Pain and Its Ending: The Four Noble Truths in the Theravada Buddhist Canon
Page count: 255 pages
File size: 2.5 MB
Demonstrates how the four noble truths are used thorughout the Pali canon as a symbol of Buddha’s enlightenment and as a doctrine within a larger network of Buddha’s teachings. Their unique nature rests in their function as a proposition and as a symbol in the Theravada canon.