The Heart Attack Sūtra

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The Heart Attack Sūtra

Postby PlayfulKindness » Mon Sep 02, 2013 3:43 pm

Have any of you read Brunnhölzl's The Heart Attack Sūtra?
I'm about to start it.
I'm interested to hear what you thought of it.

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Re: The Heart Attack Sūtra

Postby Karma Dorje » Mon Sep 02, 2013 3:52 pm

I am reading it now. It's a wonderful book, particularly as an introduction to his longer translations. It's very clearly written and engaging.
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Re: The Heart Attack Sūtra

Postby deff » Mon Sep 02, 2013 3:57 pm

i really enjoyed it - i thought he went deep into the wisdom while still making it very easy to follow and understand, overall very well written and engaging read :smile:

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