Usage examples for buddhism

  1. Black art, 168- 170. Buddhism, see that title. – China and the Chinese by Herbert Allen Giles
  2. But Buddhism did not turn the Chinese into Indians, and Western science will not turn them into Europeans. – The Problem of China by Bertrand Russell
  3. Certain it is, that Buddhism was introduced into China about that time, and that this ruler felt the need of a holy man, as if by inspiration! – Kathay: A Cruise in the China Seas by W. Hastings Macaulay
  4. This is the same point of view as we meet in Buddhism, viz. – Hinduism and Buddhism, Vol I. (of 3) An Historical Sketch by Charles Eliot
  5. " The teachings of Buddhism resemble those of Christianity considerably," said Piotr. – The Created Legend by Feodor Sologub
  6. In India he became interested in Buddhism, and remained for over a year questioning the priests of that religion and studying its tenets and history. – Real Soldiers of Fortune by Richard Harding Davis
  7. Meanwhile Buddhism is said to have penetrated into the Chinese empire by the first century of the Christian era. – Studies in Literature and History by Sir Alfred Comyn Lyall
  8. This is called Shamanism, and is said to have been the religion of the Tartar race before the introduction of Buddhism, and is still the creed of the Siberians; a memory of solitary canoes on moonlit seas and of spicy pine odors mingled with the tonic of moist kelp and salt- sea air. – Over the Rocky Mountains to Alaska by Charles Warren Stoddard
  9. There's nothing in Christianity or Buddhism that quite matches the sympathetic unselfishness of an oyster. – The Chronicles of Clovis by Saki
  10. And that is why Buddhism has never existed in its pure form as a popular religion. – Lectures on the Origin and Growth of Religion as Illustrated by the Native Religions of Mexico and Peru by Albert Réville
  11. Buddhism in wide areas of its life is doing precisely what the individualists recommend. – Christianity and Progress by Harry Emerson Fosdick
  12. Buddhism is practically extinct in India. – Modern India by William Eleroy Curtis
  13. Why, why shall I not be in the first ranks of the warriors of Buddhism? – Beasts, Men and Gods by Ferdinand Ossendowski
  14. Buddhism is not unique in resembling theosophy. – Elementary Theosophy by L. W. Rogers
  15. Nor is it without significance that India rejected Buddhism- a movement which challenged caste and whose missionary enthusiasm embodied a broader sentiment of humanity than has yet been woven into Indian civilization. – The Unity of Civilization by Various
  16. Buddhism was the fittest and became the predominant religion. – The Constitutional Development of Japan 1863-1881 by Toyokichi Iyenaga
  17. The great stream of Buddhism has recognized that man by himself is helpless. – Buddhism and Buddhists in China by Lewis Hodus
  18. Buddhism This seems to be a jumble of Christianity and Life and Habit. – The Note-Books of Samuel Butler by Samuel Butler
  19. " Today is a great day," the Living Buddha once said to me, " the day of the victory of Buddhism over all other religions. – Beasts, Men and Gods by Ferdinand Ossendowski