It's Easier Than You Think: The Buddhist Way to Happiness

4.13 avg rating
( 1,887 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780062512949: It's Easier Than You Think: The Buddhist Way to Happiness

Using delightful and deceptively powerful stories from everyday experiences, beloved Buddhist teacher Sylvia Boorstein demystifies spirituality, charts the path to happiness through the Buddha's basic teachings, shows how to eliminate hindrances to clear seeing, and develops a realistic course toward wisdom and compassion. A wonderfully engaging guide, full of humor, memorable insights, and love.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Sylvia Boorstein, teaches mindfulness and leads retreats across the United States. She is a co-founding teacher at Spirit Rock Meditation Center in Woodacre, California, and a senior teacher at the Insight Meditation Center in Barre, Massachusetts. Boorstein is also a practicing psychotherapist. Her previous books are It's Easier Than You Think: The Buddhist Way to Happiness and Don't Just Do Something, Sit There. She lives with her husband, Seymour Boorstein, a psychiatrist. They have two sons, two daughters, and five grandchildren.

From AudioFile:

In IT'S EASIER THAN YOU THINK, Boorstein delivers a primer on Buddhism, exploring the path to happiness through the Buddha's basic teachings and stressing ways to eliminate hindrances to clear seeing. Her personal stories color the teachings with humor, perception and love. Her presentation is pleasant and heartfelt, the voice of the kindly Jewish grandmother bodhisattva, as she's known in meditation circles. The program has the feel of kitchen table wisdom and concludes with an interesting interview by Michael Toms. P.B.J. AudioFile 2000, Portland, Maine-- Copyright AudioFile, Portland, Maine

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Boorstein, Sylvia
Published by HarperOne
ISBN 10: 0062512943 ISBN 13: 9780062512949
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 1
Seller
wallacedinc
(berlin, NH, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description HarperOne. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0062512943 100% satisfaction money back guarantee. Bookseller Inventory # SKU006544

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 5.73
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.00
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Sylvia Boorstein
ISBN 10: 0062512943 ISBN 13: 9780062512949
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
BWB
(Valley Stream, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: New. Depending on your location, this item may ship from the US or UK. Bookseller Inventory # 97800625129490000000

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 9.15
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Boorstein, Sylvia
ISBN 10: 0062512943 ISBN 13: 9780062512949
New Paperback Quantity Available: 2
Seller
Big River Books
(Powder Springs, GA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: New. Brand New! We ship daily Monday - Friday!. Bookseller Inventory # 1EYDQW0027X7

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 5.71
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.49
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Sylvia Boorstein
Published by HarperCollins Publishers Inc, United States (1997)
ISBN 10: 0062512943 ISBN 13: 9780062512949
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
The Book Depository US
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description HarperCollins Publishers Inc, United States, 1997. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 198 x 130 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Wonderful stories illustrating Buddhist insight and wisdom, showing us all how to live well. With grace and humor, Sylvia Boorstein lowers the threshold to enlightenment. -- Zalman Schacter-Shalomi. Bookseller Inventory # AAS9780062512949

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 11.16
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Boorstein, Sylvia
Published by Harper Collins Publishers
ISBN 10: 0062512943 ISBN 13: 9780062512949
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
INDOO
(Avenel, NJ, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Harper Collins Publishers. Book Condition: New. Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 0062512943

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 7.84
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.50
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Sylvia Boorstein
Published by HarperCollins Publishers Inc, United States (1997)
ISBN 10: 0062512943 ISBN 13: 9780062512949
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description HarperCollins Publishers Inc, United States, 1997. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 198 x 130 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Wonderful stories illustrating Buddhist insight and wisdom, showing us all how to live well. With grace and humor, Sylvia Boorstein lowers the threshold to enlightenment. -- Zalman Schacter-Shalomi. Bookseller Inventory # AAS9780062512949

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 11.47
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Boorstein, Sylvia
ISBN 10: 0062512943 ISBN 13: 9780062512949
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
Paperbackshop-US
(Wood Dale, IL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description 1997. PAP. Book Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # VC-9780062512949

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 7.67
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Boorstein, Sylvia
Published by HarperOne (1997)
ISBN 10: 0062512943 ISBN 13: 9780062512949
New Paperback Quantity Available: 2
Seller
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description HarperOne, 1997. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # 0062512943

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 9.18
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 2.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Boorstein, Sylvia
ISBN 10: 0062512943 ISBN 13: 9780062512949
New Quantity Available: 4
Seller
Pbshop
(Wood Dale, IL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description 1997. PAP. Book Condition: New. New Book.Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # IB-9780062512949

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 8.43
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Boorstein, Sylvia
Published by HarperOne (1997)
ISBN 10: 0062512943 ISBN 13: 9780062512949
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Sooner Fine Books
(Tulsa, OK, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description HarperOne, 1997. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Prompt attention. Free tracking. New. Bookseller Inventory # MER-160502084349-962

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 8.99
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.77
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book