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The Resource Becoming enlightened, his holiness the Dalai Lama ; translated and edited by Jeffrey Hopkins

Becoming enlightened, his holiness the Dalai Lama ; translated and edited by Jeffrey Hopkins

Label
Becoming enlightened
Title
Becoming enlightened
Statement of responsibility
his holiness the Dalai Lama ; translated and edited by Jeffrey Hopkins
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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1935-
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Bstan-ʼdzin-rgya-mtsho
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Hopkins, Jeffrey
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  • Enlightenment (Buddhism)
  • Spiritual life
  • Buddhism
Label
Becoming enlightened, his holiness the Dalai Lama ; translated and edited by Jeffrey Hopkins
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 255-256
Contents
A book about enlightenment -- Comparing religions -- The Buddhist framework -- Practicing Buddhism -- Knowing the qualifications of a teacher -- Buddhism in India and Tibet -- Initial Level Of Practice : Recognizing our fortunate situation ; Knowing you will die -- Thinking about future lives ; Identifying the refuge ; Karma -- Middle Level Practice : Seeing the problem and the cure ; The implications of impermanence -- High Level Of Practice : Altruism ; Engendering great compassion ; Switching self and other ; Viewing reality ; The way to analyze ; Buddhahood ; Reviewing the steps
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st Atria Books hardcover ed.
Extent
x, 256 p.
Isbn
9781416565833
System control number
  • ocn232979184
  • (OCoLC)232979184
  • 744893
Label
Becoming enlightened, his holiness the Dalai Lama ; translated and edited by Jeffrey Hopkins
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 255-256
Contents
A book about enlightenment -- Comparing religions -- The Buddhist framework -- Practicing Buddhism -- Knowing the qualifications of a teacher -- Buddhism in India and Tibet -- Initial Level Of Practice : Recognizing our fortunate situation ; Knowing you will die -- Thinking about future lives ; Identifying the refuge ; Karma -- Middle Level Practice : Seeing the problem and the cure ; The implications of impermanence -- High Level Of Practice : Altruism ; Engendering great compassion ; Switching self and other ; Viewing reality ; The way to analyze ; Buddhahood ; Reviewing the steps
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st Atria Books hardcover ed.
Extent
x, 256 p.
Isbn
9781416565833
System control number
  • ocn232979184
  • (OCoLC)232979184
  • 744893

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