By Dalai Lama,Chodron Thubten

ISBN-10: 1614294410

ISBN-13: 9781614294412

The first quantity in a multi-volume assortment presenting the Dalai Lama’s finished rationalization of the Buddhist path.

His Holiness the Dalai Lama has been publicly educating Buddhism for many years. This sequence collects his shows of each step of the trail to enlightenment, compiled and coauthored by means of one among his leader Western disciples, the yank nun Thubten Chodron.

The Buddha sought after his scholars to enquire, to work out for themselves no matter if what he stated have been precise. As a scholar of the Buddha, the Dalai Lama promotes an analogous spirit of research, and because the wealthy culture of the Buddha makes its method into new lands and cultures, His Holiness has well-known that new ways are had to let seekers within the West to event the relevance of the releasing message of their personal lives. Such an method can't imagine listeners are unfastened from doubt and have already got religion in Buddhism’s simple tenets. The Library of knowledge and Compassion series, as a result, starts off from the common human want for happiness and provides the dynamic nature of the brain. this primary quantity additionally offers a wealth of reflections on Buddhist background and basics, modern matters, and the Dalai Lama’s personal own stories. It stands by myself as an advent to Buddhism, however it additionally presents a origin for the systematic illumination of the trail within the volumes to come. 

The Library of knowledge and Compassion collects the Dalai Lama’s many years of shows of each step of the trail to enlightenment. it's been compiled and coauthored through one in all his leader Western disciples, the yankee nun Thubten Chodron.

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