This book should satisfy both the curious beginner and the serious student of Buddhism.
Still, a very worthwhile read and reference that I expect I will re-read and use as a reference for my meditation practice.
If you meditate and would like support for your practice, The Experience of Insight is the best you will find.
Brilliant book. Best book I've found on non religious meditation. Very clear instruction but also very motivating. Buy the hell out of this bookPublished 7 days ago by Josh Vogel
Excellent and succinct introduction to Buddhist meditation. Indeed, a good general introduction to meditation.Published 2 months ago by Don
A clear guide to the workings of the mind, and how to work with it with meditation. Not the most engaging reading - there's no humor or much in the way of story-telling. Read morePublished 13 months ago by Alexander Lazar
Very good introduction to buddhist insight meditation. I am very much enjoying this book.
Will look for other works by the author in the future.
This book, written 36 years ago, stands as one of the freshest takes I've encountered for some time on subjects that are core to the Buddhist experience. Read morePublished on February 6, 2012 by Charlalee
Really liked the format of talks from a 30-day retreat. Not earthshattering but nice perspectives and gave me some sense of what a long retreat might include. Recommend highly.Published on June 24, 2010 by Douglas Wessel
This classic by Joseph Goldstein has been the the book that launched a thousand meditators in this particular style of meditation -vipassana meditation, which is central to the... Read morePublished on March 16, 2010 by Peter Strong