Based on the tenets of the Japanese monk Nichiren, these guides provide insight and advice on injecting Buddhist philosophies into one’s relationships and spirituality. Drawing on ancient themes of compassion and happiness, these compilations distill the essence of Buddhist scripture. These instructions for applying the readings to modern life will also teach about the many facets of love, determination, courage, and prayer. The concise, easy-to-follow entries are ideal for anyone looking to discover and cultivate a more spiritual life.
|Series:||Buddhism For You series|
|Product dimensions:||4.75(w) x 5.50(h) x 0.16(d)|
About the Author
Daisaku Ikeda is the author of more than 60 books, including For the Sake of Peace, The Living Buddha, Soka Education, and Unlocking the Mysteries of Birth and Death. He is the recipient of the United Nations Peace Award, the Rosa Parks Humanitarian Award, and the International Tolerance Award of the Simon Wiesenthal Center.
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This inspirational collection is a gift of the heart. It takes us straight to that place in the soul where we usually go to hide from fear, and turns on the light. We are encouraged to 'take courageous action for the betterment of society.' Since degrees of courage are all relative to the challenge at hand, everyday situations are addressed as well: 'Bravely overcoming one small fear gives you the courage to take on the next step.'