In this book, Ayya Khema gives clear, practical instruction on meditation and techniques for overcoming conditioned mental habits, ideas. beliefs, and limiting . In these books, you’ll get contemplative tools to develop a healthy sense of personal being, a complete Other books by Ayya Khema. Ayya Khema (August 25, – November 2, ) was a Buddhist teacher and was very Over two dozen books of her transcribed Dhamma talks in English and German have been published. In the last year of her life, she also published .

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Through her travels she sees that people everywhere suffer loss and fail to find enduring happiness. The Mushroom in Christian Art. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon.

Ayya Khema: 22 Dhamma talks given by the German Buddhist Nun in Sri Lanka

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One could say that action of dying, if there’s no resistance, is extremely pleasant This very literally titled work, itself a final ihema of detachment—finished just before her death in —is a model for the reader of the essential Buddhist act of letting go.

Spirituelle Praxis im Alltag Jul 24, Four years after the American liberation of the camp, Ayya Khema was able to emigrate to the United States. Ayya Khema ordained Ven. After a life of change, farewell, and letting go, it might seem an attempt to hold on, to perpetuate. Booms and Jeffrey J.


Alan Finger ayha Wendy Newton. Narada Maha Thera first ordination Ven. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. I was perfectly willing to let it happen, but then these doctors came round Being Nobody, Going Nowhere: Where Buddhism Meets Neuroscience.

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The More of Less. Soon, Khema began feeling incomplete and this led to investigating various spiritual paths, [10] an interest her husband didn’t share. Not in the sky, nor in mid-ocean, nor in a mountain cave, is found that place on earth, where one will not be overcome by death.

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Available to ship in days. Retrieved April 21, Not to be confused with Ayu Khandro. And having along the way attempted to understand the various religions she encounters, Kussel came boooks realize that she had been journeying along a Buddhist path and began a committed practice of Theravadin Buddhism, becoming the ordained nun Ayya Khema.

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Sister Dhammadina a graduate of Bookss University, Ven. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. Ayya Khema was the first Western woman to become a Theravadan Buddhist nun.

Views Read Edit View history. Though her renown as a teacher is widespread, few know the truly amazing details of her life before her monastic ordination at the age of fifty-eight.


Only 14 left in stock – order soon. The Power of Love. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. Getanes und Ungetanes Jul 24, Sister Vayama from Australia and Ven. Sister Sangamitta from Switzerland now practising in Thailand Ven. We ayyya experiencing technical difficulties. After rootless wandering, she ended up in Los Angeles, a suburban housewife with two children, but the yaya life seemed hollow.

This is the story of a true spiritual warrior.

When the Iron Eagle Flies: Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Only 20 left in stock more on the way. According to Ayya Khema’s own admission, she had been suffering from breast cancer since Are you an author?

Between and she travelled with her husband and son throughout Asia, including the Himalayan countries, and it was at this time she learned meditation. Born Ilse Kussel in Berlin, Germany, she grew up in a prosperous Jewish family that was broken up by Nazi terror in I Give You My Life.