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Awake in the Wild: Mindfulness in Nature as a Path of Self-Discovery

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“Nature deficit disorder” has become an increasingly challenging problem in our hyper modern world. In Awake in the Wild, Mark Coleman shows seekers how to remedy this widespread malady by reconnecting with nature through Buddhism. Each short (two to three pages) chapter includes a concrete nature meditation relating to such topics as Attuning to the Natural World, Reflect ...more
Paperback, 224 pages
Published November 1st 2006 by New World Library
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Katrina Dreamer
I felt such excitement and joy reading this book...so many great exercises and meditations and a simple and elegant wisdom that comes from the author's many years studying Buddhism. I feel these practices marry well with my own terrapsychological practices.
Isa Rosekrans
This is a wonderful book if you like to meditate and need some guidance.
I think the outdoor meditation exercises are particularly good and I like Mark Coleman's insights and perspectives.
Hwalmer Walmer
Have just read a few passages and already am enjoying this fine book;
like a dharma friend to join on a hike anywhere, 'in nature'.
Hwalmer Walmer
on reading few passages this is like a dear friend and dharma brother, gently showing what we are present with, in this moment
Vicki
This book was required reading for a class I took, but I really enjoyed it! Excellent guidance for mindful meditation in nature.
Erin
Love the connection between mindfulness and nature, this book was very special to me.
Maya
I loved all the meditations in the book.
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“Climb the mountains and get their good tidings. Nature’s peace will flow into you as sunshine flows into trees. The winds will blow their freshness into you, and the storms their energy, while cares will drop off you like falling leaves. —John Muir, Nature Writings” 0 likes
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