The Tibetan Buddhism Reader by Reginald A. Ray

By Reginald A. Ray

This moveable compendium might be adored by way of scholars of Tibetan Buddhism in addition to the numerous readers of such renowned books as The artwork of Happiness, When issues Fall Apart, The Tibetan booklet of residing and Dying, and Awakening the Buddha Within. It positive factors brief inspirational decisions and pithy quotations from the good masters of Tibetan Buddhism, prior and current, together with Milarepa, H. H. the Dalai Lama, Sogyal Rinpoche, Patrul Rinpoche, Chögyam Trungpa, and others. themes contain cultivating compassion, letting move of ego, and constructing a transparent belief of our personal precise nature.

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