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The Heart of the Path: Seeing the Guru as Buddha

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For the past seven years, our senior editor Ven. Ailsa Cameron has been editing Lama Zopa Rinpoche's teachings on Guru Devotion. She has drawn on nearly fifty different teachings that Rinpoche has given over the past three decades and the result is this book, The Heart of the Path: Seeing the Guru as Buddha. This is a fantastic teaching on Guru Devotion and is a great and

Hardcover, 494 pages
Published January 1st 2009 by Wisdom Publications, U.S
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Sep 05, 2010 Demi rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
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When this book was recommended by a friend, I didn't expect it would impact me as much as it has. I never truly understood the relationship between one's "Teacher" and the "Buddhas" and as result, while I greatly respected the role and importance of the Buddhas, I completely underestimated the role and value of one's Teacher. This kind of mistaken view is a poor foundation upon which to build one's practice! So whether you're a beginner or an adept student, this book is a useful guide to check-u ...more
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Lama Thubten Zopa Rinpoche (Tibetan: ཐུབ་བསྟན་བཟོད་པ་, Wylie: Thub-bstan Bzod-pa, often published as Lama Zopa Rinpoche), the spiritual director of The Foundation for the Preservation of the Mahayana Tradition, is held to be the reincarnation of the Sherpa Nyingma yogi Kunsang Yeshe, the Lawudo Lama. Rinpoche was born in 1946 in Thami, not far from the cave Lawudo, in the Mount Everest region of N ...more
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