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The Resource The wisdom of compassion : stories of remarkable encounters and timeless insights, His Holiness the Dalai Lama and Victor Chan

The wisdom of compassion : stories of remarkable encounters and timeless insights, His Holiness the Dalai Lama and Victor Chan

Label
The wisdom of compassion : stories of remarkable encounters and timeless insights
Title
The wisdom of compassion
Title remainder
stories of remarkable encounters and timeless insights
Statement of responsibility
His Holiness the Dalai Lama and Victor Chan
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A discussion of how the Dalai Lama draws on his personal compassion to connect with others shares insight into his human frustrations and joyful approach to the world, and describes his peace-promoting encounters with people ranging from a sick child to world leaders
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Chan, Victor
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bstan-ʼdzin-rgya-mtsho
  • Bstan-ʼdzin-rgya-mtsho
  • Dalai lama
  • Compassion
  • Compassion
  • Compassion
Label
The wisdom of compassion : stories of remarkable encounters and timeless insights, His Holiness the Dalai Lama and Victor Chan
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Overcoming adversity. The red chair -- Now here, three fingers -- A matter of karma -- The wrong end of the binoculars -- Ex-prisoners, terrorists, and a murderer -- To kill a stranger -- A passing cloud -- A gift for the Dalai Lama -- 2. Educating the heart -- Lucy and Ting -- God is not a Christian -- A fireside chat -- Ninety percent projection -- The incredible stillness of a penalty shoot-out -- The magic trick -- Educating the heart -- A gentleman from Bangladesh -- A teacher in Soweto -- 3. Compassion in action -- Monks in the machine -- A boy from Doon -- A beautiful Dalai Lama -- The yellow holy whip -- The little beggar girl -- Only one rock star
Control code
801926758
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xiv, 255 pages
Isbn
9781594487385
Lccn
2012038342
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
WorldCat record variable field(s) change: 650
Other control number
9781594487385
System control number
(OCoLC)801926758
Label
The wisdom of compassion : stories of remarkable encounters and timeless insights, His Holiness the Dalai Lama and Victor Chan
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Overcoming adversity. The red chair -- Now here, three fingers -- A matter of karma -- The wrong end of the binoculars -- Ex-prisoners, terrorists, and a murderer -- To kill a stranger -- A passing cloud -- A gift for the Dalai Lama -- 2. Educating the heart -- Lucy and Ting -- God is not a Christian -- A fireside chat -- Ninety percent projection -- The incredible stillness of a penalty shoot-out -- The magic trick -- Educating the heart -- A gentleman from Bangladesh -- A teacher in Soweto -- 3. Compassion in action -- Monks in the machine -- A boy from Doon -- A beautiful Dalai Lama -- The yellow holy whip -- The little beggar girl -- Only one rock star
Control code
801926758
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xiv, 255 pages
Isbn
9781594487385
Lccn
2012038342
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
WorldCat record variable field(s) change: 650
Other control number
9781594487385
System control number
(OCoLC)801926758

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