Buddha's Little Instruction Book

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Bantam Books, 1994 - Philosophy - 151 pages
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Just as the serene beauty of the lotus blossom grows out of muddy water, Buddha's simple instructions have helped people to find wholeness and peace amid life's crisis and distractions for more than 2,500 years.  For this small handbook, a well-known American Buddhist teacher and psychologist has distilled and adapted an ancient teaching for the needs of contemporary life.  Its practical reminders and six meditations can infuse smallest everyday action with insight and joy.

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Buddhas Little Instruction Book

User Review  - sherriejo - Overstock.com

I have bought over 200 of these little books over the years. They are wonderful thoughts for anyone. Do not pass this little gem up because it has Buddhas name in the title. These are really terrific ... Read full review

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User Review  - Amanda - Goodreads

A small, pocket sized book with beautiful, watercoloured background images throughout quoting thousands of years of Buddhist wisdom, each quote presented in the centre of its own page. Unfortunately ... Read full review


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About the author (1994)

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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