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

By Dominique Townsend,Tenzin Norbu

ISBN-10: 161429058X

ISBN-13: 9781614290582

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

Shantideva: tips to get up a Hero is the retelling of Shantideva’s teachings earlier than a shocked viewers, who had concept he was once lifeless and will merely devour, sleep, and poop. top his listeners right into a superhero education of alternative sort, he finds the key to excellent bravery and unbounded compassion and indicates how someone can enhance them. You don’t want super-strength or magical powers, he says. you simply want compassion and knowledge.
A dozen illustrations painted in conventional Tibetan sort attract readers to this paintings that might be valuable not just via Buddhist households yet via a person who aspires to turn into extra type and wise.

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