The power of Buddhism / The Dalai Lama and Jean-Claude Carriere. Dalai Lama XIV Bstan-dzin-rgya-mtsho, 1935-.

The power of Buddhism / The Dalai Lama and Jean-Claude Carriere

London : Newleaf, 1996. First Edition. Fine copy in the original gilt-blocked cloth. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 220 pages; Physical description.: 220 p ; 21cm. Summary: In these dialogues with French screenwriter Jean-Claude Carriere, the Dalai Lama, spiritual leader of Tibetan Buddhism, provides an insight to an inner calm and clarity of mind. Discussing issues such as women's and human rights, democracy and fundamentalism, terrorism and violence, the population explosion, and the environment, he aims to show not only how the ancient but practical spiritual intelligence of Buddhism can adapt to understand our world, but how we may broaden our minds to understand Buddhism, and through it gain a better understanding of the world. Subject: Buddhism. Item #202340
ISBN: 0752205099

Price: €18.95