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Bringing Home the Dharma Audiobook

Bringing Home the Dharma: Awakening Right Where You Are

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Publisher's Summary

If you want to find inner peace and wisdom, you don't need to move to an ashram or monastery. Your life, just as it is, is the perfect place to be. Jack Kornfield, one of America's most respected Buddhist teachers, shares this and other key lessons gleaned from more than 40 years of committed study and practice. Topics include:

  • How to cultivate loving-kindness, compassion, joy, and equanimity
  • Conscious parenting
  • Spirituality and sexuality
  • The way of forgiveness
  • Committing ourselves to healing the suffering in the world

Bringing Home the Dharma includes simple meditation practices for awakening our buddha nature - our wise and understanding heart - amid the ups and downs of our ordinary daily lives.

©2011 Jack Kornfield (P)2014 Audible Inc.

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  • Louise
    WASHINGTON, DC, United States
    12/07/15
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    "Excellent"

    filled with reverence and love. thank you Jack for these teachings I really enjoyed this book

    5 of 5 people found this review helpful
  • Amazon Customer
    7/06/15
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    "Practice is the Key!"

    Bring home the Dharma and share it with the world. Thanks for another beautiful teaching.

    5 of 5 people found this review helpful
  • Tamara
    6/06/15
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    "Perfection. Sheer audible/literary Perfection."

    The content of this book will change the life of anyone who really hears it, who truly "reads" it.
    The content of this book is only matched with the glorious sound of its main narrator: Edoardo Ballerini. Undoubtedly the most profound book I've ever come across, & certainly the most influential, 2nd only to the Holy Bible, from which I believe. However, the Dharma, as you'll learn, can be lived, & breathed, & practiced in all of us, through all of us. Upon completing this work, I immediately began listening to it again.
    Simply beautiful. What are you holding on to?

    10 of 11 people found this review helpful
  • Evidence
    WA, usa
    26/03/15
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    "I don't know what to say."

    So professional. Extremely relevant.

    The insight on adult and children's perspectives is worth the price of admission, alone.

    The detailed accounts of the spiritual retreats is also helpful for mediating on purpose beyond observing awareness.

    You are gonna get tools for myriad of psychological constructs.

    If you are considering picking this up. Do it. What's fifteen dollars, anyways?

    14 of 16 people found this review helpful
  • Leah C. Chevalier
    29/05/16
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    "amazing"

    Beautiful insightful book, no matter your spiritual path. I will definitely relisten to this book.

    2 of 2 people found this review helpful
  • Stanley
    United States
    11/02/15
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    "Learn about 2,500 years of collected Wisdom"

    History and Tradition of the various paths towards Enlightenment/Nirvana. The author's specialty is teaching to Americans without the religion parts Buddhism.

    4 of 5 people found this review helpful
  • Diana
    9/02/17
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    "Strong Sense Of "I""
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    The book was a lot of self promotion on the part of the author. He has a strong sense of "I". Amusing that a book on Buddhist dharma has so many sentences that start with the word "I". For serious students, or those that wish to become serious students, of Buddha Dharma this is not the book for them.

    2 of 3 people found this review helpful
  • Heather
    23/06/15
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    "Worth Your Time!"

    Enjoyed this book a great deal. As usual Jack's way of examining and explaining the 'middle way' is easy to understand and digest. An interesting perspective of many years practice. Would suggest this to anyone interested in words of honest lived wisdom.

    2 of 3 people found this review helpful
  • Derek A. Powers
    San Diego
    2/08/17
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    "I learn something new every time I read it!"

    It's the 5th or 6th time I've read this book and it keeps revealing something new every time. The narration is relaxing and easy to take in.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • SMP
    14/07/17
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    "I miss Jack"

    I want Mr Kornfield to read his own work. I couldn't even listen to this.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
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  • M. D. Wilson
    London uk
    8/02/16
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    "my favourite of all books"

    it's a book for life.. I return to it Timè and time again.
    a wealth of wisdom and insight.A wonderful comforting reader in Eduardo Ballarini.

    6 of 6 people found this review helpful
  • Chris
    25/10/16
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    "Open minded"

    Very wise & open minded. Bringing light to subjects that need addressing, sex, drugs (psychedelics) etc.

    2 of 2 people found this review helpful
  • Amazon Customer
    16/09/17
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    "Inspired,moved and touched"

    As a first time reader on this topic I must say what a great book pointing out the simplicity of life when a certain approach is taken.I love the power of forgiveness and the act of living in the present time,pushes you to open up your inner perspective regarding the planet and all living things .....

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful

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