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The Loving Soul
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Price: Free! Words: 71,980. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
The Loving Soul offers timeless spiritual insights consistent with practical life and scientific knowledge. The Loving Soul explains how the world around us is inseparable from the principles of love. As our hearts search for real answers and our souls yearn for true love, The Loving Soul offers ancient wisdom with nonsectarian clarity and revelation. PLEASE DO NOT POST A REVIEW.
Glories of Yog
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Price: Free! Words: 22,110. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Mind & Body
Pranayam is the withdrawal of all the five senses from the physical objects and turning the mind away from the world of matter towards the Supreme Spirit...Meditation is the stillness of the flow of thoughts...
Who Am I and Why Am I Here? - Free Introduction
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Price: Free! Words: 3,150. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2010 by NewWorldPublishing. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy
This is the free introduction to Dr Terry Sands material on human evolution and the change of consciousness on our planet. We are all now affected by this transition to a new consiousness, and it will move us beyond anything we can presently imagine. For those who are working with this transformation, the road is difficult. For those who are refusing to work with it, the road is near impossible.
Warm Zen Practice: A poetic version of Dogen's Bendowa
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Price: Free! Words: 1,750. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
Poet-Philosopher and Zen Priest Tai Sheridan's Warm Zen is an easy to read poetic interpretation of Dogen's complex philosophical essay 'Bendowa'. Dogen's writing is based on the Buddhist philosophy and experience of 'no-self' and the unconditioned reality of existence-being, also called the 'dharmakaya', the mystical and transcendent body of light.
Polythrýleta. Sistemas explicativos y mutación conceptual en el pensamiento griego.
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Price: Free! Words: 92,090. Language: Spanish. Published: October 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Linguistics
Los orígenes de la tradición occidental pertenecen a la categoría de “polythrýleta”cosas muy discutidas. La experiencia griega está transida de una mutación conceptual de surgimiento paulatino y recreación vertiginosa.
The Silver Lining - Moral Deliberations in Films
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Price: Free! Words: 17,110. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Moral deliberations and philosophical dimensions in eight modern films.
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.
The Doctrines of Epicurus - Annotated
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Price: Free! Words: 30,060. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
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The Doctrines of Epicurus, philosopher of happiness and freedom, annotated with references from the authoritative ancient Epicurean sources.
Wagging My Redshift Tail - A Philosophy of Madness
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Price: Free! Words: 91,640. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychopathology / schizophrenia
It's work of philosophy and literature; the book "Writing and Madness" suggested that, after madness was set free from the insane asylums in the 60's, it's new home is literature, where it cannot talk directly to us, but instead intimates itself to us through the mysterious altars of the odd lives we read about and try to piece together.I have given my madness a home in "Wagging My Redshift Tail".
Kenneth Sign List
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Price: Free! Words: 19,330. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy
Sign List.
Bioethics and Population
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Price: Free! Words: 21,440. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Issues in the ethics and practice of demography and bioengineering - population control, the right to life, cloning, and abortion.
The Kindest People: Heroes and Good Samaritans (Volume 7)
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Series: The Kindest People: Heroes and Good Samaritans, Book 7. Price: Free! Words: 78,090. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
This book contains 250 stories of Good Samaritans and Heroes. A Sample: Good deeds tend to be practical and pragmatic rather than elegant. In 1977, poet Deena Metzger fell on an icy street in New York City. A black man saw her and ordered two young males who happened to be walking nearby, “Pick that woman up!”
Keeping the Peace: A Guide to Video Game Journalism
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Price: Free! Words: 2,860. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Games
Video game journalism is the behemoth mass media machine that determines whether or not video games soar to new heights or fail miserably. Have you ever wondered how it all works? Yes? No? Have no fear! In "Keeping the Peace: A Guide to Video Game Journalism," you will gain a satirical insight into how the game industry works, but specifically as it relates to journalism and journalists.
That's Funny: A Theory of Humor
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Price: Free! Words: 14,820. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
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Ever wondered why we find something funny or why we laugh? You might be surprised by the reason. Have you ever wondered how people make up jokes? Would you like to be able to do so? A theory of humor is arrived at through the analysis of more than eighty fine jokes. Study has never been so much fun.
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
Elemental Epicureanism
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Price: Free! Words: 147,720. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
A Guide to the Ancient Philosophy of Independent Thinking And Personal Happiness, Based on the Texts of Its Founder and Leading Proponents. Prepared from the ancient texts of Epicurus, Lucretius, Diogenes of Oinoinda, and others.
Windows in the Sky, 'Buddha is that you?'
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Price: Free! Words: 100,810. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Mysticism
The most important ingredient in life is honesty. None of us are perfect yet life is not about perfect. It is about falling down, getting up, and trying again. This book takes some of the wrappers off to see what’s inside. Life is inviting us all to do the same. We can solve the problems of the world right now by untying the threads of all the lies we've made that make us strangers to each other.
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.
A Life Worthy of the Gods - The Life And Work of Epicurus
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Price: Free! Words: 59,820. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
This book provides the core ancient texts which are the primary documentation for all our knowledge of the Life and Work of Epicurus, the philosopher of Happiness and Freedom.