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The Resource How to practice : the way to a meaningful life, His Holiness the Dalai Lama ; translated and edited by Jeffrey Hopkins

How to practice : the way to a meaningful life, His Holiness the Dalai Lama ; translated and edited by Jeffrey Hopkins

Label
How to practice : the way to a meaningful life
Title
How to practice
Title remainder
the way to a meaningful life
Statement of responsibility
His Holiness the Dalai Lama ; translated and edited by Jeffrey Hopkins
Title variation
Way to a meaningful life
Creator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • tib
  • eng
Summary
An instructional resource and inspirational guide to daily life describes each step on the path to spiritual enlightenment and explains how to practice everyday morality, meditation, wisdom, and compassion
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1935-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bstan-ʼdzin-rgya-mtsho
Dewey number
294.3/444
Index
no index present
LC call number
BQ4302
LC item number
.B77 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Religious life
  • Buddhism
Label
How to practice : the way to a meaningful life, His Holiness the Dalai Lama ; translated and edited by Jeffrey Hopkins
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-226)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : the need for peace and kindness -- I. The basics -- 1. Three ways to practice -- II. Practicing morality -- 2. Identifying the scope of suffering -- 3. Discovering how trouble starts and stops -- 4. Refraining from harm -- 5. Extending help -- 6. Aspiring to enlightenment -- III. Practicing concentrated meditation -- 7. Focusing the mind -- IV. Practicing wisdom -- 8. Examining how beings and things exist -- 9. The middle way -- 10. Mind and the deep nature of mind -- V. Tantra -- 11. Deity Yoga
Dimensions
19 cm
Extent
x, 226 pages
Isbn
9780743427081
Lccn
2001056106
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • ocm48449708
  • (OCoLC)48449708
  • 986050
Label
How to practice : the way to a meaningful life, His Holiness the Dalai Lama ; translated and edited by Jeffrey Hopkins
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-226)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : the need for peace and kindness -- I. The basics -- 1. Three ways to practice -- II. Practicing morality -- 2. Identifying the scope of suffering -- 3. Discovering how trouble starts and stops -- 4. Refraining from harm -- 5. Extending help -- 6. Aspiring to enlightenment -- III. Practicing concentrated meditation -- 7. Focusing the mind -- IV. Practicing wisdom -- 8. Examining how beings and things exist -- 9. The middle way -- 10. Mind and the deep nature of mind -- V. Tantra -- 11. Deity Yoga
Dimensions
19 cm
Extent
x, 226 pages
Isbn
9780743427081
Lccn
2001056106
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • ocm48449708
  • (OCoLC)48449708
  • 986050

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