The Mind Illuminated
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The Mind Illuminated


  • Author : CULADASA
  • Publisher : Hay House, Inc
  • Release Date : 2017-01-03
  • Genre: Body, Mind & Spirit
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781781808795


The Mind Illuminated Book Description :

The Mind Illuminated is a comprehensive, accessible and - above all - effective book on meditation, providing a nuts-and-bolts stage-based system that helps all levels of meditators establish and deepen their practice. Providing step-by-step guidance for every stage of the meditation path, this uniquely comprehensive guide for a Western audience combines the wisdom from the teachings of the Buddha with the latest research in cognitive psychology and neuroscience. Clear and friendly, this in-depth practice manual builds on the nine-stage model of meditation originally articulated by the ancient Indian sage Asanga, crystallizing the entire meditative journey into 10 clearly-defined stages. The book also introduces a new and fascinating model of how the...

The Mind Illuminated
Score: 5
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The Mind Illuminated


  • Author : John Yates
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2017-01-03
  • Genre: Body, Mind & Spirit
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781501156984


The Mind Illuminated Book Description :

The Mind Illuminated is the first how-to meditation guide from a neuroscientist who is also an acclaimed meditation master. This innovative book offers a 10-stage program that is both deeply grounded in ancient spiritual teachings about mindfulness and holistic health, and also draws from the latest brain science to provide a roadmap for anyone interested in achieving the benefits of mindfulness. Dr. John Yates offers a new and fascinating model of how the mind works, including steps to overcome mind wandering and dullness, extending your attention span while meditating, and subduing subtle distractions. This groundbreaking manual provides illustrations and charts to help you work through each stage of the process, offering tools that work across all...

Medieval Paradigms  Volume II

Medieval Paradigms Volume II


  • Author : S. Hayes-Healy
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2016-09-23
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781137037060


Medieval Paradigms Volume II Book Description :

This collection of essays in two volumes explores patterns of medieval society and culture, spanning from the close of the late antique period to the beginnings of the Renaissance. Volume 2 analyzes of forms of devotion, both popular movements and those practices and ceremonies limited to elite groups. The exploration of medieval paradigms comes to a close with a group of essays which follow the medieval patterns well past the Middle Ages, even into the present....

Through a Mirror  Brightly

Through a Mirror Brightly


  • Author : Raymond Comeau
  • Publisher : Xlibris Corporation
  • Release Date : 2001-11-20
  • Genre: Body, Mind & Spirit
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1465321659


Through a Mirror Brightly Book Description :

The articles in this book are plain and simple and practical. They reflect the transformative experience of practicing the Lessons of A Course In Miracles. They demonstrate a mind awakening from the dream to the experience of the Peace of God. This awakening is expressed through poems, songs, a Shakespearian sonnet, sonnets from the Course, a “Star Trek” episode, excerpts from a Socratic dialogue, and stories of direct personal experience. What is unique about this book is that it offers the reader opportunities to experience a shift in his own mind. Each article engages the reader by addressing his perceptual, dreaming mind, inviting him to participate in experiencing the alternative to his dreaming. By entering in, the reader can experience a s...

A Dictionary of Chinese Buddhist Terms

A Dictionary of Chinese Buddhist Terms


  • Author : William Edward Soothill
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release Date : 1995
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0700703551


A Dictionary of Chinese Buddhist Terms Book Description :

This invaluable interpretive tool, first published in 1937, is now available for the first time in a paperback edition specially aimed at students of Chinese Buddhism. Those who have endeavoured to read Chinese texts apart from the apprehension of a Sanskrit background have generally made a fallacious interpretation, for the Buddhist canon is basically translation, or analogous to translation. In consequence, a large number of terms existing are employed approximately to connote imported ideas, as the various Chinese translators understood those ideas. Various translators invented different terms; and, even when the same term was finally adopted, its connotation varied, sometimes widely, from the Chinese term of phrase as normally used by the Chinese...