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This treasury of essential Buddhist writings draws from the most popular Indian, Tibetan, Chinese, and Japanese sources. Among the selections are some of the earliest recorded sayings of the Buddha on the practice of freedom, passages from later Indian scriptures on the perfection of wisdom, verses from Tibetan masters on the enlightened mind, and songs in praise of meditation by Zen teachers. The book also includes traditional instruction on how to practice sitting meditation, cultivate calm awareness, and live with compassion. Jack Kornfield, one of the most respected American Buddhist teachers, has compiled these teachings to impart the essence and inspiration of Buddhism to readers of all spiritual traditions.

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This Shambhala "Pocket Classics" anthology of teachings has been drawn from writings of India, Tibet, China and Japan. The earliest recorded sayings of Buddha, later Indian Buddhist scripture, verses from the Tibetan masters, and Zen songs on the importance of meditation are included.

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One of the best-known American-born meditation teachers draws from the most popular sources of Indian, Tibetan, Chinese, and Japanese writings to create a treasury of essential sayings and teachings from Buddhist literature that will appeal to anyone interested in the wisdom of the East.

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diamondgirl379, January 13, 2008 (view all comments by diamondgirl379)
Another great purchase, it keeps in a secret compartment in your purse if you are a woman. You never know when you may need a guidance on those days.
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780877738602
Editor:
Kornfield, Jack
Editor:
Fronsdal, Gil
Editor:
Fronsdal, Gil
Editor:
Kornfield, Jack
Author:
Kornfield, Jack
Publisher:
Shambhala Publications
Subject:
General
Subject:
Comparative Religion
Subject:
Buddhism
Subject:
Gautama buddha
Subject:
Buddhism - General
Subject:
Gautama Buddha Teachings.
Subject:
Religion Eastern-Buddhism
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Shambhala Pocket Classics
Publication Date:
19931131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
218
Dimensions:
4.46x3.01x.62 in. .18 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , This Shambhala "Pocket Classics" anthology of teachings has been drawn from writings of India, Tibet, China and Japan. The earliest recorded sayings of Buddha, later Indian Buddhist scripture, verses from the Tibetan masters, and Zen songs on the importance of meditation are included.
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"Synopsis" by , One of the best-known American-born meditation teachers draws from the most popular sources of Indian, Tibetan, Chinese, and Japanese writings to create a treasury of essential sayings and teachings from Buddhist literature that will appeal to anyone interested in the wisdom of the East.
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