How to Practise: The Way to a Meaningful Life

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Rider, 2003 - Buddhism - 226 pages
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How To Practise is a major inspirational work, by one of the world's greatest spiritual teachers. It is broken down into the basic steps to enlightenment: how to practice morality, how to practice meditation, and how to practise wisdom, whilst simultaneously delving deeper into His Holiness' more general Buddhist teachings, his spirit, wisdom and sense of humour. The book, meant to be used as part of daily practice, is easy to understand and filled with anecdotes. It includes guidance on peace of mind, generosity, compassion, and much more besides. Beautifully packaged, this is the ultimate gift from the Dalai Lama, and a wonderful gift to give to anyone interested in having a richer, more fulfilled life.

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User Review  - liljeani - Overstock.com

Not being a Buddist I found this book a little hard to decipher. The basic principles and techniques are easy to understand but there are certain aspects that would not be understood outside Buddism ... Read full review

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Clear as the tone from the most well crafted bell. How to Practise is a beautiful condensation of what we really need to know and do.
Dan Chartier, Ph.D.

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His Holiness the Dalai Lama is the spiritual leader of Tibet. Today, he lives in exile in Northern India and works tirelessly on behalf of the Tibetan people, as well as travelling the world to give spiritual teachings to sell-out audiences. He was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1989.

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