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37 Practices of a Bodhisattva: The Way of an Awakening Being
     

37 Practices of a Bodhisattva: The Way of an Awakening Being

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by Brian Robertson
 
Description: A Tibetan Buddhist classic by Thogme Zangpo, 37 Practices of a Bodhisattva is given a lovingly expanded and updated translation and commentary by Brian Robertson. For beginners to longtime students the book is a practical manual and contains such famous lines such as: "All suffering comes from wanting only your own happiness. Perfect awakening is

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Description: A Tibetan Buddhist classic by Thogme Zangpo, 37 Practices of a Bodhisattva is given a lovingly expanded and updated translation and commentary by Brian Robertson. For beginners to longtime students the book is a practical manual and contains such famous lines such as: "All suffering comes from wanting only your own happiness. Perfect awakening is born from wanting to benefit others."

Product Details

BN ID:
2940045142779
Publisher:
Brian Robertson
Publication date:
12/07/2012
Sold by:
Smashwords
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
108,440
File size:
181 KB

Meet the Author

Writer, musician, storyteller. Author of novels such as Dark Moon Blue (urban fantasy) and other books such as Little Blues Book (Illustrations by R. Crumb). Various new ebooks on Buddhism available at smashwords.com

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37 Practices of a Bodhisattva: The Way of an Awakening Being 4.6 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 9 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This translation of an old Tibetan religious text uses phrases like "the negative places in life." It's somewhere between anachronistic and elegant, but highly readable either way. The tagline at the end of each verse is simple but moving: "This is the practice of a Bodhisattva."
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
To be cherished.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Excellant book. Breaks down Biddhist teachings in very simple forms. I will refer back to this tect often. In gratitide. RM