Secular Buddhist

This review of Gautama Buddha: the Life & Teachings of the Awakened One appears on The Secular Buddhist Association website   Gautama Buddha: Man or Myth? by Stephen Schettini Vishvapani Blomfield’s Gautama Buddha: The Life and Teachings of the Awakened One...

AREIAC News

Dr Joyce Miller reviews “Gautama Buddha” for the Association of Religious Education Inspectors, Advisers and Consultants: AREIAC Newsletter, Autumn, 2011  In this excellent book on the life and teachings of the Buddha, Vishvapani quotes a story to illustrate the...

Solitude, Nature, Politics and the Buddha

In the second part of this interview with Will Buckingham on the ThinkBuddha blog, we discuss the place of nature in the Buddha’s life, his relationship with politics and the modern resonance of these subjects Read Part 1 | Part 3 of this interview     WB:...

What the Buddha Means … for Me & the World

Reflections on the experience of writing Gautama Buddha: the Life & Teachings of the Awakened One, and the continuing relevance – and continuing misinterpretations of the Buddha. Part 3 of an email interview with Will Buckingham on the ThinkBuddha blog Part...
About the Book

About the Book

Gautama Buddha   The Life and Teachings of the Awakened One by Vishvapani Blomfield, Quercus Books Paperback 5th January 2012 £8.99 ISBN: 9780857388308 Hardback 6th January 2011 £25.00 ISBN: 97818491640928   ‘Master of clarity and simplicity, Vishvapani...