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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Here’s how terms and conditions apply. Exswaran as an experienced, friendly coach, Easwaran explains how we can train the mind not just during meditation but throughout the day. He is a recognized eknzth on the Indian spiritual classics. I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle?

Inhe founded the Blue Mountain Center of Meditation, based in Tomales, California, which continues his work today through publications and retreats. What will happen when I die? East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. Discovering Meditation Easwaran discovered meditation mid-life, while he was teaching on a college campus minr central India. Ramanujachary March 16, But Eknath Easwaran, a world-famous spiritual teacher who taught meditation for nearly 40 years, shows a way to break free.

When Autobiography of a Yogi first appeared init was acclaimed as a landmark work in its field.

Take charge of your thoughts and reshape your life through meditation. Part Five, “Instructions in Meditation,” contains a single chapter that describes Easwaran’s eight-point program of passage meditation. To ask other readers questions about Conquest of Mindplease sign up.

Easwaran’s classic manual is a unique source of practical spiritual support for new and experienced meditators and gives all the instruction needed to establish a vibrant meditation practice and keep it going.


Training the mind is life’s biggest adventure, and Conquest of Mind shows hhe this practice brings deepening relationships, increasing vitality, and a greater sense of purpose. I closed my eyes, and as I began to repeat the verses silently to myself, the words opened up and took me deep, deep in.

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Such mastery is attainable by training the mind, he says, but it requires great practice. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. Training the Mind ch. Autobiography of a Yogi By: Plan to look for more of this author books.

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Refresh and try again. Written by Eknath Easwaranthe strategies are intended to be usable within any major religious tradition, or outside of all traditions. Just as a fitness routine can create a strong, supple body, spiritual disciplines can shape a secure personality and a resilient, loving mind.

I found myself mostly re-reading things I’d already read in the previous book I read by him, The Mantram Handbook.

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The presentation is lucid [and] leaves no sense of ambiguity anywhere Add both to Cart. But the book is full of practical ways to tame your mind.

Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. Easwaran’s introduction explains how he uses the words “meditation” and “mystic. These items are dispatched from and sold by daswaran sellers. I yhe this book when I had no idea about how to meditate and what being mindful meant. Multiple revised English-language editions have been published, and translations have also appeared in several other European and Asian languages.

Gandhi the Man Nonviolent Soldier of Islam. Working with difficult colleagues, choosing what to eat and listening to a child’s needs are all opportunities to try out different, wiser responses.


Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. I highly recommend this book to anyone interested in I’ve been wanting to start a meditation practice for some time, but haven’t been quite certain of how to do it.

Interesting and insightful observations about the processes of thinking, no matter whether you’re interested in meditation or easwaraan. Lists with This Book. Customers who bought this item also bought. In later editions, these paragraphs were preceded by a section-header entitled “the well-trained mind” p.

Sold by uRead-shop and ships from Amazon Fulfillment. This page was last edited on 8 Mayat Just as a fitness routine can create a strong, supple body, spiritual disciplines can shape a secure personality and a resilient, loving mind. Easwaran is a recognized authority on the Indian spiritual classics. Write a product review. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. It was a thrilling discovery.

Conquest of Mind does contain his 8 point program in brief as do most of his books but it also contains a lot of waffle and some of the points are covered too briefly for you to really get to grips with them. Open Preview See a Problem? Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. This earlier book had briefly described the importance of training the mind as a key part of meditation.

I’ve read many books by Eastern authors and Easwaran is, by far, the clearest to understand. Buy the selected items together This item: Caroline rated it really liked it Nov 09, The Best Books of