These comprehensive and essential Buddhist teachings that are written in an easy-to-understand way will resolve the commonly misunderstood concepts taught in modern Buddhism such as 'egolessness' and 'void', as well as the true meaning of 'the middle way', 'nirvana' and 'Buddha-nature'. These concepts of spiritual awareness are now resurrected. Ryuho Okawa's clear-cut explanations of the core Buddhist teachings are what has been anticipated among authentic seekers of Truth, so look no farther. 1. The Spirit of Buddhism2. Freedom and Ignorance3. The Four Noble Truths4. What is 'Egolessness'?5. 'Void' or 'Emptiness' and Causality6. Karma and Reincarnation7. Progress Through the Middle Way8. The Two Concepts of 'Lesser Vehicle' and 'Great Vehicle'9. What is Nirvana?10. 'Void' or 'Emptiness' and Salvation11. 'Egolessness' from the Perspective of the Middle Way12. Buddha-Nature and the Attainment of Buddhahood.
About the Author
Ryuho Okawa is World Teacher, Master and CEO of Happy Science Group (a global utopian movement), and international best-selling author with a simple goal: to help people find true happiness and create a better world. Okawa's deep compassion and sense of responsibility for the happiness of each individual has prompted him to publish over 3,000 titles of religious, spiritual, and self-development teachings, covering a broad range of topics including how our thoughts influence reality, the nature of love and the path to enlightenment. Okawa also writes on topics of management, the economy, and the relationship between religion and politics in a global context. Okawa's books have been translated into 40 languages, and many of them have become best-selling titles, with over 100 million copies sold worldwide.