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Discovering Jewish Meditation : Instruction and Guidance for Learning an Ancient Spiritual Practice - Nan Fink Gefen

Discovering Jewish Meditation

Instruction and Guidance for Learning an Ancient Spiritual Practice

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Published: 1st January 2001
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A breakthrough "how to meditate" guide!

A supportive and wise guide that is an absolute must for anyone who wants to learn Jewish meditation or improve their practice. Nan Fink Gefen teaches you how to meditate on your own, and starts you on the path to a deeper connection with the Divine and to greater insight about your own life. Whatever your level of understanding, she gives you the tools and support you need to discover the transformative power of meditation.

This most comprehensive introduction to a time-honored spiritual practice:

  • Answers commonly asked questions about the nature and history of Jewish meditation, and examines how it differs from other meditative practices
  • Shows beginners how to start their practice, including where and how to do it
  • Gives step by step instructions for meditations that are at the core of Jewish meditative practice
  • Explains the challenges and rewards of a Jewish meditative practice

"Meditation lies at the very core of the Jewish spiritual experience. This book will take you there gently, wisely, helpfully." Jonathan Omer-Man, president of Metivta, A Center for Contemplative Judaism

"A very low threshold introduction and a very rewarding first step into the place of silence in the sacred." Lawrence Kushner, author of Eyes Remade for Wonder and other books



Provides, in a sweet and spacious voice, a simple, straightforward guide for beginning a Jewish meditation practice. Sylvia Boorstein, author of It's Easier Than You Think and other books

Guides her readers wisely, and with great care. This is the guide to Jewish meditation that I have been searching for. Vanessa L. Ochs, Department of Religious Studies, University of Virginia

If you have ever had any questions about the growing practice of Jewish meditation, this book will answer them. An essential read for anyone interested in the field of meditation. Avram Davis, author of The Way of Flame and editor of Meditation from the Heart of Judaism

" "Meditation lies at the very core of the Jewish spiritual experience. This book will take you there gently, wisely, helpfully." Jonathan Omer-Man, president of Metivta, A Center for Contemplative Judaism

"A very low threshold introduction and a very rewarding first step into the place of silence in the sacred." Lawrence Kushner, author of Eyes Remade for Wonder and other books

Provides, in a sweet and spacious voice, a simple, straightforward guide for beginning a Jewish meditation practice. Sylvia Boorstein, author of It's Easier Than You Think and other books

Guides her readers wisely, and with great care. This is the guide to Jewish meditation that I have been searching for. Vanessa L. Ochs, Department of Religious Studies, University of Virginia

If you have ever had any questions about the growing practice of Jewish meditation, this book will answer them. An essential read for anyone interested in the field of meditation. Avram Davis, author of The Way of Flame and editor of Meditation from the Heart of Judaism"

ISBN: 9781580230674
ISBN-10: 1580230679
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 208
Published: 1st January 2001
Publisher: Jewish Lights Publishing
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 15.2 x 22.9  x 1.5
Weight (kg): 0.32