Manual of the Warrior of Light

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Manual of the Warrior of Light
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Author Paulo Coelho
Original title Manual do Guerreiro da Luz
Country Brazil
Language Portuguese
Genre Inspirational Writing
Publisher HarperCollins (eng. trans.)
Publication date
1997
Published in English
2003
Media type Print (Hardback & Paperback)
Preceded by The Fifth Mountain
Followed by Veronika Decides to Die

Manual of the Warrior of Light is a 1997 collection of Paulo Coelho's teachings originally published in various Brazilian newspapers between 1993 and 1996. It also includes proverbs, extracts from the Tao Te Ching, the Bible, the book of Chuang Tzu, the Talmud and various other sources. The enclosing narrative presents all this as if it were an actual handbook for a Templar or Paladin. As stated in the book's summary, the Manual is for those who strive to meet their destiny and who want to ascend to a higher level of being.

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The reprint from the catalog of the 2013 to celebrate 1.000.000.000 copies sold of the Manual of the Warrior of Light was dedicated to the Italian pop and EDM artist Veronica Vitale.[1][2][3]

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