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by Venerable Master Hsing Yun,Tom Graham


Being Good invites readers to consider what it means to lead a good life. In this collection of essays. Venerable Master Hsing Yun is a Chinese Buddhist monk and a leader of the Humanistic Buddhism movement that seeks to integrate Buddhism into people's everyday lives.

Being Good invites readers to consider what it means to lead a good life.

Start by marking Being Good: Buddhist Ethics for Everyday Life as. .Master Hsing Yun places great emphasis on practicing Buddhism in the natural course of our everyday lives.

Start by marking Being Good: Buddhist Ethics for Everyday Life as Want to Read: Want to Read savin. ant to Read. In each of more than thirty brief essays, Venerable Master Hsing Yun, treats a specific moral or ethical issue, using quotations from the rich treasury of the Buddhist scriptures The aim of this book is simple: to invite readers to consider what it means to lead a good life, and to offer practical advice, based on the Buddhist teachings, as to how this.

No aspect of life is omitted. Items Related to Being Good: Buddhist Ethics for Everyday Life (Buddhist Книги). Buddhist Ethics in Impermanence. Master Hsing Yun has demonstrated that the deep-rooted pragmatism of Buddhism makes it a religion valid for today and for all time. In addition to this, he shows us how to apply the teachings of the Buddha to our daily lives. In Being Good, Master Hsing Yun displays his unwavering faith in the universality of Buddhism. Neither in the teachings recounted nor in the texts cited does he show any partiality to a particular tradition of Buddhism. First ed 1998 Second ed 2009 Translated by Tom Graham. In this collection of essays, Venerable Master Hsing Yun offers practical advice on specific moral and ethical issues, using passages from the Buddhist scriptures as a point of departure for his discussions. Being Good invites readers to consider what it means to lead a good life.

is ethics, and this book is an excellent overview of ethics from a Buddhist perspective. I found reading this book to be a real 'discovery' of new ideas about ethics, presented in a very supportive realistic manner that might help the life and happiness of anyone. It is straighforward and unpretentious, and a great source of inspiration. The advice in this book is a treasure, waiting to be found. com User, November 19, 1998.

The aim of this book is simple: to invite readers to consider what it means to lead a good life, and to offer .

The aim of this book is simple: to invite readers to consider what it means to lead a good life, and to offer practical advice, based on the Buddhist teachings, as to how this can be accomplished. In each of more than thirty brief essays, Venerable Master Hsing Yun, treats a specific moral or ethical issue, using quotations from the rich treasury of the Buddhist scriptures as a point of departure for his discussion

Humanistic Buddhism is a book that not only embodies this spirit, but also discusses how it can be infused in life.

Humanistic Buddhism is a book that not only embodies this spirit, but also discusses how it can be infused in life. As a 'blueprint' of sorts for conduct and ethics, it is a handy manual for guiding us, as well as a lucid exposition of some of the main tenets in Buddhism. Through illuminating examples and references to Buddhist teachings, Venerable Master Hsing Yun provides insights into many facets of the human condition. He shows how emotions, ethics, family, society, government, and the environment are all areas for contemplation and cultivation. In short, what Humanistic Buddhism reminds.

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Through illuminating examples and references to Buddhist teachings, Venerable Master Hsing Yun provides insights . In short, what Humanistic Buddhism reminds us of is that Buddhism is part of life, not separate from it.

Through illuminating examples and references to Buddhist teachings, Venerable Master Hsing Yun provides insights into many facets of the human condition.

Being Good invites readers to consider what it means to lead a good life. In this collection of essays, Venerable Master Hsing Yun offers practical advice on specific moral and ethical issues, using passages from the Buddhist scriptures as points of departure for his discussions. Topics include controlling the body and speech, overcoming greed, ending anger, having patience under insult, getting along with others, as well as what it means to practice Buddhism, and the joys and blessings that can come from that practice.

Being Good: Buddhist Ethics for Everyday Life epub download

ISBN13: 978-1932293340

ISBN: 1932293345

Author: Venerable Master Hsing Yun,Tom Graham

Category: Spirituality and spirituality

Subcategory: Buddhism

Language: English

Publisher: Buddha's Light Publishing; Second edition (September 1, 2009)

Pages: 195 pages

ePUB size: 1693 kb

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Rating: 4.2

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Samut
Great book... I have read this before and the descriptions and teachings are easy to understand.
Samut
Great book... I have read this before and the descriptions and teachings are easy to understand.
Tolrajas
well written, I made my ethics class read this book before we tackled the text book, very thoughful
Tolrajas
well written, I made my ethics class read this book before we tackled the text book, very thoughful
Kadar
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