Beginning Mindfulness: Learning the Way of Awareness by Andrew Weiss

By Andrew Weiss

As a instructor of meditation, Andrew Weiss came upon that scholars spoke back most sensible whilst he broke down the method of mindfulness into discrete and revolutionary steps. figuring out that almost all humans had little time to commit to meditation, he additionally made it his precedence to educate the direct program of mindfulness to everyday life. over the years, he built a chain of handouts in keeping with basic steps that shape the root of this e-book. meant for laypeople practising of their paintings and kin lives with no the luxurious of lengthy meditation retreats, starting Mindfulness is deeply rooted in Buddhist perform yet continues to be unbound through one specific Buddhist culture. Weiss skillfully blends the traditions of his Korean and Vietnamese academics in addition to Hindu yogic tips on how to create a meditation guide that's either useful and encouraging.

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1 The Vast, Common Tradition First is the superb and gloriousZurpatradition, king among all vidyadharas of mantra, which interprets the Secret Essence Tantra according to the Mahayoga scriptures. 2 The Profound, Uncommon Tradition 'This has three pam: 1 The explanation of the meaning of the title 2. A synopsis of the crucial points of the meaning of the subject 3 An extensive explanation of the meaning of the words of this tantra The second tradition is explained according to the unsurpassed wisdom intent of the Lions of Speech, [the omniscient masters] Rongzompa and Longchenpa, who assert that this tantra is the Maha of Ati and, among the three divisions of the Great Perfection, holds the same crucial points as that of the Ati of Maha.

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