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In fact, you should try to recognise that your situation exists because. Tara brach, author of radical acceptance a kinder, more compassionate world starts with kind and compassionate kids. Embracing your life with the heart of a buddha unabridged by brach, tara, campbell, cassandra isbn. Tara brach, author of the awardwinning radical acceptance, calls this awareness our true refuge, because it is available to every one of us, at any moment, no exceptions. Radical acceptance how to accept life as it really is. This program brings mindfulness, radical acceptance, and compassion to the fears and challenges that arise.784 1380 1184 357 1014 940 1130 905 1308 1012 591 334 613 507 1209 746 708 1508 1377 1311 758 1264 1155 438 502 1116 425 706 429 78 1533 915 1389 1496 1368 359 1231 562 1254 796 228 342 4 241 1395 168