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Member feedback about My Story Kamala Das book: Lama Surya Das continues to enlarge his explanations with the fol Written by an American who became a Tibetan Lama, this book gives readers a solid course in Buddhist concepts. Buddhist Meditations to Awaken from the Illusion of Separation. The Five Remembrances can help bring things into perspective and focus.

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Any effort you make is worth it. A in English from Gauhati University, Assam. For almost thirty years, Lama Surya Das has studied and lived with the great spiritual masters of Asia.

She was the former chairperson of the Kerala State Women’s Commission. The modern Odia language is formed mostly from Pali words with significant Sanskrit influence. Well written if you are looking for a lot of detail regarding mindset and deep thoughts. Let go of the need for approval.


Awakening the Buddha Within: Eight Steps to Enlightenment by Lama Surya Das

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It seems that in order to achieve real englightenment you do indeed have to pray and meditate a lot and devote your life to it.

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