The Small Golden Key

Author(s): Thinley Norbu
Genre: Religion
Original Publish Date: Oct 12, 1993
Product Number: EB00687990
Released: Oct 31, 2016
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9780834827554
Publisher: Shambhala
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In The Small Golden Key, Thinley Norbu Rinpoche explains in simple, concise language the important ideas and practices of Buddhism, with special attention to the Vajrayana teachings of Tibetan Buddhism. He discusses the origins of Buddhism in India and its spread to Tibet; the important lineages of Tibetan Buddhism, with emphasis on the Nyingma school; the differences between the Hinayana, Mahayana, and Vajrayana teachings; the outstanding features of the Mahayana; and some of the special qualities and practices of the Vajrayana.

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