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The Meaning of Life Audiobook

Written by Dalai Lama

Narrated by Ken McLeod

Published on March 1, 2003

Audio is 543 hours and 20 minutes

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About The Meaning of Life:

The Dalai Lama presents the basic worldview of Buddhism while offering answers to some of life’s most profound and challenging questions: Why are we in this situation? Where are we going? Do our lives have any meaning? How should we live our lives?

Basing his explanation on the twelve links of dependent-arising as depicted in the Buddhist image of the Wheel of Life, His Holiness vividly describes how human beings become trapped in a counterproductive prison of selfishness and suffering, and shows how to reverse the process, changing the limiting prison into a source of help and happiness for others. Suffused with the Dalai Lama’s intelligence, wit, and kindness, these teachings address such issues as how to deal with aggression from within and without; how to reconcile personal responsibility with the doctrine of selflessness; how to face a terminal illness; how to help someone who is dying; how to reconcile love for family with love for all beings; and how to integrate this practice into everyday life.

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The Dalai Lama presents the basic worldview of Buddhism while offering answers to some of life’s most profound and challenging questions.

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Tenzin Gyatso, the Fourteenth Dalai Lama, is the spiritual and temporal leader of the Tibetan people. He was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1989. He lives in exile in Dharamsala, India.

Jeffrey Hopkins teaches Tibetan studies at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, where he founded programs in Buddhist studies and Tibetan studies. He is the author of Meditation on Emptiness. He lives in Charlottesville, Virginia.

The Meaning of Life was published on March 1, 2003.

The The Meaning of Life Audiobook is 543 hours and 20 minutes. Speechify has the Abridged edition version of the audiobook.

Both the publication language and the narration language are in English.

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Subjects in The Meaning of Life

The Meaning of Life includes the following subjects: . The BISAC Subject Code is Religion, Buddhism, General.

About the Author(s) of The Meaning of Life

The author of The Meaning of Life is Dalai Lama.

About the Narrator of The Meaning of Life Audiobook

The narrator for the The Meaning of Life Audiobook is Ken McLeod.

The Meaning of Life Audiobook Additional Info

The imprint is Macmillan Audio. It is supplied by MPS. The ISBN-10 is 159397096X. The ISBN-13 is 9781593970963.

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