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The Compassionate Life

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Published by Wisdom Publications .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religions of Indic & Oriental origin,
  • Inspirational - General,
  • Inspirational,
  • Religion,
  • Christian Life - Character & Values,
  • Religion / Eastern,
  • Self-Help / Happiness,
  • Buddhism - Tibetan

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8308619M
    ISBN 100861713788
    ISBN 109780861713783
    OCLC/WorldCa53126879

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But how often is it put into practice. In Twelve Steps To A Compassionate Life. Get this from a library. The compassionate life. [Bstan-ʼdzin-rgya-mtsho, Dalai Lama XIV] -- The Dalai Lamai offers teachings on the virtue of compassion, with advice on how to incorporate this important quality in daily life.

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