105 Spirituality and Its Discontents

Jack Kornfield

Jack KornfieldGiven the ever-growing popularity of mindfulness, more people are adopting the mistaken belief that simply spending enough time in lotus pose is the key to solving all their life difficulties and insecurities. In this Webcast Session on mindfulness, Jack Kornfield contends that simply having a meditative practice is not the cure-all that some students of spirituality believe it to be. With his guidance, you’ll learn:

  • what’s needed beyond prayer and meditation for personal transformation
  • how to combine meditation with your usual activities in the world
  • how to bring the sacred into psychotherapy in a way that encourages relational mindfulness


Jack Kornfield, PhD, is one of the leading Buddhist teachers in America. He’s a founding teacher of the Spirit Rock Center in California and has taught in centers and universities worldwide. His books, which include A Path with Heart, After the Ecstasy, and, most recently, A Wise Heart: A Guide to the Universal Teachings of Buddhist Psychology, have been translated into 20 languages and have sold more than a million copies. Website: http://www.jackkornfield.com/

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