The Joy of Living
Score: 4.5
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The Joy of Living


  • Author: Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche & Eric Swanson
  • Release Date : 2007-03-06
  • Genre: Spirituality
  • File Size: 1087876 Bytes


A New York Times Bestseller!For millennia, Buddhists have enjoyed the limitless benefits of meditation. But how does it work? And why? The principles behind this ancient practice have long eluded some of the best minds in modern science. Until now.In this groundbreaking work, world-renowned Buddhist teacher Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche invites us to join him in unlocking the secrets behind the practice of meditation. Working with neuroscientists at the Waisman Laboratory for Brain Imaging and Behavior, Yongey Mingyur provides clear insights into modern research indicating that systematic training in meditation can enhance activity in areas of the brain associated with happiness and compassion. He has also worked with physicists across the country ...

It's Not Supposed to Be This Way
Score: 4.5
From 419 Ratings

It's Not Supposed to Be This Way


  • Author: Lysa TerKeurst
  • Release Date : 2018-11-13
  • Genre: Christianity
  • File Size: 1291760 Bytes


New York Times bestselling author Lysa TerKeurst unveils her heart amid shattering circumstances and shows readers how to live assured when life doesn't turn out like they expected.What do you do when God’s timing seems questionable, His lack of intervention hurtful, and His promises doubtful?Life often looks so very different than we hoped or expected. Some events may simply catch us off guard for a moment, but others shatter us completely. We feel disappointed and disillusioned, and we quietly start to wonder about the reality of God’s goodness.Lysa TerKeurst understands this deeply. But she's also discovered that our disappointments can be the divine appointments our souls need to radically encounter God. In It's Not Supposed to Be T...

The Joy of Living
Score: 4.5
From 5 Ratings

The Joy of Living


  • Author : Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche
  • Publisher : Harmony
  • Release Date : 2007-03-06
  • Genre: Body, Mind & Spirit
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780307381514


The Joy of Living Book Description :

A New York Times Bestseller! For millennia, Buddhists have enjoyed the limitless benefits of meditation. But how does it work? And why? The principles behind this ancient practice have long eluded some of the best minds in modern science. Until now. In this groundbreaking work, world-renowned Buddhist teacher Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche invites us to join him in unlocking the secrets behind the practice of meditation. Working with neuroscientists at the Waisman Laboratory for Brain Imaging and Behavior, Yongey Mingyur provides clear insights into modern research indicating that systematic training in meditation can enhance activity in areas of the brain associated with happiness and compassion. He has also worked with physicists across the country to dev...

The Joy of Living
Score: 4.5
From 4 Ratings

The Joy of Living


  • Author : Eric Swanson
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release Date : 2010-01-26
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781409093954


The Joy of Living Book Description :

For millennia, Buddhists have enjoyed the limitless benefits of meditation. But how does it work? And why? The principles behind this ancient practice have long eluded some of the best minds in modern science. Until now. This groundbreaking work, with a foreword by bestselling author Daniel Goleman, invites us to join in unlocking the secrets behind the practice of meditation. Working with neuroscientists, the author provides clear insights into modern research, which indicates that systematic training in meditation can enhance activity in areas of the brain associated with happiness and compassion. With an infectious joy and insatiable curiosity, Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche weaves together the principles of Tibetan Buddhism, neuroscience, and quantum ph...

The Joy of Living
Score: 4.5
From 3 Ratings

The Joy of Living


  • Author : Rinpoche Yongey Mingyur
  • Publisher : Harmony
  • Release Date : 2008-05
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780307347312


The Joy of Living Book Description :

Brings together ancient Buddhist wisdom with the latest developments in Western medicine to present meditation techniques which are designed to change the directions of one's thoughts and perceptions in order to promote relaxation and happiness....

The Joy of Living with Less

The Joy of Living with Less


  • Author : Mary Lambert
  • Publisher : Ryland Peters & Small
  • Release Date : 2020-01-21
  • Genre: Self-Help
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781782499107


The Joy of Living with Less Book Description :

Follow this unique programme to discover the joy of living with less items and discover how liberating and fulfilling life becomes when you learn to live with less. The premise of this book is simple: if you don’t love it, lose it! Many people think that the more they own, the more contented and happy they will be – their lives become defined by their possessions. In fact, the opposite is often true: the more we have, the less happy and contented we are in mind, body and spirit. Decluttering expert Mary Lambert explains how having too much clutter can stop you moving forward in life, and how learning to let go of items we neither love or need is liberating and fulfilling. The challenge starts with an inventory of your personal possessions, then y...

The Joy of Living

The Joy of Living


  • Author : Dr. Orison Swett Marden
  • Publisher : Gildan Media LLC aka G&D Media
  • Release Date : 2020-03-04
  • Genre: Self-Help
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781722524364


The Joy of Living Book Description :

This is a cheerful and optimistic book on the pleasures to be found every day.Intended for those seeking the pot of gold at the end of the rainbow, the author points out that you should find the jewels strewn along the way instead. Marden offers twenty-six chapters of common-sense advice for the average man or woman who is overworked, striving and struggling to get ahead—what he believes to be the American way of life. With chapters including “The Strain to Keep Up Appearances,” and “Postponed Enjoyment,” the author offers hopeful, inspiring, and illuminating messages and ideas, pointing out that happiness is more a condition of mind than of environment, and he offers the reader many opportunities to find joy in the common things found in d...

Joy of Living

Joy of Living


  • Author : Prasanna Rao Bandela
  • Publisher : Sterling Publishers Pvt. Ltd
  • Release Date : 2008-02-01
  • Genre: Conduct of life
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 812073565X


Joy of Living Book Description :

There is abundant joy in this world for everyone. You just need to take your share and enjoy it. You have a one-time opportunity to live a happy life. So why fret, fume or worry over trivial things in life? Love to live joyfully and enjoy every moment of life. This handy guide will help you give a new meaning to your life. The book is filled with quotes by various eminent personalities and may wise sayings, which will have a great impact on your life. It gives suggestions and guidelines and leaves the final option to you. This book is a must-buy to enter into the realm of happiness and relish the joys of life. So enjoy life while you have it, for it doesnt last long and will not come again....

Material Delight and the Joy of Living

Material Delight and the Joy of Living


  • Author : Michael North
  • Publisher : Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0754658422


Material Delight and the Joy of Living Book Description :

Eighteenth-century Europe witnessed a commercialisation of culture as the marketing of culture became separated from its production and new cultural entrepreneurs entered the stage. Cultural consumption also played a substantial role in creating social identity. In this book, Michael North systematically explores this field for the first time in regard to the European Continent, and especially to eighteenth-century Germany. Chapters focus on the new forms of entertainment - concerts, theatre, opera, reading societies and traveling - on the one hand and on the new material culture - fashion, gardens, country houses and furniture - on the other....

The Joy of Living

The Joy of Living


  • Author : Willard Scott
  • Publisher : Ballantine Books
  • Release Date : 1983-08
  • Genre: Meteorologists
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 034531073X


The Joy of Living Book Description :

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The Joy of Living

The Joy of Living


  • Author : J. Dwight Pentecost
  • Publisher : Kregel Publications
  • Release Date : 1996-06-01
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780825434532


The Joy of Living Book Description :

Pentecost creates a devotional study of Philippians that contains helpful study and review questions for personal Bible study or sermon preparation....

The Joy of Living
Score: 4.5
From 3 Ratings

The Joy of Living


  • Author : Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche
  • Publisher : Harmony
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780307346254


The Joy of Living Book Description :

Buddhists have enjoyed the benefits of meditation for millennia. Here, renowned Buddhist teacher Yongey Mingyur invites us to join him in unlocking the secrets behind this practice. Working with neuroscientists at the Waisman Laboratory for Brain Imaginga...