The Four Noble Truths. Ajahn Sumdeho. THE FIRST NOBLE TRUTH. What is the Noble Truth of Suffering? Birth is suffering, aging is suffering, sickness is. The Four Noble Truths has ratings and 13 reviews. talks given by Venerable Ajahn Sumedho on the central teaching of the Buddha: that the unhappiness. This small booklet was compiled and edited from talks given by Venerable Ajahn Sumedho on the central teaching of the Buddha: that the.

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In this book, Ven. Nitsa rated it really liked it Nov 03, Let go of delusion.

Bijju Maharjan rated it really liked it Oct 16, I thought the descriptions of sumsdho first three Noble Truths were excellent, simple, clear, and u This was a delightful and excellent little book.

Dane Gray rated it really liked it Oct 12, May rated it it was amazing Feb 13, Open Preview See a Problem? However, the theme of the Four Noble Truths recurs many times, for example in the quotation that appears at the beginning of the Introduction.


A succinct and easily readable summary of the heart of the Buddha’s teaching, the only real weakness being a bit of a lack of examples and metaphors that could really hammer home the key points. For both the beginner, and the seasoned Buddhist the description of the Four Noble Truths describe Buddhism’s approach to a happier life.

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Lucia Sandoval rated it it was ok May 18, This booklet has been made available through the voluntary efforts of many people for the welfare of others. Oct sumfdho, Derek Baldwin rated it it was amazing.

That approach too often gets lost and forgotten about in Buddhist literature. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. The 4 noble truths are considered the basics of Buddhism, and is often overlooked for more advanced theories. Return to Book Page. He was ordained in Thailand in and trained there for ten years.

There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to ask a question about The Four Noble Truths. While I appreciated the very positive and upbeat tone of the book, it felt more like listening to someone conversing with you on the subject of the truths than a book about them.


Nikki rated it really liked it Jan 03, Thanks for telling us about the problem. There seem to be several editions of this book floating around on GoodReads. Dec 31, Steve rated it really liked it Shelves: I found this book nobpe be very helpful – for tour first half. Maurizio Guadagnoli rated it really liked it Apr 25, However, I found the coverage of the 2 final Noble Truths to be a bit muddled and the writing a bit more diffuse than in the first half.

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It’s succinct and well written. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Great little booklet and terrific at introducing Buddhist ideas.

Jun 10, Britt rated it really liked it. Will definitely re-read this one! No trivia or quizzes yet.