Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Buddhism Day by Day: Wisdom for Modern Life” as Want to Read:
Buddhism Day by Day: Wisdom for Modern Life
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Buddhism Day by Day: Wisdom for Modern Life

4.60  ·  Rating details ·  229 ratings  ·  8 reviews
With brief, easily absorbed wisdom from the precepts of Nichiren, a 13th-century Buddhist priest, this collection of day-to-day musings can be enjoyed by casual readers and devoted followers alike. Covering a wide span of topics—from life and death to courage and winning—the practical information and encouragement are ideal for those seeking to find a deeper understanding ...more
Paperback, 393 pages
Published November 1st 2006 by Middleway Press
More Details... Edit Details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Buddhism Day by Day, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Buddhism Day by Day

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

Showing 1-30
Average rating 4.60  · 
Rating details
 ·  229 ratings  ·  8 reviews


More filters
 | 
Sort order
Start your review of Buddhism Day by Day: Wisdom for Modern Life
Cass
Jan 20, 2019 rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
A few nuggets here, but not enough to invest a year in, so I just read it through after 19 days of daily bits.
Fenixbird SandS
Sep 10, 2009 rated it it was amazing
Recommends it for: philosophers, seekers
Recommended to Fenixbird by: Angela Hawkins
Rich insight into living "honin myo" (from this day forward). Examines life thru the 3 Poisons 10 Worlds & 7 Winds... ...more
Kylie Martin
Oct 05, 2011 rated it it was amazing
Beautiful book of daily quotes
Brittany Colombo
Feb 10, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Great way to start your day
Jennifer
Feb 14, 2012 rated it it was amazing
I think it is very insightful in that it offers practical ways to keep your practice going in today's hectic world. It is a very encouraging book, but once again, a daily meditation.
Kimberly
Jun 17, 2009 rated it it was amazing
Love the book - set up like "A saying/quote a day". Some of the philosophies are very practical and quite refreshing.
Elisa
May 18, 2020 rated it it was amazing
Amazing way to start your day with encouragement with Daisaku Ikeda. Life lessons and inspiration for all faiths!
A. Czepyha
rated it really liked it
Aug 04, 2020
Margo Aleven
rated it it was amazing
Sep 05, 2012
Amy Wunsch
rated it it was amazing
Mar 18, 2013
Teresa
rated it really liked it
Jun 18, 2014
Susana Del Rio
rated it it was amazing
Jun 23, 2015
Donna Hardcastle
rated it really liked it
Jun 24, 2014
Melanie Courville
rated it it was amazing
Sep 29, 2015
Elizabeth
rated it liked it
Nov 11, 2019
Sujata Pandit
rated it it was amazing
Dec 09, 2014
Sammee
rated it it was amazing
Sep 07, 2009
Jaiden Amir
rated it it was amazing
Feb 05, 2014
Andreas
rated it it was amazing
Mar 17, 2011
Shekhar
rated it it was amazing
Feb 12, 2014
Derick Mandu
rated it it was amazing
Apr 06, 2015
Keeyoon
rated it really liked it
Apr 24, 2011
Jackdp
rated it it was amazing
Oct 31, 2009
Chikita Kodikal
rated it really liked it
Dec 02, 2012
Laura Mccallister
rated it it was amazing
Jan 05, 2020
Julie
rated it liked it
May 18, 2015
Anne-Marie
rated it really liked it
Dec 27, 2012
Taryn
rated it it was amazing
Sep 15, 2008
Shilpa
rated it it was amazing
Jan 17, 2018
Rudra Sharma
rated it it was amazing
Nov 19, 2015
« previous 1 3 4 5 6 7 8 next »
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »

Readers also enjoyed

  • The Buddha in Your Mirror: Practical Buddhism and the Search for Self
  • The Buddha In Daily Life: An Introduction to the Buddhism of Nichiren Daishonin
  • If You Tell: A True Story of Murder, Family Secrets, and the Unbreakable Bond of Sisterhood
  • Vendetta in Death (In Death, #49)
  • Freethinkers: A History of American Secularism
  • Twilight of Democracy: The Seductive Lure of Authoritarianism
  • Globalists: The End of Empire and the Birth of Neoliberalism
  • Ultimate Sniper: An Advanced Training Manual for Military and Police Snipers
  • The Courage to Be Disliked: How to Free Yourself, Change your Life and Achieve Real Happiness
  • Surviving Autocracy
  • The Anatomy of Fascism
  • The Immoral Majority: Why Evangelicals Chose Political Power Over Christian Values
  • The Total Money Makeover: A Proven Plan for Financial Fitness
  • A Better Understanding: A Pride and Prejudice Variation
  • That's What Makes It Love: A Pride and Prejudice Variation
  • Danger With Darcy: A Pride & Prejudice Variation (Darcy's Winter Nights)
  • Two More Days at Netherfield
  • Elizabeth's Covenant: A Pride and Prejudice Variation
See similar books…
351 followers
Daisaku Ikeda is a Buddhist philosopher, peacebuilder, educator, author and poet. He is the third president of the Soka Gakkai lay Buddhist organization and the founding president of the Soka Gakkai International (SGI), which is today one of the world's largest and most diverse lay Buddhist organizations, promoting a philosophy of character development and social engagement for peace.

Ikeda is the
...more

News & Interviews

It’s October, which means it’s the perfect time to scare yourself with a truly unsettling book. But if you’re a casual reader of dread and...
196 likes · 62 comments