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Still… Like a clear forest pool – Ajahn Chah – Essence of Buddhism

I found this book so encouraging in my own practice. Don’t think about the obstacles you’ve already passed; don’t worry about those you have not yet seen. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. So in meditation too — you observe your thoughts coming into and going out of your mind. The teachings are simple, yet uncompromising. If you do not understand such movement, you will chase after thought constructions and be at their mercy.

Is it worth reading? No Time Like the Present. Sandra rated it it was amazing Oct 02, Tristan Cook rated it really liked it Aug 28, Don’t even wish to be rid of thoughts. Lists with This Book.

If pooll are going to buy one book on Theravadan mindfulness meditation instructions, let this be the one. My Land and My People. To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number. Learn more about Amazon Giveaway. Just a grouping of Achaan Chah’s insights on life okay, a slight pun via insight meditation.


Understand this chxh simply enjoy pol life go by. After graduating from Dartmouth College in Asian Studies in he joined the Peace Corps and worked on tropical medicine teams in the Mekong River valley. Sep 16, Colten Blair rated it it was amazing Shelves: Yet your mind itself does not come and go with them — it just is naturally there, still, observing, letting things flow in and letting them flow out of themselves. When you sit, ppol it be. This is a book I see myself rereading for many years.

Jul 29, Johnny Broccoli rated it it was amazing Shelves: It is not clear whether Acchan Cha is saying or it is a paraphrase of editors. Jun 03, Phil Calandra rated it really liked it.

So you just allow them to flow in and out of your mind naturally. Share your thoughts with other customers.

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Happiness and sorrow are part of this movement of mind, this thought construction.

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Dec 12, Lindsay rated it liked it. Investigate suffering, see its causes, and put an end to them right now, rather than merely dealing with their effects. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. Amazon Giveaway allows you to run promotional giveaways in order to create buzz, reward your audience, and attract new followers and customers. Or, get it for Kobo Super Points! Food for the Heart: There atill no discussion topics on this book yet.


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It is just naturally still, silent, naturally watching and aware. You are just sitting there quiet and still, beside the pool — observing all this. He goes right to the heart of the fprest and makes it so easy.

When I began reading Buddhist writings awhile ago, I was interested in Buddhism as a way to help deepen my practice of meditation and prayer. Achaan Chah spent many years walking and meditating in the forest monastery of Wat Ba Pong, engaging in the uncomplicated and disciplined Buddhist practice called dhudanga. No discriminating between good and stiol, hot and cold, fast and slow.

He also has quite a sense of humor. Which lotus do you choose to be?