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The Meditative Mind: The Varieties of Meditative Experience
Without question this is the best book I've read on the subject and I've read many of them. I begin every day with a time of meditation and highly recommend everyone do it.
The book is written in an lucid and simple style. You can easily see that the author is an accomplished and enthusiastic meditator. Read morePublished 9 months ago by M Al-Shaer
What an insightful comparison of such different meditative traditions! This was clearly written by someone with sufficient personal experience and insight to get past purely... Read morePublished 9 months ago by Blue Tooth
The single best book on meditation that I have ever read accurately describing both meditation and mindfulness as well as the mental phenomena they create. Read morePublished 16 months ago by Inquisit
I didn't find this book helpful at all. The emotional intelligence books are fantastic. I thought this would be a good supplement, but it wasn't really.Published 18 months ago by Phil
On many accounts, this book is recommended to meditators of various traditions. As pointed out in other reviews, the description of the contrast between concentration and... Read morePublished on August 18, 2012 by Nobo Komagata
This book was much too wordy and with too many details that the general reader would rather avoid. It's much too scholarly for a person who wants to be introduced to the world of... Read morePublished on June 2, 2012 by Joseph W. Nichols
This is my third copy of this book. It keeps wearing out. I keep it by my bed bookcase and read it regularly. Covers a lot of material for a small book. extremely informative. Read morePublished on November 16, 2011 by anonymous
First published in 1977 under the title The Varieties of Meditative Experience, Goleman's book is a clear and straightforward presentation of various meditative disciplines... Read morePublished on March 27, 2011 by Craig Shoemake