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  • 6 of 6 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Bentley Memorial Library - Bolton.

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Bentley Memorial Library - Bolton 294.3 Cho (Text to phone) 33160150528308 Adult New Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1559391537 (alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 1559391537 (alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 9781559391535 (alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: 157 pages ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Ithaca, N.Y. : Snow Lion Publications, ©2001.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 155-157).
Formatted Contents Note:
The essence of Buddhism -- The Buddha -- Love and compassion -- Meditation -- Impermanence and suffering -- Selflessness -- Science, creation, and rebirth -- Karma: the functioning of cause and effect -- Dying, death, and the intermediate state -- The Buddhist traditions -- Vajrayana -- Steps along the path -- Working with emotions -- Dharma in daily life -- Social activism and ethical issues -- Women and the Dharma -- Monks, nuns, and lay practitioners -- Spiritual teachers -- Family and children -- Shrines and offerings -- Prayer, ritual, and dedicating positive potential.
Summary, etc.:
Offers an introduction to the doctrines and philosophies of Buddhism, including Buddhist perspectives on such current issues as euthanasia, abortion, and animal rights.
Subject: Buddhism > Doctrines.

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