DK Eyewitness Guides: Buddhism: Buddhism

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Dorling Kindersley Limited, Nov 6, 2003 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 64 pages
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Ever wondered exactly what role the Dalai Lama plays in both Buddhism and the rest of the world, why Buddhists shave their heads or why the practises of Buddhism have become so popular in Western culture? Discover the fascinating history and teachings of this influential and ancient religion as well as artefacts, manuscripts and photographs. Suitable for key stages 2 and 3.

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User Review  - jrnewman - LibraryThing

For a book about such an essentially orderly philosophy, this book is a mess. Every page is a mix-up of small excerpts by images about the philosophy and practice of Buddhism - basically centered on a ... Read full review

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User Review  - mrcmyoung - LibraryThing

This is a story of a young prince who had everything, living in the 5th cetury BC, who walked away from his wealth and privilege to learn about the truth of human existence. Centuries later the ... Read full review

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