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The Heart Of The Buddha's Path

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In The Heart of the Buddha's Path, the Dalai Lama describes in clear and simple terms how to bring wisdom and compassion into our daily lives.
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Brad McKenna
Dec 09, 2015 Brad McKenna rated it really liked it
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This book delves more into the specifics of Buddhism, which isn't too surprising given the name of it. Being such a scholar of Buddhism, His Holiness actually presents different topics, like the doctrine of emptiness from the points of view of different schools within Buddhism. It's really interesting that saying "Buddhism" is like saying "Protestant"; you get the general idea, but there are many differences from denomination to denomination.

The second half of the book take each of the Four Nob
Dec 31, 2015 Mir rated it really liked it
A spiritual book that guide you towards seeking the enlightenment. The explanation of the Buddhism principles does shed the light of the mind. The concept behind Buddhism does gave you something to dwell on. A slow read in understanding the principles is the key here.

This book indeed pose a questions that may seek to challenged your fundamental belief especially in a way you perceived things or situation.
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Jetsun Jamphel Ngawang Lobsang Yeshe Tenzin Gyatso (born Lhamo Döndrub), the 14th Dalai Lama, is a practicing member of the Gelug School of Tibetan Buddhism and is influential as a Nobel Peace Prize laureate, the world's most famous Buddhist monk, and the leader of the exiled Tibetan government in India.

Tenzin Gyatso was the fifth of sixteen children born to a farming family. He was proclaimed the
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