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The widespread influence of Buddhism is due in part to the skill with which a way of liberation was refined by it's teachers and became accessible to people of diverse cultures.

In this dynamic series of lectures, Alan Watts takes us on an exploration of Buddhism, from its roots in India to the explosion of interest in Zen and the Tibetan tradition in the West. Watts traces the Indian beginnings of Buddhism, delineates differences between Buddhism and other religions, looks at the radical methods of the Mahayan Buddhist, and reviews the Four Noble Truths and The Eightfold Path.

Product Details:

Author: Alan W. Watts 
Series: Alan Watts Love of Wisdom
Paperback: 112 pages
Publisher: Tuttle Publishing; Original ed. edition (October 15, 1999)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 080483203X
ISBN-13: 978-0804832038
Product Dimensions: 4.8 x 0.4 x 8.5 inches