From the best-selling author of Being Nobody, Going Nowhere, Ayya Khema’s Be an Island guides us along the path of Buddhist meditation. Read “Be an Island The Buddhist Practice of Inner Peace” by Ayya Khema with Rakuten Kobo. From the best-selling author of Being Nobody, Going Nowhere. Ayya Khema (August 25, – November 2, ) was a Buddhist teacher and was very . Windhorse Publications, , ISBN ; Be an Island: The Buddhist practice of Inner Peace, Wisdom Publications, , ISBN
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Be an Island is at once an introduction to the teachings of Buddhism and a rich continuation of Ayya Khema’s personal vision of Bu From the best-selling author of Being Nobody, Going NowhereAyya Khema’s Be an Island guides us along the path of Buddhist meditation with direct and practical advice, giving us contemplative tools to develop a healthy sense of personal being.
At age twenty-two, Khema married a man seventeen years her senior named Johannes and they moved to an apartment in the Hongkou District. The Art of Disappearing.
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How to write a great review. Mindfulness in Plain English. It is a clearly written book and an syya to the practitioner. We appreciate your feedback. Losing one’s life energy is actually a very pleasant state, because there’s less self-assertion, I mean you haven’t got the energy to assert yourself. Chi ama i libri sceglie Kobo bee inMondadori. It will get isladn to square one, point in the right direction, though as some have said and I agree she is somewhat rigid in her thinking, probably a product of her discipline and the method of practice she inherited from her teacher.
Ayya Khema has written twenty-five books on meditation and the Buddha’s teachings in English and German; her books have been translated into seven languages. Founded women’s Buddhist organisations.
Wendy rated it really liked islanx Sep 13, Ian Schneider rated it really liked it Jul 20, Lee rated it liked it Jan 12, I’ve enjoyed all of Ayya Khema’s books so far, and at the moment this one might be my favourite. The Pocket Pema Chodron. Old Path White Clouds. Daniel rated it it was amazing Jan 06, Love this little book.
Be an Island: The Buddhist Practice of Inner Peace
Want to Read saving…. In other projects Wikimedia Commons. Eileen rated it it was amazing Jun 01, Your display name should be at least 2 characters long. It took me a while to get used to her jargon and her use of Pali rather than Sanskrit.
Khema’s desire to become a Buddhist nun led her to Thailand where she studied with Tan Ajahn Singtong for three months. That seemed to be less and less life energy within the body, and I just was relaxing into that.
In I was able to fulfill a long-standing wish and went on pilgrimage to the Holy Places in India for six months. Overall rating No ratings yet 0. Jan 31, Philosopherdog rated it it was amazing. Close Report a review At Kobo, we try to ensure that published reviews do not contain rude or profane language, spoilers, or any of our reviewer’s personal information.
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