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Complete Idiots Guide To Understanding Buddhism

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Enlightenment has never been easierwith this updated guide.

There's more to Buddhism than meditation and mantrasand this fully updated guide is what every reader needs on the path to enlightenment. With expanded information on the practice of Buddhism in the United States and the West, a greater focus on the relationship between Buddhism and Islam, and the effects of Buddhism on Christianity and Judaism, this book explores the easy ways readers can make Buddhism a part of their daily lives.

Includes expanded appendixes featuring a timeline showing the evolution of Buddhism through history

Covers all four schools of BuddhismZen, Tibetan, Pure Land, and Insight Meditation

Expanded section on "rites of passage" shows how a new generation has taken to Buddhism

About the Author

Gary Gach has been a student of Buddhism for more than 40 years and is a consultant to the Buddhist Film Society as well as the Unified Buddhist Church. He is co-translator of Ko Un, Korea's greatest living Zen poet, and has worked as the arts and religion editor for AsianWeek and as a contributing editor to the San Francisco Review of Books. He is the editor of What Book!? Buddha Poems from Beat to HipHop.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780028641706
Foreword:
Wenger, Michael
Author:
Wenger, Michael
Author:
Gach, Gary
Publisher:
Alpha
Location:
Indianapolis, Ind.
Subject:
Buddhism
Subject:
Buddhism - General
Subject:
Eastern
Edition Description:
Mass Market
Series:
Complete Idiot's Guides (Lifestyle)
Series Volume:
61-62
Publication Date:
20010901
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
432
Dimensions:
9.17x7.40x1.01 in. 1.59 lbs.

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