A Still Forest Pool: The Insight Meditation of Achaan Chah

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Quest Books, Jan 1, 2004 - Religion - 192 pages
23 Reviews
Buddhist master Achaan Chah spent years meditating in a forest monastery of Thailand. This remarkable book reflects his simple and powerful message as well as the quiet, joyful Buddhist practice of dhudanga, or "everyday mindfulness," with profound insights for the West.
  

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Review: A Still Forest Pool: The Insight Meditation of Achaan Chah

User Review  - Gregg Bell - Goodreads

There are good things in just about every book like this. There are good things in this book. But it's not really much of a book. Just a grouping of Achaan Chah's insights on life (okay, a slight pun ... Read full review

Review: A Still Forest Pool: The Insight Meditation of Achaan Chah

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a very useful and straightforward book which I plan to read many times! Read full review

Contents

Correcting Our Views
27
Meditation and Formal Practice
75
Glossary of Buddhist Terms
189
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About the author (2004)

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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