An Open Heart

An Open Heart

Practicing Compassion in Everyday Life

Book - 2001
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Compassion-sympathy for the suffering of others and the desire to free them from it-is wrestled with in all spiritual traditions. Yet how does one actually become a compassionate person? What are the mechanisms by which a selfish heart is transformed into a generous heart? In this acclaimed bestseller, His Holiness the Dalai Lama writes simply and powerfully about the everyday Buddhist practice of compassion, offering a clear, practical, inspiring introduction to the Buddhist path to enlightenment.

Baker & Taylor
The Dalai Lama shares some of his key teachings on the practice of compassion, presenting a collection of meditations designed to help readers open their hearts when dealing with others, and introduces the fundamental philosophy of Buddhism and its core concepts. Reprint. 150,000 first printing.

Baker
& Taylor

The Dalai Lama shares some of his key teachings on the practice of compassion, presenting a collection of meditations and introducing the fundamental philosophy of Buddhism and its core concepts.

Publisher: Boston : Little, Brown, c2001
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780316930932
0316930938
9780316989794
0316989797
Characteristics: xv, 191 p. : ill. ; 22 cm
Additional Contributors: Vreeland, Nicholas 1954-
Alternative Title: Open heart

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