I'll reread this book again!
Mystical Hassidism, strict Ultra Orthodox, Progressive/Reform, Zionist, JUBU... they are all given the chance to discuss their areas of concern/expertise with HH.
Kamenetz goes to great lengths to preserve many quotes from the liaison between the travelling Jews and the Dalai Lama.
I am still enjoying reading about the meeting between famous rabbis and the Dhalai Lama to discuss how the Jewish People
survived years in exile. Read more
This poet had an opportunity to discover something of Tibetan Buddhism, and something of his own tradition he wasn't aware of. Read morePublished 5 months ago by kestrel
The book is outstanding.The writer is very honest with his feelings and slowly let the reader discover a total new aspect of philosophy of Jew Buddhisme. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Gary Braun
This book turned me upside-down. As a longtime meditator drawn to Buddhism raised in a nonreligious Jewish family, every page carried a revelation. Read morePublished 9 months ago by Nomi Redding
Well written and enjoyable. Was pleases that the an open dialogue could be had by both religions. Would recommend this bookPublished 11 months ago by Kindle Customer
It was Difficult to get through this book. There was some interesting information but there was not enough to recommend reading the book.Published 11 months ago by AP
Well-written and easy to read. For non-Jews, it is also somewhat easy to render the Hebrew terminology. Read morePublished 13 months ago by Deborah
In brief, I was given the rote both at home and at Hebrew School. I was given all the answers. After a while I didn't even think about asking questions. Read morePublished 14 months ago by Jon H Steinberg