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A wonderful book which clarifies many aspects of the meditative experience.
It's good as far as he goes, but one is left with the impression that he didn't quite have enough material for a full book and so padded it with example after example.
Others unknowingly lock themselves into patterns of meditation that "follow the rules" without finding out what works best for them.
This is an excellent book. I think it is really helpful in giving us fresh perspectives on our meditation practice, showing clearly how we can be unnecessarily rigid, dogmatic,... Read morePublished 6 days ago by Peter King
It's good as far as he goes, but one is left with the impression that he didn't quite have enough material for a full book and so padded it with example after example. Read morePublished 9 months ago by Craig Bergland
A wonderful book which clarifies many aspects of the meditative experience. It will be helpful for beginners as well as long term meditators. Love it!Published 14 months ago by Mr. Robert P. Kaczan
Very interesting perspective on meditation. I am interested in applying it to my practice and exploring it's benefits. Read morePublished 23 months ago by Richard Steinberg
Siff relates his own evolution from Tibetan and especially Vipassana training into a more fluid, open-ended direction which he calls Recollective Awareness Training. Read morePublished 23 months ago by Joyce
Unlearning meditation states a case for allowing meditation to be free of rules and expectations. Jason Siff helps meditation practitioners to become more open in their meditation. Read morePublished on March 28, 2011 by Barry
I started meditating twenty-five years ago, and the first forty to fifty pages of Siff's book resonated with my own experiences. Read morePublished on February 20, 2011 by jfpessoa
UNLEARNING MEDITATION: WHAT TO DO WHEN THE INSTRUCTIONS GET IN THE WAY is for any collection strong in Buddhist thought, offering keys to approaching meditation in a new way. Read morePublished on October 18, 2010 by Midwest Book Review
This book started out wonderful. The premise of the book is that we are often too rigid in our meditation practice. Read morePublished on August 18, 2010 by BuddingWriter