"With his distinctive clarity and wit, 'Bhante G' takes us step by
step through the myths, realities, and benefits of meditation and the
practice of mindfulness. We already have the foundation we need to live a
more productive and peaceful life—Bhante simply points to each tool of
meditation, tells us what it does, and how to make it work.
"This expanded edition includes the complete text of its
bestselling predecessor, as well as a new chapter on the cultivation of
lovingkindness, an especially important subject in today's fractious
Henepola Gunaratana was ordained
at the age of 12 as a Buddhist monk in Sri Lanka, earned his Ph.D. in
philosophy from The American University, and has led meditation
retreats, taught Buddhism, and lectured widely throughout the United
States, Canada, Europe, and Australia. He lives in High View, West
208 pages. Paperback.