In this intelligent, accessible work, acclaimed poet and meditation teacher Stephen Levine introduces readers to meditation. Filled with practical guidance. Here are a couple of passages from the book “A Gradual Awakening”, by Stephen. Levine, a book about Buddhist meditation. We have edited these passages to. The year-old Levine is the son of the renowned spiritual teacher and writer Stephen Levine, author of the best sellers “A Gradual Awakening,” “Embracing the.

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But if you want a book of genuine wisdom and insight, then I highly recommend this book. There were some fresh takes on certain ideas, though, and it awakenimg a very positive and encouraging book. Apr 23, Carol rated it really liked it.

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Jul 24, Laura rated it liked it. He has a practical, learned voice and shares his thoughts on a wide variety of our typical human experiences. Anchor AwakenungJan 1, – Philosophy – pages. Jul 13, Kira Fisher rated it it was amazing Shelves: A beautiful book, recommended for anyone interested in their own deep growth. Very clear ideas about meditation and it’s purpose in our lives.

Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Part of the solution for Levine has been to dedicate himself to serving others, particularly young people who may be as troubled and lost as he was.


Jul 22, Steve Sarro rated it really liked it. The Order of Time Carlo Rovelli. A very thorough look at meditation and mindfulness and the role each should play in our daily lives.

But you go to a retreat or a Buddhist center, the median age is going to be late 40s to 60s. Until the afternoon he came home from school with a tattoo and nailed me. As I read these pages, I feel that I’ Every once in a while you come across a book that strikes you as a fount of real wisdom. Reinventing Your Life Jeffrey E. Every chapter is like a awakeniing pearl I want to hold onto forever. Please try again later. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Each section is exactly as detailed as it needs to aakening.

A Gradual Awakening by Stephen Levine

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He stfphen in his book that most practicing Buddhists are aging baby boomers, and that people his age or younger are underrepresented in spiritual practice. I thought it was a really thoughtful book, and a good introduction to vipassana meditation, or insight meditation.


The author has taught meditation in the California prison system, where he met Elisabeth Kubler-Ross. Jan 03, Steve Woods rated it it was amazing Shelves: May 15, TaleofGenji marked it as to-read.

A Gradual Awakening

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Becoming Supernatural Joe Dispenza. Sep 17, Cheryl rated it it was amazing Shelves: This is such a book Stephen Levine writes about mindfulness meditation and the practical application of Buddhism in a more inviting and compelling manner than perhaps any other book that I’ve encountered. See awakdning books by Stephen Levine.

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I find Stephen Levine to have a style of writing that is kind of dry and a bit difficult to read even though the subject matter is interesting. One can never have too much in the way of wisdom teachings especially as a send off to sleep! Dec 19, Raechelle Thomas rated it levjne liked it.