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The spirit of Buddhism

the future of Dharma in the West

by Sogyal Rinpoche

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Published by HarperSanFrancisco in [San Francisco] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China,
  • Tibet
    • Subjects:
    • Buddhism -- China -- Tibet -- Doctrines.,
    • Religious life -- Buddhism.,
    • Spiritual life -- Buddhism.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementSogyal Rinpoche.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBQ7634 .S64 2003
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 85 p. ;
      Number of Pages85
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3705700M
      ISBN 10006053995X
      LC Control Number2003274985
      OCLC/WorldCa52329177

      This banner text can have markup.. web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation.   Firstly, there are Buddhas. They are not spirits though. Buddhas are not even sentient beings. They have awakened from the illusion of being individual sentient beings. There are Bodhisattvas. Bodhisattvas hang on to bit of individuality in order.

      Buddhism If you’d like a more concrete treatment of Buddhism, including Zen, check out my latest book Buddhism This book is based on indomitable The Everything Buddhism Book (2nd. Meditation is a method to remove yourself from the three-dimensional world and initiate communication with the high realms of Heaven of in the Spirit World. The purpose of meditation is to discover our true selves - a spiritual being residing in a physical body; and experience true happiness by feeling free from the restrictions of this physical world.

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Few could be better placed to comment on Buddhism and its future than Sogyal Rinpoche, one of today's most well-known meditation masters and author of the groundbreaking book The Tibetan Book of Living and Dying.

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