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That's Funny, You Don't Look Buddhist: On Being a Faithful Jew and a Passionate Buddhist

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In this landmark book, esteemed Buddhist teacher Sylvia Boorstein addresses this incisive question in a warm, delightful and personal way. With the same down-to-earth charm and wit that have endeared her to her many students and readers, Boorstein shows how one can be both an observant Jew and a passionately committed Buddhist.

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With wit and charm, a best-selling author shares her experiences as a Buddhist teacher and Jewish follower, from her Jewish childhood in New York to her meeting with the Dalai Lama, illuminating the possibilities of practicing both religions. Reprint.

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Explores the relationship between Jewish and Buddhist traditions and discusses the reasons why some Jews are drawn to Buddhism and become practicing Buddhists.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780062031280
Subtitle:
On Being a Faithful Jew and a Passionate Buddhist
Publisher:
HarperSanFrancisco
Author:
Sylvia Boorstein
Author:
Boorstein, Sylvia
Subject:
Judaism
Subject:
Relations
Subject:
Comparative Religion
Subject:
Judaism -- Relations -- Buddhism.
Subject:
Judaism - Theology
Subject:
Buddhism
Subject:
Buddhism - General
Subject:
Judaism - Theology x
Subject:
Buddhism -- Relations -- Judaism.
Subject:
Judaism-Conversion and Intermarriage
Subject:
Religion Eastern-Buddhism
Subject:
Inspirational
Subject:
main_subject
Subject:
all_subjects
Publication Date:
1997
Binding:
ELECTRONIC
Language:
English
Pages:
169

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That's Funny, You Don't Look Buddhist: On Being a Faithful Jew and a Passionate Buddhist
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"Synopsis" by , With wit and charm, a best-selling author shares her experiences as a Buddhist teacher and Jewish follower, from her Jewish childhood in New York to her meeting with the Dalai Lama, illuminating the possibilities of practicing both religions. Reprint.
"Synopsis" by , Explores the relationship between Jewish and Buddhist traditions and discusses the reasons why some Jews are drawn to Buddhism and become practicing Buddhists.
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