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In the history of buddhist philosophy, these doctrines created some difficulties if there is no self, then what is it that attains enlightenment or nirvâna. The four noble truths of the buddha, and the function they are supposed to play in our lives. Buddhism in china: a historical survey the history of chinese philosophy did not begin until acultural history buddhism came into china sometime in the first cen. This section is about the life and teachings of buddha, buddhism, buddhist philosophy, dhamma practice, eightfold path, beliefs, concepts, essays, schools, history. History, philosophy and practice of buddhism study web award one of the best educational resources on the web. Amazoncom: a history of buddhist philosophy: continuities and discontinuities 50 out of 5 stars regarding kalupahana's a history of buddhist philosophy.
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The buddha's philosophy teaches us that our desires are at the root of our restlessness - and that calm can be achieved through willpower and spiritual.
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