Words of Wisdom

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In Words of Wisdom, Lama Surya Das expresses the depth of understanding and highly nuanced sense of humor that have made him a prominent and popular spokesman for Buddhism in America. Each page of this charming small-format hardback contains a statement that focuses the reader’s attention on an essential concept: “Wisdom is as wisdom does.”, “The best teachers produce students who surpass them.”, and “We must become the enlightened leaders we wish to see in this troubled world.” Two-color artwork throughout ...
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Overview

In Words of Wisdom, Lama Surya Das expresses the depth of understanding and highly nuanced sense of humor that have made him a prominent and popular spokesman for Buddhism in America. Each page of this charming small-format hardback contains a statement that focuses the reader’s attention on an essential concept: “Wisdom is as wisdom does.”, “The best teachers produce students who surpass them.”, and “We must become the enlightened leaders we wish to see in this troubled world.” Two-color artwork throughout further enhances the message. Designed by award-winning artist Ayelet Maida, Words of Wisdom makes an ideal gift book for truth seekers of all faiths.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780977333875
  • Publisher: Koa Books
  • Publication date: 6/28/2008
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Pages: 143
  • Product dimensions: 4.90 (w) x 5.50 (h) x 0.50 (d)

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  • Posted August 5, 2013

    It's like hearing his teachings in person

    Referring to these words of wisdom, is like taking a retreat with Lama Surya Das, and hearing these teachings directly. This wisdom comes with the wit and humor he is famous for. It's great for those moments you need a reality check.

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