vii, 179p., Charts, Bib., 23 cm. (Indo-Tibetan Series No.-IV)
CONTENTS:- 1. Concept of Suffering in Buddhism / Swami Prabhananda. 2. Buddhism on Momentariness and Suffering / J.L. Shaw. 3. Suffering as Expounded by Early Disciple of Buddha?Meena V. Talim. 4. Vedanta and Buddhism / C.L. Prabhakar. 5. Treatment of Suffering in Gautama’s Nyayasutra / Mrinal Kanti Gangopadhyay. 6. Dukkham Aryasaccam as Depicted in the Buddhist Nikaya and Agamas / S.K. Pathak. 7. Some Problems Concerning Duhkhasatya / Prabat Kumar Sen. 8. Suffering : An Analytical Study / Pradyumna Dube. 9. Buddha’s Altruism / Angraj Chaudhary. 10. Concept of Suffering from the Bodhisattva Viewpoint of Self-Dedication / J. Sitaramamma. 11. Concept of Dukkha in Buddhist and Jain Traditions / Bhagchandra Jain. 12. Aspects of the Buddhist Social Philosophy-I Understanding Pancasila / Dlip Kumar Mohanta. 13. Concept of Suffering in Early Buddhism / Bimalendra Kumar. 14. Buddhism has Solutions from Suffering? / Bela Bhattacharya. 15. Buddhist View of Suffering as Discussed in Abhidharmakosa of Vasubandhu in. Sarvastivada School?Narendra Kumar Dash. 16. Suffering as Expounded by Early Disciples of Buddha / Dr. Meena V. Talim. 17. The Concept of Dukkha in the Buddhist Nikayas / Dr. (Mrs.) Parineeta Deshpande.
The present volume is the fourth and the final volume in the Indo-Tibetan Studies Series edited by Dr. N.K. Dash. It contains Seventeen research papers by the noted scholars which investigate and probe into the profound concept of suffering in Buddhism. As the subject suffering touches deeply the whole mankind, the eminent scholars view the concept from various angles as it was understood, expounded and practised by the Buddha himself, his early and later disciples and various commentators.