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Jack Kornfield

Jack Kornfield, PhD, trained as a Buddhist monk in Thailand, Burma, and India and has taught worldwide since 1974. He is one of the key teachers to introduce Buddhist mindfulness practices to the West. He holds a PhD in clinical psychology and is the co-founder of the Insight...

Customer Reviews for Buddhism for Beginners

By Jeb W
Date Added: Monday 22 September 2014
This is an entertaining and thought-provoking treatment of the subject matter, which is approached from a somewhat universalist, non-sectarian perspective. If you are a "purist," who self-identifies with a particular tradition, you may find Kornfield's approach challenging. That said, you should probably accept the challenge.
By Linda S B
Date Added: Sunday 20 April 2014
This is an excellent CD. Full of information, insight and humor.
By August P
Date Added: Wednesday 2 October 2013
This is an excellent collection of Jack Kornfields talks.
By Carol Stoyanoff
Date Added: Thursday 17 May 2012
loved it,
By Nadine Spier
Date Added: Friday 11 May 2012
oustanding!!!! jack is a superb teacher. i will be listening to these cd's many times just to absorb all the spiritual information. i highly recommend.
By jody van stratt
Date Added: Sunday 25 December 2011
This is a wonderful course. Jack is like a Mr. Rogers of Buddism for us beginners. So glad I purchased.
By Robert Soderquist
Date Added: Friday 19 August 2011
I'm trying to practice meditation,and this cd set has been the most beneficial so far, I plan to get more cd's by him
By Mary Leslie Hutchinson
Date Added: Thursday 26 May 2011
Very informative and helpful as I explore the Buddha's Teachings. An excellent course
Date Added: Saturday 21 May 2011
If you want to lurn more about Buddhism this is the perfect place to start! I have thoroughly enjoyed listening to this program.
By Rachel Oliver
Date Added: Thursday 19 May 2011
Highly engaging from start to finish and often humorous.
By Tracey H
Date Added: Monday 30 September 2013
The way the content is presented is so easy to absorb and uplifting. Its a beautiful way to start your day and places everything into perspective.
By Maureen Clausen
Date Added: Friday 25 May 2012
I found this to be a very accessible and sincere introduction to the foundations of Buddhism. If you are curious about Buddhism and want an overview of Buddhist beliefs and ethics, this is an excellent place to begin.
By Susan Eichner
Date Added: Monday 15 August 2011
Easy to listen to. Informative.

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