The Development of Buddhism(CD)


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Lama Govinda was a German-born mystic who became a Buddhist monk in Sri Lanka and later a Tibetan monk. In this talk he explains the historical origins of Buddhism and how it differs from Hinduism. Terms such as nirvana, karma, and ahimsa are dealt with in some detail. The last section of the recording includes questions and answers from the audience. This archival recording contains some low-level background hiss, but nothing that is too noticeable 1977. 64 minutes.