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Meditation for Life

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In Meditation for Life, Martine Batchelor's writing -- through a mix of anecdote, humor, and practical instruction -- brings to bear her considerable experience as a meditation teacher as she explains the techniques of three major Buddhist traditions: Theravada, Tibetan, and Zen, while Stephen Batchelor's full-color photographs invite even the most seasoned practitioner to ...more
Paperback, 168 pages
Published March 9th 1996 by Wisdom Publications
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Recommends it for: buddhism beginners, spiritual women
I can't believe no one on Goodreads has read this book! At a time when I was searching for something more, I read this book and it made beautiful sense to me. The author, Martine Batchelor, discusses Buddhism and meditation from her perspective as a woman who has lived sequestered among monks at a monastery. Maybe it was my own personal zeitgeist, but I have a fondness for this book. It made me appreciate and relate to everything external to myself.
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