By Jack Kornfield,Jon Kabat-Zinn
NOTE: The booklet doesn't include the audio part incorporated within the unique revealed edition.
Table of Contents
Foreward by way of Jon Kabat-Zinn
Introduction: a call for participation to Awaken
- The knowledge of Our Difficulties
- The Earth is My Witness
- Shared Compassion
- Awakening the Buddha of knowledge in Difficulties
- The perform of Forgiveness
- The Temple of Healing
- The Zen of an Aching Heart
- Equanimity and Peace
- Your optimum Intention
- The 4 Foundations of Mindfulness and the therapeutic Journey
Afterword: The go back of Joy
each existence is full of switch and lack of confidence, and each existence comprises loss and soreness and problems that come up regularly. we're all nomads during this ever-changing global, and we want how you can floor ourselves and stay based it doesn't matter what happens.
once we come upon tough instances in our lives, it isn't simply the outer alterations, yet usually our personal mind set that factors us the main difficulty. Grief and anxiousness, worry and loss, and different turbulent feelings that we feature with us—and the stories
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