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The quantum and the lotus : a journey to the frontiers where science and Buddhism meet

Author: Matthieu Ricard; Xuan Thuan Trinh
Publisher: New York : Three Rivers Press, ©2001.
Series: International Society for Science & Religion.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st American pbk. edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Nonfiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Matthieu Ricard; Xuan Thuan Trinh
ISBN: 1400080797 9781400080793
OCLC Number: 57246779
Description: viii, 312 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: At the crossroads --
To be and not to be --
In search of the great watchmaker --
The universe in a grain of sand --
Mirages of reality --
Like a bolt from the blue --
Each to his own reality --
Questions of time --
Chaos and harmony --
The virtual frontier --
Robots that think they can think? --
The grammar of the universe --
Reason and contemplation --
Beauty is in the eye of the beholder --
From meditation to action --
The monk's conclusion --
The scientist's conclusion.
Series Title: International Society for Science & Religion.
Other Titles: Infini dans la paume de la main.
Responsibility: Matthieu Ricard and Trinh Xuan Thuan.

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