The Things You Can See Only When You Slow Down (how To Be Calm In A Busy World)

By (author) Sunim Haemin
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By (author) Sunim Haemin; Translated by Kim Chi-Young; Translated by Sunim Haemin
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''Is it the world that''s busy, or my mind?''
The world moves fast, but that doesn''t mean we have to. In this timely guide to mindfulness, Haemin Sunim, a Buddhist monk born in Korea and educated in the United States, offers advice on everything from handling setbacks to dealing with rest and relationships, in a beautiful book combining his teachings with calming full-colour illustrations. Haemin Sunim''s simple messages speak directly to the anxieties that have become part of modern life and remind us of the strength and joy that come from slowing down.

Hugely popular in Korea, Haemin Sunim is a Zen meditation teacher whose teachings transcend religion, borders and ages. With insight and compassion drawn from a life full of change, the bestselling monk succeeds at encouraging all of us to notice that when you slow down, the world slows down with you.


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Everyone who wants to thrive more in their life should have it on their nightstand
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Universal truths, beautifully expressed, lovingly illustrated
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Ingeniously simple tips from a zen monk that''ll boost your mood, career - and relationships
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Offers practical advice on everything from handling setbacks to relationships. Best for reclaiming your zen
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Taking time is Sunim''s thing. He''s a Buddhist monk who has become internationally famous for it. Written in response to requests for advice on social media, [The Things You Can See] directly addresses problems facing people around the world
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Full of insightful and practical advice-and wonderfully portable, like a daily guidebook. I read it with great interest
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Haemin Sunim has offered us a remarkable gift, a compendium of practical wisdom. It is accessible brilliance
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A remarkable guide to how to live a life of unpretentious authenticity and compassionate engagement. In Haemin Sunim''s brief essays and aphorisms, the insights of Buddhism have fully become the stuff of life itself
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This book is wonderful-straight from the heart of a wise, kind teacher. Written simply and with gentle humor, it will help you find lasting happiness in a changing world
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Loving, practical, and kind, The Things You Can See Only When You Slow Down is a beautiful reminder of the rewards of living wisely
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Filled with gems of wisdom, this book will lift up your heart and enliven your spirit
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The Things You Can See Only When You Slow Down proves what the Wise have always taught: As goes our attention, so comes our experience. The more we attend to living in the present moment, the richer becomes our experience of it . . . and of our own higher possibilities
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Perfect for readers looking for a respite from busy lives and tumultuous times . . . Sunim evokes a calm assuredness in his philosophy, reminiscent of Lebanese-American poet Kahlil Gibran
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Haemin Sunim''s book has a place in my backpack now. When I read it at the coffee shop, my coffee break becomes a meditation break. At bedtime, it brings me peace. And in the morning it inspires me
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I believe this elegant book will help heal a river of grief that runs through our entire nation, just below the surface, everywhere I go. People ache for time with those they love, with friends and family, with nature. My hope is that everyone who
More Information
Author By (author) Sunim Haemin
Date Of Publication Feb 8, 2018
EAN 9780241340660
Contributors Sunim Haemin; Kim Chi-Young; Sunim Haemin
Publisher Penguin Life
Languages English
Language of Origin Korean
Country of Publication United Kingdom
Width 130 mm
Height 180 mm
Thickness 20 mm
Product Forms Paperback / Softback
Weight 0.410000
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