Of all the Buddhist writings, the Dhammapada--known for its accessibility--is perhaps the best primer of teachings on the dhamma, or moral path of life. Cleary provides an enlightening introduction that puts the work into historical, cultural, and religious perspective, offering helpful and insightful commentary in each section. Two-color design throughout.

Dhammapada: The Sayings of Buddha 1994, Bantam, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780553373769

Trade paperback