Buddhism for Mothers of Young Children: Becoming a Mindful Parent (Paperback)

Becoming a Mindful Parent

By Sarah Napthali

Allen & Unwin, 9781741754650, 272pp.

Publication Date: April 1, 2008



A combination of personal narrative and stories gathered from mothers, this guide shows how spiritual and mindful parenting can help all mothersBuddhists and nonBuddhistsbe more open, attentive, and content. Byguiding motherson a spiritual path, this evocation alsohelps them cultivate wisdom, open-heartedness, anda better understanding of themselves and their children. The Buddhist teachings and principles helpanswer questions that all mothers face, especially those with young children: "Who are my children? Whoam I? How can I do my best by my children and myself? What to do about all that housework? "and"Is this all?"Written in aclear and engaging style, this warm and simple meditation facilitates parenting with awareness, purpose, and love.

About the Author

Sarah Napthali is the author of "Buddhism for Mothers."

Praise For Buddhism for Mothers of Young Children: Becoming a Mindful Parent

"If you liked her first book, Buddhism for Mothers, you'll adore this one. It'll give you a new perspective on parenting and may even help you enjoy it more."  —Sunday Telegraph

"A seamless mix of parenting and spiritual practice guidance."  —American Buddhist Net