Not meaning any disrespect, but he sounds troubled within, a bit anxious, to find "the answers."
Joseph Goldstein has the ability to explain the essence of Buddhism and it's core teachings in a very understandable and condensed format.
And it is of really no significance what tradition or sector of Buddhism you yourself hail from, this book transmigrates those lines.
Goldstein is a gift to the world. If only we all had just a touch if his wisdom and Buddha naturePublished 1 month ago by Norm D' Plume
The content of the book is excellent. Can't go wrong with Joseph Goldstein, one of the grandfathers of American Buddhism. My rating is for the condition of the book. Read morePublished 11 months ago by Valerie Rinpoche
A nice book but unfortunately it seemed to lack focus. In the end it felt like the book was written because the author just wanted to write a book, not becase there was anything... Read morePublished 12 months ago by Matthew Brooks
Tastefully expressed from respected and long-time western practitioner and teacher, it brings together different views of the Buddhist teachings. Read morePublished 12 months ago by Tom J. Kelly
Awesome service & price. The item was so inexpensive I must admit I was a bit dubious. But is arrived as promised & I couldn't be happier!!! TYSM.Published 13 months ago by Neal Beissert
As someone who has been involved in "western" Buddhism since the 70s I don't get the "One Dharma" idea. The whole point of Western Buddhism is diversity. Read morePublished 13 months ago by Joe Z
Reading this book I found myself finally understanding the many concepts, teachings I had received in the past. Read morePublished 23 months ago by Peter from Perth