Awakening Kindness: Finding Joy Through Compassion for

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Mend the road and repaint the "Mani" stones. Nevertheless, the claim of Bon-po ("followers of Bon") and of Tibetan Buddhists alike--that the Bon religion possesses its own distinctive identity--must be respected and taken seriously. Having gone through a transitional period, Hindu iconography developed into a codified orthodoxy where textual descriptions were carried out with scrupulous accuracy. Sections on teachers such as the Dalai Lama, and Je Tsongkhapa, on the five spiritual traditions, and annotated list of links.

Pages: 213

Publisher: Atria Books/Beyond Words (December 7, 2010)

ISBN: B003UYUO7C

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