Lulu.com, Aug 8, 2008 - 80 pages
Convenient, concise explanation of Buddha's "message from the heart" with excerpts from sutras, and parables and sayings. Includes major movements after Buddha's death such as Zen, with koans you can try. Ideal reading while traveling, for daily inspiration, or a refresher of basic Buddhism. Non-denomnational.
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