The Psychology of Emotions in Buddhist Perspective

Author: Padmasiri de Silva
No of Pages: 39
Year of Publication: 1975
File Size: 400 KB
Permission: Available by the generosity of the Buddhist Publication Society
Blurb: (Author) We shall first raise the question, What is the place of emotions in Buddhism. Then analyse specific emotions—fear, hatred, sorrow and grief—and finally to the four sublime states. We will discuss the negative and positive aspects of emotions within the ethics and psychology of Buddhism.
Notes: Originally appeared in The Wheel magazine.