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Mindful Monday Morsels

January 13, 2014
by Lydia Anderson

Today's Mindful Morsel comes from A Song for the King: Sahara on Mahamudra Meditation by Khenchen Thrangu Rinpoche. Mahamudra is the basic meditation practice...

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Today's Mindful Morsel comes from A Song for the King: Sahara on...

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December 30, 2013
by Lydia Anderson

Today's morsel comes from The Easy Path: Illuminating the First Panchen Lama’s Secret Instructions by Gyumed Khunsur Lobsang Jampa, a translation and commentary of...

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Today's morsel comes from The Easy Path: Illuminating the First Panchen Lama’...

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December 16, 2013
by Lydia Anderson

Today's morsel comes from the compliation, The Art of Just Sitting: Essential Writings on the Zen Practice of Shikantaza, edited by John Daido Loori. The selection...

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Today's morsel comes from the compliation, The Art of Just Sitting: Essential...

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December 2, 2013
by Lydia Anderson

Today's Mindful Morsel comes from Ajahn Brahm's Mindfulness, Bliss, and Beyond. In this book, Ajahn Brahm (a self-described meditation junkie) shares his...

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Today's Mindful Morsel comes from Ajahn Brahm's Mindfulness, Bliss, and...

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November 25, 2013
by Lydia Anderson

This week's morsel comes from The Attention Revolution: Unlocking the Power of the Focused Mind by B. Alan Wallace. In this book, Wallace explores a systematic...

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This week's morsel comes from The Attention Revolution: Unlocking the Power...

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November 11, 2013
by Lydia Anderson

This week's morsel comes from Mu Soeng's The Heart of the Universe: Exploring the Heart Sutra. This is the bold and intriguing assertion of the Heart Sutra, a text...

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This week's morsel comes from Mu Soeng's The Heart of the Universe: Exploring...

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November 4, 2013
by Lydia Anderson

This week’s morsel comes from Relative Truth, Ultimate Truth by Geshe Tashi Tsering from the series The Foundation of Buddhist Thought.  The Buddhist...

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This week’s morsel comes from Relative Truth, Ultimate Truth by Geshe...

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October 28, 2013
by Lydia Anderson

Today’s morsel comes from Ethan Nichtern’s One City, a book that looks at what it means to be Buddhist in today’s rapidly evolving world. In this selection, he...

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Today’s morsel comes from Ethan Nichtern’s One City, a book that looks at...

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October 21, 2013
by Lydia Anderson

Today’s morsel comes from Buddhism and Psychotherapy Across Cultures: Essays on Theory and Practice. This collection explores the creative possibilities emerging...

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Today’s morsel comes from Buddhism and Psychotherapy Across Cultures: Essays...

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October 14, 2013
by Lydia Anderson

Today’s morsel comes from Meditation and Relaxation in Plain English, a manual for beginning a meditation practice by Bob Sharples. Here Sharples explains how to...

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Today’s morsel comes from Meditation and Relaxation in Plain English, a...

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