Author: Gil Fronsdal, Jack Kornfield
Often attributed to the Buddha himself, these universally beloved scriptures of Buddhism convey the fundamentals of the tradition. For more than two thousand years, Buddhists have relied on this poetic text as a source of wisdom and guidance.Aside from its role in Buddhism, the Dhammapada is important as one of the earliest collections of ancient Indian poetry, and Gil Fronsdal brings a unique understanding to this translation. As a scholar, a longtime meditator, and an experienced Dharma teacher, he offers a depth of appreciation and reverence for the text that is informed by academic rigor.This package includes an unabridged paperback edition of the Dhammapada. Also included is an audio recording of the text, read by Jack Kornfield, the renowned Buddhist teacher and author of several best-selling books.
Paperback, 192 Pages with CD Audio