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Author Bstan-╩╝dzin-rgya-mtsho, Dalai Lama XIV, 1935-

Title Becoming enlightened / His Holiness the Dalai Lama ; translated and edited by Jeffrey Hopkins.

Imprint New York : Atria Books, c2009.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    294.3444 BST    DUE 03-01-21 Billed
Edition 1st Atria Books hardcover ed.
Description x, 256 p. ; 22 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 255-256).
Contents A book about enlightenment -- Comparing religions -- The Buddhist framework -- Practicing Buddhism -- Knowing the qualifications of a teacher -- Buddhism in India and Tibet -- Recognizing our fortunate situation -- Knowing you will die -- Thinking about future lives -- Identifying the refuge -- Karma -- Seeing the problem and the cure --; The implications of impermanence -- Altruism -- Engendering great compassion -- Switching self and other -- Viewing reality -- The way to analyze -- Buddhahood -- Reviewing the steps.
Subject Enlightenment (Buddhism)
Spiritual life -- Buddhism.
Buddhism -- Prayers and devotions.
Added Author Hopkins, Jeffrey.
ISBN 1416565833

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