In Search of Wisdom

In Search of Wisdom

A Monk, a Philosopher, and a Psychiatrist on What Matters Most

Matthieu Ricard, Christophe André, Alexandre Jollien, Sherab Chödzin Kohn

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Here is a book born of the friendship of three gifted teachers, exploring the universal human journey and our quest for meaning and understanding. This translation of the French bestseller brings readers an intimate and insightful conversation between Buddhist monk and author Matthieu Ricard, philosopher Alexandre Jollien, and psychiatrist Christophe André.


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Matthieu Ricard:

Matthieu Ricard is a Buddhist monk, humanitarian, and author of several books, including The Monk and the PhilosopherHappiness, and Altruism. He is a major participant in the research collaboration between cognitive scientists and Buddhist practitioners. Ricard is a noted translator and photographer, and has founded humanitarian projects in India, Tibet, and Nepal. For more information, visit karuna-shechen.org.
 




Christophe André is a psychiatrist specializing in the psychology of emotions. His books include Imperfect, Free, and Happy, and Meditating, Day After Day. He lives in France. For more, visit christopheandre.com.
 




Alexandre Jollien is a philosopher and writer who spent 17 years in a home for the physically disabled. His books include In Praise of Weakness. He lives in Switzerland. For more, visit alexandre-jollien.ch.
 




Matthieu Ricard

Matthieu Ricard is a Buddhist monk, humanitarian, and author of several books, including The Monk and the PhilosopherHappiness, and Altruism. He is a major participant in the research collaboration between cognitive scientists and Buddhist practitioners. Ricard is a noted translator and photographer, and has founded humanitarian projects in India, Tibet, and Nepal. For more information, visit karuna-shechen.org.
 


Christophe André

Christophe André is a psychiatrist specializing in the psychology of emotions. His books include Imperfect, Free, and Happy, and Meditating, Day After Day. He lives in France. For more, visit christopheandre.com.
 


Alexandre Jollien

Alexandre Jollien is a philosopher and writer who spent 17 years in a home for the physically disabled. His books include In Praise of Weakness. He lives in Switzerland. For more, visit alexandre-jollien.ch.
 

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