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Becoming Bodhisattvas: A Guidebook for Compassionate Action - Pema Chödrön

Becoming Bodhisattvas: A Guidebook for Compassionate Action – Pema Chödrön

Best-selling American Buddhist nun Pema Chödrön presents a friendly and encouraging guide to spiritual practice for all those who want to take up the path of the bodhisattva--one who aspires to live life with courage, generosity, patience, fearlessness, and compassion. The Way of the Bodhisattva has long been treasured as an indispensable guide to enlightened living, offering a window into the greatest potential within us all. Written in the eighth century by the scholar and ...
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Bodhisattva of Compassion: The Mystical Tradition of Kwan Yin -  John Blofeld

Bodhisattva of Compassion: The Mystical Tradition of Kwan Yin – John Blofeld

She is the embodiment of selfless love, the supreme symbol of radical compassion, and, for more than a millennium throughout Asia, she has been revered as “The One Who Hearkens to the Cries of the World.” Kuan Yin is both a Buddhist symbol and a beloved deity of Chinese folk religion. John Blofeld’s classic study traces the history of this most famous of all the bodhisattvas from her origins in India (as the male figure ...
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