Download e-book for iPad: Shantideva: How to Wake Up a Hero by Dominique Townsend,Tenzin Norbu

By Dominique Townsend,Tenzin Norbu

Readers of every age will get pleasure from this retelling of a cherished non secular vintage. Playfully illustrated in conventional Tibetan sort, the tale of the monk Shantideva frames his inspiring classes at the method of the bodhisattva superhero.

Shantideva: how one can get up a Hero is the retelling of Shantideva’s teachings sooner than a shocked viewers, who had notion he used to be lifeless and will basically consume, sleep, and poop. prime his listeners right into a superhero education of alternative sort, he unearths the key to excellent bravery and unbounded compassion and indicates how somebody can strengthen them. You don’t desire super-strength or magical powers, he says. you simply desire compassion and knowledge.
A dozen illustrations painted in conventional Tibetan variety attract readers to this paintings that might be precious not just through Buddhist households yet via someone who aspires to develop into extra variety and wise.

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