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The engaged spiritual life : a Buddhist approach to transforming ourselves and the world

Author: Donald Rothberg
Publisher: Boston : Beacon Press, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The Engaged Spiritual Life skillfully weaves together basic spiritual teachings, real-life examples, social context, and exercises. Rothberg provides a clear, thorough, and compelling guide for those interested in connecting inner and outer transformation. At the core of the book are ten spiritual principles and associated practices that will enable readers to engage all the parts of their lives--whether personal,  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Donald Rothberg
ISBN: 0807077259 9780807077252
OCLC Number: 71337578
Description: xi, 243 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction: Connecting inner and outer transformation --
Establishing the conditions for safety near and far: ethical practice --
Mindfulness in action --
Clarifying and setting intentions --
Opening to suffering, opening to compassion --
By taking care of myself, I take care of the world --
Not knowing but keeping going --
Interdependence --
Transforming anger --
Acting with equanimity --
committed action, non-attachment to outcome --
Finding our individual directions, discerning our next steps.
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The Engaged Spiritual Life skillfully weaves together basic spiritual teachings, real-life examples, social context, and exercises. Rothberg provides a clear, thorough, and compelling guide for those interested in connecting inner and outer transformation. At the core of the book are ten spiritual principles and associated practices that will enable readers to engage all the parts of their lives--whether personal, interpersonal, or political--into a seamless whole.

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