Paperback, 2001 edition. 108 pages.
"Among the many brilliant texts that Geshe Sonam Rinchen and Ruth Sonam have produced, this one explains in clear terms how to implement the essential practices of compassion, which are so difficult to integrate into one's daily life. What a treasure!"—Jeffrey Hopkins
"Eight Verses for Training the Mind contains the entire essence of the Buddha's teachings in a distinct form."—H.H. the Dalai Lama
"I can almost see Geshe Sonam Rinchen's bright smile and hear his compassionate voice as I read this book. His practical and clear spiritual advice cuts to the core of our problems and shows us the way to resolve them."—Thubten Chodron
"Geshe Sonam Rinchen presents the authentic tradition of Tibetan Buddhism in this clear explanation of one of its most basic texts. I recommend it highly."—Alexander Berzin