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The Buddhist Way of Action (Mandala Books)

Christmas Humphreys

The Buddhist Way of Action (Mandala Books)

by Christmas Humphreys

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Published by Harpercollins .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Buddhism,
  • Religion,
  • Religion - World Religions,
  • Buddhism - General,
  • Doctrines,
  • Religious life

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9227880M
    ISBN 100042941008
    ISBN 109780042941004

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      Now that Buddhism is flourishing in the West, I have heard of people altering Buddhist teachings to fit the modern way of thinking. If there is anything to be adapted, it would be the rituals and symbols, not the truth itself. Buddha himself said that his discipline and methods should be adapted appropriately to time and place. Tibetan Buddhism draws on the current human intellect for problem solving as opposed to a higher deity or power. Karma literally means "action," but it refers to action in a comprehensive way that includes thoughts, words, and deeds.


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