"Introducing Buddha" describes the life and teachings of the
Buddha, but it also shows that enlightenment is a matter of
experiencing the truth individually and by inspiration which is
passed from teacher to student. Superbly illustrated by Borin Van
Loon, the book illuminates this process through a rich legacy of
stories and explains the practices of meditation, Taoism and Zen.
It goes on to describe the role of Buddhism in modern Asia... more...