Page 1. Page 2. Page 3. Page 4. Page 5. Page 6. Achaan Chah. Page 7. Page 8. Page 9. Page Page Page Page Page Page Page Still Forest Pool has ratings and 23 reviews. Steve said: This is a fantastic book, written by a simple man with no pretences and great spiritual und. Try to be mindful. And let things take their natural course. Then your mind will become still in any surroundings – like a clear forest pool.

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Dec 12, Lindsay rated it liked it. Feb 21, Manuel added it Recommends it for: Learn more ofrest Amazon Giveaway. In fact – and this is a major caveat- it’s not going to be very useful to someone who doesn’t already meditate. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. The simplicity of the monk’s words resonated with me everytime I read one of his entries. Published January 1st by Quest Books first published January 1st See all 42 reviews. You are commenting using your Twitter account.

Still Forest Pool: The Insight Meditation of Achaan Chah by Ajahn Chah

Buddhist master Achaan Chah spent years meditating in a forest monastery of Thailand. Most parts are excellent.

The Gifts of Imperfection. Just a grouping of Achaan Chah’s insights on life okay, a slight pun via insight meditation. The editing could have been better.

Nov 08, Phillip Moffitt rated it it was amazing Shelves: Kindle Cloud Reader Read instantly in your browser. Do not be a meditator. English Choose a language for shopping.


Apr 20, Gregg Bell rated it liked it. May 08, Kanwarpal Singh rated it really liked it. This is a beautiful book.

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Happiness and sorrow are part of this movement of mind, this thought construction. Share your thoughts with other customers. I’m not sure; but whatever the case, this book spoke to me in a special way. The Art of Forgiveness, Lovingkindness, and Peace. Early Buddhist Meditation Studies. All in all, a useful and insightful read, and a spur to practice. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. You just allow them to do their thing — just like you just allow the animals to do whatever the want to do in front of you at the clear forest pool.

Jack Kornfield Goodreads Author. You submitted the following rating and review. Understanding the impermanent, insecure, and selfless nature of life is the message he offers for human happiness and realization. Gene Applewhite rated it it was amazing Jul 18, Food for the Heart. Some lotuses are still stuck in the mud, some have climbed above the mud but are still underwater, some have reached the surface, while others are open in the sun, stain-free. One person found this helpful.

This book is a collection of short dharma talks given by meditation master Achaan Chah. This remarkable book reflects his simple and powerful message as well as the quiet, joyful Buddhist practice of dhudanga, or “everyday mindfulness,” with profound insights for the West.

Still… Like a clear forest pool – Ajahn Chah – Essence of Buddhism

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Notify me of new comments via email. This little book is really important to me, I use it often when I get wound up in my shit to find the true essence of what it’s all about. But understanding what that word means to monks living in a forest is simple. We’ll publish them on our site once we’ve reviewed them. The Places That Scare You. Close Report a review Stikl Kobo, we try to ensure that published reviews do not contain rude or profane language, spoilers, or any of our reviewer’s personal information.

I would have to say that this book is not meant to be read in one sitting, it is more enjoyable if you read one journal entry every few days. The Art of Happiness in a Troubled World. When you walk, let it be.

Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. He practised meditation under a number of masters, among whom was Ajahn Mun, a highly respected and accomplished meditation teacher of the time. It is NOT a textbook or an introduction to Buddhism.

It always allows me to le go of taking myself too seriously. It really is a must have. A Lamp in the Darkness. Achaan Chah was abbot aajhn one of the largest monastery complexes in the Thai Forest tradition.