Awakening from the daydream

reimagining the Buddha"s wheel of life
  • 144 Pages
  • 2.21 MB
  • 8657 Downloads
  • English
by
Buddhist eschatology,
StatementDavid Nichtern ; with an essay by Chögyam Trungpa ; foreword by Lodro Rinzler
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBQ4506 .N53 2016
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 144 pages
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27222093M
ISBN 101614290059
ISBN 139781614290056
LC Control Number2016010336
OCLC/WorldCa944380590

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A really good book. In this episode of the Wisdom Podcast, we meet David Nichtern, a senior teacher in the Shambhala tradition, renowned musician, and author of Wisdom’s recently published book, Awakening from the Daydream. David tells us about how he encountered Buddhism through the iconic teacher Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche during his first visit to the United States.

Hell realms, gods, and hungry ghosts—these are just a few of the images on the Buddhist wheel of life. In Awakening from the Daydream, discover how these ancient symbols are still relevant to our modern life.

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In Awakening from the Daydream, meditation teacher David Nichtern reimagines the ancient Buddhist allegory of the Wheel of ly painted at the entryway to Buddhist monasteries.

This practice of awakening from the daydream, connecting with the awakened state of mind, beyond judgment, evaluation, causes, and conditions, at this very moment, is always available, and can be profound and surprisingly refreshing.

Find out about upcoming programs with David Nichtern. This article was originally published on David’s website. His book Awakening From The Daydream: The Wheel of Life was released by Wisdom Publications in October David is also an Emmy winning, Grammy nominated composer, guitarist and producer.

He is the composer of the classic song “Midnight at the Oasis” and has worked with a diverse range of artists including Christopher Guest, Maria. Awakening from the Daydream: Reimagining the Buddha's Wheel of Life - Ebook written by David Nichtern.

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By David Nichtern, Lodro Rinzler (Foreword by), Chogyam Trungpa (Contribution by). Wisdom Publications,pp. Publication Date: October 4, In Awakening from the Daydream, contemporary meditation teacher David Nichtern reimagines the ancient Buddhist allegory of the Wheel of Life.

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Welcome to the second installment of Dr. Kelly’s meditative & reflective shows. This week, she reads from and discusses David Nichtern’s influential book, Awakening from the Daydream: Re-imagining Buddha’s Wheel of Life, in honor of Wesak or ‘Buddha Day’.

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In Awakening from the Daydream, David Nichtern’s emphasis is on the circle that represents the six realms of samsara—the god realm, the jealous god realm, the human realm, the animal realm, the hungry ghost realm, and the hell realm. Get this from a library. Awakening from the daydream: reimagining the Buddha's wheel of life.

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In Awakening from the Daydream, contemporary meditation teacher David Nichtern reimagines the ancient Buddhist allegory of the Wheel of Life.

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Book Review by Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat. Twitter Facebook Link Print. Share. David Nichtern is a senior teacher in the Shambhala Buddhist lineage of Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche and Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche. He previously served as co-director of both the Shambhala.

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