Future editions will include new translations of Ajahn Chah’s Dhamma talks, if available. 2 . say, a great renunciation. – The translator of ‘Food for the Heart’ – . The Buddhism practiced and preached at the monastery at Wat Pah Pong in northeast Thailand has grown in popularity in part because of its gifted leader and. Desktop cover food for the heart. Food for the Heart The collected teachings of ajahn chah volume 1 daily life practice ajahn chah · The Collected Teachings of.

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Account Options Sign in. His charisma and wisdom influenced many American and European seekers, and helped shape the American Vipassana community.

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This collection brings together for the first time Ajahn Chah’s most My library Help Advanced Book Search. Food for the Heart: The Collected Teachings of Ajahn Chah.


Simon and SchusterJun 10, – Religion – pages. Renowned for the beauty and simplicity of his teachings, Ajahn Chah was Thailand’s best-known meditation fod.

Food for the Heart: The Collected Teachings of Ajahn Chah

This collection brings together for the first time Ajahn Chah’s most powerful teachings, including those on meditation, liberation from suffering, calming the mind, enlightenment and the ‘living dhamma’.

Most of these talks have previously only been available in limited, private editions and the publication of Food for the Heart therefore represents a momentous occasion: Western teachers such as Ram Dass and Jack Kornfield have extolled Chah’s teachings for years and foos readers can experience them directly in this book.

Selected pages Table of Contents. Other editions – View all Food for the Heart: Food for the Heart Chah Achaan Snippet view – At this date over one hundred forest monasteries have been established that look to his teaching as their inspiration.


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Ajahn Chah’s simple yet profound style of teaching has a special appeal to Westerners, and in the first of several branch monasteries in the West was established in England, and there are now more than ten monasteries foood the United States, Europe, Australia, and New Zealand.

Ajahn Amaro is abbot of the Amaravati Buddhist Monastery in southeast England and author of numerous books and articles on Buddhist themes across traditions.

Born in England inVen. Amaro received his BSc. He lived there untilwhen he was called back to Amaravati to assume the duties of abbot. He holds a PhD in clinical psychology.