Learn Buddhist principles that can help enrich your romantic life, your life in general, and the lives of those around you.
a happy marriage for a normally adjusted couple is a simple matter of
give-and-takeósome patience, tolerance, and just trying to be cheerful
as often as possible. There is no shortage of books providing
relationship advice that can help us with these matters. But Buddhist
teachings address more than just surface knowledge, and guide us to
delve deeper into our psyches.
With an emphasis on self-compassion, Buddhism for Couples
explains how to apply Buddhist teachings to your relationships to patch
things up, hold things together, and, even on good days, scale the
heights of relationship happiness. Written for both men and women, this
book tackles the loaded subjects of housework, anger, sex, conflict, and
infidelity, and introduces Buddhist strategies that can enrich a
Humorous and informative, Buddhism for Couples
provides a fresh approach to living as a couple, persuading us to leave
behind stale, habitual ways of relating that donít work.
Buddhism for Couples: A Calm Approach to Relationships, Sarah Napthali, Tarcher, Paperback, 272 pages, 2015, $15.95.
Sarah is the mother of two young boys who tries to apply Buddhist teachings in her daily life. She is also the author of Buddhism for Mothers, which
has sold in the United States, the United Kingdom and has been
translated into four other languages to date. Since the children started
school, Sarah is very pleased to report that she manages to meditate