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Teachings of the Buddha (3" Pocket Classic)

Product no.: 0-87773-860-2
This treasury of Buddhist writings draws from the most popular sources of Indian, Tibetan, Chinese and Japanese literature. Compiled by the American Buddhist teacher Jack Kornfield.

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Among the selections are some of the earliest recorded sayings of the Buddha on the practice of freedom, passages from later Indian scriptures on the perfection of wisdom, verses from Tibetan masters on the enlightened mind, and songs in praise of meditation by Zen teachers.

The book also includes traditional instruction on how to practice sitting meditation, cultivate calm awareness, and live with compassion. Jack Kornfield, one of the most respected American Buddhist teachers, has compiled these teachings to impart the essence and inspiration of Buddhism to readers of all spiritual traditions.

Editor Kornfield, Jack
Author Buddha, Siddhartha Gautama
Book Type Trade Paperback
Page Count 218 pp.
Publisher Shambhala Publications 1993
Browse these categories as well: Theravada Suttas, Mahayana Sutras, Western Buddhism, Buddhist Mindfulness Meditation

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