This beautifully illustrated new edition collects a number of Buddhist devotional rituals and verses. It features a revised translation of the Heart Sutra and enlarged typeface which is ideal for dimly lit rooms. This new edition also includes the traditional Pali and Sanskrit verses as well as English translations. What is a Puja? It is the chanting of devotional mantras and verses which has been performed by Buddhists worldwide for centuries. It is meant to encourage the arising of the Bodhicitta: the desire to seek enlightenment for the sake of all living beings.
Sangharakshita is the founder of the Friends of the Western Buddhist Order (FWBO), a worldwide Buddhist movement. With a lifetime of teaching experience, he is the author of over forty titles, and is a respected and cherished teacher.