Abhidhamma Studies - Praise

Buddhist Explorations of Consciousness and Time


176 pages, 6 x 9 inches


ISBN 9780861711352

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“A learned and carefully reasoned inquiry into the workings of the mind from a Buddhist perspective... a challenging yet important work.”—Religious Studies Review

“Abhidhamma is a systemization of reality as it concerns the final goal the Buddha’s teaching, ‘liberation from suffering.’ Abhidhamma Studies rigorously maps out the inner landscape of the mind to be crossed through Buddhist meditation.”—Research News and Opportunities in Science and Theology

“I am greatly honored to welcome this new English edition of Nyanaponika Thera’s brilliant work, rendered even more valuable by the addition of an instructive and lucid introduction by Bhikkhu Bodhi.”—Prof. P.S. Jaini, UC Berkeley, Buddhist Studies

“Delightful and thought-provoking... Essential reading for any serious student of Buddhism. Additionally, it will appeal to those interested in a wide variety of phenomenological and ontological issues... I heartily recommend reading it from cover to cover.”—Douglas W, Shrader, SUNY Oneonta, in his review in Philosophy East & West

“Students of Buddhism will find this an important guide.”—The Bookwatch

“Groundbreaking...innovative and rich in insights...valued and informative contribution to Buddhist studies.”—Wisconsin Bookwatch

“Interesting and important ideas...”—Journal of Buddhist Ethics