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Joseph Goldstein

Joseph Goldstein has been leading insight and lovingkindness meditation retreats worldwide since 1974. He is a cofounder of the Insight Meditation Society, the Barre Center for Buddhist Studies, and the Forest Refuge. Since 1967, he has studied and practiced different forms of...

Customer Reviews for Abiding in Mindfulness Volume 1

By kevin smith
Date Added: Tuesday 24 September 2013
well considered and well produced teachings, a must for those wanting to extend and deepen their inquiry of Mindfulness and meditation. thank you for the inspirational insights. you will need volume 2 and 3!
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By Lamees M
Date Added: Thursday 15 August 2013
I am so glad to have this opportunity to talk about this wonderful program by Joseph Goldstein. Please note, there are 3-volumes and also you may buy the book (that Joseph refers to in his discourse): Satipatthana: The Direct Path to Realization by Analayo (A German Monk). The 3-volumes and the book, in my experience, will give you an in depth transmission of this Buddhist teachings. I listened to the three volumes a few years back...when they first came out and read the book page by page. I had to wait with eagerness to the 3rd Volume to come out. The book (you don't have to get it) a lucid scholarly yet down-to-earth explanation of the material on Satipatthana). I recently started re-listening to the CD's and love them even more. Joseph Goldstein is an excellent teacher and is also lucid in his explanations. I listen over and over until I "get" all points and then I feel satisfied and move on to the next disc.
I recommend that you take on this project and treat yourself to these teachings. Bottom line Abiding in Mindfulness - Satipatthana - really shows us how to surpass our judging mind and conditioning. That is a basic that we all need to move through in order to start transforming, healing, learning and growing. Judgment is what keeps us from progressing. Also, understanding is transformative.. therefore, if you listen to these over and over until you "get" it... then something within you shifts... that's the understanding. I love this program so much and have benefited from it, that I am grateful to share it with you. They have a discount on all 3-volumes, I would rush to buy them and grab this opportunity. All the best.
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By Jim Hasse
Date Added: Friday 6 January 2012
Wonderful, wonderful, wonderful. I am man of few words.
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By John Russell
Date Added: Tuesday 3 January 2012
Fantastic,,no problems
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By marie babbitt
Date Added: Thursday 29 December 2011
lots of information
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By James Jackson
Date Added: Friday 23 September 2011
Solid as a rock...best buy on the market. See also Abiding in Mindfulness Volume 2.
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By Rosalia Lerner
Date Added: Tuesday 6 September 2011
Thank you for asking me, yes I'm learning from his teach.
Is very good.
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