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Read online Become What You Are.pdf PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC Become What You Are Life exists only at this very moment and in this moment it is infinite and eternal For the present moment is infinitely small before we can measure it it has gone and yet it exists forever You may believe yourself out of harmony with life and its eternal Now but you cannot be for you are life and exist Now from i Become What You Are i .

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In this collection of writings including nine new chapters never before available in book form Watts displays the intelligence playfulness of thought and simplicity of language that has made him so perennially popular as an interpreter of Eastern thought for Westerners He draws on a variety of religious traditions and covers topics such as the challenge of seeing one s life just as it is the Taoist approach to harmonious living the limits of language in the face of ineffable spiritual truth and the psychological symbolism of Christian thought by Alan W. Watts, Mark Watts

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Become What You Are
Title:Become What You Are
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ISBN:1570629404
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Number of Pages:144
Category:Philosophy, Non fiction, Spirituality, Self help, Psychology, Buddhism
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In his definitive introduction to Zen Buddhism Alan Watts explains the principles and practices of this ancient religion to Western readers With a rare combination of freshness and lucidity he delves into the origins and history of Zen to explain what it means for the world today with incredible clarity Watts saw Zen as one of the most precious gifts of Asia to the world and in i The Way of Zen i he gives this gift to readers everywhere, Life exists only at this very moment and in this moment it is infinite and eternal For the present moment is infinitely small before we can measure it it has gone and yet it exists forever You may believe yourself out of harmony with life and its eternal Now but you cannot be for you are life and exist Now from i Become What You Are i br br br br In this collection of writings including nine new chapters never before available in book form Watts displays the intelligence playfulness of thought and simplicity of language that has made him so perennially popular as an interpreter of Eastern thought for Westerners He draws on a variety of religious traditions and covers topics such as the challenge of seeing one s life just as it is the Taoist approach to harmonious living the limits of language in the face of ineffable spiritual truth and the psychological symbolism of Christian thought, In order to come to your senses Alan Watts often said you sometimes need to go out of your mind Perhaps more than any other teacher in the West this celebrated author former Anglican priest and self described spiritual entertainer was responsible for igniting the passion of countless wisdom seekers to the spiritual and philosophical delights of Asia and India Now with Out of Your Mind Essential Listening from the Alan Watts Audio Archives you are invited to immerse yourself in of this legendary thinker s pinnacle teaching sessions about how to break through the limits of the rational mind and begin expanding your awareness and appreciation for the Great Game unfolding all around us Carefully selected from hundreds of recordings by Alan Watts son and archivist Mark Watts Out of Your Mind brings you six complete seminars that capture the true scope of this brilliant teacher in action On these superb digitally restored recordings you will delve into Alan Watts favorite pathways out of the trap of conventional awareness including The art of the controlled accident what happens when you stop taking your life so seriously and start enjoying it with complete sincerity How we come to believe the myth of myself that we are skin encapsulated egos separate from the world around us and how to transcend that illusion Why we must fully embrace chaos and the void to find our deepest purpose Unconventional and refreshing insights into the deeper principles of Buddhism Hinduism and Western philosophy plus much much moreWhether you re completely new to Alan Watts or familiar with his work here is a rare opportunity to experience him at his best improvising brilliantly before a live audience on Out of Your Mind Essential Listening from the Alan Watts Audio Archives, No description available