Be Angry (The Dalai Lama’s Be Inspired) (Paperback)

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Be Angry (The Dalai Lama’s Be Inspired) (Paperback)


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Simple and accessible wisdom from His Holiness the Dalai Lama on how to use compassionate anger for social transformation

In the real world, exploitation exists. In the real world, there is a huge and unjust gap between rich and poor. The question, from a Buddhist perspective, is how should we deal with inequality and social injustice? His Holiness the Dalai Lama teaches that it is wrong for a spiritual person to remain indifferent; we must struggle to solve these problems. These problems are brought to our consciousness because they anger us, and this little book teaches us how to deal with that anger.

There are two types of anger. One type arises out of compassion and is useful and must be encouraged. The other type arises out of jealousy and envy and results in hatred, ill will, and harm. Here you will learn the Buddhist path to compassionate anger--a motivating force that can transform the negative into the positive and change the world.

Tenzin Gyatos, His Holines the XIV Dalai Lama, is the exiled spiritual leader of the Tibetan people. He is widely rrecognized as an advocate of world peace and has received many honors, including the Nobel Peace Prize in 1989.
Noriyuki Ueda is a cultural anthropologist who lives in Tokyo, Japan.
Product Details ISBN: 9781642970074
ISBN-10: 1642970077
Publisher: Hampton Roads Publishing
Publication Date: March 1st, 2019
Pages: 128
Language: English
Series: The Dalai Lama’s Be Inspired