Score: 4
From 40 Ratings

A Path with Heart


  • Author: Jack Kornfield
  • Release Date : 1993-06-01
  • Genre: Spirituality
  • File Size: 8777678 Bytes


“This important guidebook shows in detail and with great humor and insight the way to practice the Buddha’s universal teachings here in the West. Jack Kornfield is a wonderful storyteller and a great teacher.”—Thich Nhat Hanh“Jack is helping to pave the path for American Buddhism, bringing essential basics into our crazy modern lives. And the language he uses is as simple and as lovely as our breath.”—Natalie Goldberg Perhaps the most important book yet written on meditation, the process of inner transformation, and the integration of spiritual practice into our American way of life, A Path with Heart brings alive one by one the challenges of spiritual living in the modern world. Written by a teacher, psychologist, and me...

Score: 5
From 37 Ratings

The Broken Way (with Bonus Content)


  • Author: Ann Voskamp
  • Release Date : 2016-10-25
  • Genre: Christianity
  • File Size: 12655014 Bytes


This ebook includes the full text of the book plus an exclusive section of beautiful photos paired with powerful passages from the text that is not found in the hardcover.New York Times BestsellerThis one's for those in need of a renewed revelation of the grace of God. Come and receive freedom, not beyond your fear and pain, but actually within it. New York Times bestselling author of One Thousand Gifts Ann Voskamp sits at the edge of her life and all of her own unspoken brokenness and asks: What if you really want to live abundantly before it's too late? What do you do if you really want to know abundant wholeness? This is the one begging question that's behind every single aspect of our lives--and one that The Broken W...

A Path with Heart
Score: 4
From 7 Ratings

A Path with Heart


  • Author : Jack Kornfield
  • Publisher : Bantam
  • Release Date : 2009-10-21
  • Genre: Body, Mind & Spirit
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0307573737


A Path with Heart Book Description :

“This important guidebook shows in detail and with great humor and insight the way to practice the Buddha’s universal teachings here in the West. Jack Kornfield is a wonderful storyteller and a great teacher.”—Thich Nhat Hanh “Jack is helping to pave the path for American Buddhism, bringing essential basics into our crazy modern lives. And the language he uses is as simple and as lovely as our breath.”—Natalie Goldberg Perhaps the most important book yet written on meditation, the process of inner transformation, and the integration of spiritual practice into our American way of life, A Path with Heart brings alive one by one the challenges of spiritual living in the modern world. Written by a teacher, psychologist, and meditation maste...

No Time Like the Present

No Time Like the Present


  • Author : Jack Kornfield
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2017-05-16
  • Genre: Self-Help
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781451693713


No Time Like the Present Book Description :

In this landmark work, internationally beloved teacher of meditation and “one of the great spiritual teachers of our time” (Alice Walker, author of The Color Purple) Jack Kornfield reveals that you can be instantly happy with the keys to inner freedom. Through his signature warmhearted, poignant, often funny stories, with their a-ha moments and O. Henry-like outcomes, Jack Kornfield shows how we can free ourselves, wherever we are and whatever our circumstances. Renowned for his mindfulness practices and meditations, Jack provides keys for opening gateways to immediate shifts in perspective and clarity of vision, allowing us to “grapple with difficult emotions” (Publishers Weekly, starred review) and know how to change course, take action, or...

After the Ecstasy  the Laundry
Score: 4
From 5 Ratings

After the Ecstasy the Laundry


  • Author : Jack Kornfield
  • Publisher : Bantam
  • Release Date : 2001-10
  • Genre: Body, Mind & Spirit
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780553378290


After the Ecstasy the Laundry Book Description :

One of the nation's leading Buddhist teachers and author of A Path with Heart and Buddha's Little Instruction Book uses moving stories to reveal the secret of discovering wisdom while pursuing personal spirituality. Reprint....

The Art of Forgiveness  Lovingkindness  and Peace
Score: 5
From 4 Ratings

The Art of Forgiveness Lovingkindness and Peace


  • Author : Jack Kornfield
  • Publisher : Bantam
  • Release Date : 2008-11-26
  • Genre: Body, Mind & Spirit
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0307481611


The Art of Forgiveness Lovingkindness and Peace Book Description :

You hold in your hand an invitation: To remember the transforming power of forgiveness and lovingkindness. To remember that no matter where you are and what you face, within your heart peace is possible. In this beautiful and graceful little book, internationally renowned Buddhist teacher and meditation master Jack Kornfield has collected age-old teachings, modern stories, and time-honored practices for bringing healing, peace, and compassion into our daily lives. Just to read these pages offers calm and comfort. The practices contained here offer meditations for you to discover a new way to meet life’s greatest challenges with acceptance, joy, and hope....

The Wise Heart
Score: 4.5
From 4 Ratings

The Wise Heart


  • Author : Jack Kornfield
  • Publisher : Bantam
  • Release Date : 2008-04-29
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0553905058


The Wise Heart Book Description :

A guide to the transformative power of Buddhist psychology—for meditators and mental health professionals, Buddhists and non-Buddhists alike. You have within you unlimited capacities for extraordinary love, for joy, for communion with life, and for unshakable freedom—and here is how to awaken them. In The Wise Heart, celebrated author and psychologist Jack Kornfield offers the most accessible, comprehensive, and illuminating guide to Buddhist psychology ever published in the West. Here is a vision of radiant human dignity, a journey to the highest expression of human possibility—and a practical path for realizing it in our own lives....

Bringing Home the Dharma

Bringing Home the Dharma


  • Author : Jack Kornfield
  • Publisher : Shambhala Publications
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781611800500


Bringing Home the Dharma Book Description :

Many people seeking inner peace and self-cultivation look to the East for inspiration and guidance. Author Jack Kornfield himself pursued rigorous training in traditional Buddhist monasteries in Southeast Asia. Here he shares the fruits of four decades of study and practice in the East and the West, highlighting one essential insight: true wisdom is found nowhere else than right here in this very moment, as we go about our daily lives. We need not travel to an ashram or a meditation retreat--our households, relationships, and work lives give us profound opportunities to awaken our buddha nature, our natural wisdom and loving-kindness. In this book, Kornfield shares this and other key lessons he has learned studying with some of the most revered Buddh...

Radical Acceptance
Score: 4.5
From 10 Ratings

Radical Acceptance


  • Author : Tara Brach
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release Date : 2012-08-31
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781446445426


Radical Acceptance Book Description :

'An invitation to embrace ourselves with all our pain, fear and anxieties, and to step lightly yet firmly on the path of understanding and compassion' Thich Nhat Hanh Feelings of self-doubt and insecurity are what hold us back in life and cause true suffering. In her landmark book Radical Acceptance, renowned meditation and mindfulness teacher Tara Brach offers us all a path to freedom. Drawing on personal stories, Buddhist teachings and guided meditations Tara leads us to trust our innate goodness. She reveals how we can develop the balance of clear-sightedness and compassion, heal fear and shame and build loving, authentic relationships....

Hardwiring Happiness
Score: 3.5
From 3 Ratings

Hardwiring Happiness


  • Author : Rick Hanson
  • Publisher : Harmony
  • Release Date : 2016-03-22
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780385347334


Hardwiring Happiness Book Description :

Why is it easier to ruminate over hurt feelings than it is to bask in the warmth of being appreciated? Because your brain evolved to learn quickly from bad experiences but slowly from the good ones. You can change this. Hardwiring Happiness lays out a simple method that uses the hidden power of everyday experiences to build new neural structures full of happiness, love, confidence, and peace. Dr. Hanson's four steps build strengths into your brain— balancing its ancient negativity bias—making contentment and a powerful sense of resilience the new normal. In mere minutes each day, we can transform our brains into refuges and power centers of calm and happiness....

A Lamp in the Darkness
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

A Lamp in the Darkness


  • Author : Jack Kornfield
  • Publisher : Sounds True
  • Release Date : 2014-03-01
  • Genre: Body, Mind & Spirit
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781622034215


A Lamp in the Darkness Book Description :

When the path ahead is dark, how can we keep from stumbling? How do we make our way with courage and dignity? “Inside each of us is an eternal light that I call ‘the One Who Knows,’ writes Jack Kornfeld. “Awakening to this wisdom can help us fin dour way through pain and suffering with grace and tenderness.” For anyone seeking answer during a trying time, he offers A Lamp in the Darkness, a program filled with spiritual and psychological insights, hope-giving stories, and advice for skillfully navigating life’s inevitable storms. Table of Contents Foreward by Jon Kabat-Zinn Introduction: An Invitation to Awaken The Wisdom of Our Difficulties The Earth is My Witness Shared Compassion Awakening the Buddha of Wisdom in Difficulties The Pract...

Modern Buddhist Masters
Score: 4
From 6 Ratings

Modern Buddhist Masters


  • Author : Jack Kornfield
  • Publisher : Buddhist Publication Society
  • Release Date : 2007-12-01
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9789552400421


Modern Buddhist Masters Book Description :

This reprint of Living Buddhist Masters is one of the most valuable books in print on Theravada Buddhist practice, bringing to the reader the precise instructions of twelve great meditation masters, including Mahasi Sayadaw, Achaan Chah and U Ba Khin. With lucid introductory chapters and photos....