The Way of the Bodhisattva
By (author) Shantideva
Normal Price: $33.05
Your Price: $29.75 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $3.31! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $1.49 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available, ships in 8-11 days
Way of the Bodhisattva by Shantideva
Book DescriptionThis classic text of Indo-Tibetan Buddhism has been widely acclaimed and respected for more than a thousand years. It is studied by all the schools of Tibetan Buddhism and is considered one of the great teaching texts of Mahayana Buddhism. An exposition of the path of a bodhisattva - a being who puts others before himself - this book describes the spiritual path of turning away from selfish concerns and vowing to work for the enlightenment of all beings. As such, it embodies a description of compassion raised to its highest level and lays out the methods through which such powerful loving kindness is achieved.
Buy Way of the Bodhisattva book by Shantideva from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9781590303887
(229mm x 152mm x 17mm)
Imprint: Shambhala Publications Inc
Publisher: Shambhala Publications Inc
Publish Date: 9-Oct-2006
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Shantideva
Way of the Bodhisattva, Hardback (November 2008)
An exposition of the path of a bodhisattva, a being who puts others before himself. This book describes the spiritual path of turning away from selfish concerns and vowing to work for the enlightenment of all beings.
Guide to the Bodhisattva's Way of Life, Hardback (April 2002)» View all books by Shantideva
Guidelines on how to live a more compassionate way of life by becoming a Bodhisattva, which leads to ultimate happiness for ourselves and others.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Way of the Bodhisattva book by Shantideva and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Author Biography - Shantideva
Shantideva was a Buddhist scholar and a member of the monastic university of Nalanda, which was one of the most celebrated centers of learning in ancient India. He is said to have been a highly unusual and independent person, impervious to social and ecclesiastical pressures, and able to pursue his insights irrespective of public opinion. The Padmakara Translation Group, based in France, has a distinguished reputation for all its translations of Tibetan texts and teachings. Its work has been published in several languages and is renowned for its clear and accurate literary style.
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-5pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2017. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687