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The book of joy : lasting happiness in a changing world / His Holiness the Dalai Lama and Archbishop Desmond Tutu, with Douglas Abrams.

Available copies

  • 7 of 10 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 10 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola ACD 294.3444 DAL (Text) 33118000177956 Adult: Audiobook Available -
Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville BCD 294.34 Bst (Text) 32604030008516 DCTPLD AD Audio Book Available -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library BOCD 294.3 BST (Text) 33187004186140 BOCD (Adult) Available -
Greentown PL - Greentown ACD 294.3444 BSTAN (Text) 75342000083991 Adult Non-Fiction Audio CD Available -
Greenwood PL - Greenwood BKCD 294.3444 BST (Text) 36626103773974 AV Books on CD Checked out 03/28/2018
Huntingburg PL - Huntingburg CD 294.34 BST (Text) 39970001386316 CD Available -
Jay Co PL - Portland CD 294.3 B916b (Text) 76383000447957 Adult Recorded Non-Fiction Available -
New Castle-Henry County PL - Main 294.3444 BSTA (Text) 39231033318482 Audiovisual Collection Available -
Westfield Washington PL - Westfield B-CD 294.3444 Dalai Lama (Text) 78292000361859 Adult Audio Book Collection Checked out 04/06/2018
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch CD 294.3444 DALAI LAMA (Text) 33946003132193 Nonfiction Audiobooks . 2nd Floor In transit -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0735207151
  • ISBN: 9780735207158
  • ISBN: 9780735207172
  • ISBN: 0735207178
  • Physical Description: 8 audio discs (10 hr., 11 min.) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [New York] : Penguin Random House ; [2016]

Content descriptions

General Note: Compact discs.
Participant or Performer Note: Read by Douglas Carlton Abrams and various others.
Summary, etc.: Two great spiritual masters share their own hard-won wisdom about living with joy even in the face of adversity. The occasion was a big birthday. And it inspired two close friends to get together in Dharamsala for a talk about something very important to them. The friends were His Holiness the Dalai Lama and Archbishop Desmond Tutu. The subject was joy. Both winners of the Nobel Prize, both great spiritual masters and moral leaders of our time, they are also known for being among the most infectiously happy people on the planet. From the beginning the book was envisioned as a three-layer birthday cake: their own stories and teachings about joy, the most recent findings in the science of deep happiness, and the daily practices that anchor their own emotional and spiritual lives. Both the Dalai Lama and Archbishop Tutu have been tested by great personal and national adversity, and here they share their personal stories of struggle and renewal. Now that they are both in their eighties, they especially want to spread the core message that to have joy yourself, you must bring joy to others. Most of all, during that landmark week in Dharamsala, they demonstrated by their own exuberance, compassion, and humor how joy can be transformed from a fleeting emotion into an enduring way of life.
Subject: Happiness > Religious aspects.
Joy > Religious aspects.
SELF-HELP / Personal Growth / Happiness.
SELF-HELP / Spiritual.
Genre: Audiobooks.

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