By Thich Nhat Hanh
Welchen Weg soll ich in meinem Leben einschlagen? Wie finde ich zu einer stability zwischen Arbeit und Familie? Warum mache ich mir immer Sorgen, selbst wenn alles in Ordnung ist? Wie kann ich die Beziehung zu meinen Eltern verbessern? In diesem lebensnahen Buch gibt der vietnamesische Zen-Meister Thich Nhat Hanh sehr persönliche, von Herzen kommende und oft überraschende Antworten auf die häufigsten und dringlichsten Fragen, die bisher an ihn gerichtet wurden. Jede Antwort ist in sich eine präzise Zusammenfassung der Einsichten, die Thich Nhat Hanh durch jahrzehntelange Erfahrung im Kontakt mit seinen Schülern und Kursteilnehmern sammeln konnte. So ergeben die Fragen und Antworten eine hilfreiche Einführung in buddhistische Lehren und ihre Anwendbarkeit im Leben.
By Mark W. McGinnis
By Ken Wilber
A unmarried objective lies on the middle of the entire nice spiritual traditions: awakening to the superb fact of the genuine nature of ourselves and the universe. even as, via centuries of cultural accretion and concentrate on fable and formality as leads to themselves, this center perception has turn into obscured. the following Ken Wilber presents a direction for reenvisioning a faith of the longer term that recognizes the evolution of humanity in each realm whereas last trustworthy to that unique religious imaginative and prescient. For the traditions to draw smooth women and men, Wilber asserts, they need to include the intense variety of medical truths realized approximately human nature in precisely the previous hundred years—for instance, concerning the brain and mind, feelings, and the expansion of consciousness—that the ancients have been easily ignorant of and therefore have been not able to incorporate of their meditative structures. Taking Buddhism for instance, Wilber demonstrates how his accomplished indispensable Approach—which is already being utilized to a number of global religions by means of a few of their adherents—can steer clear of a “cultural catastrophe of unprecedented proportions”: the utter overlook of the wonderful higher reaches of human power via the materialistic postmodern worldview. furthermore, he exhibits how we will be able to practice this method of our personal non secular perform. This, his such a lot sweeping paintings due to the fact Sex, Ecology, Spirituality, is an exciting demand wholeness, inclusiveness, and solidarity within the religions of tomorrow.
By Sangyes Nyenpa,David Molk
Mahamudra meditation, whereas hugely complicated, is but basic, sensible, and obtainable for a person, simply because what's pointed out and reflected upon is the very nature of one’s personal brain. In Sangyes Nyenpa Rinpoche’s phrases, "The contrast among deception and liberation lies in even if we comprehend the ubiquitous nature of our personal brain or no longer. understanding our personal face is liberation; now not figuring out our personal face is samsara. this isn't whatever a ways far away from us."
The directions are perfect for Westerners as the root textual content is viable and Rinpoche has supplied an summary of his personal composition that makes it simply comprehensible. He explains terminology with widespread comparisons among Dzogchen and Mahamudra, rates prolifically from scripture, provides transparent examples, and customarily cajoles, admonishes, and encourages his listeners to be actual to their very own religious path.
By Khenpo Ngawang Pelzang,Padmakara Translation Group
By Dalai Lama,Thupten Jinpa
By Charles Atkins
In 1987 Charles Atkins was once struck with Hodgkin's sickness and underwent the ravages of chemotherapy. all through his sickness he used his Buddhist education and the ability of the mantra Nam-myoho-renge-kyo to hold him in the course of the melanoma remedies and allay his fears of loss of life and doubts for restoration. in the course of his remains within the health center, he took each attainable chance to convenience different melanoma sufferers. His survival encouraged him to percentage the therapeutic suggestions he has realized with others.
In this ebook, Atkins introduces us to the Buddhist grasp Nichiren [1222-1281] and the therapeutic teachings of Shakyamuni Buddha as specified by theLotus Sutra. Nam-myoho-renge-kyo is an outdated mantra that has collected loads of strength from centuries of numerous participants focusing their optimum intents whereas chanting it. He explains how Nam-myoho-renge-kyo can be used to "undo" karma that has broken our wellbeing and fitness. tools for chanting whereas visualizing abound during this ebook. His instance, in addition to that of many others suffering from illnesses as various as fibromyalgia, diabetic ulcers, hypertension, and psychological sickness, presents a beacon of wish for these dealing with sickness. Atkins's ebook exhibits that with desire, religion, and prayer not anything is impossible.
By Marco Pallis
By Traleg Kyabgon
By Eihei Dogen,Shohaku Okumura
This variation additionally comprises remark on Bendowa by means of Kosho Uchiyama Roshi, a foreword by means of Taigen Daniel Leighton, and an advent via Shohaku Okumura, either one of whom ready this English translation.