Ancient wisdom traditions have deep resonance in these uncertain times, not that there's more suffering than ever before but that more people are aware of suffering.
Now that humans are capable of relieving needless suffering, we're discovering our positive potentials for great happiness and innate goodness.
The latest edition of The Complete Idiot's Guide(r) to Buddhism updates one of Alpha Book's most successful books in the religion/spirituality category, providing extensive information on both understanding the teachings and schools of Buddhism and incorporating the tenets of Buddhism into everyday life. It also includes additional information on Buddhism's effect on popular arts and sciences, the continuing relevance of the Dalai Lama, and an annotated bibliography.
• With Buddhism as one of America's fastest growing religions, the audience continues to renew itself
• Covers all four schools of Buddhism: Zen, Tibetan, Pure Land, and Insight Meditation, which are not in competitors' books
• For thousands of years, Buddhism has been a source of inner peace and security for millions
Author: Gary Gach
Author's Website: http://www.levity.com/interbeing/
The Complete Idiot's Guide to Buddhism: Gary Gach