Loving What Is

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ISBN: 9781407026176
Release Date: 2008-12-26
Number of pages: 288
Author: Byron Katie
Publisher: Random House

Download and read online Loving What Is in PDF and EPUB The Work began on a February morning in 1986, when Byron Katie woke up on the floor of a halfway house, at a complete dead end in her life, and began to laugh. She had woken up without any concept of who, where, or what she was. She awoke to the fundamental, luminous state of being that is without any separation, that experiences itself as pure love. Like great spiritual masters from many traditions, she knew she had reached the end of confusion and suffering. That was the moment she burst into laughter. Determined to give people a way to discover for themselves what she had realized, Katie developed a simple method of self-enquiry that she called The Work, a life-transforming system for discarding the stories we tell ourselves, which are the source of suffering, and replacing them with the truth ("what is") and a life of total joy. She began teaching The Work wherever she was invited - at first in small, informal gatherings and eventually to packed workshops around the world. The Work consists of only four simple questions that you can apply to any problem. It is so easy and practical - but also profound in its application.


29 Gifts

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ISBN: 9780786745999
Release Date: 2009-10-06
Number of pages: 256
Author: Cami Walker
Publisher: Hachette UK

Download and read online 29 Gifts in PDF and EPUB At age thirty-five, Cami Walker was burdened by a battle with multiple sclerosis, a chronic neurological condition that made it difficult for her to walk, work, or enjoy her life. Seeking a remedy for her depression after being hospitalized, she received an uncommon prescription from an African medicine woman: Give to others for 29 days. 29 Gifts is the insightful story of the author's life change as she embraces and reflects on the naturally reciprocal process of giving and receiving. Many of Walker's gifts were simple —a phone call, spare change, a Kleenex. Yet the acts were transformative. By Day 29, not only had Walker's health and happiness improved, but she had created a worldwide giving movement. The book also includes personal essays from others whose lives changed for the better by giving, plus pages for the reader to record their own journey. More than a memoir, 29 Gifts offers inspiring lessons on how a simple daily practice of altruism can dramatically alter your outlook on the world.


Tiger Tiger Is It True

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ISBN: 9781401926809
Release Date: 2009-11-15
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Author: Byron Katie
Publisher: Hay House, Inc

Download and read online Tiger Tiger Is It True in PDF and EPUB Tiger-Tiger discovers that when he is feeling sad, if he answers the four questions that Turtle suggests, he can change his tears to smiles. Includes "A note from Byron Katie" with "The Four Questions and Turnaround".


Mindful Loving

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ISBN: 1592400612
Release Date: 2004-03-01
Number of pages: 304
Author: Henry Grayson
Publisher: Penguin

Download and read online Mindful Loving in PDF and EPUB Invites readers to examine their relationships from a non-traditional perspective, drawing on western and eastern philosophy and a range of spiritual traditions to demonstrate how to heal oneself and a relationship, break unhealthy cycles, create a spiritual marriage, and establish healthier beliefs. Reprint. 15,000 first printing.


The Four Questions

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ISBN: 9781524704483
Release Date: 2016-07-12
Number of pages: 32
Author: Byron Katie
Publisher: Penguin

Download and read online The Four Questions in PDF and EPUB Bestselling author Byron Katie and accomplished, award-winning illustrator Hans Wilhelm team up for a modern retelling of the classic folk tale The Sky Is Falling—reimagined through the lens of Byron Katie's world-famous philosophy for living known as "The Work." Written for adults and children alike, in the form of a full-color, illustrated book, the wisdom contained in this beautiful work can have a profound effect on readers young and old.


If I m So Smart Why Can t I Lose Weight

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ISBN: 9781419618475
Release Date: 2005-10-06
Number of pages: 248
Author: Brooke Castillo
Publisher: Book Surge

Download and read online If I m So Smart Why Can t I Lose Weight in PDF and EPUB "Find, challenge, and change the emotional issues that keep you from achieving your ideal weight. Learn why you shouldn't exercise for results and how to pinpoint what's keeping you from losing weight."--Back cover.


Who Would You Be Without Your Story

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ISBN: 9781401923617
Release Date: 2008-10-15
Number of pages: 317
Author: Byron Katie
Publisher: Hay House, Inc

Download and read online Who Would You Be Without Your Story in PDF and EPUB This book is a collection of 23 dialogues that occurred throughout the United States and Europe with Byron Katie. Some of the people who worked with Katie have painful illnesses, others are lovelorn or in messy divorces. Some are simply irritated with a co-worker or worried about money. What they all have in common is a willingness to question, with Katie's help, the painful thoughts that are the true cause of their suffering. In every case we see how Katie's acute mind and fierce kindness helps each person dismantle for themselves what is felt to be unshakable reality. Although these dialogues make fascinating reading-some are both hilarious and deeply moving at once-they are intended primarily as teaching tools. Each took place in front of an audience,and Katie never lost connection with that audience, repeatedly reminding each person in the room to follow the dialogues inwardly, asking themselves the questions the participant must ask. The dialogue between Katie and these volunteers is an external enactment of precisely the kind of dialogue each person can have with their own thoughts. The results, even in the seemingly most dire situation, can be unimagined freedom and joy.


The Four Agreements

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ISBN: 9781934408018
Release Date: 2010-01-18
Number of pages: 160
Author: Don Miguel Ruiz
Publisher: Amber-Allen Publishing

Download and read online The Four Agreements in PDF and EPUB Bestselling author don Miguel Ruiz reveals the source of self-limiting beliefs that rob us of joy and create needless suffering. Based on ancient Toltec wisdom, The Four Agreements offer a powerful code of conduct that can rapidly transform our lives to a new experience of freedom, true happiness, and love. • A New York Times bestseller for over 7 years • Over 5.2 million copies sold in the U.S. • Translated into 38 languages worldwide Don Miguel Ruiz’s book is a roadmap to enlightenment and freedom.” — Deepak Chopra, Author, The Seven Spiritual Laws of Success “An inspiring book with many great lessons . . .” — Wayne Dyer, Author, Real Magic “In the tradition of Castaneda, Ruiz distills essential Toltec wisdom, expressing with clarity and impeccability what it means for men and women to live as peaceful warriors in the modern world.” — Dan Millman, Author, Way of the Peaceful Warrior


Dark Side of the Light Chasers

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ISBN: 9781444717457
Release Date: 2011-11-10
Number of pages: 208
Author: Debbie Ford
Publisher: Hachette UK

Download and read online Dark Side of the Light Chasers in PDF and EPUB In this enlightening guide, Debbie Ford explains that the dark side of our personality should not be hidden. By denying our dark side, we reject these aspects of our true natures rather than giving ourselves the freedom to live authentically. Here she shows that it is possible to acknowledge and accept our so-called weaknesses, proving that these qualities may be important, hidden strengths. For example, perhaps some 'selfishness' can save us from exhaustion and resentment. Full of illuminating stories and practical exercises, Debbie Ford shows us how to reconcile our darker impulses and find the gifts they offer. Your life will be transformed when you unconceal, own, and embrace your shadow.


The Forty Rules of Love

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ISBN: 9780241957103
Release Date: 2011-06-02
Number of pages: 368
Author: Elif Shafak
Publisher: Penguin UK

Download and read online The Forty Rules of Love in PDF and EPUB Ella Rubinstein has a husband, three teenage children, and a pleasant home. Everything that should make her confident and fulfilled. Yet there is an emptiness at the heart of Ella's life an emptiness once filled by love. So when Ella reads a manuscript about the thirteenth-century Sufi poet Rumi and Shams of Tabriz, and his forty rules of life and love, she is shocked out of herself. Turning her back on her family she embarks on a journey to meet the mysterious author of this work. It is a quest infused with Sufi mysticism and verse, taking Ella and us into an exotic world where faith and love are heartbreakingly explored...


Question Your Thinking Change The World

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ISBN: 9781401920937
Release Date: 2007-10-01
Number of pages: 215
Author: Byron Katie
Publisher: Hay House, Inc

Download and read online Question Your Thinking Change The World in PDF and EPUB In this powerful book of quotations, Byron Katie talks about the most essential issues that face us all-love, sex, and relationships; health, sickness, and death; parents and children; work and money; and self-realization. The profound, lighthearted wisdom embodied within is not theoretical; it is absolutely authentic. Not only will this book help you on many specific issues, but it will point you toward your own wisdom and will encourage you to question your own mind, using the four simple yet incredibly powerful questions of Katie's process of self-inquiry, called The Work. Katie is a living.


How Proust Can Change Your Life

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ISBN: 9781447222194
Release Date: 2012-02-23
Number of pages: 224
Author: Alain de Botton
Publisher: Pan Macmillan

Download and read online How Proust Can Change Your Life in PDF and EPUB ‘What a marvellous book this is . . . de Botton dissects what [Proust] had to say about friendship, reading, looking carefully, paying attention taking your time, being alive and adds his own delicious commentary. The result is an intoxicating as it is wise, amusing as well as stimulating, and presented in so fresh a fashion as to be unique . . . I could not stop, and now much start all over again.’ Brian Masters, Mail on Sunday ‘De Botton not only has a complete understanding of Proust’s life . . . but what is particularly charming about this small, readable book is its tongue-in-cheek benignity, its lightly held erudition and its generous way of lending itself to what is not only the greatest book of the century but also the darkest and the most eccentric’ Edmund White, Observer ‘It contains more human interest and play of fancy than most fiction . . . de Botton, in emphasizing Proust’s healing, advisory aspects, does us the service of rereading him on our behalf, providing of that vast sacred lake a sweet and lucid distillation.’ John Updike, New Yorker ‘De Botton’s little book is so charming, amusing and sensible that it may even itself change your life.’ Allan Massie, Daily Telegraph ‘This engaging book is one of the most entertaining pieces of literary criticism I have read in a long while.’ Sunday Telegraph ‘A very enjoyable book’ Sebastian Faulks


The Four Loves

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ISBN: 9780007332304
Release Date: 2010-12-09
Number of pages: 176
Author: C. S. Lewis
Publisher: HarperCollins UK

Download and read online The Four Loves in PDF and EPUB C.S. Lewis’s famous inspirational work on the nature of love.


A Friendly Universe

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ISBN: 9780698165281
Release Date: 2013-12-26
Number of pages: 128
Author: Byron Katie
Publisher: Penguin

Download and read online A Friendly Universe in PDF and EPUB Internationally acclaimed bestselling author Byron Katie presents inspiring sayings in this beautiful work, which features illustrations by award-winning artist Hans Wilhelm In this vibrant book of inspiring and challenging wisdom, Byron Katie offers powerful aphorisms that can change the lives of readers forever. These delightful “Katieisms” are presented along with full-color, full-page illustrations from celebrated and award-winning artist Hans Wilhelm. This book will brighten the lives of readers who are searching for inner harmony and an end to suffering.


Finding Your Own North Star

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ISBN: 0307453138
Release Date: 2008-06-03
Number of pages: 400
Author: Martha Beck
Publisher: Harmony

Download and read online Finding Your Own North Star in PDF and EPUB New York Times bestselling author and Life Designs, Inc. creator Martha Beck shares her step-by-step program that will guide you to fulfill your own potential and create a joyful life. In this book, you'll start by learning how to read the internal compasses already built into your brain and body--and why you may have spent your life ignoring their signals. As you become reacquainted with your own deepest desires, you'll identify and repair any unconscious beliefs or unhealed emotional wounds that may be blocking your progress. This will change your life, but don't worry--although every life is unique, major transformations have common elements, and Beck provides a map that will guide you through your own life changes. You'll learn how to navigate every stage, from the first flickering appearance of a new dream to the planning and implementation of your own ideal life. Based on Dr. Beck's work as a Harvard-trained sociologist, research associate at Harvard Business School, instructor at Thunderbird Business School, and especially on her experiences with her clients over the last six years, Finding Your Own North Star offers thoroughly tested case studies, questionnaires, and exercises to help you articulate your core desires and act on them to build a more satisfying life. “Explorers depend on the North Star when there are no other landmarks in sight. The same relationship exists between you and your right life, the ultimate realization of your potential for happiness. I believe that a knowledge of that perfect life sits inside you just as the North Star sits in its unaltering spot.” -- Martha Beck