He said it was a really great book, so I read it too.
Jack Kornfield is one of the few thinkers who writes about the intersection of traditional, academic thought and personal, faith-based spirituality.
I have learned how to live my life with mindfulness and how to deal with the past and how better to cope with the pains that memories can bring.
This book addresses such a vital topic--we can't by-pass reality and grow spiritually! The "Laundry" he speaks of is cleaning up our ego-based, addictive patterns is vital... Read morePublished 21 days ago by I. B. Townsend
I learned so much from this book. I highly recommend this book for the mindful thinkers who wish to expand on enlightment. Read morePublished 28 days ago by hoomy
There comes a time when meditation and the spiritual life start offering the fruit of one's labor and the world and all therein begin to lose their luster but one must still live... Read morePublished 1 month ago by M. Pimentel
Where is the Kindle version? Please tell the folks who control these things to produce a Kindle version.Published 1 month ago by Maureen
This is the best book on the up and downs that one can encounter on the spiritual path. Any "student" of spirituality should read and pay heed to what Kornfield... Read morePublished 2 months ago by drbobert
I believe this book really touches a lot of important stuff. I can't Count the number of times when I just said, yes, that is me. This is also me... And it just continued. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Richard Kokholm-Erichsen
Jack Kornfield lived in SE Asia for several decades as an ordained monk and practiced meditation. He later came back to the US to start a meditation center. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Prasanth Chandrahasan