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Jack Kornfield

Clinical psychologist, meditation instructor and author

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Sharon Salzberg

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Stephan Bodian

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The Seven Spiritual Laws of Success: A Pocketbook Guide to Fulfilling Your Dreams (One Hour of Wisdom)

Chopra explains laws of pure potentiality, giving, karma, least effort, intention and desire, detachment and dharma, allowing readers to become better listeners and throw away desires to control everything
Posted: 03/11/2008 04:30 PM EST more »


True Meditation: Discover the Freedom of Pure Awareness

Adyashanti guides readers to let go of all distractions to experience fully the natural state through meditation.
Posted: 03/11/2008 04:29 PM EST more »


When Things Fall Apart: Heart Advice for Difficult Times

As one of the leading Western Buddhists, Chodron encourages readers to accept that life is “groundless,” to help them face their fears and life’s rocky road more easily.
Posted: 03/11/2008 04:31 PM EST more »


Wherever You Go, There You Are: Mindfulness Meditation in Everyday Life

In this “workout for your consciousness,” Kabat-Zinn explores how meditation can turn your focus of “doing” into “being” and shows readers how to live in the moment without thinking about the past or future.
Posted: 03/11/2008 04:33 PM EST more »