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  1. The Show-Off Monkey and Other Taoist Tales

    The Show-Off Monkey and Other Taoist Tales

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    • Mark W. McGinnis
    “If we are true to who we are, we will naturally find what is right.”“Beauty is in the eyes and mind of the beholder.”“What is good in life is not always obvious.”These morals are inspired by the teachings of Taoist philosopher Chuang Tzu (fourth century BCE), who through charming and sometimes cryptic fables explained to his students the qualities of humility, modesty, simplicity, acceptance, and contentment. In “The Sea Turtle… Read More

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  2. The Sweeper

    The Sweeper

    A Buddhist Tale

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    • Rebecca Hazell
    In this retelling of a famous Buddhist story, Padme, a young servant girl, meets the Buddha as she is sweeping her master’s house. When she laments that she is so busy that she would never have time to meditate, the Buddha gives her the instruction to “sweep and clean.” This simple mindfulness practice transforms Padme’s life, and when she encounters the Buddha many years later, he teaches her how to… Read More

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  3. Mindful Games Activity Cards

    Mindful Games Activity Cards

    55 Fun Ways to Share Mindfulness with Kids and Teens

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    • Susan Kaiser Greenland
    Mindful play is a great way for kids to develop their focusing skills while learning to regulate their emotions and respond to any situation calmly, with kindness and compassion. Here are fifty-five simple and accessible games that can bring mindfulness to your daily routine. These delightful games, developed and tested over many years of working with children and their caregivers, are designed for kids, but they can be just as… Read More

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  4. The Want Monsters
  5. Mindful Games

    Mindful Games

    Sharing Mindfulness and Meditation with Children, Teens, and Families

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    • Susan Kaiser Greenland
    Mindful play is a great way for kids to develop focusing skills while learning to regulate their emotions and respond to any situation calmly, with kindness and compassion. Here are sixty simple and accessible games that can bring mindfulness to your daily routine.These delightful games, developed and tested over many years of working with children and their caregivers, are designed for kids, but they can be just as fun and… Read More

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  6. Big Science for Little People

    Big Science for Little People

    52 Activities to Help You and Your Child Discover the Wonders of Science

    • by
    • Lynn Brunelle
    Introduce future engineers, inventors, naturalists, and artists to the physics and chemistry, biology and ecology that can be found in everyday play. Create chemical reactions, explore gravity and friction, transform states of matter, play with air pressure, and much more through 52 simple experiments that zip and zoom, fly and fizz, bubble and burst. Geek mom Lynn Brunelle has created an interactive guide perfect for both kids and their parents:… Read More

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  7. When the Buddha Was an Elephant

    When the Buddha Was an Elephant

    32 Animal Wisdom Tales from the Jataka

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    • Mark W. McGinnis
    The Buddhist Jataka tales are simple lessons in living with honesty, wisdom, and compassion that contain the power to transform the hearts and minds of those who hear them. They are stories of the Buddha’s past lives—in such forms as a boar, a parrot, a monkey, or a peacock—that have enchanted children and adults for millennia. Their animal characters powerfully and sometimes humorously demonstrate the virtues and foibles… Read More

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  8. The Prince and the Zombie

    The Prince and the Zombie

    Tibetan Tales of Karma

    • by
    • Tenzin Wangmo
    In this series of tales, a prince must capture and bring back to his country a zombie who is endowed with magical powers—but in order to succeed he must keep himself from speaking even one word to the zombie. The zombie is wily, and during the long journey he recounts fascinating tales to the prince, who is carrying him in a sack on his back. Spellbound by the stories, the… Read More

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  9. The All-Seeing Boy and the Blue Sky of Happiness
  10. Where Is Tibet?

    Where Is Tibet?

    A Story in Tibetan and English

    • by
    • Gina Halpern
    "Where is Tibet?" is really a way of asking "Where is happiness?" Gina Halpern's enchanting book takes children on a double journey: to a real country, and into their own hearts. Brilliantly illustrated with Tibetan images and colors, this sensitively rendered, cross-cultural book follows the search of a refugee Tibetan boy and girl for their native Himalayan land. The children could be two of the real exiled children now… Read More

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