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The illustrated encyclopedia of Buddhist wisdom

Author: Gill Farrer-Halls
Publisher: Wheaton, Ill. : Quest Books, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Quest edView all editions and formats
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An illustrated introduction to Buddhism, focusing on the three major traditions of Theravada, Zen, and Tibetan; with discussion of how Buddhism developed, the principles of the religion, and meditation.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gill Farrer-Halls
ISBN: 0835607860 9780835607865
OCLC Number: 42763937
Description: 192 p. : col. ill. ; 28 cm.
Responsibility: Gill Farrer-Halls.
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An illustrated introduction to Buddhism, focusing on the three major traditions of Theravada, Zen, and Tibetan; with discussion of how Buddhism developed, the principles of the religion, and meditation.

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Buddhism for the westerner

by Singing-bird (WorldCat user published 2016-11-27) Very Good Permalink

A western teacher of Buddhism conveys the spirit of Buddhism. Half the book are striking photos and illustrations artistically laid out. Quotes are from modern western teachers. Answers are simple and plain, free of jargon without five syllable words. For example, the difference between "rebirth"...
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