ISBN 9781590309339,The Best Buddhist Writing 2011

The Best Buddhist Writing 2011



Shambhala Publications

Publication Year 2011

ISBN 9781590309339

ISBN-10 1590309332


Number of Pages 336 Pages
Language (English)


A thought-provoking mix of the most notable and insightful Buddhism-inspired writing published in the last year.

The Best Buddhist Writing 2011 includes:

Karen Miller's story of love, marriage, and dishes
Joanna Macy on the First Noble Truth and healing from the legacy of Chernobyl
Brian Haycock's taxi ride on the Dharma Road
His Holiness the Dalai Lama's manifesto on tolerance
Dzogchen Ponlop on the rebel buddha inside you
An adoption love story by Leza Lowitz
Ira Sukrungruang's humorous meditation on death
Elizabeth Mattis-Namgyel on finding the courage to live in reality as it is
Susan Piver on the wisdom of a broken heart
Thich Nhat Hanh on healing the wounded child within
Matthieu Ricard's answer to the question: why meditate?
Rick Bass on the lessons of the Gulf oil spill
Pico Iyer's insider's look at the heart of the Dalai Lama
And much more