About the Book

A Survey of Buddhism

A Survey of Buddhism

Its Doctrines and Methods Through the Ages
August 2004
Trade Paperback · 576 Pages
$39.95 U.S. · $48.00 CAN
ISBN 9780904766936
Windhorse Publications


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An indispensable study of the whole field of Buddhist thought and practice, placing its development in a historical context. Now in its ninth edition.

“The best survey of Buddhism.”— Dr Edward Conze

About the Author

A respected translator and author of over fifty books, Sangharakshita began studying BUddhism at the age of 16. After 20 years studying in India he returned to England and set up the Friends of the Western Buddhist Order which has over 65 centres worldwide, including the USA.