The Buddha's Teachings on Social and Communal Harmony: An by Bodhi,Dalai Lama

By Bodhi,Dalai Lama

In an international of clash and strife, how do we be advocates of peace and justice? 

In this quantity acclaimed scholar-monk Bhikkhu Bodhi has accrued and translated the Buddha’s teachings on clash solution, interpersonal and social problem-solving, and the forging of harmonious relationships. the choices, all drawn from the Pali Canon, the earliest list of the Buddha’s discourses, are prepared into ten thematic chapters. The chapters take care of such themes because the quelling of anger, solid friendship, intentional groups, the cost of disputes, and the setting up of an equitable society. every one bankruptcy starts with a concise and informative creation via the translator that publications us towards a deeper figuring out of the texts that follow.

In instances of social clash, intolerance, and struggle, the Buddha’s method of growing and maintaining peace takes on a brand new and pressing importance. Even readers unacquainted with Buddhism will have fun with those historical teachings, consistently transparent, useful, undogmatic, and so modern in style. The Buddha’s Teachings on Social and Communal Harmony will end up to be crucial examining for an individual looking to carry peace into their groups and into the broader world.

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