Opening the Lotus
The Woman's Guide to BuddhismBook - 1997
A gift to any woman intrigued by Buddhist art, philosophy, or meditation, this book explains the basics of Buddhism in a clear, warm, personal way. We learn the fundamental teachings of Buddhism; we read stories of important Buddhist goddesses, nuns, and laywomen from the past; and we examine traditional contemporary Buddhist attitudes toward women. Also includes beginner meditations and a directory of female Buddhist teachers. Illus. Copyright © Libri GmbH. All rights reserved.
Publisher: Boston, MA : Beacon Press, c1997.
Characteristics: 194 p. ;,23 cm.