Rebel Buddha

  • von Dzogchen Ponlop
  • Sprecher: Jonathan Davis, Dzogchen Ponlop (introduction)
  • 7 Std. 21 Min.
  • ungekürztes Hörbuch

Beschreibung

There's a rebel within you. It's the part of you that already knows how to break free of fear and unhappiness. This rebel is the voice of your own awakened mind. It's your rebel buddha - the sharp, clear intelligence that resists the status quo. It wakes you up from the sleepy acceptance of your day-to-day reality and shows you the power of your enlightened nature. It's the vibrant, insightful energy that compels you to seek the truth.
Dzogchen Ponlop guides you through the inner revolution that comes from unleashing your rebel buddha. He explains how, by training your mind and understanding your true nature, you can free yourself from needless suffering. He presents a thorough introduction to the essence of the Buddha's teachings and argues that, if we are to bring these teachings fully into our personal experience, we must go beyond the cultural trappings of traditional Asian Buddhism. We all want to find some meaningful truth about who we are, he says, but we can only find it guided by our own wisdom - by our own rebel buddha within.
Introduction read by the author.

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"Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche shatters old myths and sweeps away cultural baggage, presenting the essence of the Buddha's teachings in a fresh, contemporary voice. With uncommon clarity and authority, he offers a new vision for the future of Buddhism that is at once shocking and hopeful. This is a small book with a big message that is timely and important." (Pema Chödrön, author of When Things Fall Apart)
"The author's practical approach is disarming, especially when applying Buddhism to the challenges of everyday life." (Publishers Weekly)

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Contemporary Buddhism

Although the author is Tibetan of origin he is socialised as a middle class US citizen. He sets his ancient wisdom in todays context and in everyday language, using hardly any exotic terms that most dont dare to ask but just dont understand, me included. Buddhist practice is demystified and made applicable in a western setting for anyone prepared to engage in earnest. Probably you will need to listen at least twice to the book as it is quite dense, but it might turn you into a more valuable person by helping others achieve more harmony if you can follow through.
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- Otto Ruthenberg

Weitere Infos zum Hörbuch

  • Erscheinungsdatum: 22.03.2011
  • Verlag: Audible Studios