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The Purpose of Life and Other Teachings

The Purpose of Life and Other Teachings - K. Sri Dhammananda Approachable curious beginner guide to Buddhism that didn't sound so woo-woo, and in fact made a lot of sense.

According to Wikipedia, the author is the foremost Theravada Buddhist monk in Malaysia and Singapore. Although that certainly got my attention, I have to admit what made me like him a little more was his reply on Buddhism and Homosexuality:

You rock, man.