Pure and Simple: The Extraordinary Teachings of a Thai by Upasika Kee Nanayon,Thanissaro

By Upasika Kee Nanayon,Thanissaro

Upasika Kee was once a uniquely strong religious instructor. Evocative of the good Ajahn Chah, her teachings are earthy, refreshingly direct, and hard-hitting. within the 20th century, she became some of the most recognized lecturers in Thailand--male or female--all the extra striking simply because, rarer nonetheless, she was once now not a monastic yet a layperson. Her relentless honesty, together with her encouraging voice, is one cause such a lot of modern Buddhist academics bear in mind Upasika Kee so fondly, and so frequently. With this booklet, readers looking anything comparable to the vintage Mindfulness in undeniable English can obtain guideline on meditation perform as they turn into conversant in the legacy of a well known Buddhist determine. Pure and Simple, the 1st widely-available choice of her writings, should be gratefully bought not just by way of those that knew Upasika Kee, yet by means of a person who encounters her for the 1st time in its pages.

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