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Author Katie, Byron.

Title A thousand names for joy : living in harmony with the way things are / Byron Katie with Stephen Mitchell.

Imprint New York : Three Rivers Press, c2007.

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    170.44 KAT    Available
Edition 1st paperback ed.
Description xv, 281 p. ; 21 cm.
Contents Preface / Stephen Mitchell -- Introduction -- A Thousand Names for Joy -- Appendix : How to do the work -- Acknowledgments -- Contact information.
Summary In her first two books, Byron Katie showed how suffering can be ended by questioning the stressful thoughts that create it, through a process of self-inquiry she calls The Work. Now, she encourages us to discover the freedom that lives on the other side of inquiry. Her husband, a renowned translator of the Tao Te Ching, selected provocative excerpts from that ancient text as a stimulus for Katie to talk about the most essential issues that face us all: life and death, good and evil, love, work, and fulfillment. The result is a book that allows the timeless insights of the Tao Te Ching to resonate anew for us today, while offering a vivid and illuminating glimpse into the life of someone who for twenty years--ever since she "woke up to reality" one morning in 1986--has been living what Lao-tzu wrote more than 2,500 years ago.--From publisher description.
Subject Laozi. Dao de jing.
Conduct of life.
Tao.
Taoism.
Added Author Mitchell, Stephen, 1943-
ISBN 9780307339249 (pbk.)
0307339246 (pbk.)

 
    
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