A Path with Heart: A Guide Through the Perils and Promises of Spiritual Life

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Bantam Books, 1993 - Religion - 352 pages
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From compassion, addiction, and psychological and emotional healing, to dealing with problems involving relationships and sexuality, to the creation of Zen-like simplicity and balance in all facets of life, in ' A path with heart' Kornfield introduces to the concerns of many modern spiritual seekers, both those beginning on the path and those with years of experience. He guides self-searchers to a simplicity of perception that brings alive spiritual practice, peace, and truth in their daily lives.

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A wonderful writer - completely quotable for sermons! - Goodreads
Jack Kronfield is easy to read, and very acessable. - Goodreads
i really liked the tone and the pace of this book. - Goodreads
Great insight into life. - Goodreads
I need to have it for good reference material. - Goodreads
His writing is so full of compassion and understanding! - Goodreads

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User Review  - Jim Morris - Goodreads

This is an excellent introduction to some basic Buddhist concepts and some exercises to get you started. Jack Kornfield is both a Buddhist and a PhD psychologist, and a kind and gentle man. So he is well suited to this task. Read full review

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User Review  - Bette Wood - Goodreads

Jack Kornfield's writings are very inspiring. Read full review

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About the author (1993)

Jack Kornfield was trained as a Buddhist monk in Thailand, Burma, and India and has taught around the world since 1974. He also holds a Ph.D. in clinical psychology. He is a co-founder of the Insight Meditation Society and of the Spirit Rock Center. He lives in northern California.

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