Buddhist Acts of Compassion
ISBN10: 1573245232 ISBN13: 9781573245234 Contributors: Halifax, Joan (Foreword) Publisher: Red Wheel Weiser Published: Nov 1 2000 Pages: 193 Weight: 0.55lbs. Height: 6.25" Width: 6.25" Depth: 0.75" Language: English
From Buddha's teachings, these stories and interviews emphasize kindness and selflessness and include a contribution from the Dalai Lama, amongst others. Some tales are funny, some are true, all exemplify karuna, or compassion, one of the perfections and four sublime abodes.