In this little book, the Dalai Lama men explores what matters most in this life--from compassion, to the right use of anger, to the creation of a just society--with uncharacteristic candor.
The Dalai Lama on What Matters Most includes the Dalai Lama's thoughts on:
· embracing anger to precipitate social change
· the role of competition in spiritual life
· conditional versus unconditional love
· soulless materialism
· exercising self-restraint in his position of power
This book offers a unique perspective on the Dalai Lama's political and spiritual views. On of the real pleasures of this book is His Holiness' uncharacteristic candor. "I'm not only a socialist, but also a bit of a leftist, a Communist." In addition, it guides the reader through the complex reality of what it means to practice compassion in the here and now.
|Publisher:||Hampton Roads Publishing Company, Inc.|
|Product dimensions:||4.70(w) x 5.10(h) x 1.30(d)|
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