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Cultivating a Compassionate Heart: The Yoga Method of Chenrezig

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An outstanding and engaging introduction to the most widely known Buddhist deity, Chenrezig also known as Avalokiteshvara or Kuan Yin written by a popular Western Buddhist teacher.
ebook, 155 pages
Published March 13th 2006 by Snow Lion Publications
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Steve
Jun 27, 2012 rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
The first section of the particular sect's sadhana practice was interesting, but I don't think my order does it exactly the same way, so I'll be curious if I ever receive a sadhana practice. I read it to see one sadhana practice, even if it's not my order's, because I think it's the one I want to take when I get ordained.

Then there are some interesting discussions. I also like it when Americans translate the Dharma from another cultural tradition. There is a great awakening in America of the Dha
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Jared
Jun 16, 2011 rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
This book was good just not for me. I am not a Buddhist but someone that finds great insights from other faiths. Some chapters in this text were very uplifting but I found more to be for strictly Budhhists.
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Thanks Pema. I need that.
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Born in 1950, Venerable Bhikshuni Thubten Chodron (Ch: 圖丹.卻淮) grew up near Los Angeles. She graduated with a B.A. in History from the University of California at Los Angeles in 1971. After travelling through Europe, North Africa and Asia for one and a half years, she received a teaching credential and went to the University of Southern California to do post-graduate work in Education while working ...more
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