THE DHARMA OF STAR WARS by MATTHEW BORTOLIN


"A must-read for anyone ever inspired by the wisdom of Yoda or the courage of Luke Skywalker, or even drawn to the dark side of Darth Vader."

  -  Noah Levine, author of DHARMA PUNX


- Tricycle

REVISED AND EXPANDED

Covering A New Hope to The Clone Wars

"This entertaining and insightful primer provides a useful service to better understand the real-life religion behind this popular fictional world. Bortolin succeeds in providing a Buddhist interpretation of the Jedi Way."


"With humor, strong examples, and timeless wisdom, Bortolin offers a new way to think about a pop culture phenomenon. Lead us to Yoda, he does."

 - Publishers Weekly

Meet the author

Matthew Bortolin has lived and breathed Star Wars since 1977. He camped out to see each of the prequels, constructed is own lightsaber, and handcrafted several sets of Jedi and Sith robes. He became an ordained member of Thich Nhat Hanh's Buddhist community in 2004.