Eight Verses for Training the Mind

Shambhala Publications

How do we free ourselves from the demon of self-concern? These instructions are found in Eight Verses for Training the Mind, one of the most important texts from a genre of Tibetan spiritual writings known as lojong (literally "mind training"). The root text was written by the eleventh-century meditator Langritangpa. His Holiness the Dalai Lama refers to this work as one of the main sources of his own inspiration and includes it in his daily meditations.
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About the author

Geshe Sonam Rinchen (1933–2013) studied at Sera Je Monastery and in 1980 received the Lharampa Geshe degree. He taught Buddhist philosophy and practice at the Library of Tibetan Works and Archives in Dharamsala, India, as well as in dharma centers around the world.
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Publisher
Shambhala Publications
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Published on
Jul 19, 2006
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Pages
112
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ISBN
9781559397940
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Language
English
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Genres
Religion / Buddhism / Rituals & Practice
Religion / Buddhism / Sacred Writings
Religion / Buddhism / Tibetan
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