Resource Materials on Self-Immolation
Compiled by Alan Senauke

BOOKS

James A. Benn—Burning for the Buddha: Self-Immolation in Chinese Buddhism. University of Hawaii Press, 2007.

Thomas Merton—Blessed Are the Meek: The Christian Roots of Nonviolence. Catholic Peace Fellowship, 1967.

ONLINE RESOURCES

Thich Quang Duc:
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thich_Quang_Duc

www.youtube.com/watch?v=NwsomcfQElY&feature=related

Tibetan Monks:
www.savetibet.org/resource-center/maps-data-fact-sheets/self-immolation-fact-sheet

Michael Attwood:
www.westernbuddhistreview.com/vol4/suicide_as_a_response_to_suffering.html

Michael Biggs:
www.foreignpolicy.com/articles/2012/12/03/ultimate_sacrifice

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