Universal Compassion : Inspiring Solution for Difficult Times
Developing unconditional love and compassion for all living beings is the heart of Buddhist practice. The methods of training the mind revealed in this book, which guide us towards a universal compassion, have been used for centuries to solve daily problems and even to cure mental and physical diseases. In this explanation of the celebrated Mahayana Buddhist text, "Training the Mind in Seven Points", Geshe Kelsang also explains with how all life situations can be transformed into opportunities for spiritual development.
- Hardback | 176 pages
- 135 x 216 x 12.7mm | 294.84g
- 01 May 1997
- Tharpa Publications
- Ulverston, United Kingdom
- 3rd Revised edition
- 14 line illustrations, glossary, bibliography, index
Table of contents
The lineage and Qualities of Training the Mind Conventional Bodhichitta Ultimate Bodhichitta Transforming Adverse Conditions into the Path to Enlightenment How to Integrate All Our Daily Practices The Measurement of Success in Training the Mind The Commitments of Training the Mind Conclusion Dedication
'This book is an admirable accomplishment in presenting the profound teachings of present-day Mahayana Buddhism.' - Buddhism Today 'It could be read with profit by anyone whose religion demands the exercise of compassion.' - Faith and Freedom 'An inspiring book for all who aspire to practise the Buddhist path.' - Buddhist Studies Review
About Geshe Kelsang Gyatso
Geshe Kelsang Gyatso was born in Tibet and is a fully accomplished meditation master and internationally renowned teacher of Buddhism. Living in the West since 1977, he is the author of a series of highly acclaimed books that transmit perfectly the ancient wisdom of Buddhism to our contemporary life. He has also founded many Buddhist Centres throughout the world for the study and practice of Mahayana Buddhism.