Simple Path: Basic Buddhist Teachings by His Holiness the Dalai Lama

Simple Path: Basic Buddhist Teachings by His Holiness the Dalai Lama

by Dalai Lama
     
 

The only four-colour, fully illustrated book by His Holiness the Dalai Lama, author of two recent international bestsellers. This will be a perfect gift for anyone interested in one of the most beloved spiritual leaders of our time.

This sumptuous, fully illustrated book by His Holiness the Dalai Lama offers a perfect introduction to Buddhism and the

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The only four-colour, fully illustrated book by His Holiness the Dalai Lama, author of two recent international bestsellers. This will be a perfect gift for anyone interested in one of the most beloved spiritual leaders of our time.

This sumptuous, fully illustrated book by His Holiness the Dalai Lama offers a perfect introduction to Buddhism and the remarkable landscape and culture of Tibet. In the text, based on lectures on the four noble truths given in London, the Dalai Lama lays out the fundamentals of the Buddhist path, showing us how we can develop our compassion and find happiness in any situation. The photographs, by Ian Cumming, show the context in which this profound teaching developed, from the stunning landscapes and Tibetan people, to scenes of monastery life, prayer wheels and beautiful artwork. This is a must-have book for admirers of the Dalai Lama and is an ideal gift.

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Barnes & Noble, Inc.
Designed with the elegant austerity that we associate with the Dalai Lama, Simple Path is a text and picture introduction to Buddhism by its most universally revered spokesperson. A gift book for all seasons.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780007138876
Publisher:
HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date:
11/28/2002
Pages:
176
Product dimensions:
7.52(w) x 7.62(h) x 0.53(d)

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