The Resource Awakening of the Heart : Essential Buddhist Sutras and Commentaries, Thich Nhat Hanh

Awakening of the Heart : Essential Buddhist Sutras and Commentaries, Thich Nhat Hanh

Label
Awakening of the Heart : Essential Buddhist Sutras and Commentaries
Title
Awakening of the Heart
Title remainder
Essential Buddhist Sutras and Commentaries
Statement of responsibility
Thich Nhat Hanh
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • pli
  • san
  • chi
  • eng
Summary
Awakening of the Heart is a comprehensive, single volume collection of the Buddha's key sutras, translated with contemporary commentary by Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh. It is an essential complement to Happiness, the bestselling collection of meditation and mindful practices released in 2009. Awakening of the Heart captures the heart of Buddhist wisdom and Thich Nhat Hanh's unique talent to make the Buddha's teachings accessible and applicable to our daily lives and times. This is a wonderful gift for anyone looking to deepen their practice and understanding of the teachings, as well as a uniqu
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Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
294.3/823
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BQ1147
LC item number
.N43 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Awakening of the Heart : Essential Buddhist Sutras and Commentaries, Thich Nhat Hanh
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction; The Sutra on the Full Awareness of Breathing: Anapanasati Sutta; Contents; The Sutra on the Full Awareness of Breathing; Commentary 1: The Foundation of All Practice; 2: Exploring the Sutra; 3: The Sixteen Ways of Breathing; 4: Seven Ways to Practice; 5: Breathing Practices; 6: A Point of View on Practice; 7: Other Translations:The Anapananusmriti Sutras; 8: History of the Sutra on the Full Awareness of Breathing; The Sutra on the Four Establishments of Mindfulness: Satipatthana Sutta; Contents
  • 3: The Way of Understanding4: Long Live Emptiness; 5: Happy Continuation; 6: Roses and Garbage; 7: The Moon is Always the Moon; 8: Buddha is Made of Non-Buddha Elements; 9: Freedom; 10: Svaha!; 11: A Tangerine Party; The Sutra on the Middle Way: Kaccayanagotta Sutta; Contents; The Sutra on the Middle Way; Commentary 1: The Wisdom of the Middle Way(68); 2: Right View; 3: Dependent Co-arising; 4: Walking the Middle Path; The Sutra on the Eight Realizations of the Great Beings: Fo Shuo Ba Da Ren Jue Jing; Contents; The Sutra on the Eight Realizations of the Great Beings(71)
  • 7: Breaking the Bonds8: No-self; 9: The Non-achieved and the Non-expressed; 10: Impermanence; 11: Nirvana; 12: Treating Wrong Understanding; 13: Living Wisdom; The Diamond Sutra: Vajracchedika Prajñaparamita Sutra; Contents; The Diamond Sutra; Commentary 1: How to Read the Diamond Sutra; 2: The Dialectics of Prajñaparamita; 3: The Language of Nonattachment; 4: The Answer is the Question; 5: Mountains and Rivers Are Our Own Bodies; 6: Becoming a Modern Bodhisattva; The Heart Sutra: Prajñaparamita Hrdaya Sutra; Contents; The Heart Sutra; Commentary 1: Interbeing; 2: Empty of What?
  • The Elder Sutra(38) Theranamo SuttaThe Sutra on Knowing the Better Way to Live Alone(39) Bhaddekaratta Sutta; Commentary 1: What Does It Mean to Live Alone?; 2: Great Peace in Solitude; 3: Putting the Teachings of the Buddha into Practice; 4: The Bhaddekaratta Gatha in Other Sutras; The Sutra on Knowing the Better Way to Catch a Snake: Alagaddupama Sutta; Contents; The Sutra on Knowing the Better Way to Catch a Snake; Commentary 1: Thundering Silence; 2: About the Sutra; 3: Arittha's Misunderstanding; 4: Sense Pleasures as Disasters; 5: Catching a Snake; 6: The Raft is Not the Shore
  • The Sutra on the Four Establishments of Mindfulness: Satipatthana Sutta, Majjhima Nikaya 10Commentary 1: What is Mindfulness?; 2: Summary of the Sutra; 3: Exercises for Observing the Body; 4: Exercises for Observing the Feelings; 5: Exercises for Observing the Mind; 6: Exercises for Observing the Objects of Mind; 7: Principles for the Practice of Mindfulness; 8: Finding the Highest Understanding; 9: History of the Sutra on the Four Establishments of Mindfulness; 10: Related Sutras; The Sutra on Knowing the Better Way to Live Alone: Bhaddekaratta Sutta; Contents
Control code
ocn787844855
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (532 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781937006129
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
18718f5b-28b2-4e29-9532-e308962c0e1b
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b3544311x
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)787844855
  • pebcs1937006115

Library Locations

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