The Bodhisattva Vow: The Essential Practices of Mahayana Buddhism

By: Geshe Kelsang Gyatso

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A Bodhisattva's every action is motivated by the wish to attain full enlightenment for the sake of others; to fulfil this wish he or she takes the Bodhisattva vows keeps them by practising the six perfections-giving, moral discipline, patience, effort, concentration, and wisdom. In this welcome guide to compassionate living, Geshe Kelsang explains in detail how to take and keep the Bodhisattva vows. He gives clear and practical advice on every aspect of a Bodhisattva's moral discipline, as well as explaining a special practice for purifying our mind. With this book as our companion we can enter into the Bodhisattva's way of life and swiftly accomplish full enlightenment.Printed Pages: 136.

Title: The Bodhisattva Vow: The Essential Practices of Mahayana Buddhism

Author Name: Geshe Kelsang Gyatso

Categories: India, Buddhism and Buddhist Studies,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2002

ISBN: 8178220679

ISBN 13: 9788178220673

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: New

Seller ID: 102335

Keywords: The Bodhisattva Vow: The Essential Practices of Mahayana Buddhism Geshe Kelsang Gyatso