Introducing Buddha: Graphic Guide

Introducing Buddha: Graphic Guide

by Jane Hope, Borin Van Loon
     
 

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"Introducing Buddha" describes the life and teachings of the Buddha, but it also shows that enlightenment is a matter of experiencing the truth individually and by inspiration which is passed from teacher to student. Superbly illustrated by Borin Van Loon, the book illuminates this process through a rich legacy of stories and explains the practices of meditation,

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"Introducing Buddha" describes the life and teachings of the Buddha, but it also shows that enlightenment is a matter of experiencing the truth individually and by inspiration which is passed from teacher to student. Superbly illustrated by Borin Van Loon, the book illuminates this process through a rich legacy of stories and explains the practices of meditation, Taoism and Zen. It goes on to describe the role of Buddhism in modern Asia and its growing influence on Western thought.

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Tricycle Magazine
An illustrated introduction to the Buddha and his teachings. Guaranteed to convince the kids that Buddha is "the bomb."

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781848310117
Publisher:
Icon Books, Ltd. UK
Publication date:
12/15/2004
Series:
Introducing
Edition description:
Fourth Edition
Pages:
176
Sales rank:
1,125,599
Product dimensions:
4.60(w) x 6.50(h) x 0.50(d)

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