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The Monkey Is the Messenger
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Ralph De La Rosa
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-11-13 - Publisher: Shambhala Publications

Hope for all those who want to meditate but feel they can't because they think too much. “My mind is so busy, I really need to meditate.” “My mind is so busy, there’s no way I can meditate.” Familiar dilemma? These days just about all of us know we should
The Monkey as Mirror
Language: en
Authors: Emiko Ohnuki-Tierney
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-12-08 - Publisher: Princeton University Press

This tripartite study of the monkey metaphor, the monkey performance, and the 'special status' people traces changes in Japanese culture from the eighth century to the present. During early periods of Japanese history the monkey's nearness to the human-animal boundary made it a revered mediator or an animal deity closest
Symbols in Arts, Religion and Culture
Language: en
Pages: 620
Authors: Farrin Chwalkowski
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-12-14 - Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing

We are a product of nature. Every single cell of our body is made of, and depends, on nature. Our inner soul is heavily influenced by nature. We feel sad if the sun is not shining for a few days, and feel pleasure when drawn to the wonder of flowers
No Bad Parts
Language: en
Pages: 216
Authors: Richard C. Schwartz
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-07-06 - Publisher: Sounds True

Discover an empowering new way of understanding your multifaceted mind—and healing the many parts that make you who you are. Is there just one “you”? We’ve been taught to believe we have a single identity, and to feel fear or shame when we can’t control the inner voices that don’t
The Student Guide to Mindfulness
Language: en
Pages: 184
Authors: David Mair
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-09-11 - Publisher: SAGE

Lecturers request your electronic inspection copy here Do you want to: Learn how to embed mindfulness in your everyday life? Understand how to manage feelings of anxiety or depression? Find a healthy balance between course work, job and social life? Face the future with a positive attitude? More than ever