Works. Translations. (with T. W. Rhys Davids) Vinaya Texts, vol. 1 of 3. The Patimokkha. The Mahavagga, I-IV () (transcription. Pioneering German scholar of Pāli Buddhist literature. Oldenberg edited and translated the Dīpavaṃsa (), and produced a five-volume edition of the Vinaya. Oldenberg, Hermann, , trans.: Vinaya Texts (3 volumes; from the Sacred Books of the East series), also trans. by T. W. Rhys Davids. Part I: HTML at.
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Oldenberg has examined the original teaching of Buddha, shown that the cardinal tenets of the pessimism which he preached are “the truth of suffering and the truth of the deliverance from suffering,” he has expounded the ontology of Buddhism and placed Nirvana in a true light.
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Joseph marked it as to-read Dec 19, However, Oldenberg was sure not to leave the reader alone, and explained every concept in herrmann, therefore making my read very pleasurable and helping me understand the main ideas. The Doctrines of Buddhism: Preview — Buddha by Hermann Oldenberg.
But as a person who was trying to understand the “colors” of these teachings and add hermaann view to my inner understanding of the world, I came out quite satisfied. Lists with This Book. Kurt marked it as to-read Mar 17, Matthew Walton marked it as to-read Jun 07, Monastic Orders; Part I. Siddartha Sikdar added it Feb 19,