Download A Fierce Heart: Finding Strength, Wisdom, and Courage in Any by Spring Washam PDF

By Spring Washam

Spring Washam is a founding father of the East Bay Meditation heart, probably the most varied and available Dharma facilities within the usa. In A Fierce Heart, Washam stocks her modern, distinct interpretation of the Buddha’s 2,500-year-old teachings, with brief chapters that get to the guts of mindfulness, knowledge, loving kindness, and compassion.

Woven through the publication are tales from the author’s existence, relatives, and ancestors, besides many soulful, heartfelt tales from worldwide. Washam’s teachings concentrate on social motion, multiculturalism, and adolescence, making the Dharma welcoming to as huge and vast a group as attainable. somebody who has suffered will enjoy the life-saving teachings of this charismatic instructor. Her humor, enthusiasm, and effort are a balm.

From the alternate Paperback edition.

Show description

Read or Download A Fierce Heart: Finding Strength, Wisdom, and Courage in Any Moment PDF

Best buddhism books

Reconciliation: Healing the Inner Child

In line with Dharma talks by way of Zen grasp Thich Nhat Hanh and insights from members in retreats for therapeutic the interior baby, this booklet is a thrilling contribution to the growing to be development of utilizing Buddhist practices to motivate psychological well-being and wellbeing. Reconciliation specializes in the subject of aware wisdom of our feelings and therapeutic our relations, in addition to meditations and routines to recognize and remodel the damage that many people skilled as young ones.

Hidden Dimensions: The Unification of Physics and Consciousness (Columbia Series in Science and Religion)

Bridging the distance among the area of technological know-how and the world of the non secular, B. Alan Wallace introduces a ordinary thought of human cognizance that has its roots in modern physics and Buddhism. Wallace's "special conception of ontological relativity" means that psychological phenomena are conditioned through the mind, yet don't emerge from it.

The Splendid Vision: Reading a Buddhist Sutra (NONE)

That includes the first-ever English translation of the “Splendid imaginative and prescient Sutra,” a sixth-century Indian Mahayana Buddhist scripture recognized for its wealthy ritual magic and worship of bodhisattva-goddesses, this quantity explicates the text’s cultural importance as a resource of awesome worth, cosmic fact, and existential which means.

Pure Land, Real World: Modern Buddhism, Japanese Leftists, and the Utopian Imagination (Pure Land Buddhist Studies)

For as regards to one thousand years Amida’s natural Land, a paradise of excellent ease and equality, was once the main robust snapshot of shared happiness circulating within the eastern mind's eye. within the overdue 19th century, a few Buddhist thinkers sought to reinterpret the natural Land in ways in which could permit it communicate to fashionable Japan.

Additional resources for A Fierce Heart: Finding Strength, Wisdom, and Courage in Any Moment

Example text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.52 of 5 – based on 15 votes