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Tariki: Embracing Despair, Discovering Peace

4.19 of 5 stars 4.19  ·  rating details  ·  37 ratings  ·  4 reviews
Drawing upon his remarkable personal history, novelist and Buddhist scholar Hiroyuki Itsuki introduces us to tariki, the Other Power that is the core belief of Pure Land Buddhism. The Other Power derives from the true and full acceptance of the reality that is within us and that surrounds us. It is not a philosophy of passivity and irresponsibility, but one of radical spir ...more
Hardcover, 229 pages
Published February 1st 2001 by Kodansha, Limited
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christopher leibow
A simple review of Pure Land Buddhism, in form of a personal memoir. I enjoued Itsuki's take and how he expresses himself. It is a little simplistic at times but that does not take away from the overall impact of the book
Memoir of the author's spiritual journey. I finished it in one seating.
aldo zirsov
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haiya...nemu buku spirituality/philosophy, tp covernya kok kayak buku biografi bintang telenovela dari korea atau jepang gitu..:p
Nov 01, 2010 lita marked it as to-read
Recommended to lita by: Aldo
beneran judge a book by its cover nih :D
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