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Disappointing new book by a fantastic teacher
Reviewed in the United States on July 5, 2021
I am a big fan of Tara Brach’s books and podcasts. But I have found her latest book disappointing. It collects stories that were published elsewhere (including full extracts from previous books). Also, the book is too much self centered in my view, focusing exclusively on personal stories and anecdotes, and lacking humility. From a Buddhist teacher stressing that ego is an illusion, I was a bit surprised to read so many “I, me, mine” on every page...