The Quiet Mind

Techniques for Transforming Stress by John Harvey

Publisher: Himalayan Institute Press

Written in English
Cover of: The Quiet Mind | John Harvey
Published: Pages: 285 Downloads: 710
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Subjects:

  • Mind, body, spirit: disciplines & techniques,
  • Stress (Psychology),
  • Psychology,
  • Self-Help,
  • Stress Management,
  • General,
  • Health & Fitness / Holism,
  • Prevention,
  • Meditation,
  • Relaxation
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages285
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8236571M
ISBN 100893890960
ISBN 109780893890964
OCLC/WorldCa17841098

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As a CIA Agent, the author was afforded the opportunity to visit many Eastern Countries and meet several luminary teachers including Krishnamurti, D.T Suzuki, Buddhadasa Bhikkhu and others/5. "The Quiet Mind" is the story of the author's pursuit of "peace" and the spiritual life after his hectic life as a CIA Agent.

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The beautiful illustrations, muted colours and limited text helped The Quiet Mind book hone my thoughts and focus on the task at hand. Each page had controlling your breathing as its focal point, and the repetitive reminders helped me to relax my ego and centre my thoughts/5.

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With interesting accounts of various teachers, gurus, and techniques encountered by the author. The subject matter is very interesting (5 stars) but the book does suffer from the writing, which is fair-good.

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The Quiet Mind Volume Two: Harnessing ADD/ADHD Book; 5. The Quiet Mind Volume Three: Resolving Grief Book. A fascinating, engaging, and unique memoir, this story covers John Coleman’s life after his cover is blown as a CIA agent in Asia in the late s, leading him to embark on a vigorous pursuit of spiritual truth.

In his travels through India, Burma, Japan, and Thailand, he encounters luminous teachers such as Krishnamurti, Maharishi, and D.T. Suzuki.

Only now - at age 38 - am I beginning to grasp what this book describes: a meditation on thought life guided not by self but by the spirit of God. The pithy descriptions of that inner life - frequently at tension with self will - gently bring the reader to that wonderful state described in the book's title: The Quiet Mind/5().

Is Wise in Speech and Action. Is a Tower of Strength and Light. Bears no Resentment. Is Patient, Trusting in God's Goodness and His Perfect PlanA perfect gift to your self or for a loved one who is always on the go but who may need 5/5(5).

The search for a quiet mind is a universal search. The tools for the search are universal tools, and the answers are universal answers. Since this book was originally published, there seems to have been a flood tide of interest in “the search.” The Quiet Mind remains a testament to this search, and offers the hope and the inspiration.

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