A Thousand Names for Joy: Living in Harmony with the Way by Stephen Mitchell, Byron Katie

By Stephen Mitchell, Byron Katie

“Byron Katie is without doubt one of the really nice and encouraging lecturers of our time. i urge each person to immerse themselves during this extraordinary book.” –Dr. Wayne W. Dyer

In her first books, Loving What Is and I desire Your Love–Is That True? Byron Katie confirmed how ache may be ended via wondering the annoying suggestions that create it. Now, in A Thousand Names for Joy, she encourages us to find the liberty that lives at the different aspect of inquiry.

Stephen Mitchell–the popular translator of the Tao Te Ching–selected provocative excerpts from that historic textual content as a stimulus for Katie to speak about the main crucial concerns that face us all: existence and loss of life, stable and evil, love, paintings, and achievement. together with her tales of overall ease in all conditions, Katie does greater than describe the woke up brain; she permits you to see it, think it, in motion.

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Abacus (1 point) b. Acorn (1 point) c. Escalator (1 point) d. Igloo (1 point) e. Pencil (1 point) f. Protractor (1 point) g. Pyramid (1 point) h. Watch (1 point) 30 Getting Started: Perceptions and Goals Answers for part 2 of the quiz (total score for part 2 =10): 6. Give yourself 1 point for remembering your last address. (1 point) 7–15. Give yourself 1 point each for every question you answered no. (9 points) Total number of points __________________________ Interpretation If you scored a 27 or 28, congratulations!

Did you remember the three words (apple, table, penny) asked for in question 16? Give yourself 1 point for each correct answer. (3 points) 3. If the difference between your guessed time and the correct time is less than thirty minutes, give yourself 1 point. (1 point) 4. Give yourself 1 point for each President named correctly: Bush, Clinton, Bush, Reagan, Carter. The order in which you remembered them is not important. (5 points) 5. Give yourself a point for each correct answer. (8 points) a. Abacus (1 point) b.

You may even want to keep a memory journal to record your successes. This will give you a tangible record of what you’ve done and where you’ve come from (in case you forget). You may also want to give yourself an actual physical reward for your efforts. When you have achieved your memory goal, treat yourself to dinner out at a good restaurant or a new CD. Do whatever helps you feel good about what you are achieving. This may sound silly, like rewarding a child for doing well in school, but rewarding yourself for your achievements is really worthwhile.

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