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Meditation in Action, Chögyam Trungpa

A classic teaching on bring meditation into the world. Chögyam Trungpa shows how the practice of sitting meditation can be extended into all activities of our life, further developing the qualities of awareness, wisdom and compassion.
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Zen Mind, Beginner's Mind, Shunryu Suzuki

The seminal book on Zen for Western audiences. Shunryu Suzuki describes the basic posture and breathing technique of meditation and, most importantly, the basic attitudes that make Zen practice possible as a way of life.
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Peace is Every Step, Thich Nhat Hanh

Beautifully written and presented in simple language, this is a work about making spiritual friends with every situation that might cause frustration or stress.
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What the Buddha Taught, Walpola Rahula

The standard work devoted to the thorough explication of the fundamental Buddhist teachings and concepts. Wapola Rahula is a scholar and monk in the Theravada
tradition of Buddhism.
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Cutting Through Spiritual Materialism, Chögyam Trungpa

A seminal work about the self-deception that leads to spiritual materialism. Chögyam Trungpa presents a portrait of what constitutes the true spiritual path of cutting through confusion and ego to reveal our basic awakened state of mind.
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Heart of Buddhist Meditation, Nyanaponika Thera

A work of great depth and humility offered to those looking to cultivate the proper attitude and technique for practicing mindfulness meditation. Based on the Buddha's Discourse on Satipatthana, commonly known as the Four Foundations of Mindfulness.
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Seeking the Heart of Wisdom, Joseph Goldstein and Jack Kornfield

Clear and simple, this book contains instructions and exercises on the technique of insight meditation by co-founders of the Insight Meditation Society in Barre, MA.
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Speaking of Silence: Christians and Buddhists in Dialogue, ed. Susan Szpakowski

Speaking of Silence emerged out of interfaith dialogues among leading spiritual thinkers of our time, which took place at Naropa University in the 1980s. Contributors include the Dalai Lama, Chögyam Trungpa, Thomas Keating and Tessa Bielecki.
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