Buddha's Brain
  • Author : Rick Hanson
  • Release Date : 13 July 2011
  • Publisher : ReadHowYouWant.com
  • Genre : Buddhism and science
  • Pages : 348
  • ISBN 13 : 9781459624153
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Book Description: Jesus, Moses, Mohammed, Gandhi, and the Buddha all had brains built essentially like anyone else's, yet they were able to harness their thoughts and shape their patterns of thinking in ways that changed history. With new breakthroughs in modern neuroscience and the wisdom of thousands of years of contemplative practice, it is possible for us to ...

Buddha s Brain

Buddha s Brain

Author : Rick Hanson
Publisher : ReadHowYouWant.com
Genre : Buddhism and science
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Jesus, Moses, Mohammed, Gandhi, and the Buddha all had brains built essentially like anyone else's, yet they were able to harness their thoughts and shape their patterns of thinking in ways that changed history. With new breakthroughs in modern neuroscience and the wisdom of thousands of years of contemplative practice, ...

Buddha s Brain

Buddha s Brain

Author : Rick Hanson
Publisher : New Harbinger Publications
Genre : Self-Help
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Jesus, Moses, Mohammed, Gandhi, and the Buddha all had brains built essentially like anyone else's, yet they were able to harness their thoughts and shape their patterns of thinking in ways that changed history. With new breakthroughs in modern neuroscience and the wisdom of thousands of years of contemplative practice, ...

Buddha s Brain

Buddha s Brain

Author : Rick Hanson
Publisher : New Harbinger Publications
Genre : Self-Help
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If you change your brain, you can change your life. Great teachers like the Buddha, Jesus, Moses, Mohammed, and Gandhi were all born with brains built essentially like anyone else’s—and then they changed their brains in ways that changed the world. Science is now revealing how the flow ...

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Publisher : Harmony
Genre : Body, Mind & Spirit
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Publisher : Harmony
Genre : Psychology
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Publisher : Columbia University Press
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Publisher : Penguin
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Publisher : Lulu.com
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