The Dharma of Star Wars

The Dharma of Star Wars

By: "Bortolin, Matthew"

Price: $9.95

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Book Condition: FINE


"As new. ""a fan of Star Wars or not…a newcomer to Buddhist thought or a long-time practioner…(a) light, yet richly rewarding approach provides a fresh perspective that should encourage deeper thinking and practice"" .6x9x.6"" (15x22.7x1.5cm) 205 indexed pages."


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Is Yoda a Zen Master? What might Jedi training be like? Is the story of Luke Skywalker a spiritual epic?

The answers--as well as excitement, adventure, and a lot of fun--are here

The Dharma of Star Wars uses George Lucas' beloved modern saga and the universal discoveries of the Buddha to illuminate each other in playful and unexpectedly rewarding ways. Bortolin even reveals satisfying depths to the second trilogy of movies-the ones that met with what can understatedly be called a less-than-warm critical reception. The Dharma of Star Wars gives you an inpsiring and totally new take on this timeless saga, from A New Hope all the way up to 2005's Revenge of the Sith. Great fun for any Star Wars fan. Imagine The Power of Myth... with lightsabers

Includes instruction in The Jedi Art of Mindfulness and Concentration and The Padawan Handbook: Zen Contemplations for the Would-Be Jedi.

Fun for all ages, The Dharma of Star Wars is also a perfect way for Buddhist parents to bridge the generation gap.

Title: The Dharma of Star Wars

Author Name: "Bortolin, Matthew"

Categories: buddhism,

Publisher: "Boston, MA", Wisdom Publications: 2005

ISBN Number: 0861714970

ISBN Number 13: 9780861714971

Binding: Trade paperback

Book Condition: FINE

lb: 2.10 lb

Seller ID: 9-5H005

Keywords: ALTERNATIVE THINKING "pop culture, Buddhism, Yoda" SOC022000 SOCIAL SCIENCE / Popular Culture,