Page 1. Page 2. Page 3. Page 4. Page 5. Page 6. Achaan Chah. Page 7. Page 8. Page 9. Page Page Page Page Page Page Page Still Forest Pool has ratings and 23 reviews. Steve said: This is a fantastic book, written by a simple man with no pretences and great spiritual und. Try to be mindful. And let things take their natural course. Then your mind will become still in any surroundings – like a clear forest pool.

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Investigate suffering, see its causes, and put an end to them right now, rather than merely dealing with their effects. The Perfect Human Rebirth: Almost a year in the reading and I glad I took the time to digest his words. What sets him apart from so many other enlightened minds, was his simple, yet pointed, use of language.

Ajahn Chah passed away in peace after a long bout of illness on January 16,at his home monastery, Wat Pah Pong, in Ubon Ratchatani. Achaan Chah spent many years walking and meditating in the forest monastery of Wat Ba Pong, engaging in the uncomplicated and disciplined Buddhist practice called dhudanga.

It’s as though you are walking down a road. Most parts are excellent. This is a beautiful book. The Myth of Freedom and the Way of Meditation. No discriminating between good and bad, hot and cold, fast and slow. Happiness and sorrow are part of this movement of mind, this thought construction. Then the mind will return to its natural state.

Still… Like a clear forest pool – Ajahn Chah

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Return to Book Page. This is a beautiful book. No, cancel Yes, report it Thanks! Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. What can one say? But this doesnt diminish the value. Notify me of new comments via email. Jan 06, Firest rated it it was amazing Shelves: The essence of his teaching was rather simple: Excellent but one never really can finish this book as it stays and starts and the ease of reading brings me back time and again with new insights each time.

He followed the austere Forest Tradition for years, living in forests and begging for almsfood as he wandered about on mendicant aiahn.

Buddhism Plain and Simple. Stilll Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. The Heart Treasure of the Enlightened Ones. Read more Read less. Kindle Cloud Reader Read instantly in your browser. Fkrest has taught meditation internationally since and is one of the key teachers to introduce Buddhist mindfulness practice to the West. Toni Bernhard quoted this book in her book, How to be Aiahn, and both of these authors helped me be at peace while I journeyed through the last year with cancer treatment.

Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer – no Kindle device required. Quotes from A Still Forest Po It always allows me to le go of taking myself too seriously. To vividly grasp the meaning of attachment leads us to a new place of practice — the path of balance, the Middle Path.

My favourite section was the last one where he has a question answer section.


Still Forest Pool: The Insight Meditation of Achaan Chah by Ajahn Chah

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Still… Like a clear forest pool – Ajahn Chah – Essence of Buddhism

This site uses cookies. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. Ajahn Chah later became an accomplished meditation teacher in his own right, sharing his realization of the Dhamma with those who sought it.

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For one thing, I appreciated how Achaan Chah suggested that many, if not all, great forfst religions have much in common. Would you like to tell us about a lower price? The importance of meditation in all moments of our lives. Yet your mind itself does not come chqh go with them — it just is naturally there, still, observing, letting things flow in and letting them flow out of themselves. This is on the top list of my favorite spiritual book. Food for the Heart: