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1The quality or state of being conscious or aware of something.‘their mindfulness of the wider cinematic tradition’
- ‘This is the first stage of mindfulness of breathing.’
- ‘Try to develop deep concentration through the awareness of the breath which is called the mindfulness of the breath or you can say mindfulness of the body.’
- ‘So mindfulness of drinking is already one kind of enlightenment.’
- ‘All this in a plant with no eyes or imaging organs anybody knows about, no brain or nervous system to support mindfulness.’
- ‘In mindfulness of body, there is a sense of finding some home ground.’
- ‘The meditation he was teaching wasn't mindfulness of the breath.’
- ‘We can practise the exchange of self and other with spiritual friends by developing mindfulness of their needs and putting them before our own.’
- ‘Some people need such concrete visual reminders to maintain mindfulness of their gratitude, explains Emmons.’
- ‘At such times, mindfulness of the practice of patience and the application of certain techniques will help us to continue generating this attitude.’
- ‘Simply being there with our body, with our physical sense of existence, is the mindfulness of body.’
- ‘I just think it's wrong to live with someone else without treating them with a certain amount of respect and mindfulness.’
- ‘The training of mindfulness of the body can be called the establishment and maintenance of that capability of peace without impulses and emotions.’
- ‘In order never to be overcome by harm-doers, cultivate patience through mindfulness of the demerits of anger.’
- ‘The first foundation includes various practices for developing mindfulness of the body.’
2A mental state achieved by focusing one's awareness on the present moment, while calmly acknowledging and accepting one's feelings, thoughts, and bodily sensations, used as a therapeutic technique.
- ‘Mindfulness, or awareness, which is the equilibrating faculty, balances them all.’
- ‘In a way, maintaining mindfulness is comparable to making a journey.’
- ‘Hence the importance of mindfulness in the spiritual training of the yogi on the Aryan path.’
- ‘The purpose of the disciplines of mindfulness is to do something about this absent-mindedness.’
- ‘Apart from the hours of sound sleep, you should try to maintain continuous mindfulness throughout your waking hours.’
- ‘We integrated mindfulness into a maintenance form of therapy.’
- ‘Our true nature is a very deep and wonderful mystery, but using the power of mindfulness, we can more easily allow the manifestation of our true nature.’
- ‘Meditation is one way to express mindfulness in a dedicated, concentrated manner.’
- ‘Open-mindedness, which is the fruit of mindfulness, forms the basis for the disciplines of insight.’
- ‘But I strongly believe that whoever practises mindfulness as part of his or her life will be able to survive perfectly in every situation.’
- ‘If you think mindfulness involves labeling what comes up and doing everything in a very deliberate fashion, you will suffer enormously because the world is not under your control.’
- ‘Long practice at meditation or mindfulness can also dispel the illusion.’
- ‘Moral discipline also strengthens mindfulness, which is the life of concentration.’
- ‘A useful object of meditation should be one that promotes mindfulness.’
- ‘In Buddhism, this can arise through the practice of meditation, the practice of mindfulness.’
- ‘Every moment of mindfulness is a moment of truthfulness, of directed knowing.’
- ‘Meditation is the practice of concentration and mindfulness leading to insight.’
- ‘There are specific ailments where mindfulness has been shown to be helpful.’
- ‘Through mindfulness we have to give up things we are attached to.’
- ‘For instance, a therapist may teach mindfulness, a concept borrowed from Zen Buddhism.’
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