The Power of an Open Question (Google eBook)

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Shambhala Publications, 2010 - Religious life
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The Power of an Open Question: A Buddhist Approach to Abiding in Uncertainty

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Mattis-Namgyel, perhaps best known as the wife and editor of Dzigar Kongtrul Rinpoche, the incarnational successor of a line of Tibetan Buddhist lamas, offers her first independent work. She addresses ... Read full review

Contents

Introduction
1
A Personal Koan
7
The Middle Way
13
Exploring the Nature of Self and Other
15
The Buddha and the HotDog Vendor
21
Two Means of Escape
25
Knowing Things
33
No Words for Liberation
39
With All Our Might
63
The Activity of Objectification
69
Unspoken Agreements
73
The Culture ofTruth
77
Enjoy the Feast
81
Digesting Experience
87
The Mark of NonCreating
91
The Perfect Teacher
97

The E Word
43
As Big as Our World
45
Fixing and Healing
51
Embracing Complexity
57
Beyond Blindism and Doubtism
105
To Walk by Faith
111
Bibliography
114
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