Buddhism for BeginnersBook - 2001
"This user's guide to Buddhist basics takes the most commonly asked questions-beginning with "What is the essence of the Buddha's teachings?"-and provides simple answers in plain English. Thubten Chodron's responses to the questions that always seem to arise among people approaching Buddhism make this an exceptionally complete and accessible introduction-as well as a manual for living a more peaceful, mindful, and satisfying Life. Buddhism for Beginners is an ideal first book on the subject for anyone, but it's also a wonderful resource for seasoned students, since the question-and-answer format makes it easy to find just the topic you're looking for, such as- amp;#160; • What is the goal of the Buddhist path? amp;#160; • What is karma? amp;#160; • If all phenomena are empty, does that mean nothing exists? amp;#160; • How can we deal with fear? amp;#160; • How do I establi
Publisher: Ithaca, N.Y. : Snow Lion Publications, c2001.
Branch Call Number: 294.3 Thubten 2001
Characteristics: 160 p. ;,23 cm.