Item Details

Beyond Religion: Ethics for a Whole World

His Holiness the Dalai Lama
Format
Book
Published
Boston : Mariner Books/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2012.
Edition
First Mariner books edition
Language
English
ISBN
9780547844282, 054784428X, 0547844282
Summary
A follow-up to Ethics for a new millennium outlines a system of secular ethics that both transcends religion and incorporates religious tolerance for the overall improvement of human life on individual, community and global levels, offering an accompanying guided meditation practice for cultivating key human values.
Contents
  • Part I.A new vision of secular ethics
  • Rethinking secularism
  • Our common humanity
  • The quest for happiness
  • Compassion, the foundation of well-being
  • Compassion and the question of justice
  • The role of discernment
  • Ethics in our shared world
  • Part II. Educating the heart through training the mind
  • Introduction: Starting with oneself
  • Ethical mindfulness in everyday life
  • Dealing with destructive emotions
  • Cultivating key inner values
  • Meditation as mental cultivation
  • Afterword.
Description
xv, 188 pages ; 21 cm
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