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Living Buddha, Living Christ Audiobook

Living Buddha, Living Christ

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World-renowned thinker and scholar Thich Nhat Hanh, considered by many to be a "Living Buddah", explores the spiritual crossroads where the traditions of Christianity and Buddhism meet. Living Buddha, Living Christ reawakens our understanding of both religions and the connections between them.

The best-selling author of Creating True Peace, and one of the most beloved Buddhist teachers in the West, Vietnamese monk Thich Nhat Hanh has been part of a decades-long dialogue between the two greatest living contemplative traditions. In lucid, meditative prose, he explores the crossroads of compassion and holiness at which the two traditions meet, and reawakens our understanding of both. "On the altar in my hermitage," he says, "are images of Buddha and Jesus, and I touch both of them as my spiritual ancestors."

©2003 Thich Nhat Hanh (P)2003 Simon & Schuster

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    "if only it wasn't abridged it'd be a five"

    The narration was fantastic
    Hearing Thich Nhat Hanh's voice was a great introduction
    The use of the bell/gong and other music was a nice addition

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    I was disappointed it was only an abridged version (which, my mistake, I didn't take note of when I bought it)

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    I will listen to this many times. There is music (gongs) to meditate to, the narration is calming and superbly rendered. I have yet to hear the entire storyline as it puts me into sleep so wonderfully but from what I've heard so far it's very informative historically and spiritually. I love it.

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    Trish 04-14-15
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    I found this very interesting and thought-provoking. I enjoyed many aha moments and will reflect on them. I highly recommend this to anyone of any faith...or no faith at all

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    I've heard this book many time, I truly enjoyed the book as well as the narration.

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    "Beautiful read."

    Eloquently written book about the similarities between Buddhism and Christianity. I highly recommend this book to any Spiritual Seeker regardless of your religion.

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    This is one of the best books ever written I must have listened to this book at least 10x. It was written with great wisdom and insight

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    All Christian and Buddhist brothers and sisters must listen/read! Based on true love for all!

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    "A masterwork"

    An excellent masterpiece of comparative religious study and thought. Dripping with deep understanding, peace and reconciliation, while honoring and respecting each tradition's authenticity.

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    Jason Wyatt 08-31-15
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    "Now I need to read the print edition"

    Wonderful book. I'm glad I have the audio version, so that I can listen to it on occasion as a sort of "cliff notes" for the paperback. I enjoyed the audiobook so much, now I would like to read the full version in print.

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