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How to Build Character: A Primer

by Swami Buddhananda

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Advaita Ashrama. Softcover. New. 10 x 16 cm. Education is hardly edifying without provision for character. Character-transmission is the essential mission of education. Those who give their children everything in the world, but fail to give character, give them `stone` in place of `bread`. This small booklet briefly delineates the means of attaining this crucial and vital aspect in the course of human development. CONTENTS: Publisher`s Note to the Fifth Edition Publisher`s Note to the Second Edition Preface 1. The Irony of Enduring Dams and Brittle Men 2. Man the Clever Undoer of Himself 3. Character : The Crucial Need of Man 4. Wanted : Enough Character to Go Round 5. Character Can Achieve Everything 6. How to Build Character 7. Helpful Disciplines for Building Character 8. A Well Regulated Life : The Secret of Character 9. Character and Conduct 10. Perfection of Character Printed Pages: 56.


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