The Road to Happiness: Words of Wisdom from the World's Happiest Nation

The Road to Happiness: Words of Wisdom from the World's Happiest Nation

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The Road to Happiness: Words of Wisdom from the World's Happiest Nation by Gyonpo Tshering

With clear, simple prose, and poetic turns of phrase, this inspirational collection of quotations reflects the unique country of Bhutan and its universal embrace of compassion, understanding, and kindness. Some of the quotes are also a bit quirky and

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ISBN-13: 9781616088729
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing
Publication date: 11/21/2012
Pages: 256
Product dimensions: 5.00(w) x 7.00(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

Gyonpo
Tshering was awarded B.A in Buddhist Philosophy from Semtolha Rigzhung Institute in 1975 and joined the civil service in the same year. After serving many offices such as Department of Education, His Majesty’s Secretariat, Royal
Advisory Council, and Ministry of Home Affairs as Under Secretary, he joined the National Library & Archives. He is currently Chief Librarian at the National Library of Bhutan in the capital,Thimphu, where he lives. He has translated and authored a number of books on Bhutanese history and religion.

Margaret
Gee is an Australian who has worked in publishing for thirty years.
She is a keen adventure traveler with a special interest in Asiatic cultures and Buddhist philosophy. Margaret has visited Bhutan in the
Eastern Himalayas four times and is the co-editor of Everest: Reflections From The Top. Margaret met Gyonpo Tshering in 2011 and they are collaborating on works which focus on peace, happiness and the unique qualities of Bhutan--one of the last intact Buddhist kingdoms on earth. Margaret is married and lives in Sydney.

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