As a mother, a layperson and an internationally renowned teacher, Feldman knows the stresses and strains of modern life. Moments of peace and stillness give us a glimpse of how extraordinary our lives can be, but it is easy to lose sight of this in the hectic pace of modern living. The path to peace, she suggests, is not necessarily complex or arduous.
The Buddhist Path to Simplicity: Spiritual Practice in Everyday Life #ad - She demonstrates that there is no better moment in which to awaken and discover everything our heart longs for than this very moment. She addresses subjects of compassion, speech, effort, intention, mindfulness and awakening. In this book she shows how to harmonize and achieve balance and how to apply Buddhist wisdom to the here and now.
If we simply turn our attention to this moment, it will speak to us of wonder, mystery, harmony and peace.
Buddha Standard Time: Awakening to the Infinite Possibilities of NowHarperOne #ad - In the tradition of the dalai lama’s the art of happiness and Noah Levine’s Heart of the Revolution, patience, Buddha Standard Time is a road map to discovering your own inner kingdom of awareness, and love. A wealth of inspiration and practical tips for enjoying the Kingdom of God, the Pure Land of the Buddha, now.
Thich nhat hanh, bestselling author of peace Is EveryStep"For newcomers to Buddhism and non-Buddhists interested in universal wisdom! and‘old hands’ at practice . . . Das promises nothing less than a liberated life, freed from angst over the tyranny of time, though the practice of loving presence. Sylvia boorstein, author of happiness is an Inside JobInternationally renowned meditation scholar Lama Surya Das delivers a penetrating and practical guide to discovering the power of living fully in the now.
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The Inner Experience: Notes on ContemplationHarperOne #ad - This book thus provides a comprehensive understanding of contemplation that draws on the best of Western and Eastern traditions. Now in paperback, revised and redesigned: this is thomas Merton's last book, in which he draws on both Eastern and Western traditions to explore the hot topic of contemplation/meditation in depth and to show how we can practice true contemplation in everyday life.
Never before published except as a series of articles one per chapter in an academic journal, this book on contemplation was revised by Merton shortly before his untimely death. Merton was still tinkering with this book when he died; it was the book he struggled with most during his career as a writer. The material bridges merton's early work on Catholic monasticism, mysticism, and contemplation with his later writing on Eastern, especially Buddhist, traditions of meditation and spirituality.
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Living in the Now: How to Live as the Spiritual Being That You AreEndless Satsang Foundation #ad - They address many questions raised by the spiritual search, desire, meaning, purpose, trusting life, offering insight on fear, trusting your Heart, love, meditation, anger, forgiveness, fulfillment, acceptance, commitment, healing conditioning, aging, happiness, boredom, letting go of the past, being present, dealing with emotions, patience, faith, quieting the mind, and many other deep subjects.
These essays will help you become more present and aware of your true nature and feel more loving, grateful, happy, and at peace. They can be read in any order and used in daily contemplation. The 99 essays in living in the Now provide practical wisdom that will help you live in this world as the spiritual being that you are.
Everyday Zen: Love and Work PlusHarperOne #ad - This plus edition includes an interview with the author. Charlotte joko beck offers a warm, engaging, ambition, relationships, fear, uniquely American approach to using Zen to deal with the problems of daily living—love, work, and suffering. Everyday zen shows us how to live each moment to the fullest.
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Our bottom-line approach to getting ahead may be most visible in the business world, fear, but the stress, and anxiety it causes are being felt by people in all walks of life. With colorful anecdotes, precise language, and concrete practices, Thich Nhat Hanh illustrates how the current understanding of power leads us on a never-ending search for external markers like job title or salary.
The Art of Power #ad - What we seek, we already have. This struggle for control and authority permeates every aspect of our private and public lives, preventing us from attaining true happiness. Whether we want it or not, power remains one of the central issues in all of our lives. Every day, each of us exercises power in many ways, and our every act subtly affects the world we live in.
The art of power boldly challenges our assumptions and teaches each of us how to access the true power that is within our grasp. The me-first mentality in our culture seeps unnoticed into our decisions and choices.
An Appeal to the World: The Way to Peace in a Time of DivisionWilliam Morrow #ad - 1 international bestseller • features exclusive new material on the trump presidency "makes the case for unity in a world rife with divisions. New york times book reviewin this brief yet profound address to global humanity, his holiness the Dalai Lama of Tibet reveals that we all hold the seeds of world peace within us: “I see with ever greater clarity that our spiritual well-being depends, ” the Nobel Peace Prize winner writes, “on our innate human nature, compassion, our natural affinity for goodness, and caring for others.
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