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The Resource Compassion and meditation : the spiritual dynamic between Buddhism and Christianity, Jean-Yves Leloup ; translated by Joseph Rowe

Compassion and meditation : the spiritual dynamic between Buddhism and Christianity, Jean-Yves Leloup ; translated by Joseph Rowe

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Compassion and meditation : the spiritual dynamic between Buddhism and Christianity
Title
Compassion and meditation
Title remainder
the spiritual dynamic between Buddhism and Christianity
Statement of responsibility
Jean-Yves Leloup ; translated by Joseph Rowe
Creator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Leloup, Jean-Yves
Dewey number
261.2/43
Index
index present
LC call number
BR128.B8
LC item number
L4513 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Christianity and other religions
  • Buddhism
  • Compassion
  • Meditation
  • Buddhism
Label
Compassion and meditation : the spiritual dynamic between Buddhism and Christianity, Jean-Yves Leloup ; translated by Joseph Rowe
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p, 160) and index
Contents
Zen and Hesychasm -- Transmission: the Samaritan woman -- The practice of Hesychast meditation: posture, orientation, breathing, invocation, centered in the heart -- What is a bodhisattva? -- The Dhammapada and the Gospels -- The vow of compassion -- The practice of compassion -- Impurities of the mind -- The five motivations: the "desire for the god-realms," the desire for awakening, "disinterested" desire, gratuity, sharing -- The four considerations taught by the Buddha: the same family, a community of destiny, impermanence, Buddha-nature -- The three attitudes: the king, the ferryman, the shepherd -- The six perfections, or the six paramitas -- Giving: the gift of material things, the gift of protection, the gift of love, the gift of loving-kindness, the gift of truth -- Discipline -- Three negative actions of the body: killing, taking what is not ours (theft), misuse of sexuality -- Three positive actions of the body: protection, giving, good use of sexuality (chastity) -- Four negative actions of speech: lying, ill will, insult, chatter -- Four positive actions of speech: speaking honestly, speaking for the good, maintaining a space of listening, speaking clearly and concisely -- Three negative actions of the mind: possessiveness, antagonism, fixating on concepts -- Three positive actions of the mind: satisfaction, goodwill, flexibility of mind -- Patience -- Energy -- Meditation -- Wisdom -- Epilogue: Between us: nothing
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
165 p.
Isbn
9781594772771
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009010572
System control number
  • ocn264023258
  • (OCoLC)264023258
Label
Compassion and meditation : the spiritual dynamic between Buddhism and Christianity, Jean-Yves Leloup ; translated by Joseph Rowe
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p, 160) and index
Contents
Zen and Hesychasm -- Transmission: the Samaritan woman -- The practice of Hesychast meditation: posture, orientation, breathing, invocation, centered in the heart -- What is a bodhisattva? -- The Dhammapada and the Gospels -- The vow of compassion -- The practice of compassion -- Impurities of the mind -- The five motivations: the "desire for the god-realms," the desire for awakening, "disinterested" desire, gratuity, sharing -- The four considerations taught by the Buddha: the same family, a community of destiny, impermanence, Buddha-nature -- The three attitudes: the king, the ferryman, the shepherd -- The six perfections, or the six paramitas -- Giving: the gift of material things, the gift of protection, the gift of love, the gift of loving-kindness, the gift of truth -- Discipline -- Three negative actions of the body: killing, taking what is not ours (theft), misuse of sexuality -- Three positive actions of the body: protection, giving, good use of sexuality (chastity) -- Four negative actions of speech: lying, ill will, insult, chatter -- Four positive actions of speech: speaking honestly, speaking for the good, maintaining a space of listening, speaking clearly and concisely -- Three negative actions of the mind: possessiveness, antagonism, fixating on concepts -- Three positive actions of the mind: satisfaction, goodwill, flexibility of mind -- Patience -- Energy -- Meditation -- Wisdom -- Epilogue: Between us: nothing
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
165 p.
Isbn
9781594772771
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009010572
System control number
  • ocn264023258
  • (OCoLC)264023258

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