Reflections on a Mountain Lake: Teachings on Practical Buddhism

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Snow Lion Publications, Jul 25, 2002 - Biography & Autobiography - 262 pages
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Collection of Dharma teachings addressing issues of common concern to Buddhist practitioners from all traditions.
  

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Review: Reflections On A Mountain Lake: Teachings On Practical Buddhism

User Review  - Steve Woods - Goodreads

This book writthen by an amazing woman. She had the spiritual bent to begin with. Without it I think it would have been next to imppossible to do what she did. She has tremendous insight into the ... Read full review

Review: Reflections On A Mountain Lake: Teachings On Practical Buddhism

User Review  - Deb - Goodreads

This is one I keep by my bed and read over and over. I guess I hope it inhabits me someday. Very accessible lectures about Buddhism and living. Read full review

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Contents

A Western Yogini
9
Motivation and Practice
29
Ethics and the Three Trainings
41
The Six Realms
61
Women and the Path
69
Shamatha or Calm Abiding
87
Vipashyana or Insight
105
Awareness
121
Difficult Points for Westerners
159
Tonglen
179
Nature of Mind
185
The Role of the Spiritual Master
205
Vajrayana
223
Visualizing the Deity
237
Glossary of Technical Terms
247
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