Ayya Khema. BEING NOBODY,. GOING NOWHERE. Meditations on the Buddhist Path. Wisdom Publications • Boston. Acquired at In this lucid classic, beloved teacher Ayya Khema introduces the reader to the essence of the Buddhist path. She addresses the how and why of. Being Nobody, Going Nowhere – Praise Ayya Khema has achieved both. “Of special help are the Ayya’s simple, grounded instructions to aid us in our.

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Hoing true nature of our mind is brilliant, clear, and joyful. She is a person who walked the walk and her experience and certainty shines through every sentence.

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A wonderful book, but I feel that the synopsis given is a little misleading. In this book, Larry Rosenberg brings this timeless meditation method to life. It fills voids with it’s own imaginations and sometimes even leaves things out.

The more fear there is in the heart, the less compassion. Finding awareness in any kind of ordinary daily activity I love September hurricanes. Felt more loving and serene and more inspired to follow the practice after reading.

AnamThubten, in remarkably easy-to-understand language, provides teachings for doing exactly that, bwing on the wisdom bsing the Buddhist traditions. Jul 30, Phil Calandra rated it really liked beig. This is a very upbeat and encouraging book into the practice of Buddhism. There are better books out there.

Being Nobody Going Nowhere

Read this book before you start your journey on the path. Anam Thubten, Sharon Roe Narrated by: Truly one of the best books on Buddhist philosophy. Letting go of wanting means letting go of disatisfaction. My education of Zen Buddhism continues with this volume.

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He is as near to you as your own heart. It’s just that the self that is reading this sentence is a configuration of elements that at one time did not exist and that at some point in the future will disperse. She tells you how, and why and what plans to look out for and tricks and tools to improve your practice.

The path of practice isn’t easy. Obviously there must be hindrances to keeping to these “four divine abidings” of loving kindness, compassion, joy with others, and equanimity or else everyone would experience them in their lives already.

Just wish I could afford to get nowherw other books. After bsing, you’ll get 3 titles each month: Her way if speaking is clear, concise and interesting. Look into the mirror and decide which one you are. Anam Thubten, Sharon Roe editor Narrated by: Meditation is great – but it’s not what Buddhist practice is all about. They include monks who were very aya to him throughout his life, including Sariputta and Mahamoggallana; his cousin and companion Ananda; his principal women disciples, including the nun Isidasi and his lay disciple, the courtesan Ambapali; and the serial killer Angulimala, whose character was transformed after meeting the Buddha.

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The smallest thing can be enjoyed, but the danger lies in wanting it. Zoketsu Norman Fischer is a Zen priest and abbot, a husband, father, poet, and a teacher with wide-ranging interests and passions. They brought us welcome relief from the otherwise sweltering weather of September when I was in grade school.

Those cool, blustery days were a delight to me and remain so today.


Being Nobody Going Nowhere : Meditations on the Buddhist Path

Based on the classic Satipatthana Sutta, one of the most succinct yet rich explanations of meditation, Bhante’s presentation is nonetheless thoroughly modern.

If giing would wish to become like the fourth pot, we must start as Buddha did, to fill in the holes, seal our cracks and empty our pot of all water so that we hold the clean new water to refresh and uplift all who would drink it. Be beibg to read it several times.

I am currently in second consecutive read of this book. The Best Books of May 06, Steve Woods rated it it was amazing Shelves: The paradox of awareness is very profound and yet very simple.

Very interesting background and author. I thoroughly enjoyed it.

Books great, nice cover and paper. The thoughts, the wisdom, the ideas flow and a calmness descends. Refresh and try again.

Aug 06, Zachary Flessert rated it really liked it Shelves: Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. And, like my Mum’s love, this book will always live and breathe in me. By the time one gets up from one’s seat and out of the door, all is forgotten. This book is different. I love her for giving me this book and I love this book for existing in my life. I just cannot keep it all This book completely changed my life.

When the turtle said that it was none of those attributes, the fish said “what can be beautiful about it.