Slow: Simple Living for a Frantic World

Slow: Simple Living for a Frantic World Are you constantly striving to keep up with life s busy expectations It s easy to feel consumed with the desire to succeed and acquire , and miss the simple opportunities waiting for you to slow down a walk in the forest, sharing laughter with family, a personal moment of gratitude Once upon

The Art of Living

The Art of Living Master the art of living from one of the world s most revered spiritual leaders Thich Nhat Hanh, the world s most renowned Zen master, turns his mindful attention to the most important subject of all the art of living The bestselling author of The Miracle of Mindfulness presents, for the first t

How to Eat (Mindfulness Essentials, #2)

How to Eat (Mindfulness Essentials, #2) Eating is a chance to return to the present moment.How to Eat is the second in Parallax s series of how to titles by Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh These friendly, pocket sized books contain several delightful illustrations by Jason DeAntonis, and are appropriate for those practicing in any spiritual t

Silence: The Power of Quiet in a World Full of Noise

Silence: The Power of Quiet in a World Full of Noise The Zen master and one of the world s most beloved teachers returns with a concise, practical guide to understanding and developing our most powerful inner resource silence to help us find happiness, purpose, and peace Many people embark on a seemingly futile search for happiness, running as if the

How to Relax (Mindfulness Essentials, #5)

How to Relax (Mindfulness Essentials, #5) How to Relax is part of The Mindfulness Essentials series of how to titles by Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh, introducing beginners and reminding seasoned practitioners of the essentials of mindfulness practice Pocket sized, with original two color illustrations by Jason DeAntonis, How to Relax shows h

How to Love (Mindfulness Essentials, #3)

How to Love (Mindfulness Essentials, #3) The third title in Parallax s Mindfulness Essentials Series of how to titles by Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh, How to Love introduces beginners and reminds seasoned practitioners of the essentials of mindfulness practice This time Nhat Hanh brings his signature clarity, compassion, and humor to the th

Shinrin-Yoku: The Art and Science of Forest Bathing

Shinrin-Yoku: The Art and Science of Forest Bathing Shinrin Forest Yoku Bathing Shinrin Yoku or forest bathing is the practice of spending time in the forest for better health, happiness and a sense of calm A pillar of Japanese culture for decades, Shinrin Yoku is a way to reconnect with nature, from walking mindfully in the woods, to a break in

How to Fight

How to Fight Learn how to relax the bonds of anger, attachment, and delusion through mindfulness and kindness toward ourselves and others The Mindfulness Essentials series introduces beginners and reminds seasoned practitioners of the essentials of mindfulness practice This time Nhat Hanh brings his signature

No Mud, No Lotus: The Art of Transforming Suffering

No Mud, No Lotus: The Art of Transforming Suffering The secret to happiness is to acknowledge and transform suffering, not to run away from it In No Mud, No Lotus, Thich Nhat Hanh offers practices and inspiration for transforming suffering and finding true joy Thich Nhat Hanh acknowledges that because suffering can feel so bad, we try to run away f

Joy on Demand: The Art of Discovering the Happiness Within

Joy on Demand: The Art of Discovering the Happiness Within A long awaited follow up to the New York Times bestselling Search Inside Yourself shows us how to cultivate joy within the context of our fast paced lives and explains why it is critical to creativity, innovation, confidence, and ultimately success in every arena In Joy on Demand, Meng shows that y

After Buddhism: Rethinking the Dharma for a Secular Age

After Buddhism: Rethinking the Dharma for a Secular Age Some twenty five centuries after the Buddha started teaching, his message continues to inspire people across the globe, including those living in predominantly secular societies But what does it mean to adapt religious practices to secular contexts Stephen Batchelor, an internationally known aut

How to Sit (Mindfulness Essentials, #1)

How to Sit (Mindfulness Essentials, #1) How to Sit is the first in a new series of how to titles by Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh that introduces beginners to and reminds seasoned practitioners of the essentials of mindfulness practice Pocket sized with bold black and white illustrations by Jason DeAntonis, How to Sit provides explicit, sim

The Rinzai Zen Way: A Guide to Practice

The Rinzai Zen Way: A Guide to Practice The first accessible beginner s guide to Rinzai Zen practice.The recognition of the true nature of oneself and the universe is the aim of Rinzai Zen but that experience, known as kensho, is really just the beginning of a life of refining that discovery and putting it into practice in the world R

The Way of Zen

The Way of Zen In his definitive introduction to Zen Buddhism, Alan Watts explains the principles and practices of this ancient religion to Western readers With a rare combination of freshness and lucidity, he delves into the origins and history of Zen to explain what it means for the world today with incredible