LIBRARY OF
MINDFULNESS LINKS

Awakened Links
 
Teaching Tools for Mindfulness Training -- We'd like to remind those who'd care to be reminded that this list of links is a gift in the Virtual Library Building at our on-line campus on the Web. See our Kindergarten there for free mindfulness training exercises.
 
Mindful Awareness Magazine Also, see a back issue of Mindful Awareness Magazine
 
Fr. Richard de Ranitz O.P. A practitioner of mindfulness meditatation -- Retreat Workshops Missions, theological preaching and teaching.
 
Jerry Braza, Thich Nhat Hanh Oregon University, Mindfulness sites.
 
Zen Mindfulness Reverend Eshin - Internet Magazine: The Buddhist Door.
 
Buddhasasana, Binh Anson, Theravada Buddhism including 'Mindfulness in Plain English,' Ven. Henepola Gunaratana (the book, on-line).
 
Buddhist Approaches
 
Shambhala Training: The Sacred Path of the Warrior "The simple and profound technique of mindfulness and awareness is the basis of a secular path of meditation, which can benefit people of any spiritual tradition and way of life. — This path shows how to take the challenges of daily life in our modern society as opportunities for both contemplative practice and social action."
 
Spirit Rock Meditation Center "Insight Meditation (known as vipassana in the Buddhist tradition) is a comprehensive approach to the inner life employing powerful methods and techniques which have been practiced in Asia for over 2,500 years."
 
Washington D.C. Meditation Sangha Thich Nhat Hanh, links to worldwide sites.
 
Mindfulness and Insight Bikkhu Suwattano.
 
Tricycle Hub Buddhist basics, personals.
 
Chögyam Trungpa — "Cutting Through Spiritual Materialism." "According to the Buddhist tradition, the spiritual path is the process of cutting through our confusion, of uncovering the awakened state of mind." Find the excerpt encouraging? Download the book (cutting.zip) from:- http://www.buddhanet.net/ftp04.htm
 
Chögyam Trungpa — "The Four Foundations of Mindfulness Meditation." "According to the buddhadharma, spirituality means relating with the basis of one's existence, which is one's state of mind. The method for us to relate directly with mind is the practice of mindfulness."
 
A psychotherapist test drives meditation Monk turned psychotherapist Jack Kornfield finds that 'for most people, meditation practice doesn’t "do it all".' Yet he won't trade meditation for psychotherapy because therapy too isn't a solution. So what IS the solution? "Consciousness," explains Kornfield in this brief, "sting in the tail" article.
 
CHRISTIAN APPROACHES
 
Empty Bell, A Contemplative Sanctuary Seeking Christian-Buddhist dialogue -- the collected works of St. John of the Cross, on-line: "Lord, you love discretion, you love light, you love love. These three you love above the other operations of the soul."
 
The Monastic Life Sisters of St. Benedict --"The monastic lifestyle...challenges us to a mindfulness that focuses on the right things in life."
 
Firewatch Research on the contemplative life -- Thomas Merton
 
Gnostic Society Virtual Library The Nag Hammadi Library, on-line translation, Kabbalist scriptures, Alchemy.
 
JEWISH APPROACHES
 
Meditation and Spirituality Interview of Sylvia Boorstein, Catharine Reeve -- "I am a Jew, and a Buddhist."
 
Chabad-Lubavitch in Cyberspace Chasidism, translations of Chabad literature.
 
SCIENTIFIC APPROACHES
 
Interconnectedness Perspective from Physicist David Bohm Explicate-Implicate contemplation.
 
XIXth Symposium Consciousness -- at the frontiers of neuroscience.
 
Hubble Finds most of the Visible Light in the Universe.
 
Hubble Space Telescope Public Pictures (star birth in the early Universe, and other rare and beautiful sights).
Smithsonian Institution
 
Library of Congress
 
Tucson III--Towards a Science of Consciousness
 
Dialogs on Consciousness Interdisciplinary Perspectives
 
Consciousness Studies - University of Arizona
 
Journal of Consciousness Studies
 
The Online Noetic Network
 
Dr. David Chalmers' Home Page "I am a philosopher at the University of Arizona. Officially I am Professor of Philosophy and Director of the Center for Consciousness Studies. I work especially in the philosophy of mind, and in related areas of philosophy and cognitive science..."--Dr.David Chalmers
 
Dr. Shaun Gallagher's Home Page
 
Dr. Charles T. Tart's Home Page
 
GURDJIEFF APPROACHES
 
'The Fourth Way' Gurdjieff-Ouspensky School Self-Remembering.
 
'The Master Game: Pathways to Higher Consciousness Beyond the Drug Experience' by Robert S. de Ropp.
 
THE HUMAN SELF: DIAGNOSTIC APPROACHES
 
Personality and Consciousness
 
Concepts of Person, Self, Personal Identity Bibliography and Texts.
 
The Nine Types of the Enneagram Interactive work with Dr. Jerome Freedman
 
HUMANISTIC AND TRANSPERSONAL PSYCHOTHERAPY.
 
Humanistic Psychology From Maslow to the 21st Century.
 
Gestalt Therapy, Fritz Perls "What is Gestalt Therapy?
A nearly forgotten interview with Fritz Perls (the co-founder of Gestalt Therapy) by Adelaide Bry"
 
Short Description of Client-Centered Therapy
 
Existential Therapy Rollo May and Victor Frankl
 
PHILOSOPHICAL APPROACHES
 
This is the Phenomenology Page.
 
Society for Phenomenology and Existential Philosophy
 
The Realm of Existentialism by Katharena Eiermann.
 
PSYCHEDELIC EXPLORATION
 
Dr. Timothy Leary's Home Page
 
Levity
 
Council on Spiritual Practices — (Psychedelics) Research and teachings on the use of mind-altering drugs in spiritual contexts. Also, an interesting link on: "Code of Ethics for Spiritual Guides." :-
http://www.csp.org/development/code.html
 
DEATH AND DYING
 
Going Home Learning Series, the Monroe Institute
 
ANCIENT HISTORY
 
The Ancient World Web: Meta-Index -- (loaded, and long-loading)
 
MYSTICISM
 
Mystic Fire Home Page (videos, people links)
 
Mysticism Resources Charles T. Tart
 
The Mysticism Resources Page Traditional and modern spiritualities.
 
THE ARTS
 
David Nelson Band Freaks of Nature
 
Symbala, by Lahrinda Interactive Art, Gateway to Discovery
 
Findhorn Bay Community Home Page
 
Michael's Pool of Poetry, Michael Boniwell (answers like Mits' class gave, see What is Love? on the Site Map of the Campus, at Teaching Tools for Mindfulness Training--TOP OF THE LIST, ABOVE.)
 
Artist Fung Lin Hall, A student in Mits Aoki's class at the University of Hawaii.
 
Mindful brushes Down Under Works of several new and established artists displaying a variety of social/personal situations.
 
Wonder of It All Breathtaking mix of love, art and technology.
 
HOLISTIC HEALTH THROUGH MINDFULNESS
 
Mindful Medicine An interview with Jon Kabat-Zinn, Ph.D., founder and director of the Stress Reduction Clinic at the University of Massachusetts Medical Center in Worcester, Massachusetts, as well as Associate Professor of Medicine in the University's medical school.
 
New Mexico Academy of Healing Arts
 
Scientific evidence backs mindfulness "A UW-Madison research team has found, for the first time, that a short program in "mindfulness meditation" produced lasting positive changes in both the brain and the function of the immune system."
 
The Politics of Mindfulness?
 
Arundhati Roy's speech at the Riverside Church "So what can I offer you tonight? Some uncomfortable thoughts about money, war, empire, racism, and democracy. Some worries that flit around my brain like a family of persistent moths that keep me awake at night."
 
Nonduality
 
Just 'I AM' will do Scroll down on the right to find:
"The Way to Self-Realization: Part Six."
Meditation, Witness attitude, Awareness — No thought but 'I am' Excerpts from Sri Nisargadatta Maharaj's I AM THAT
compiled and edited by Miguel-Angel Carrasco
 
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