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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
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • tib
  • eng
Summary
Divided into a series of distinct steps that will lead spiritual seekers toward enlightenment, How to Practice is a constant companion in the quest to practice morality, meditation, and wisdom
Cataloging source
BNT
Dewey number
294.3/444
Index
no index present
LC call number
BQ4302
LC item number
.B77 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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 -- VI. Steps along the way -- 12. Overview of the path to enlightenment
Control code
sky259450764
Dimensions
19 cm.
Edition
First Atria Books trade paperback edition.
Extent
x, 226 pages
Isbn
9780743453363
Lccn
bl2003015239
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
a2114675
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 -- VI. Steps along the way -- 12. Overview of the path to enlightenment
Control code
sky259450764
Dimensions
19 cm.
Edition
First Atria Books trade paperback edition.
Extent
x, 226 pages
Isbn
9780743453363
Lccn
bl2003015239
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
a2114675

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