A Fierce Heart: Finding Strength, Wisdom, and Courage in Any by Spring Washam

By Spring Washam

Spring Washam is a founding father of the East Bay Meditation middle, probably the most assorted and available Dharma facilities within the usa. In A Fierce Heart, Washam stocks her modern, detailed interpretation of the Buddha’s 2,500-year-old teachings, with brief chapters that get to the guts of mindfulness, knowledge, loving kindness, and compassion.

Woven during the publication are tales from the author’s lifestyles, kinfolk, and ancestors, in addition to many soulful, heartfelt tales from world wide. Washam’s teachings concentrate on social motion, multiculturalism, and formative years, making the Dharma welcoming to as huge and large a group as attainable. somebody who has suffered will enjoy the life-saving teachings of this charismatic instructor. Her humor, enthusiasm, and effort are a balm.

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