Mindfulness, Bliss, and Beyond: A Meditator's Handbook by Jack Kornfield, Ajahn Brahm

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By Jack Kornfield, Ajahn Brahm

"Better than intercourse " That's how Ajahn Brahm describes meditation, and his enthusiasm is contagious. A self-described meditation junkie, Brahm, the writer of the preferred Who Ordered This Truckload of Dung?, stocks his recipe for bliss during this useful, energizing new publication. The Meditator's instruction manual is a whole, stem-to-stern consultant to the topic, with specific step by step directions for traversing the levels of perform and overcoming hindrances. Drawing on his working-class roots, Brahm explains tricky options in actual fact and simply, in order that rookies comprehend them, whereas those that already meditate achieve new perception. packed with surprises, delightfully goofy humor, and unique tales that motivate, teach, and light up, The Meditator's guide encourages newbies and offers a shot within the arm to more matured practitioners.

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