The Breakthrough Research on the Aggañña Sutta by the well-known US Fulbright & Canadian Scholar Prof. Suwanda H J Sugunasiri, now expanded into a Book.
The Aggaña Sutta has been characterized by Western scholars as ‘satire’ and ‘parody’. But this research shows how the Buddha is outlining the Universe, and the evolution of human society.
BUDDHA’S UNIVERSE COMPATIBLE WITH WESTERN SCIENCE.
“… a unique insight into Gotama Buddha’s putative scientific insight…”
- Prof. Bruce Mathews, Dean of Arts at Acadia University, Canada.
“…a monumental presentation … I wish to express my great appreciation of his work” - Bhante Punnaji Mahathero (formerly of Toronto Mahavihara).
“… a novel interpretation….a significant contribution to the study of not only this text,, but the mythological underpinnings of Buddhism.” - Ajahn Punnadhammo Mahathero.
“… profound interdisciplinary knowledge..” - Prof. Emerita Lily de Silva, Sri Lanka.
“goes into areas I’ve never seen explored before in Buddhist scholarship”
- Dr. Rupert Sheldrake, British Biologist.
Nalanda Publishing Canada
Oct 13 2014
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