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Daniel B. Harris is a journalist for ABC News, an anchor for Nightline and co-anchor for the weekend edition of Good Morning America.
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The Middle Way
Faith Grounded in Reason
His Holiness the Dalai Lama - Apr 15, 2014 (first published in 2009)
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The Dalai Lama lays out the Buddhist approach to matters of faith and devotion that is based on the highest spirit of critical inquiry.The Dalai Lama opens The Middle Way with an elegant argument for the power of compassion in cultivating a happy life. From there, he connects core ideas of Buddhist philosophy to the truths of our shared condition. ...
Dan Harris
Jun 05, 2020
@mndfultodd @10percent Check out “the middle way”?      source
Buddhism Without Beliefs
A Contemporary Guide to Awakening
Stephen Batchelor - Mar 01, 1998 (first published in 1997)
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A national bestseller and acclaimed guide to Buddhism for beginners and practitioners alikeIn this simple but important volume, Stephen Batchelor reminds us that the Buddha was not a mystic who claimed privileged, esoteric knowledge of the universe, but a man who challenged us to understand the nature of anguish, let go of its origins, and bring in...
Dan Harris
Sep 02, 2015
@JesseMudd Buddhism without beliefs, Stephen Batchelor      source
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Real Happiness, 10th Anniversary Edition
A 28-Day Program to Realize the Power of Meditation
Sharon Salzberg - Dec 24, 2019 (first published in 2013)
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A New York Times best seller—now revised and updated with new exercises and guided meditations.“An inviting gateway to the interior territory of profound well-being and wisdom.”—Jon Kabat-Zinn, author of Wherever You Go, There You Are From Sharon Salzberg, a pioneer in the field of meditation and world-renowned teacher acclaimed for her down-to-ear...
Dan Harris
Apr 10, 2015
@juntius I list some books in the instructions section. But a good starter is "real happiness" by @SharonSalzberg      source