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Awakening Through Love: Unveiling Your Deepest Goodness

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Mother Theresa. The Dalai Lama. Nelson Mandela. Gandhi. Some admire such figures from afar and think, "How special they are; I could never be like that." But, as John Makransky has learned, the power of real and enduring love lies within every one of us. Awakening Through Love is his guide to finding it.

In Awakening Through Love, he pioneers new ways of making Tibetan medi
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ebook, 240 pages
Published August 10th 2007 by Wisdom Publications
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David Lewis
Apr 28, 2014 David Lewis rated it 5 of 5 stars
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Fabulous book -- truly unique and powerful approach to spirituality based on Buddhism that does not water Buddhism down in the least. You could practice what's in here for a long time and not exhaust it -- or let it whet your appetite for going even farther.

I have heard Makransky speak a couple of times, and he makes it clear that, although his approach is somewhat adapted to modern sensibilities, it represents the authentic essence and principles of Buddhism, as confirmed by his own teachers. I
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John Makransky is an author, spiritual teacher, and academic, combining a career as a professor of Buddhism and Comparative Theology at Boston College with his role as a lama in the Dzogchen tradition of Tibetan Buddhism.

He has pioneered new ways of making Tibetan meditations of compassion and wisdom accessible to people of all backgrounds and faiths, while also helping experienced Buddhists revit
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