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Tell me something about Buddhism : questions and answers for the curious beginner

Author: Zenju Earthlyn Manuel; Nhất Hạnh, Thích.
Publisher: Charlottesville, VA : Hampton Roads, ©2011.
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For anyone curious about the teachings of Buddha and modern Buddhist practice, Tell Me Something about Buddhism offers the perfect introduction. Written by Soto Zen priest Zenju Earthlyn Manuel and organized in an easy-to-use question and answer format, this brief book answers the many common questions people have about Buddhism, everything from who was Buddha to why do monks, nuns, and priests shave their heads.  Read more...
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Named Person: Gautama Buddha.
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Zenju Earthlyn Manuel; Nhất Hạnh, Thích.
ISBN: 9781571746580 1571746587
OCLC Number: 719427756
Description: xix, 117 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.
Contents: What is Buddhism? --
Questions and answers --
Final words --
Poetic offerings by Zenju Earthlyn Manuel.
Other Titles: Buddhism
Responsibility: Zenju Earthlyn Manuel ; [foreword by Thich Nhat Hanh].

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For anyone curious about the teachings of Buddha and modern Buddhist practice, Tell Me Something about Buddhism offers the perfect introduction. Written by Soto Zen priest Zenju Earthlyn Manuel and organized in an easy-to-use question and answer format, this brief book answers the many common questions people have about Buddhism, everything from who was Buddha to why do monks, nuns, and priests shave their heads. --Publisher.

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