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The Bodhi Tree Grows in L.A.: Tales of a Buddhist Monk in America
Truth is regularly stranger than fiction for the abbot of a Buddhist temple in the far-from-tranquil inner city of Los Angeles, California. Whether he is talking a dangerously unbalanced man out of buying a gun, confronting a naked woman in his meditation hall, or helping gamblers reform, Bhante Walpola Piyananda demonstrates that every experience can be an opportunity for ...more
Paperback, 192 pages
Published June 10th 2008 by Shambhala
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