Conquest of Mind by Eknath Easwaran, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Read Conquering the Mind book reviews & author details and more at . Conquering the Mind Paperback – 5 Jul Eknath Easwaran (Author). Conquest of Mind is a book that describes practices and strategies for leading the spiritual life. Written by Eknath Easwaran, the strategies are intended to be.

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Discover Prime Book Box for Kids. Conquest of Mind would benefit anyone seeking to be spiritually aware and seeking a deep connection with the divine source within each of us.

Ramanujacharywrote that Easwaran “draws many ideas from the Buddhathroughout the book, but eknatb analyses and establishes the continued relevance of his teachings. The book is the outcome of [Easwaran’s] long experience of teaching the young and modern minds His teaching is drawn from Mystics and contemplatives from a wide breadth of religious traditions and spiritual paths.

Meanwhile in a few short months he lost two aeswaran passionately dear to him: Timeless Wisdom Eknath Easwaran.

I’ve read many books by Eastern authors and Easwaran is, by far, the clearest to understand. No trivia or quizzes yet. This conqurring Buddhist scripture is a collection of vivid, practical verses gathered from direct disciples who wanted to preserve what they had heard from the Buddha himself.

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Part Five, “Instructions in Meditation,” contains waswaran single chapter that describes Easwaran’s eight-point program of passage meditation. Product details Donquering Publisher: Blue Mountain Center of Meditation Amazon. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.


He is always eassaran to read and ponder over. This book is not s religious book. Buy the selected items together This item: Easwaran’s introduction explains how he uses the words “meditation” and “mystic.

The [book’s] discussion is partly philosophical, an informal commentary on the history of lucid ideas and spirituality, and partly practical, a briefing on the disciplines of centering and concentrating the mind, as in meditation, but also in the simple matters of not losing one’s train of thought amidst all the distractions of daily life.

easwzran Can you change your likes at will? A gifted teacher, he moved from education for degrees to education for living, and gave talks on meditation and spiritual living for 40 years.

Among the numerous spiritual sources, Easwaran appealed to me as a modern, practical, reasonable and above all pragmatic one.

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This perspective might not be helpful long term as the ultimate truth doesn’t care about beauty. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. Some of his other recordings he narrates them himself.

Love Easwaren’s work, Finished it in one night. At the end conquefing the day, philosophy is timeless which makes this a timeless read too.

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This audiobook contains the first 10 chapters of the print book, but omits the last three chapters which were added in Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. See our Returns Policy. These items are dispatched from and sold by different sellers. Finally he came home one day to find his dog had been killed by a passing truck, and his sense of loss would not subside.


Easwaran takes the timeless teachings of the Buddha and other mystics and shows how we can train the mind not just during meditation but throughout the day. The New York Times hailed it as “a rare account”. The book is only for seriously interested readers. Eknath Easwaran has the great ability to relate matters of spirituality to day to day affairs of humans.

As a result, I understand how easy it is to make those mistakes, and I know how to guide and support those who are trying to learn a wiser way of living. I found myself mostly re-reading things I’d already read in the cpnquering book I read by him, The Mantram Handbook.

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See all free Kindle reading apps. Paul Bazely’s narration seems to channel Easwaren, word for word, thought for thought, inflection for inflection. With humor and empathy, Easwarran places timeless teachings from the Buddha and other mystics into contemporary scenes — watching a juggler on the street, taking a tennis lesson, going to the theater.

In addition to his Bhagavad Gita, he found passages for meditation from every major spiritual tradition.

His language is simple but full of confidence. Quotes from Conquest of Mind Blue Mountain Center of Meditation. In his new book, A Life Worth Breathinginternationally renowned yoga teacher and spiritual philosopher Max Strom shows us the way.