Just as the serene beauty of the lotus blossom grows out of muddy water, Buddha's simple instructions have helped people to find wholeness and peace amid life's crisis and distractions for more than 2,500 years. For this small handbook, a well-known American Buddhist teacher and psychologist has distilled and adapted an ancient teaching for the needs of contemporary life. Its practical reminders and six meditations can infuse smallest everyday action with insight and joy.
|Publisher:||Random House Publishing Group|
|Product dimensions:||4.50(w) x 6.00(h) x 0.40(d)|
About the Author
Jack Kornfield is an internationally renowned Buddhist teacher and meditation master, and a cofounder of the Insight Meditation Society and of Spirit Rock Center in Northern California. A former Buddhist monk, he holds a PhD in clinical psychology. His books include A Path with Heart, Buddha's Little Instruction Book, and After the Ecstasy.
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Buddha's Little Instruction Book based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Just a beautiful little book. No wordy commentaries, no learned exegeses by dusty scholars - just the words the actual guy himself said, translated into plain English. Can you take the straight stuff? This is it!