WorldCat Identities

Khema, Ayya

Overview
Works: 128 works in 290 publications in 6 languages and 2,105 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Miscellanea  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Creator, Honoree, Contributor
Classifications: BQ5612, 294.3444
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ayya Khema
Be an island : the Buddhist practice of inner peace by Ayya Khema( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the best-selling author of Being Nobody, Going Nowhere, Be an Island guides us along the path of Buddhist meditation with direct and practical advice, giving us contemplative tools to develop a healthy sense of personal being. Be an Island is at once an introduction to the teachings of Buddhism and a rich continuation of Ayya Khema's personal vision of Buddhist practice
Being nobody, going nowhere by Ayya Khema( Book )

15 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the iron eagle flies : Buddhism for the West by Ayya Khema( Book )

12 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meditatie volgens de voorschriften van het Theravada-boeddhisme door een westerse boeddhistische non
Who is my self? : a guide to Buddhist meditation : the Poṭṭhapāda Sutta, the Buddha's words on self and consciousness by Ayya Khema( Book )

10 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Self-transformation is an essential element in all forms of Buddhist meditation -- from Tantra to Zen. Ayya Khema, author of the best-selling Being Nobody, Going Nowhere, uses one of the earliest Buddhist suttas to guide readers along the path of the oldest Buddhist meditative practice for understanding the nature of "self." By following the Buddha's explanation with clear, insightful examples from her years of teaching meditation, she guides us back and forth between the relative understanding and higher realizations of the Buddhist concept of "self." Her thoughtful contemp
Being nobody, going nowhere : meditations on the Buddhist path by Ayya Khema( Book )

12 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in English and Dutch and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this lucid classic, beloved teacher Ayya Khema introduces the reader to the essence of the Buddhist path. She addresses the how and why of meditation, providing a clear framework for understanding the nature of karma and rebirth and the entirety of the eightfold path. With specific, practical advice Ayya Khema illuminates the practices of compassion and sympathetic joy and offers forthright guidance in working with the hindrances that we all encounter in meditation. Few introductory books are both simple and profound. Being Nobody, Going Nowhere is both
Visible here and now : the Buddha's teachings on the rewards of spiritual practice by Ayya Khema( Book )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Know where you're going : a complete Buddhist guide to meditation, faith and everyday transcendence by Ayya Khema( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chan yu zi zai jie tuo by ma Kai( Book )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in Chinese and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben shu cong chan zuo de zhong yao xing yu fang fa ru shou, zhi chu chan xiu ju you jing hua xin ling de gong yong, bao gua xiao chu fan luan de nian tou, rang xin ling zhuan yi er bu san luan, rang xin ling bao chi ling huo, yi ji chan sheng jing mi de xin ling li liang
Yi fa wei zhou by Kai Ma( Book )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in Chinese and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sei dir selbst eine Insel Wege zur Emanzipation des Geistes ; die Kunst des Loslassens durch Selbstbefreiung und Meditation by Ayya Khema( Book )

12 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buddha ohne Geheimnis : die Lehre für den Alltag by Ayya Khema( Book )

10 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in German and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Come and see for yourself : the Buddhist path to happiness by Ayya Khema( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meditation ohne Geheimnis by Ayya Khema( Book )

8 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in German and Undetermined and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Das Geheimnis von Leben und Tod : das Wesen der Buddha-Lehre aus weiblicher Sicht by Ayya Khema( Book )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in German and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ohne mich ist das Leben ganz einfach : der Weg des Buddha zur vollkommenen Freiheit by Ayya Khema( Book )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in German and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Karma by Ayya Khema( Book )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in German and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nicht so viel denken, mehr lieben : Buddha und Jesus im Dialog by Ayya Khema( Book )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in German and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Das Grösste ist die Liebe die Bergpredigt und das Hohelied der Liebe aus buddhistischer Sicht by Ayya Khema( Book )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in German and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kom en zie! : Boeddha's aanwijzingen voor een gelukkig leven by Ayya Khema( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in Dutch and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Theorie en praktijk van het boeddhisme volgens de theravada-traditie als methode om tijdelijk en uiteindelijk geluk te verwerven
Ich schenke euch mein Leben : die aussergewc̈he Lebensgeschichte einer deutschen Buddhistin by Ayya Khema( Book )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in German and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Be an island : the Buddhist practice of inner peace
Alternative Names
Ai ya Kai ma 1923-1997

Aiya-Kaima 1923-1997

Ayya Khema

Ayya Khema 1923-1997

Ayya Khema buddhistische Nonne

Ayya Khema German Buddhist nun

Kaima, Aiya 1923-1997

Khema 1923- Sister

Khema, Ayya 1923-1997

Khema, Sister, 1923-

Kussel, Ilse 1923-1997

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Being nobody, going nowhereWhen the iron eagle flies : Buddhism for the WestWho is my self? : a guide to Buddhist meditation : the Poṭṭhapāda Sutta, the Buddha's words on self and consciousnessBeing nobody, going nowhere : meditations on the Buddhist pathVisible here and now : the Buddha's teachings on the rewards of spiritual practiceCome and see for yourself : the Buddhist path to happiness