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Ngawang Drolma
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Jack Kornfield

Post by Ngawang Drolma » Sun May 10, 2009 7:09 am

Does anyone have a general opinion about Jack Kornfield? Just curious :smile:

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Re: Jack Kornfield

Post by thornbush » Sun May 10, 2009 8:22 am

"After The Ecstasy, The Laundry: How The Heart Grows Wise On The Spiritual Path" by him is a must read according to one friend I know. Seems to be a great meditation and dhamma lay teacher. Although I am not sure why names like Sri Nisargadatta Maharaj is on his website :shrug: If I am not mistaken, I read once that he tried as a Bhikkhu in New York and was on an alms round and if not for the kind Royal Thai Embassy, he would have died of starvation :tongue:
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"Just as driving on the right side fo the road gives us the freedom to go anywhere,
so accepting the natural law of constant change is the route to freedom."

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