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Practicing the Presence of Peace

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A 300 Year Old Spiritual Classic Gives Birth to a Contemporary Masterpiece! Can we experience the presence of peace every day, all day, while washing the dishes, feeding the cat, or riding the bus on the way to work? Can we experience this presence when the kids are fighting, the boss is frustrated and the stock market is in tatters? This book says absolutely yes, and ...more
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Published (first published April 1st 2009)
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Sara
Is a lot of this book repetitive (especially in the middle)? Yes. Does that dilute its importance? No!

Basically the premise is this - to have a happy life, invite Peace into everything you do. Everything in life is a thought - to bring peace in, when you have a thought, ask: Am I at peace with this thought? If you have to think on the answer, the answer is NO. If the answer is no, you have two options to bring peace/happiness: 1- Be at peace with the fact that you are not at peace with the thoug
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Marci
Sep 08, 2009 Marci is currently reading it  ·  review of another edition
Practicing Peace couldn't have come at a better time. My boss left work and the author contacted me to do a review. The idea is simple: be at peace with your thought or dismiss the thought and replace it with something else. So far very buddhist. . .
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