The Joy of Living has ratings and reviews. Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche’s first book weaves together scientific knowledge of mind with Tibetan. A New York Times Bestseller! An illuminating perspective on the science of meditation—and a handbook for transforming our minds, bodies, and lives. The Joy of Living by Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche. likes · 21 talking about this. ‘ There is real wisdom here. Fresh and clear Read this book’ Richard Gere.
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But he also has an insatiable curiosity and interest in Western studies in neurology, psychology, and philosophy, and he tries to synthesize what he learns with what he knows from his Buddhis There are probably as many books about meditation as there are meditators, so what makes this book different and why does it earn five stars?
It is one of my ‘lifetime best’ books – cant recommend it highly enough. We are experiencing technical difficulties. Also, the fact that Yongey in a few years after this book suddenly leaves his monastery and everything he has behind, and lives four years as a wandering yogi, makes me like him more.
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The connections between science and spirituality were the best I’ve ever heard! This path to enlightenment, it is taught, requires more than a sitting meditation practice alone.
May 27, Pages. Keep track of your visited pages and interaction taken Analytics: The Joy of Living: May od, Pages Buy. Treasured by Buddhists of all traditions, The Way of the Bodhisattva Bodhicharyavatara is a guide to cultivating the mind of enlightenment and to generating the qualities of love, compassion, generosity, and patience.
What did you like best about this story? Unveiling here the kind of cutting-edge research that has made them giants in their fields, Daniel Goleman and Richard J Davidson show us the truth about what meditation can really do for us. I came away encouraged by the compatibility of meditative Buddhist As an entree into Buddhist thought, this book was excellent. This book was a good intro in training to achieve a “natural mind” or Enlightenment, a mind in its natural state, free from conceptual limitations.
This book was too many feel-good things at once. You minggyur change these settings at any time. There are probably as many books about meditation as there are meditators, so what makes this book different livving why does it earn five stars? Remember your login details Advertising: Free with day trial Membership details Membership details 30 days livin membership free, plus 1 audiobook and 2 Audible Originals to get you started.
I found livkng a tad light on practical tips, and a bit heavy on the supernatural towards the end.
What is the Joy of Living?
If your own mind is calm, then the people around you will experience a similar degree of calmness. Jjoy this book and then feeling the small changes during my daily life that came with it was very fulfilling.
He effortlessly makes connections between seemingly disparate and complex disciplines, and makes the journey sparkle.
If the subject matter interests you, I’d recommend it. This isn’t big news, but it’s cool to hear how science has proven this. A beautiful and practical introduction to some Buddhist principles. He learned that the sharpest edge of science often folds neatly into Buddhism.
Trivia About The Joy of Living Easy to listen to the readers voice. If mingyjr all followed this simple path there would be no pain and suffering on this planet.
It turns out that meditation, when done by people who have done it for a long time and are good at it, makes people incredibly happy and peaceful. But he also has an insatiable curiosity and interest in Western studies in neurology, psychology, and philosophy, and he tries to synthesize what he learns with what he knows from his Buddhist tradition.
Remember language version you selected Functionality: I think this is one of those rare books I will dip into again and again for something new or rediscovered. Remember social media moy Functionality: With a foreword by bestselling author Daniel Goleman, The Joy of Living is a stunning breakthrough, an illuminating vision of the science of Buddhism and a handbook for transforming our minds, bodies, and lives. After talking to my dad, he suggested I read this book.