Beginning Mindfulness: Learning the Way of Awareness by Andrew Weiss

By Andrew Weiss

As a instructor of meditation, Andrew Weiss came across that scholars answered top while he broke down the method of mindfulness into discrete and innovative steps. figuring out that the majority humans had little time to commit to meditation, he additionally made it his precedence to educate the direct software of mindfulness to everyday life. over the years, he constructed a chain of handouts in accordance with basic steps that shape the root of this ebook. meant for laypeople practising of their paintings and kinfolk lives with out the posh of lengthy meditation retreats, starting Mindfulness is deeply rooted in Buddhist perform yet continues to be unbound through one specific Buddhist culture. Weiss skillfully blends the traditions of his Korean and Vietnamese lecturers in addition to Hindu yogic the right way to create a meditation guide that's either functional and encouraging.

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A kung-an is only a kung-an when it is our own. It must be our own question of life and death-it cannot be apart from our daily life. It must be planted in our flesh and bones; we must be the soil which nourishes it. Only then will its fruit and flowers be our own fruit and flowers. The word "comprehend" is formed by combining two Latin roots: com (together) and prehendere (take, or grasp). To understand means to take something and join together with it. If we only analyze someone from the outside, without becoming one with them, without entering their shoes, their skin, we will never really understand them.

I find that I need surroundings and objects that fit me, that contribute to my happiness, peace, and health. Where are they? " A stream in a forest, the eyes of a child, a dear friend, an excellent book, a concert, a delicious, healthy meal, I know these things are available. But without awareness, I am not fully able to enjoy and appreciate them. Taking Care of the Apple Tree in Your Yard As we sit down next to a stream, we can listen to its laughter and watch its sparkling waters, noticing the pebbles glistening and the fresh green plants nearby, and we may be overcome with happiness.

To try would only be floundering in a void. Then, at unexpected moments, the seeds send shoots up into the intelligence. These moments usually come because the scientist has "hatched" them. He or she has "sat" on the problem while awake, asleep, eating, walking, until suddenly a solution! The new discovery breaks the old knowledge, and the intellect is forced to destroy today's structures to build tomorrow's. " Like those who are awakened, great scientists have undergone great internal changes.

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