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By Charles Goodman

The Training Anthology--or Siksa-samuccaya--is a set of quotations from Buddhist sutras with illuminating and insightful observation through the eighth-century North Indian grasp Santideva. most sensible recognized for his philosophical poem, the Bodhicaryavatara, Santideva (or Shantideva) has been an essential resource of religious suggestions and literary thought to Tibetan academics and scholars during the background of Tibetan Buddhism. Charles Goodman deals a translation of this significant paintings of spiritual literature, during which Santideva has extracted, from the large ocean of the Buddha's teachings, various passages of outstanding worth, both for his or her useful relevance, philosophical illumination, or aesthetic good looks. The education Anthology presents a complete assessment of the Mahayana route to Awakening and provides students a useful window into the spiritual doctrines, moral commitments, and daily life of Buddhist clergymen in India through the first millennium CE.

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