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The Resource An open heart : practicing compassion in everyday life, by the Dalai Lama ; edited by Nicholas Vreeland ; afterword by Khyongla Rato and Richard Gere

An open heart : practicing compassion in everyday life, by the Dalai Lama ; edited by Nicholas Vreeland ; afterword by Khyongla Rato and Richard Gere

Label
An open heart : practicing compassion in everyday life
Title
An open heart
Title remainder
practicing compassion in everyday life
Statement of responsibility
by the Dalai Lama ; edited by Nicholas Vreeland ; afterword by Khyongla Rato and Richard Gere
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Provides a basic understanding of Buddhism including some of the key methods which Buddhist practitioners use to cultivate compassion and wisdom in their lives
Summary
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
Writing style
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193882
Cataloging source
DLC
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1935-
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Bstan-ʼdzin-rgya-mtsho
Dewey number
294.3/444
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
BQ7935.B774
LC item number
O627 2001
Literary form
non fiction
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1954-
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Vreeland, Nicholas
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True
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  • Religious life
  • Nature
  • Nature
  • Religious life
Target audience
adult
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practicing compassion in everyday life
Label
An open heart : practicing compassion in everyday life, by the Dalai Lama ; edited by Nicholas Vreeland ; afterword by Khyongla Rato and Richard Gere
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The desire for happiness -- Meditation, a beginning -- The material and immaterial world -- Karma -- The afflictions -- The vast and the profound: two aspects of the path -- Compassion -- Meditating on compassion -- Cultivating equanimity -- Bodhicitta -- Calm abiding -- The nine stages of calm abiding meditation -- Wisdom -- Buddhahood -- Generating Bodhicitta
Control code
ocm46520128
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 191 pages
Isbn
9780316989794
Lccn
2001029413
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)46520128
Label
An open heart : practicing compassion in everyday life, by the Dalai Lama ; edited by Nicholas Vreeland ; afterword by Khyongla Rato and Richard Gere
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The desire for happiness -- Meditation, a beginning -- The material and immaterial world -- Karma -- The afflictions -- The vast and the profound: two aspects of the path -- Compassion -- Meditating on compassion -- Cultivating equanimity -- Bodhicitta -- Calm abiding -- The nine stages of calm abiding meditation -- Wisdom -- Buddhahood -- Generating Bodhicitta
Control code
ocm46520128
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 191 pages
Isbn
9780316989794
Lccn
2001029413
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)46520128

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