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Skillful means

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This edition published in by Dharma Pub. in Berkeley, Calif.

Written in English

136 pages

This book is about using work as a avenue of personal development. Because the author is a highly realized Tibetan Lama, it also touches on spiritual development as well. The basic goal of the book is to address the malaise that infects the Western approach to work that makes 75% (?) of us say we do not enjoy the work we do. The exercises and theory provided are intended to help the reader and practitioner develop a new approach to work and life that is based in mindfulness, awareness, concentration which leads to balance, inner freedom and joy under all circumstances.

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Cover of: Skillful Means
Skillful Means
February 10, 2006, Dharma Publishing
Audio CD in English
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Skillful means: patterns for success
1991, Dharma Pub.
in English - 2nd ed.
Cover of: Skillful means
Skillful means
1978, Dharma Pub.
in English

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Skillful means

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This book is about using work as a avenue of personal development. Because the author is a highly realized Tibetan Lama, it also touches on spiritual development as well. The basic goal of the book is to address the malaise that infects the Western approach to work that makes 75% (?) of us say we do not enjoy the work we do. The exercises and theory provided are intended to help the reader and practitioner develop a new approach to work and life that is based in mindfulness, awareness, concentration which leads to balance, inner freedom and joy under all circumstances.

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Work is an effective means for learning how to have deep satisfaction in life. There is no real limitation to what we can accomplish. When we use skillful means, we directly approach work, take immediate action to solve our problems, and uncover the strength of or natural abilities.
Page iv, added by Mela Givens.) "Because it describes what it means to adopt a skillful means approach, and the results from doing so."
The human values and qualities that spring naturally from an full engagement with work and life: integrity, honesty, loyalty, responsibility, and cooperation.
Page 4, added by Mela Givens.)

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Dewey 158/.1

Skillful means

This edition published in by Dharma Pub. in Berkeley, Calif.


Edition Notes

Includes index.

Series
Nyingma psychology series

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
158/.1
Library of Congress
BF481 .T33

The Physical Object

Pagination
xx, 136 p. :
Number of pages
136

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL4751129M
Internet Archive
skillfulmeans00tartrich
ISBN 10
0913546631, 091354664X
LC Control Number
78073688
Library Thing
934817
Goodreads
1554801

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