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Buddhism Plain and Simple
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Harmony Books
Publication date January 1, 1999
Pages 176
Binding Paperback
Edition Reprint
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780767903325
ISBN-10 0767903323
Dimensions 0.50 by 5.50 by 8 in.
Weight 0.35 lbs.
Original list price $12.00
Summaries and Reviews
Summary
Shares the fundamental teachings of the Buddha, explains the twelvefold path, and includes Zen stories
Amazon.com description: Product Description: “This is the clearest and most precise exposition of Buddhism I have ever read. If you’re looking for enlightenment rather than just scholarly knowledge, you’d better read this.”—Robert M. Pirsig, author of Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance

This is a book about awareness. It’s about being “awake” and in touch with what is going on here and now. Practical and down-to-earth, it deals exclusively with the present, not with speculation, theory, or belief in some far off time and place. The teachings of the Buddha are plain and straightforward, and because they remain focused on the moment, they are just as relevant now as they have ever been. Buddhism Plain and Simple: The Practice of Being Aware, Right Now, Every Day is the book for anyone wanting to discover, or rediscover, the essence of Buddhism.

Editions
Hardcover
Book cover for 9780804830966
 
from Tuttle Pub (October 1, 1997)
9780804830966 | details & prices | 163 pages | 6.50 × 9.25 × 0.75 in. | 0.90 lbs | List price $16.95
About: This book offers a clear, straightforward approach to Buddhism in general and awareness in particular.
Paperback
Book cover for 9780767903325
 
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Reprint edition from Harmony Books (January 1, 1999)
9780767903325 | details & prices | 176 pages | 5.50 × 8.00 × 0.50 in. | 0.35 lbs | List price $12.00
About: Shares the fundamental teachings of the Buddha, explains the twelvefold path, and includes Zen stories

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