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Product Description: This is a classic text on the essence of Buddhist meditation. It is an excellent, in-depth description of mindfulness practice and its benefits. It includes a concise explanation of clear comprehension, which is the kind of mindfulness you use in the course of your daily life...read more
By Sylvia Boorstein (foreword by)

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9781578635580 | Red Wheel/Weiser, July 1, 2014, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: This is a classic text on the essence of Buddhist meditation.

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Product Description: Take the Stress Out of Driving with Simple Mindfulness Meditation PracticesOn Road Sage, you take a seat next to meditation teacher Sylvia Boorstein for the driver's education course you never heard in school: the essential techniques of mindfulness meditation, presented especially for anyone who drives a car...read more

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9781591794912 | Unabridged edition (Sounds True, November 1, 2006), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Take the Stress Out of Driving with Simple Mindfulness Meditation PracticesOn Road Sage, you take a seat next to meditation teacher Sylvia Boorstein for the driver's education course you never heard in school: the essential techniques of mindfulness meditation, presented especially for anyone who drives a car.

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A pseudonymous account by a well-known author describes the spiritual journey through which she recovered from alcoholism, describing how she endured numerous electroshock treatments in a mental hospital after being misdiagnosed and her embrace of the 12 Step Program and Noble Eightfold Path of Buddhism, which she synthesizes for recovering readers. Original.
By Sylvia Boorstein (foreword by) and Laura S.

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9780861712816 | Wisdom Pubns, March 28, 2006, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: A pseudonymous account by a well-known author describes the spiritual journey through which she recovered from alcoholism, describing how she endured numerous electroshock treatments in a mental hospital after being misdiagnosed and her embrace of the 12 Step Program and Noble Eightfold Path of Buddhism, which she synthesizes for recovering readers.

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Seeking the common ground that unites all religious traditions, the author identifies sixty-five virtues she considers to be universal among the world's faith communities, including 'feel what other people feel,' 'don't harm others,' 'be honest,' and 'practice what you preach.' Original.
By Sylvia Boorstein (contributor), Andrew Harvey (contributor) and Bonnie Louise Kuchler (editor)

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9781569244036 | Da Capo Pr, August 23, 2004, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Seeking the common ground that unites all religious traditions, the author identifies sixty-five virtues she considers to be universal among the world's faith communities, including 'feel what other people feel,' 'don't harm others,' 'be honest,' and 'practice what you preach.

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The author of That's Funny, You Don't Look Buddhist integrates traditional Buddhist teachings and parables with anecdotes from her own life and easy-to-follow meditations to demonstrate how the practice of Mindfulness, or paying attention in everyday life, can lead to Generosity, Energy, Wisdom, Morality, Patience, Determination, and Equanimity. Reprint.

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9780345448118 | Reprint edition (Ballantine Books, September 1, 2003), cover price $17.00 | About this edition: Integrates traditional Buddhist teachings and parables with easy-to-follow meditations to demonstrate how the practice of mindfulness can lead to generosity, energy, wisdom, morality, patience, determination, and equanimity.

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The author of That's Funny, You Don't Look Buddhist integrates traditional Buddhist teachings and parables with anecdotes from her own life and easy-to-follow meditations to demonstrate how the practice of Mindfulness, or paying attention in everyday life, can lead to Generosity, Energy, Wisdom, Morality, Patience, Determination, and Equanimity.

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9780345448101 | 1 edition (Ballantine Books, August 1, 2002), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Integrates traditional Buddhist teachings and parables with easy-to-follow meditations to demonstrate how the practice of mindfulness can lead to generosity, energy, wisdom, morality, patience, determination, and equanimity.

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Product Description: An old joke tells of a Jewish woman who treks to the Himalayas to seek an audience with a guru sitting in seclusion on a mountaintop. When at last she comes before him, she implores: "Sheldon, come home!" Rosie Rosenzweig became that Jewish mother—but in real life, the story has a different ending...read more
By Sylvia Boorstein (foreword by) and Rosie Roseweig

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9781570624599 | Shambhala Pubns, June 1, 2001, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: An old joke tells of a Jewish woman who treks to the Himalayas to seek an audience with a guru sitting in seclusion on a mountaintop.

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An inpirational collection of essays celebrates the power of generosity to transform one's life, encouraging readers to promote a giving and loving heart and explaining how giving love, energy, time, kindness, and forgiveness can mean more than a financial gift. Original. 40,000 first printing.
By Sylvia Boorstein (foreword by) and M. J. Ryan

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9781573245210 | Conari Pr, November 1, 2000, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: An inspirational collection of essays celebrates the power of generosity to transform one's life, encouraging readers to promote a giving and loving heart and explaining how giving love, energy, time, kindness, and forgiveness can mean more than a financial gift.

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Continuing in the vein of her bestselling That's Funny, You Don't Look Buddhist, the author further explores what it means to be a 'faithful Jew and a passionate Buddhist,' consolidating the wisdom of both traditions into a substantial guide to to living joyfully.

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9781564557407 | Sounds True, February 1, 2000, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Explores the relationship between Jewish and Buddhist traditions and discusses the benefits of applying Buddhist ideology to Judism.

By Sylvia Boorstein (foreword by) and Thubten Chodran (editor)

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9781556433252 | North Atlantic Books, February 1, 2000, cover price $16.95

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Product Description: Road Sage Sylvia Boorstein Take a seat next to Insight Meditation Society teacher Sylvia Boorstein for the driver’s education course you never heard in school: the essential techniques of mindfulness meditation, presented especially for anyone who drives a car...read more

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9781564556813 | Sounds True, September 1, 1999, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: Road Sage Sylvia Boorstein Take a seat next to Insight Meditation Society teacher Sylvia Boorstein for the driver’s education course you never heard in school: the essential techniques of mindfulness meditation, presented especially for anyone who drives a car.

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With wit and charm, a best-selling author shares her experiences as a Buddhist teacher and Jewish follower, from her Jewish childhood in New York to her meeting with the Dalai Lama, illuminating the possibilities of practicing both religions. Reprint.

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9780060609580 | Reprint edition (Harperone, February 1, 1998), cover price $13.00 | About this edition: Explores the relationship between Jewish and Buddhist traditions and discusses the reasons why some Jews are drawn to Buddhism and become practicing Buddhists

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A Buddhist teacher brings the message and tenets of the religion to a larger audience through a collection of simple stories and anecdotes that seek to imply rather than tell the reader the Buddha's wisdom. Reprint. PW.

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9780062512932 | Harper San Francisco, September 1, 1995, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: Combines frank advice and several case stories that demystify the principles of traditional Buddhism and provide uncomplicated guidance to finding personal and spiritual happiness.

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9780062512949 | Harperone, March 1, 1997, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: A Buddhist teacher brings the message and tenets of the religion to a larger audience through a collection of simple stories and anecdotes that seek to imply rather than tell the reader the Buddha's wisdom.

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Explores the intriguing relationship between Jewish and Buddhist traditions and discusses the reasons why so many Jews are drawn to Buddhism and become practicing Buddhists. 50,000 first printing. $40,000 ad/promo. Tour. (view table of contents)

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9780060609573 | Harper San Francisco, December 1, 1996, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Explores the relationship between Jewish and Buddhist traditions and discusses the reasons why some Jews are drawn to Buddhism and become practicing Buddhists

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