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The Bodhisattva vow : the essential practices of Mahayana Buddhism

Author: Kelsang Gyatso
Publisher: London : Tharpa Publications, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd ed. reset and revView all editions and formats
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Guidelines on how to live a more compassionate way of life by becoming a Bodhisattva, which leads to ultimate happiness for our self and others.

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Kelsang Gyatso, 1931-
Bodhisattva vow.
London : Tharpa Publications, 1995
(OCoLC)891757705
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kelsang Gyatso
ISBN: 0948006498 9780948006494 0948006501 9780948006500
OCLC Number: 34086078
Description: viii, 136 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: Illustrations; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Receiving the Bodhisattva Vows; The Downfalls of the Bodhisattva Vows; A Method for Purifying Downfalls; Training in the Six Perfections; The Results; Dedication; Appendix I - The Condensed Meaning of the Commentary; Appendix II - Vows and Commitments; Appendix III - A Handbook for the Daily Practice of Bodhisattva Vows and Tantric Vows; Appendix IV - The letter PAM; Glossary; Bibliography; Study Programmes of Kadampa Buddhism; Tharpa Offices Worldwide; Index; Further Reading
Responsibility: Geshe Kelsang Gyatso.

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'This book is an ideal companion... written with impeccable qualifications and clarity.' - Going Beyond

 
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