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The Feeling Buddha An Introduction to Buddhism by David Brazier, Caroline Brazier
  

The Feeling Buddha An Introduction to Buddhism

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The Feeling Buddha An Introduction to Buddhism by David Brazier, Caroline Brazier

This account explains how the Buddha's path of wisdom and loving kindness grew out of the challenges he encountered in life. It explores enlightenment, nirvana, and the Four Noble Truths, presenting a picture of the Buddha as a very human figure whose success lay not in his perfection, but in his method of positively utilizing the energy generated by personal suffering.

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Shows a deep and humanistic understanding of Buddhist psychology . . . an indispensable book. * Joy Manne, Self and Society * Stimulating and provocative . . . definitely worth reading whatever one's Buddhist affiliation. * Ros Oliver, View *


About the Author

David Brazier is a practising psychotherapist and Zen Buddhist and the director of an independent Buddhist training programme in the north of England. His previous books include Zen Therapy, The Feeling Buddha, and Beyond Carl Rogers: Towards a Psychotherapy for the 21st Century David Brazier is a practising psychotherapist and Zen Buddhist and the director of an independent Buddhist training programme in the north of England. His previous books include Zen Therapy, The Feeling Buddha, and Beyond Carl Rogers: Towards a Psychotherapy for the 21st Century.

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Publication date

24th May 2001

Author

David Brazier, Caroline Brazier

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Publisher

Robinson Publishing an imprint of Little, Brown Book Group

Format

Paperback
256 pages

Categories

Buddhism

ISBN

9781841193519

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