“As founder and guiding teacher of the Community Meditation Center in New York, Allan Lokos has an arsenal of tools for coping with stressful situations.”. During the month of February, we’re reading Allan Lokos’s Patience: The Art of Peaceful Living at the Tricycle Book Club. Pick up a copy and. Read an interview with meditation teacher and author Allan Lokos and learn how you can win 1 of 2 free copes of Patience: The Art of Peaceful Living.

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Apr 28, Kim rated it it was ok. Sep 17, Gloria rated it liked it Shelves: Therefore much of what the author wrote about in the book dovetailed with another current frame of reference This is another book I came across “accidently on purpose,” meaning I stumbled across it at the library when I wasn’t really looking for anything.

Since Allan has enjoyed a treasured relationship with Sharon Salzberg, studying the dhamma and deepening his meditation practice. On the second page of his introduction, he tells us that the idea for this book arose from a casual remark made by his wife, to the effect that she believed every mistake she had ever made or unkind word she had ever spoken was due in some way to a lack of patience.

Where Buddhism Meets Neuroscience. Feb 27, Vaidehi rated it really liked it. Apr 06, Cathy rated it it was amazing Shelves: After each chapter, the author has a page for contemplation for those who would likes to practice this helpful meditation and releasing all the anxiety from their deepest soul.


As far as my review of the book, there were more than a few times that this book caused me to take note of the damage that can be done by impatience with myself and others.

As was the case with Pocket PeacePatience is a book not only to savor from beginning to end, but also to dip back into a chapter at a time for future reference – and never more so than at those moments when we feel impatience arising within. Jul 22, Krista Mushinski rated it really liked it.

He is the author of Pocket Peace: Patifnce to Know Us. The sense of not being heard or seen is more challenging. Inspired by Your Browsing History. What would you say is the biggest obstacle to patience in relationships, and how can start to overcome it? His laugh-out-loud chapter on raising children is a treasure.

The afternoon my dear Mother died we had had a long chat and as we were saying goodbye after making plans to spend the next day together she said, “I want you to work on your Patience.

Feb 07, Jackie Lee rated it it was amazing Shelves: Happy that it’s an ebook on all of my devices. A moment later, in a similar situation, we might behave quite differently. His laugh-out-loud chapter on raising children is a treasure.

Philosophy Personal Growth Category: Jul 25, Robin rated it liked it. This is another book I came across “accidently on purpose,” meaning I stumbled lkos it at the library when I wasn’t really looking for anything.

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A wise and, yes, patient guide, Lokos leads his readers through the benefits of patience with, first, ourselves and then with others in our personal and professional relationships.

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In his insightful book, Lokos provides gentle encouragement and practical patoence to step back, slow down, and foster a sense of equanimity. Amazon Giveaway allows you to run promotional giveaways in order to create buzz, reward your audience, and attract new followers and customers. I haven’t studied much of Buddhism’s beliefs before so this was a different perspective for me.

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He wrote out some rules to achieve the most fulfilled life one can try to do concerning to family, friends, schools, relationship, etc. Definitely a worthwhile read.

How can I be this old and just pafience the relationship between anger and impatience and how waiting before responding can transform my life? Share your thoughts with other customers. True patience, as a practice, is the ability to sense the arising of impatience or anger at its very inception and to be mindful of the fact that these are feelings. Write a customer review.