Two Treasures: Buddhist Teachings on Awakening and True Happiness

Two Treasures: Buddhist Teachings on Awakening and True Happiness

by Thich Nhat Hanh, Nhat Hanh

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Overview

Two Treasures contains two sutras: The Sutra On The Eight Realizations Of Great Beings and The Discourse on Happiness. They explain in practical detail how to progress step-by-step towards realization of the Buddhist ideals of simplicity, generosity, compassion, and ultimately enlightenment.

Entirely in accord with both the Mahayana and Theravada tradition, The Sutra On The Eight Realizations Of Great Beings contain eight essential subjects for meditation. Although simple in form, their content is extremely profound.

With a new introduction by Thich Nhat Hanh

(The Sutra On The Eight Realizations Of Great Beings was previously published as a stand-alone booklet, ISBN: 0-938077-07-4. The Discourse on Happiness was originally published as part of the Plum Village Chanting And Recitation Book, ISBN:0-938077-91-0).

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781888375688
Publisher: Parallax Press
Publication date: 01/28/2007
Pages: 72
Sales rank: 1,188,491
Product dimensions: 4.06(w) x 6.00(h) x 0.22(d)

About the Author

Thich Nhat Hanh is one of the most revered Zen teachers in the world today. His best-selling books include Happiness and Peace Is Every Step. He lives in Plum Village in southwest France,his meditation and retreat center in France, where he teaches the art of mindful living.

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