An interview with Anālayo, author of ‘Satipaṭṭhāna: The Direct Path to Realization’ and ‘Perspectives on Satipaṭṭhāna’

An interview with Anālayo, author of ‘Satipaṭṭhāna: The Direct Path to Realization’ and ‘Perspectives on Satipaṭṭhāna’

Perspectives on Satipaṭṭhāna is a companion volume to your earlier publication, Satipaṭṭhāna: The Direct Path to Realization. How are the two books distinct and how do they work together? My first book, Satipaṭṭhāna: The Direct Path to Realization, came out of a PhD I did in Sri Lanka. It was the product of my academic … [ Read More ]

We Are What We Think: Valerie Mason-John on breaking the cycle of negative thoughts

Valerie Mason-John, co-author of Eight Step Recovery: Using the Buddha’s Teachings to Overcome Addiction, explores how our stinking thinking can be our biggest addiction and how loving kindness can save lives. Listen to Valerie Mason-John on Talk Recovery Radio to hear the story of Valerie’s own recovery from addiction, and the important role that the Buddha’s teachings played in … [ Read More ]

Anālayo’s ‘Satipaṭṭhāna: The Direct Path to Realization’ – Featured Title for December

Anālayo’s ‘Satipaṭṭhāna: The Direct Path to Realization’ – Featured Title for December

This month we are celebrating Anālayo’s Satipaṭṭhāna: The Direct Path to Realization in the run-up to the release of its companion volume, Perspectives on Satipaṭṭhāna, in January. In his introduction to Perspectives on Satipaṭṭhāna, Anālayo suggests that ideally the two books are read together: “A basic familiarity with what I covered in my earlier study is needed to contextualize what … [ Read More ]

Introducing our forthcoming releases: Eight Step Recovery and Perspectives on Satipaṭṭhāna

Introducing our forthcoming releases: Eight Step Recovery and Perspectives on Satipaṭṭhāna

In one month’s time we will be releasing Valerie Mason-John and Dr. Paramabandhu Groves’ Eight Step Recovery: Using the Buddha’s Teachings to Overcome Addiction, described by Sarah Bowen as ‘a practical and compassionate step-by-step guide to freedom from the deep trappings and suffering of addiction’. Find out more about the book by downloading our Eight … [ Read More ]