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Ways of Enlightenment: Buddhist Studies at Nyingma Institute

BERKELEY: DHARMA PUBLISHING, 1993 371 PAGES In recommending this book for classroom use, I am breaking with an established custom in Western academia. I would like to propose that professors surrender a certainly scholarly distance and actually use a Tibetan survey of Buddhist teachings as the central reading for a Survey of Buddhism course. The book is Ways of Enlightenment, an outline of Buddhist philosophy and practice written by American Tibetan Buddhists under the direction of a Nyingma l...