The Abhidharma is perhaps regarded as dry and scholarly, theoretical. It deals very precisely and impartially with our particular type of mind and it is tremendously helpful for us to see our mind that way. This does not mean being purely scholarly and intellectual. This is very important part of general instruction.|
About the Author:
Chogyan Trungpa - meditation master, scholar, and artist-is well known throughout the United States, Canada, and Europe as a Buddhist teacher and founder and president of Naropa University and Shambhala Training. He has also written Cutting Through Spiritual Materialism, The Myth of Freedom, Meditation in Action, and Shambhala: The Sacred Path of the Warrior.