Mindfulness in Plain English: 20th Anniversary Edition

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Wisdom Publications, Sep 6, 2011 - Philosophy - 224 pages
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With over a quarter of a million copies sold, Mindfulness in Plain English is one of the most influential books in the burgeoning field of mindfulness and a timeless classic introduction to meditation. This is a book that people read, love, and share - a book that people talk about, write about, reflect on, and return to over and over again.
Bhante Gunaratana is also the author of Eight Mindful Steps to Happiness, Beyond Mindfulness in Plain English, The Four Foundations of Mindfulness in Plain English, and his memoir Journey to Mindfulness.

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Ive bought 5 copies of this book to give away

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I think this book is a great nonreligious introduction to Buddhism and meditation. Really awesome. Read full review

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Concise, straightforward, yet at the same time extremely poetic and powerful. The author does not understate the ultimate goal of true enlightenment in the form of stripping down one's ego and seeing ... Read full review

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Bhante Gunaratana was ordained at the age of twelve as a Buddhist monk in Sri Lanka, earned his PhD in philosophy from The American University, and has led meditation retreats, taught Buddhism, and lectured widely throughout the United States, Canada, Europe, and Australia. Bhante Henepola Gunaratana is the president of the Bhavana Society in High View, West Virginia, where he lives.

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