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Not for happiness

Jamyang Khyentse

Not for happiness

a guide to the so-called preliminary practices

by Jamyang Khyentse

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  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Shambhala in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Buddhism,
  • RELIGION / Buddhism / General (see also PHILOSOPHY / Buddhist),
  • Spiritual life

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDzongsar Jamyang Khyentse
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBQ7805 .K58 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationpages cm
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25214965M
    ISBN 109781611800302
    LC Control Number2012006002

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