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Eastern and Western Philosophy
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Price: Free! Words: 8,990. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012 by Immediex Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern
The Buddha, Lao Tzu, Confucius, Socrates, Descartes, Hume, Kant, Schopenhauer, Kierkegaard, Nietzsche, and Wittgenstein
Creativity and Intention in Evolution
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Price: Free! Words: 8,840. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern
Charles Darwin has changed for ever the way we see ourselves, and our place in the universe. The debate between the Creationists and the neo-Darwinians continues in full fury. One outcome of this has been to see Darwin’s theory become entrenched as a dogma, defended by evangelical apologists, and no longer a reasonable account of how human beings have evolved from earlier life forms.
The Tao of Tennis
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Price: Free! Words: 6,630. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern
(5.00 from 1 review)
The classic Tao Te Ching adapted for life on the tennis court. Ancient Eastern wisdom as the basis for practical advice to play and coach your best. Written by a professional tennis instructor with a degree in philosophy and English. Play your best tennis, live your best life! ** Recommended by legendary tennis guru Allen Fox, and by eminent professor of Chinese philosophy Roger T. Ames. **
人体中的阴阳——对立统一规律在人体的表现
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Price: Free! Words: 570. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: March 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Holism
文章首先阐述了人体中存在的一些矛盾,例如:血压调节中的矛盾、血糖调节中的矛盾、凝血和抗凝血的矛盾、氧化和抗氧化的矛盾,随后简述了应激,之后提出了人体中阴阳的定义,并对阴阳之间的关系作了哲学方面的论述,接着又对心、肾、肝等重要脏器阴阳的生化生理实质作了探讨,最后对阴虚、阳虚证的生化生理实质以及寒凉性及温热性中药对阴阳的影响作了初步的论证,并且诠释了随着年龄的增长会出现“阳常有余,阴常不足”阴阳矛盾双方力量对比失衡的现象及其原因之所在。
the Seven Maxims: a Hopeful Endeavour
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Price: Free! Words: 12,450. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
A thought-provoking analysis of the argumentative nature of our beliefs as well as a suggestion on how to live less abrasively.
Understanding, the simplicity of life
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 50,690. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
UNDERSTANDING is a logical approach to understanding human nature and the world in which we live. It addresses issues of belief, truth, impersonal and personal awareness, and free will. The book is alive with anecdotes, teaching stories and metaphors, which make difficult or unfamiliar concepts easily understandable.An invaluable book for the spiritual seeker interested in enlightenment and peace.
Chinese Astrology: 2014 Year of the Wood Horse
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 70,580. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2013 by ETC Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Astrology
The best book you'll find with individual/personal and global predictions for 2014, Year of the Horse. Easy-to-follow guide to trends, financial and legal matters, love and relationships, career opportunities and other areas of personal concern. Chinese astrology explained and Feng Shui tips included. Achieve success in 2014 by knowing what's ahead, and how to attract what you want!
Reality and the Truth: Pillar One
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Series: The Eight Pillars of the Heaven. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,000. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Written in a casual, conversational manner, this book is meant to be accessible to you, the average person, to help improve your life in meaningful, realistic ways. Once you are able to differentiate between reality and the truth, much suffering from life's changes can be diminished. This will improve your health, make you happier, and strengthen your relationships with those you care about.
The Tender Heart of Sadness: 28 Aspects of Warriorship Drawn from the Buddhist and Shambhala Traditions
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 53,100. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Written by a senior student of Chogyam Trungpa, Rinpoche, and his Shambhala Lineage heir Sakyong Mipham, Rinpoche, this book is good companion to anyone pursuing the path of Shambhala Warriorship. Roger Guest offers reflections on a wide range of topics from basic meditation to the power of elegant speech and uplifted decorum, sprinkled with stories and accounts of encounters with teachers.
The Mystical Circle of Life
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 74,950. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
What happens after death? How can we overcome the fear of death? How can we help the dying? How can we cope with the death of loved ones? This book gives answers from a wide spectrum of sources on these issues. Overcome fear and demystify death. It is something that we will all meet - ours and our loved ones. Better to know what it is about.
Appropriate Detachment
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,820. Language: Canadian English. Published: May 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Stress Management
Stress accumulates when we don’t feel that we have the time, skill or energy to complete all of the tasks that have been assigned to us. Appropriate Detachment helps us realize which tasks we should tackle first and allows us to focus on them with our whole being. Without the distractions of other tasks roaming around in our mind we can be so much more productive. Just let them go.
GOSPEL GURU SREE NARAYANA OF INDIA
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 44,760. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern
A deep scholarship in philosophy in general and in Sree Narayana Philosophy in particular. A felicity of expression, which makes stock of the approach and understanding of the reader of the book.
The Living Art of Ketsugo Jujutsu
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,530. Language: American English. Published: February 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern
Sensei Peter Freedman’s light-hearted view of the development of martial arts, past and present, gives us an appreciation for what has been done, and anticipation of what is still to be discovered. Sensei Freedman’s diverse, real-world martial arts experience is shocking and even frightening at times, but he has taken the high road at every opportunity.
Who is the Brooklyn Monk?
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,230. Language: American English. Published: February 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern
Traveling to the far reaches of the world to find lost masters and forgotten systems of martial arts; reviving the sometimes abandoned techniques and philosophies of a subculture of warriors; immersing himself deep into the cultural and linguistic setting of his fight training; these are only a couple of the things that get Antonio Graceffo up every morning.
The Bent Tree and the Sleeping Tiger
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 52,950. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
An old hermit monk and a sleeping tiger sit under a bent tree. Visitors to this odd little 'piece of heaven and earth' learn something of a taoist's thoughts which change their minds,and,thus, their Ways too.
Eastern Thinking for a Western World
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,240. Language: American English. Published: February 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern
Join our dialog in which Master Rosenfeld describes his long journey through the world of martial arts and how he came to be the renowned instructor and authority that he is today. Learn how Chen-Style Tai Chi was developed through the use of warfare weaponry such as the Guan Dao, and how it has evolved and continues to change to this day.
The Greatness of Kung Fu
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,320. Language: American English. Published: February 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern
Grandmaster Wong is a fourth-generation successor of the renowned Southern Shaolin monastery in Putian, China. Living in Malaysia, he travels the world spreading the "greatness of kung fu" throughout the world through the Shaolin Wahnam institute. Learn about the masters Sifu Wong studied under and hear stories of how he trained and how he has been working to improve kung fu teaching methods.
Oosterse filosofie
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Series: Oosterse filosofie, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,910. Language: Dutch. Published: February 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern
De oosterse filosofie kent een rijke geschiedenis die terug gaat tot zeker 3000 voor Christus. In dit boek wordt ingegaan op de vijf bekendste levensbeschouwingen uit de oosterse filosofie: het hindoeïsme, boeddhisme, confucianisme, taoïsme en zen. De belangrijkste kenmerken komen aan bod en ook wordt stil gestaan bij het doel van elke levensbeschouwing
Antiquity Comes Full Circle
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,180. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern
This unusual book the second of a unique trilogy, takes you down the corridors of the past, peaking through many windows, from the beginning of civilisation, to the present time. Easton Hamilton makes a series of interesting observations daring to suggest the eastern contribution to our modern world has not been adequately acknowledged.
The Spirit of a Swordsman
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,510. Language: American English. Published: February 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern
The Japanese sword arts are so intricately intertwined with daily living and the enterprising mindset in Japan that the revered spirit of the samurai will never die. Even today, in corporations, schools, and daily life, the spirit of the samurai is very much alive.