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by Dale Wright
Author: Dale Wright
Publisher: Oxford University Press; 1 edition (September 28, 2009)
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The Six Perfections book. For those interested in ideals of human character and practices of self-cultivation, The Six Perfections offers invaluable guidance.
The Six Perfections book.
Home Browse Books Book details, The Six Perfections: Buddhism and the. The Six Perfections: Buddhism and the Cultivation of Character. Drawing on the Diamond Sutra, the Large Sutra on Perfect Wisdom, and other essential Mahayana texts, Dale Wright shows how these teachings were understood and practiced in classical Mahayana Buddhism and how they can be adapted to contemporary life in a global society.
Wright, Dale Stuart (2009). Wright, Chris (1997). Oxford University Press. p. 200. ISBN 9780195382013. 14. ISBN 9780199172412.
He lives in San Diego.
In classical Mahayana Buddhism, the six perfections-pāramitā-define the meaning of human enlightenment
The Six Perfections: Buddhism and the Cultivation of Character. Oxford and New York: Oxford University Press, 2009.
The Six Perfections: Buddhism and the Cultivation of Character. E-mail Citation . A guidebook on cultivating the six perfections within a modern context based on Mahayana Buddhist texts. back to top. Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content on this page. A powerful exploration of the Buddhist practice of the Six Perfections, this extraordinary book points toward the great possibilities of goodness resting at the center of the human heart. -Joan Halifax, author of Being with Dying and Standing at the Edge. A gentle, brilliant, and inspiring road map to a life of happiness and integrity for many of us individualistic and subversive thinkers who are weary of dogma and preaching. -Kazuaki Tanahashi, author of Painting Peace: Art in a Time of Global Crisis.