Old Path White Clouds: Walking in the Footsteps of the by Thich Nhat Hanh

By Thich Nhat Hanh

Drawn from unique resources, previous course White Clouds is the gorgeous vintage recounting of the existence and teachings of Gautama Buddha over the process 80 years. it truly is retold alternately throughout the eyes of Svasti, the buffalo boy who supplied kusa grass for the Buddha's enlightenment cushion, and the Buddha himself.

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"Hanh, a Vietnamese Buddhist monk, has drawn from 24 Pali, Sanskrit, and chinese language assets to create this hugely acessible retelling of the tale of the Buddha. the easy variety is attractive, best the reader via occasions within the Buddha's lifestyles whereas taking care to provide and make stronger the principal which means and tone of his instructing. this isn't a scholarly learn yet particularly a heartfelt interpretation that pulls on vital assets. the result's a gorgeous and modern ebook which can supply an enticing advent for these new to the topic in addition to many brilliant moments for critical scholars of Buddhism. steered for faculty and public libraries."
- Mark Woodhouse, Gannett- Tripp Lib., Elmira Coll., N.Y.

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E. S. M . 1 2. L. E. S. M. 1 2. L. E. 1 1 . A Neurosomatic Aesthetic : Beauty is Natural, Art is Artificial When the " m i n d " d iscovers that the " bod y " is a p oly m o r p h ous, p sych osom atic Zen- p leasu re-laborat ory designed for zero-gravi ty fl oat i n g, with tri l l ions of cel l s merri l y co p u lati n g every secon d , i m p rinted rewards seem p ale, static, an d second-hand. There are eight levels o f pleasure. The four larval circuits provide reward ing, reassuring signals that the survival lines to the island-realities are secure.

M . 1 2. L. E·. 5 . M. I 2 . L. E. S. M. I 2 . L. E. 5 . M. I 2 . L. E. 5 . M. I 2 . L. E. Exo-psychology One can n ot evolve from one 's roboth ood u ntil o ne real izes h ow total l y one h as been robotized . places reality withi n the changing flux of the nervous system and not in the comforting solid ity of the imprinted-cond itioned rea l ity-islands. "Man the machi ne " is an unbear­ able concept to those who are not ready to mutate beyond the lower, robot circuits. One can not evolve from one's robothood u ntil one real izes how totally one has been robotized.

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