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The Happiest Man in the World

Matthieu Ricard

The Happiest Man in the World

A renowned Tibetan Buddhist teacher shares his thoughts on the meaning of happiness, and how he understands spirituality as "contemplative science."
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  • Matthieu Ricard

    Matthieu Ricard

    is founder of the humanitarian organization Karuna-Shechen and he is the French interpreter for His Holiness the Dalai Lama. His books include Happiness: A Guide to Developing Life's Most Important Skill and Altruism: The Power of Compassion to Change Yourself and the World. His latest book is A Plea for the Animals: The Moral, Philosophical, and Evolutionary Imperative to Treat All Beings with Compassion.