book giveaway: guide to meditation

February 20th, 2014


I’m giving away the brand-new book, A Beginner’s Guide to Meditation: Practical Advice and Inspiration from Contemporary Buddhist Teachers, edited by my friend Rod Meade Sperry and the editors of the Shambhala Sun. How marvelous to offer something useful for a change. To give yourself a chance, leave a comment on this post by this Sunday, Feb. 23 and then sit quietly.

Note: The randomly drawn winner is commenter #15. Thank you, everyone.

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  1. Thank you for the opportunity. This book looks like exactly the right thing right now.

    Comment by Shelby — February 21, 2014 @ 4:44 pm

  2. Early in my meditation practice!

    Comment by Hillary — February 21, 2014 @ 5:06 pm

  3. Buddham Sharanam Gacchami .. Peace.

    Comment by Kavitha — February 21, 2014 @ 6:57 pm

  4. I would be pleased to enter your giveaway.

    Comment by Beth J Rosenwald — February 21, 2014 @ 8:11 pm

  5. Thank you very much, Karen, for your great work and wisdom. I am very inspired by your books and blog. I’m thankful I can also buy a copy of your newest book soon here in the Netherlands. I hope you will be coming to Holland some time…!

    Comment by SaS — February 22, 2014 @ 3:30 am

  6. I would love this to help me with a more, regular practice. Always enjoy you and hope to come to LA this year for your Beginners Mind Series. Namaste, Stacie

    Comment by Stacie — February 22, 2014 @ 5:38 am

  7. That sounds like a beautiful read. Gonna sit now.

    Comment by elke — February 22, 2014 @ 11:56 am

  8. Looks like a great book. Thank you.

    Comment by Amy — February 22, 2014 @ 2:16 pm

  9. Karen, the book giveaway is an act of generosity, as is your writing.

    Comment by Kevin — February 22, 2014 @ 5:00 pm

  10. I sure could use some kind of help. I’m having a lot of trouble with meditating. Love your work.

    Comment by buddhacrone — February 23, 2014 @ 3:14 pm

  11. Would love a copy!

    Comment by Kirsten — February 23, 2014 @ 4:12 pm

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