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The Way of the Bodhisattva

The Way of the Bodhisattva

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Written by ShantidevaAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Shantideva
Translated by Padmakara Translation GroupAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Padmakara Translation Group

  • Format: Hardcover, 384 pages
  • Publisher: Shambhala
  • On Sale: October 14, 2008
  • Price: $18.95
  • ISBN: 978-1-59030-614-7 (1-59030-614-7)
Also available as an unabridged audio CD and a trade paperback.
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This timeless text of Indo-Tibetan Buddhism has been widely studied and respected for more than a thousand years in all the schools of Tibetan Buddhism, and it is considered one of the great teaching texts of Mahayana Buddhism as well. An exposition of the path of a bodhisattva, a being who puts others before himself, it describes the spiritual path of turning away from selfish concerns and vowing to work for the enlightenment of all being.