The beginner"s guide to insight meditation

  • 238 Pages
  • 0.96 MB
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Wisdom Publications , Boston
Doctrines, Meditation, Buddhism, Spiritual
StatementArinna Weisman and Jean Smith
ContributionsSmith, Jean, 1938-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBQ5612 .W4 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 238 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27145705M
ISBN 10086171671X
ISBN 139780861716715
LC Control Number2010025647
OCLC/WorldCa643082312

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Each contributor presents a short written teaching along with an audio recording of a guided practice. Quiet Mind features: • Sakyong Mipham on shamatha, the practice of tranquillity • Larry Rosenberg on vipassana, the practice of clear seeing • Edward Espe Brown on zazen, the.

The ultimate aim of insight meditation is to “free” one from the unsatisfactoriness of cyclic existence. Readers may also find numerous quotations of the Buddha’s teaching on mindfulness, detachment and liberation throughout the entire book. The purpose of this handbook is to give the beginner to awareness meditation a guide to the.

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