Verses from the Center: A Buddhist Vision of the Sublime

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The understanding of the nature of reality is the insight upon which the Buddha was able to achieve his own enlightenment. This vision of the sublime is the source of all that is enigmatic and paradoxical about Buddhism. In Verses from the Center, Stephen Batchelor explores the history of this concept and provides readers with translations of the most important poems ever written on the subject, the poems of 2nd century philosopher Nagarjuna.
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About the author

Stephen Batchelor is a former monk in the Tibetan and Zen traditions and the author of the national bestseller Buddhism Without Beliefs. He lectures and conducts meditation retreats worldwide, and is a contributing editor for Tricycle.
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Publisher
Penguin
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Published on
Jul 1, 2001
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Pages
208
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ISBN
9781101663097
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Language
English
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Genres
Religion / Buddhism / General
Religion / Spirituality
Self-Help / Motivational & Inspirational
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This content is DRM protected.
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