Diamond Mind has 79 ratings and 6 reviews. Phaedon said: I’m going to go out on a limb and say that this is the best book on meditation I’ve read, and I. Read “Diamond Mind A Psychology of Meditation” by Rob Nairn with Rakuten Kobo. Buddhism teaches that the mind is the source of percent of all. This guide is concerned with relieving the anxiety, desire and anger that obscure inherent happiness. Eight specific practices explained in the book divulge how.

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The author comes from a Tibetan Vajrayana perspective, but this manual is diwmond applicable to those from other schools of diamonv One of the best books out there for those who want to start and sustain a meditation practice; it is among the top 3 or 4 that I recommend for beginners.

Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. We appreciate your feedback. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. Andrew rated it really liked it Aug 23, I will add a small proviso though. The Truth of Suffering and the Path of Liberation. Each chapter includes diamonr that bring the truth of the teaching home. A rich, generous book, written for the beginner without dumbing it down, by a truly beautiful human being. We learn to recognise these obscurations, how they came about and how to release and dissolve them.


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Fay Johnstone rated it liked it Sep 30, Or, get it for Kobo Super Points! I first read it about 12 years ago and just recently picked it up out of my bookshelves to re-read. Much has been written of this subject, but Rob Nairn’s book is the first to express the principles of Buddhist psychology in a way that is so easy to understand and enjoyable to read–while remaining remarkably accurate and complete.

Read more Read less. Much has been written of this subject, but Rob Nairn’s book is the first to express the principles of Buddhist psychology in a way that is so easy to understand and enjoyable to read—while remaining remarkably accurate and complete.

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Meditation Now or Never. I think this was the right meditation book at the right time. I was again struck by how well the writer understands the practice nainr meditation and the pitfalls and barriers. Suzanne Arcand rated it liked it Nov 21, Nairn’s first contact with Buddhism was with a Theravadin monk in the s, and he trained in this tradition diamomd around ten years. Dispatched from the UK in 2 business days When will my order arrive?


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Diamond Mind: Psychology Of Meditation by Rob Nairn

There isn’t an excess of anecdote, allegory and metaphor. Each chapter includes exercises that bring the truth of the teaching home. Nairn is very good at getting at the heart of why we find meditation so difficult: Cutting Through Spiritual Materialism.

Awakening the Luminous Mind. Through understanding how our mind works, it is possible to tame it—and to discover that happiness, wisdom, compassion, and clarity are actually inherent qualities in all of us.

Jun 22, Delany rated it it was amazing. A Little Book of Love. Trivia About Diamond Mind: Refresh and try again. Mindfulness in Plain English. Enabled Amazon Best Sellers Rank: Dominique rated it it was amazing Apr 10, Meditation and Relaxation in Plain English.