The Sound of Silence: The Selected Teachings

Ajahn Sumedho Ajahn Amaro


The Sound of Silence: The Selected Teachings

The Sound of Silence: The Selected Teachings

  • Title: The Sound of Silence: The Selected Teachings
  • Author: Ajahn Sumedho Ajahn Amaro
  • ISBN: 9780861715152
  • Page: 486
  • Format: Paperback



The sound of silence is like a subtlety behind everything that you awaken to you don t notice it if you re seeking the extremes Yet as we start to become poised, present, fully receptive of all this moment has to offer, we start to experience it vividly and listening to it can draw us ever deeper into the mysteries of now.Always skillful and good hud, AjahThe sound of silence is like a subtlety behind everything that you awaken to you don t notice it if you re seeking the extremes Yet as we start to become poised, present, fully receptive of all this moment has to offer, we start to experience it vividly and listening to it can draw us ever deeper into the mysteries of now.Always skillful and good hud, Ajahn Sumedho s teachings defy boundaries Anyone from laypeople looking to deepen their grasp of the Buddha s message, to lifetime Buddhist monastics will appreciate the author s sparkling insights into to such key Buddhist themes as awareness, consciousness, identity, relief from suffering, and mindfulness of the body The Sound of Silence represents the best of Ajahn Sumedho s masterful work to help us all see each life with a new and sustaining clarity.


Recent Comments "The Sound of Silence: The Selected Teachings"

I first read this book 7 or 8 years ago. It blew my mind then at the very beginning of my practice, now after all those years if anything its impact has been even greater. After years of meditation and reading the teachings of Sumedho penetrate deeply. He expresses himself with such clarity, unmuddied by jargon or woolly thinking. He is for me one of the outstanding western teachers of the Buddhist way anywhere in the world. He speaks to me in ways that others just never quite manage. I picked t [...]

Other than the daily practice of meditation and the Dhamma, I understand that awareness is to be trusted as well as the here and now of acknowledging your conditioning, experiences and struggle. All that remains is the fictive residue of thought and emotion. (I agree with Wallace Stevens that this is a necessary fiction: it provides meaning in our existence). (But it is a fiction and thus not to be feared).

A very profound book for Meditators and those who want to get a deeper understanding of the workings of the mind.

Found these teachings to be practical and super helpful with my mediation practice as well as with everyday experience. Look forward to reading it again.It's also well laid out, chapters running about 10 pages each. But it's dense reading to really absorb each paragraph and took me a while to finish. "It's gold Jerry, Gold!"

A peace inducing read


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