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Publisher Comments:

Robert Thurman is America's most popular and chrismatic Buddhist. His first book, Inner Revolution, is an international bestseller and his lectures sell out to thousands. Infinite Life demonstrates that our every action has infinite consequences for ourselves and others, here and now, and after we are gone.

Thurman introduces the Seven Virtues to reconstructing body and mind carefully in order to reduce the negative consequences and cultivate the positive. In his powerful, pragmatic style, Thurman delivers life-changing lessons on the virtues and emotions. He invites us to take responsibility for our actions and their consequences while we revel in the knowledge that our lives are truly infinite.

Infinite Life is the ultimate guidebook to understanding our place in the universe and realizing how we can personally succeed while helping others.

Review:

"[S]urely his most accessible book....[A] welcome addition to the modern literature of enlightened living." Yoga Journal

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"[A] very rare and remarkable book." New Age Retailer

Synopsis:

Seven virtues for living well from the national bestselling author of Inner Revolution.

Synopsis:

Robert Thurman shows readers how to take responsibility for their own happiness and their own actions.

 

Following the ancient teachings of the Buddha, he introduces seven Buddhist virtues for carefully reconstructing body and mind in order to reduce the negative consequences, and cultivate positive lives. It is the ultimate guidebook to understanding the human role in the universe and realizing how one can personally succeed while helping others.

Synopsis:

Seven virtues for living well are presented by the the nationally bestsellingauthor of "Inner Revolution."

About the Author

Robert Thurman, a college professor and writer for 30 years, holds the first endowed chair in Indo-Tibetan Buddhist Studies in America at Columbia University. A co-founder and the president of Tibet House New York, an organization dedicated to preserving the endangered civilization of Tibet, he is the author of the national bestseller Inner Revolution. Thurman was the first Western Tibetan Buddhist monk and shares a close, 35-year friendship with the Dalai Lama.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781594480690
Foreword:
Dalai Lama
Publisher:
Riverhead Books
Foreword by:
Dalai Lama
Foreword:
Dalai Lama
Author:
Thurman, Robert A. F.
Author:
Thurman, Robert
Subject:
Buddhism - General
Subject:
Personal Growth - General
Subject:
Spiritual
Subject:
Spirituality - General
Subject:
Religion Eastern-Buddhism
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Paperback / softback
Publication Date:
20050231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 12
Language:
English
Pages:
336
Dimensions:
8.28x5.52x.86 in. .65 lbs.
Age Level:
from 18

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Product details 336 pages Riverhead Books - English 9781594480690 Reviews:
"Review" by , "[S]urely his most accessible book....[A] welcome addition to the modern literature of enlightened living."
"Review" by , "[A] very rare and remarkable book."
"Synopsis" by , Seven virtues for living well from the national bestselling author of Inner Revolution.
"Synopsis" by ,

Robert Thurman shows readers how to take responsibility for their own happiness and their own actions.

 

Following the ancient teachings of the Buddha, he introduces seven Buddhist virtues for carefully reconstructing body and mind in order to reduce the negative consequences, and cultivate positive lives. It is the ultimate guidebook to understanding the human role in the universe and realizing how one can personally succeed while helping others.

"Synopsis" by , Seven virtues for living well are presented by the the nationally bestsellingauthor of "Inner Revolution."
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