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Developing a Universal Religion: Why one is Needed and How it might be Derived
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Price: Free! Words: 109,330. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
Does humanity need a Universal Religion? This book summarises the difficulties in solving this question. It explores how we think, why “purpose” is important when solving practical and moral problems, how religions arose and developed and how the universe and life evolved. Then it discusses how humanity might select a “purpose” and suggests how a “universal religion” might be built.
Atharva Veda, A Brief Outline
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Series: HINDU PHILOSOPHY, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 2,670. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
This booklet incorporates a representative section headlines from the first ten chapters of the available text of Atharva Veda. They are likely to give a fairly good idea about the non-Aryan characteristics of Atharva Veda, an unique ancient Indian text depicting the superstitious cults of the primitive religions.
Of Water, Spirits, and Tequila Sunrise
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,520. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
(5.00 from 1 review)
This piece of creative nonfiction details the author's journey through dissolution, the second stage of the alchemical process. Written as a blend of research and personal experience, it is meant both to entertain and enlighten.
MENNONITES IN MISSOURI, Volume 1
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Price: Free! Words: 2,090. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
The first in a series about the customs, beliefs and lives of Mennonites in Missouri, told by an "Englishman" (non-Mennonite), an impressed admirer.
Essays on God and Freud
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Price: Free! Words: 31,070. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » History
Six essays about the alleged incompatibility between God and modern science and four essays about Psychoanalysis and its role in the landscape of modern, scientific psychology and evidence-based psychotherapies.
Unveiling the Secrets of Magic and Magicians
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Price: Free! Words: 122,490. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2012 by amin-sheikho.com. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / Koran & Sacred Writings
How terrible are the words that issued from the mouths of those deceivers from amongst the jews, who used false statements to insert intrigue into the books of Islam. Their words about the possible use of magic to bewitch the most honorable one of all creation, Mohammad (cpth), are nothing more than mere lies.
Ahimsa (Non-Violence): In View of Indian Sages
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Price: Free! Words: 21,480. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
Ahimsa is a complicated question. It is a Yogic word, the word which points out to the inner spiritual Sadhana, but later on people linked it with the violence of living beings of the external world.
Tantra Cult
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Series: YOGA and TANTRA, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 2,230. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
There are many misgivings and superstitions around the Tantra Cult. This booklet attempts a scientific analysis and explanation of the Tantra Cult as originated in India and practiced now a days in various forms all over the world.
Karma Yoga
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Series: YOGA and TANTRA, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 7,450. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
The book defines different types of Yoga and elaborates the principles of Karma Yoga with personal experience and excerpts from the Hindu sacred text ‘Gita’ & ‘Karma Yoga’ by Swami Vivekananda.
Bhakti Yoga
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Series: YOGA and TANTRA, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 2,300. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
This booklet explains the principle of Bhakti Yoga (Devotional Yoga) and explains why devotion without true wisdom degenerates into self seeking, avenues of fulfilling baser desires, blind ritualism, idolatry and morbid fantasy. The text also explains the relation between science and true wisdom
An Atheist Afterlife
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Price: Free! Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
(3.14 from 7 reviews)
A scientific theory about the possibility of an afterlife from an atheist perspective. This short and concise document deals within the realm of observable science and basic mathematics to argue that all humans are inherantly immortal.
Lord Krishna Mystery
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Series: HINDU PHILOSOPHY, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 1,710. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
This booklet endeavors to explain the fact that Lord Krishna is the symbol of the Supreme Lord and not an Avatar (incarnate) of Lord Vishnu of Hindu Puranas.
God
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Price: Free! Words: 56,990. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
What is God? Existence of God. What is Enlightenment? God and Enlightenment. God and Quantum Physics. Afterlife. Paradise. Reincarnation and Christianity. Yoga and Christianity. Religious Toleration. Discussion about God. Angel oracle.
Is God Dead?
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Price: Free! Words: 4,090. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
"An overview of an influential book from one of India's deepest thinkers in Secular Humanism. Professor Ramendra presents clear reasons for rethinking the classical arguments for the existence of God." — The Secular Web. In a crisp, concise and fascinating discourse, the author has boldly advocated atheism on logical and moral grounds.
The Qualities of Life
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Price: Free! Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Everything always works out at the end A good life happens when we have the right attitude If we go with our higher power, the Mold of Life is in place Our Lives are Molded in the right shape to the end.
Why I am Not a Hindu
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,550. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
Inspired by Bertrand Russell's "Why I Am Not a Christian", which the author, Dr. Ramendra admired, and M. K. Gandhi's "Why I Am a Hindu", with which he disagreed; the author explains why he is not a Hindu by conviction, though he is a Hindu by birth. "Why I Am Not a Hindu" has been published in print edition in 1993,1995 and 2011. It has been translated into Hindi, Oriya and Malayalam.
Amoral Science Brainless Religion: Two World Views
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Price: Free! Words: 1,790. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion & Science
Religion is in no position to question the results of scientific inquiry unless it obtains contrary results using scientific methodology---and looks foolish when it tries. And scientists look foolish when they make assertions about religious experiences and beliefs. Science by definition cannot study, and therefore cannot comment on questions of reality beyond what is available to the senses.
Islam…! What are the Veil, Divorce, and Polygamy for?
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Price: Free! Words: 27,140. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2012 by amin-sheikho.com. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / Koran & Sacred Writings
A Dialogue Between a Western Orientalist and a Muslim Savant
The Sources of Spring Water in the World
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Price: Free! Words: 29,500. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2012 by amin-sheikho.com. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / Koran & Sacred Writings
A Dialogue Between Sir John G. Bennett and Scholar Mohammad Amin Sheikho
Zen: Talks, Stories and Commentaries
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,820. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
Albert Low, teacher and director at the Montreal Zen Center and dharma heir of Roshi Philip Kapleau, provides an engaging collection of talks, stories and commentaries on Zen. Though the entries range from dharma talks on koans to discussions on Buddhism and Christianity, they all address concrete concerns of our lives and reveal the author's profound insights.