The Diamond Cutter: The Buddha on Managing Your Business and Your Life

The now vintage paintings on Buddhism and enterprise from the key American instructor of Tibetan Buddhism— reissued in a 10th anniversary variation with compelling case reports that exhibit its rules in motion round the globe.

With a distinct mixture of old and modern knowledge from Tibetan Buddhism, THE DIAMOND CUTTER provides readers with empowering ideas for fulfillment of their own lives. The ebook is gifted in 3 layers. the 1st is a translation of The Diamond Sutra, an historical textual content of conversations among the Buddha and his shut disciple, Subhuti. the second one includes prices from the superior commentaries within the Tibetan Buddhist culture. And the 3rd layer, the most textual content, is the sensible software of Buddhist philosophies to the realm of industrial, dependent upon Geshe Michael Roach's seventeen-years of expertise as an worker of the Andin foreign Diamond company, an organization that grew in the course of his tenure from 4 staff to an international chief within the jewellery undefined.
Roach’s effortless kind and religious figuring out make THE DIAMOND CUTTER a useful resource of undying knowledge for these established or unusual with Tibetan Buddhism. His concentrate on functional own and enterprise purposes has resonated with and adjusted the lives of millions of people internationally on the grounds that its unique e-book.

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Com. a couple of different issues. in recent times, the public’s notion of the diamond company has shifted from one in every of fascination with the glamour of the rich, to a really right problem concerning the abuses taken with the construction of diamonds: detrimental mines, environmental destruction, baby hard work, and using diamonds to fund overseas violence. we wish to specific our wholehearted help for efforts to rectify those abuses, abuses which we labored opposed to for many years at Andin overseas.

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