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Stages of Meditation: The Buddhist Classic on Training the Mind

Stages of Meditation: The Buddhist Classic on Training the Mind

Paperback

Series: Core Teachings of Dalai Lama, Book 5

Religion General Buddhism

Publisher Price: $16.95

ISBN10: 1611806828
ISBN13: 9781611806823
Publisher: Shambhala
Published: Feb 19 2019
Pages: 160
Weight: 0.45
Height: 0.60 Width: 5.50 Depth: 8.70
Language: English
A translation of the ancient classic Stages of Meditation, by Kamalashila, with commentary from everyone's favorite Buddhist teacher, the Dalai Lama.

The Dalai Lama explains the principles of meditation in a practice-oriented format especially suited to Westerners. Based upon the middle section of the Bhavanakrama by Kamalashila--a translation of which is included--this is the most extensive commentary given by the Dalai Lama on this concise but important meditation handbook. It is a favorite text of the Dalai Lama, and he often takes the opportunity to give teachings on it to audiences throughout the world. In his words, This text can be like a key that opens the door to all other major Buddhist scriptures. Topics include the nature of mind, how to develop compassion and loving-kindness, calm abiding wisdom, and how to establish a union of calm abiding and special insight.

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