Synopses & Reviews
The latest book in Chronicle's best-selling collection of tiny treasuries combines our winning chunky format and copious colorful artwork with the eternal wisdom of the Buddha. 1,001 Pearls of Buddhist Wisdom is an inspiring collection of teachings drawn from traditional sources, such as the Zen philosophy of Japan and the tantric practices of Tibet, as well as European thinkers and contemporary Buddhists. Themed sections address such basic human themes as good and bad karma, developing empathy, and how to be happy. Also included are clear explanations of key Buddhist concepts and accounts of historical moments. Full of accessible Eastern teachings, 1,001 Pearls of Buddhist Wisdom offers insights to inspire, instruct, and set readers on the path to nirvana.
This tiny treasury, featuring vibrant artwork, contains inspirational teachings, drawn from the wisdom of Buddha, that set readers on an illuminating path to nirvana. Original. 15,000 first printing.
About the Author
Desmond Biddulph is vice-president of the Buddhist Society of Britain and lives in London. The Society's Patron is His Holiness Tenzin Gyatso The Fourteenth Dalai Lama.