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The Essential Dalai Lama

His Important Teachings

Rajiv Mehrotra - Editor

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ISBN 9780143037804 | 288 pages | 29 Aug 2006 | Penguin | 8.26 x 5.23in | 18 - AND UP
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"The Dalai Lama reaches out to a global following with a vision that is transforming, secular, and accessible to all. It touches potent personal chords and invigorates our common humanity." —Rajiv Mehrotra

An invaluable collection that brings together the best of the Dalai Lama's writings on all aspects of life

An inspiration to millions of people worldwide, the Dalai Lama has authored more than fifty books. Now, for the first time, The Essential Dalai Lama brings together the best of the Dalai Lama's writings on all aspects of life, from work to meditation. Divided into four sections-The Vision, Buddhist Perspectives, Practice, A World in Harmony-The Essential Dalai Lama contains eloquent applications of the principles of ancient Buddhist thought to contemporary issues, all expressed in the Dalai Lama's uniquely compelling voice. This is the perfect compilation for anyone who wishes to have one source for the Dalai Lama's teachings or who seeks an introduction to the philosophy and practice of Buddhism.

The Dalai Lama reaches out to a global following with a vision that is transforming, secular, and accessible to all. (Rajiv Mehrotra)


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