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Twelve Steps to a Compassionate Life free pdf One of the most original thinkers on the role of religion in the modern world now gives an impassioned and practical book that can help readers make the world a more compassionate place. Armstrong believes that while compassion is intrinsic in all human beings, each of us needs to work diligently to cultivate and expand our capacity for compassion.

About Karen Armstrong

Karen Armstrong is the author of numerous books on religious affairs, including "The Case for God, A History of God, Holy War, Islam, Buddha," and "The Great Transformation." She lives in London. In February 2008 Armstrong was awarded the TED Prize and began working on the Charter for Compassion, created online by the general public and crafted by leading thinkers in Judaism, Christianity, Islam, Hinduism, Confucianism, and Buddhism. The charter was launched in November 2009 and Armstrong is working with TED and the Compassionate Action Network to build an international network of Compassionate Cities dedicated to implementing the Charter realistically and practically into 21st century urban life. Other partners are working vigorously and creatively to promote the compassionate ideal in Pakistan and the Middle East. The author invites you to start a "Twelve Steps to a Compassionate Life" Reading Group in your community, school, or workplace. An Organizer s Guide, including tips for starting the group, discussion questions, sample promotional material, and more, can be found online at www.CharterForCompassion.org/Learn/ReadingGroups."

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Author : Karen Armstrong
Publisher : Anchor Books
Data Published : 01 December 2011
ISBN : 0307742881
EAN : 9780307742889
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 222 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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