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$1 or more: Get E. M. Bowden’s classic 1922 text “The Essence of Buddhism” in an easy-to-read PDF file. You’ll be emailed the file within 24 hours.

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There are five short chapters: What is Buddhism?
Who was the Buddha?
The Four Noble Truths
The Eightfold Path
The Five Precepts

$10 Level: Get both the eBooks above, plus an eBook version of your choice from the Five-Minute Buddhist series (Your choice of PDF, ePub, or Mobi formats). Get one eBook free for each month you donate:

The Five-Minute Buddhist
The Five-Minute Buddhist Meditates
The Five-Minute Buddhist Returns
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