By Robert Miller

This publication offers an summary of the Buddhist shunyata precept (the inherent vacancy of all phenomena), and offers a Western philosophical base through which to logically aid its integration into the western attitude. Buddhim and Western philosophy are strangely suitable. Buddhist Existentialism outlines the impression of existentialists, resembling Nietzsche and Kierkegaard, and introduces us to the tips of the Madhyamaka university of Buddhist thought.

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