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Queer Dharma, Vol. 2 Voices of Gay Buddhists by Winston Leyland

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Published by Gay Sunshine Press .
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  • Lesbian studies,
  • Religion - World Religions,
  • Gay/Lesbian Nonfiction,
  • Buddhism - General,
  • Gay Studies

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages222
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8420829M
ISBN 100940567237
ISBN 109780940567238

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In it's first section, "Queer Dharma" sets out to show that Buddhism is essentially silent on the issue of sexuality in terms of whether it prefers hetero vs. homo. This silence on the issue of sexuality (whereas Buddhist Dhamma is quite clear about specific sex acts in certain suttas) should make Buddhism a good choice for gays seeking a /5. Queer Dharma, Vol. 2: Voices of Gay Buddhists by Winston Leyland (Editor) avg rating — 21 ratings — published For those desperately seeking validation of their sexual orientation, Queer Dharma may provide affirmation. But the true dharma is intended to challenge us beyond our own limited identity and privilege. This book deserves credit for taking the initial steps to establish dialogue, but /5. Over 35 writers are featured in this pioneering book discussing how they integrate being gay and their spirituality as Buddhists. From inside the book What people are saying - Write a review.

Winston Leyland is the author of Queer Dharma ( avg rating, 28 ratings, 3 reviews, published ), Queer Dharma, Vol. 2 ( avg rating, 21 ratings /5. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Vol. 1: 2nd printing, The collection is rather dry and academic without having any particular relevance to the idea of a "queer dharma." I'm wishing I had skipped this one. Read more. 2 people found this helpful. Helpful. Comment Report abuse. Bro. Moses. out of 5 stars Four Stars. Reviewed in /5(4).   Question: As a queer person, I’d like to read some dharma books written by and for people like me. Can you recommend some books on Buddhism by LGBTQ teachers and practitioners? Answer: There is a wide range of excellent dharma books by LGBTQ teachers. Among those we recommend are: The Way of Tenderness: Awakening Through Race, Sexuality, and Gender, by Zenju .

Queer & Trans Artists of Color Vol 2 (Volume 2) Paperback – October 4, by Nia King (Author), Elena Rose (Editor) out of 5 stars 3 ratings. See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from 5/5(3). QUEER DHARMA Voices of Gay Buddhists Volume 2 Edited by Winston Leyland. $ paperback (), pp. $ limited hardcover in dustjacket () In this second volume gay men write indepth about how they have integrated their sexuality and spirituality via Buddhist practice. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library.   LGBTQ Comics and Graphic Novels Rachel Brittain Whether you’re looking for a girl falling in love with a mermaid, an illustrated guide to queer and trans identities, or an action-packed adventure, these LGBTQ comics and graphic novels have got you covered.