Tag: Jon Kabat-Zinn

The Two Major Kinds of Buddhist Meditation

| April 10, 2017 | 0 Comments
The Two Major Kinds of Buddhist Meditation

Now with better quality video! More info about a couple of folks mentioned: Leigh Brasington Jon Kabat-Zinn

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Sati and Sociopolitics: Throwing the Buddha Out with the Bathwater?

| December 15, 2014 | 6 Comments
Sati and Sociopolitics: Throwing the Buddha Out with the Bathwater?

With Anderson Cooper’s enthusiastic endorsement on 60 Minutes last night, mindfulness practice is well into the mainstream. Cooper’s segment included interviews with mindfulness gurus Jon Kabat-Zinn and Chade-Meng Tan, Google employee with the job title “Jolly Good Fellow”. As the movement has grown, there has been pushback. Some has focused on the scientific claims, but […]

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Mindfulness for Beginners and Secularists (Book Review & Video)

| April 26, 2012 | 1 Comment
Mindfulness for Beginners and Secularists (Book Review & Video)

Recently I’ve been contacted by atheists/secularists who have heard that mindfulness is a great practice, backed up by scientific study. These people want to learn mindfulness and meditation, but aren’t interested in Buddhism. I went through my own library, but found most of my books on mindfulness and meditation focused a great deal on Buddhist […]

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Mindfulness with Jon Kabat-Zinn

| October 21, 2011 | 0 Comments
Mindfulness with Jon Kabat-Zinn

Jon Kabat-Zinn leads a session on Mindfulness at Google.

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