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Kornfield, Jack 1945-

Overview
Works: 210 works in 601 publications in 11 languages and 12,057 library holdings
Genres: Paraphrases  Instructional films  Nonfiction films  Educational films  Handbooks and manuals  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Speaker, Narrator, Editor, Creator, Contributor, Author of introduction, Author of afterword, colophon, etc.
Classifications: BQ5660, 294.3444
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Jack Kornfield
 
Most widely held works by Jack Kornfield
A path with heart : a guide through the perils and promises of spiritual life by Jack Kornfield( Book )

49 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 1,203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to reconciling Buddhist spirituality with the American way of life addresses the challenges of spiritual living in the modern world and offers guidance for bringing a sense of the sacred to everyday experience
After the ecstasy, the laundry : how the heart grows wise on the spiritual path by Jack Kornfield( Book )

36 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 989 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the nation's leading Buddhist teachers uses stories to reveal the secret of discovering wisdom while pursuing personal spirituality
The wise heart : a guide to the universal teachings of Buddhist psychology by Jack Kornfield( Book )

10 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and Chinese and held by 870 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a guide to Buddhist psychology, concepts, and practices, offering techniques for healing, training, and transforming the mind
Meditation for beginners by Jack Kornfield( Recording )

26 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 775 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers a step-by-step method for bringing the fruits of meditation into one's life, enabling readers to create tranquility and loving kindness every day
Seeking the heart of wisdom : the path of insight meditation by Joseph Goldstein( Book )

31 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers hindrances to meditation, the need for compassion, reconciliation between responsible action and a life of nonattachment, and the law of karma
The art of forgiveness, lovingkindness, and peace by Jack Kornfield( Book )

16 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A leading spiritual teacher shares quotations, step-by-step spiritual guidelines, teachings, and memorable anecdotes that explore the art of forgiveness and the need to restore peace, love, and healing to wounded hearts
A still forest pool : the insight meditation of Achaan Chah by Phra Phōthiyānathēra( Book )

18 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buddhist master Achaan Chah spent years meditating in a forest monastery of Thailand. This remarkable book reflects his simple and powerful message as well as the quiet, joyful Buddhist practice of dhudanga, or ""everyday mindfulness, "" with profound insights for the West
Teachings of the Buddha by Jack Kornfield( Book )

18 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This treasury of essential Buddhist writings draws from the most popular Indian, Tibetan, Chinese, and Japanese sources. Some of the earliest recorded sayings of the Buddha on the practice of freedom, passages from later Indian scriptures on the perfection of wisdom, verses from Tibetan masters on the enlightened mind, and songs in praise of meditation by Zen teachers are among the selections. The book also includes traditional instruction on how to practice sitting meditation, cultivate calm awareness, and live with compassion. Jack Kornfield, one of the most respected American Buddhist teachers, has compiled these teachings to impart the essence and inspiration of Buddhism to readers of all spiritual traditions."--Jacket
Guided meditations for self-healing by Jack Kornfield( Recording )

9 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Kornfield guides listeners through medications created specifically to ease physical and emotional suffering and activate a powerful capacity for restoring oneself to wholeness. Listeners join this leading meditation teacher and psychologist for a systematic teaching on the healing power of attention, plus other essential practices
Buddhist meditation for beginners by Jack Kornfield( Recording )

14 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Kornfield offers a collection of his most popular teachings. This set includes four complete audio learning courses
Living Buddhist masters by Jack Kornfield( Book )

21 editions published between 1977 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lamp in the darkness : illuminating the path through difficult times by Jack Kornfield( Recording )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With deep understanding and compassionate warmth, Jack Kornfield illuminates a safe-and sane-pathway through difficulty, as we explore practices created for times of crisis but applicable and useful throughout our daily lives: Equanimity and Peace-how to hold the sorrows and struggles of our world and our selves in balance while seeing the great peace behind it all
Bringing home the dharma : awakening right where you are by Jack Kornfield( Book )

3 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"If we want to find inner peace and wisdom, we needn't move to an ashram or monastery. Our buddha nature--our natural warmth and insight--can be discovered right where we are, in the context of our relationships, our family lives, and in our efforts help and serve others. Popular spiritual teacher Jack Kornfield shares this and other key lessons gleaned from more than forty years of committed study and practice. A student of some of the most revered meditation masters of the twentieth century, Kornfield offers keen observations about the rise of mindfulness practice in the West and shares his insights on finding freedom right where we are. Topics include: How to cultivate loving-kindness, compassion, joy, and equanimity. Conscious parenting. Overcoming the common obstacles to awakening. Spirituality and sexuality. Committing ourselves to easing the suffering in the world. The way of forgiveness, and much more"--
Meditation for beginners by Jack Kornfield( Visual )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction to a form of meditation drawing on Buddhist practices. Covers: daily exercises; body postures and breathing; clearing distractions and cultivating awareness; the energy of love as a healing power; how to "make friends" with anger; the importance of forgiveness; how to focus healing attention on the body
Guided meditation six essential practices to cultivate love, awareness, and wisdom by Jack Kornfield( Recording )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Jack Kornfield Guided Meditation provides consice and gentle training 'of the heart and mind' to enjoy the fruits of this centuries - old art."--Container
The Buddha is still teaching : contemporary Buddhist wisdom( Book )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author of "Teachings of the Buddha" delivers a collection of inspiring Buddhist teachings, interpreted for a new generation by contemporary teachers including the Dalai Lama, Thich Nhat Hahn, and Pema Chdrn
Soul food : stories to nourish the spirit and the heart( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The inner art of meditation by Jack Kornfield( Recording )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study course on Vipassanna ("Insight") meditation which teaches the foundations of mindfulness, the Eightfold Path, developing the ability to listen to your inner self, proper sitting postures, working with energies and emotions, various meditaton exercises and the integration of meditation into one's daily life
Living dharma : teachings of twelve Buddhist masters by Jack Kornfield( Book )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and French and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this book (previously published under the title Living Buddhist Masters), Jack Kornfield presents the heart of Buddhist practice as taught by twelve highly respected masters from Southeast Asia, Here, renowned teachers such as Mahasi Sayadaw, U Ba Khin, Mohnyin Sayadaw, and Achaan Maha Boowa describe a rich variety of meditation techniques--practices that can lead to the dissolution of a limited sense of self, an awakening of insight, compassion for all beings, and the realization of Nirvana. In other chapters, Achaan Chaa, Achaan Buddhadasa, and Sunlun Sayadaw offer practices clarifying the essential attitude that will allow each person to discover the truth of the Buddha's teaching here and now--the living Dharma. The book also provides an introduction to the basic tenets of Buddhism and a look at the Buddhist tradition as taught in Burma, Thailand, and Laos
Stories of the spirit, stories of the heart : parables of the spiritual path from around the world( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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A path with heart : a guide through the perils and promises of spiritual life
Alternative Names
Bhikku, Sunno 1945-

Jack Kornfield American writer

Jack Kornfield Amerikaans auteur

Jack Kornfield US-amerikanischer Lehrer des Buddhismus und der Meditation

Kornfield, Jack

Kornfield, Jack Murray 1945-

Kornfild, Dzhek 1945-

Suñño 1945- Bhikkhu

Suñño Bhikkhu

Suñño, Bhikkhu, 1945-

Suñño Bhikkhu (Jack Kornfield)

Sunno Bhikku 1945-

Корнфилд, Джек 1945-

קורנפילד, ג'ק 1945-

콘필드, 잭 1945-

コーンフィールド, ジャック

Languages
English (183)

German (35)

Chinese (25)

Spanish (15)

French (14)

Dutch (7)

Italian (4)

Czech (4)

Danish (2)

Russian (2)

Korean (2)

Covers
After the ecstasy, the laundry : how the heart grows wise on the spiritual pathThe wise heart : a guide to the universal teachings of Buddhist psychologyMeditation for beginnersSeeking the heart of wisdom : the path of insight meditationThe art of forgiveness, lovingkindness, and peaceA still forest pool : the insight meditation of Achaan ChahTeachings of the BuddhaGuided meditations for self-healing