷa

Śrī Rāhula Valpoḷa 1907-1998

Sri Rahula, Walpola

Valpola Rakhula

Valpola Rakhula 1907-

Valpola Rakhula 1907-1997

Valpola Rakhula 1907-1998

Valpoḷa Śrī Rāhula

Valpoḷa Śrī Rāhula 1907-1998

Walpola 1907- Rahula

Walpola Rāhula.

Walpola, Rahula, 1907-

Walpola Rāhula 1907-1997

Walpola Rāhula 1907-1998

Walpola Rahula Bhikkhu uit Sri Lanka (1907-1997)

Walpola Rahula fealsamh Srí Lancach

Walpola Rahula filósofo ceilanés

Walpola Rahula philosophe sri-lankais

Walpola Rahula Sri Lankan philosopher

Walpola Sri Rāhula

Walpola Sri Rāhula 1907-1998

Wanpōla Rāhula

Wanpōla Sī Rāhula

Wapola Sri Rahula 1907-

Wŏlpʿora, Rahura

ואלפולה, רהולה

ולפולה, רהולה

वालपोला राहुल थेरो

ราหุละ, วัลโปละ

วัลโปละ ราหุละ

วัลโปละ ศรี ราหุละ

ဝါလ်ပိုလာ ရာဟုလာ၊ ဒေါက်တာ

라후라, 월포라 1907-1997

라훌라, 월뽈라 1907-1997

라훌라, 월뿔라 1907-1997

라훌라, 월폴라 1907-1997

ウォルポーラ・ラウーラ

ラーフラ, ワールポラ

ワールポラ, ラーフラ

化普乐·罗睺罗

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