I would advise prospective purchasers to look at the reviews for the Bantam publications: ISBN 0553378295 (Paperback) & 0553102907 (Hardcover)
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In any of Kornfield's work may be found great wisdom and a heart that knows deeply the folly of attaching strongly to anything, especially to this or that single Dharma style (I... Read morePublished on June 19 2004 by Issa
This book helped me deal with the conflict that attempting to follow a spiritual path had always engendered in me. Read morePublished on June 12 2004 by diogenes lamp
I really liked this book because it helped me realize that waking up or trying to wake up has it's setbacks at times. Read morePublished on March 5 2004 by "cappy-craig"
Mr. Kornfield's extensive experiences in buddhist meditation and his wide contact with other meditative traditions gave him an unique insight into the core of spiritual life. Read morePublished on July 2 2003 by imind
I just love how Jack Kornfield shares comments from Buddhists, Christians, and others on how the mystical path is at times very arduous. Read morePublished on April 22 2003 by Janet Boyer