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The five invitations : discovering what death can teach us about living fully

Ostaseski, Frank, author, narrator.,
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CD Audiobook

Unabridged.

In his thirty-plus years as a companion to the dying, Frank Ostaseski has sat on the precipice of death with more than a thousand people. A renowned teacher of compassionate caregiving and the co-founder of the Zen Hospice Project, Ostaseski has distilled the lessons gleaned over the course of his career into a powerful and inspiring exploration of the essential wisdom dying has to impart to everyone about how to forge rich and meaningful lives.

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Wood Library Association - Canandaigua CD 294.3 OST (Text)
Adult Audiobooks
31846002733607
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01/03/2018

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781427287663
  • ISBN: 142728766X
  • Physical Description: 10 audio discs (approximately 12 hr.) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: [New York] : Macmillan Audio, [2017]

Content descriptions

General Note: Compact disc.
Title from web page.
Formatted Contents Note: The First Invitation : Don't Wait -- The Doorway to Possibility -- At Once Here and Disappearing -- The Maturation of Hope -- The Heart of the Matter -- The Second Invitation : Welcome Everything, Push Away Nothing -- As Is -- Turn Toward Your Suffering -- Love Heals -- The Third Invitation : Bring Your Whole Self to the Experience -- Don't Be a Role, Be a Soul -- Taming the Inner Critic -- The Raging River -- Hearing the Cries of the World -- The Fourth Invitation : Find a Place of Rest in the Middle of Things -- The Calm in the Storm -- Mind the Gap -- Courageous Presence -- The Fifth Invitation : Cultivate Don't Know Mind -- The Story of Forgetfulness -- Not Knowing Is Most Intimate -- Surrender to the Sacred.
Participant or Performer Note: Read by the author.
Summary, etc.: In his thirty-plus years as a companion to the dying, Frank Ostaseski has sat on the precipice of death with more than a thousand people. A renowned teacher of compassionate caregiving and the co-founder of the Zen Hospice Project, Ostaseski has distilled the lessons gleaned over the course of his career into a powerful and inspiring exploration of the essential wisdom dying has to impart to everyone about how to forge rich and meaningful lives.
Subject: Death > Religious aspects > Buddhism.
Audiobooks.
Death > Religious aspects > Buddhism.
Genre: Audiobooks.


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