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Spiritual, Not Religious: Sacred Tools for Modern Times
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 40,060. Language: American English. Published: December 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Religion and self-improvement
If you are interested in spirituality but not formal religion this book will help you explore faith, and thoughts, actions, and experiences that transcends rites, rituals, ceremonies, clergy, & churches & temples associated with formal religious practices. The book merges many meditation teachings - zen, Buddhism and Taoism & offers a step-by-step approach to a living a joyous spiritual life.
The Dhammapada for Awakening: A Commentary on Buddha's Practical Wisdom
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,560. Language: American English. Published: December 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
In The Dhammapada for Awakening Abbot George Burke draws on the proven wisdom of different ancient traditions, and the contemporary masters of spiritual life, as well as his own studies and first-hand knowledge of the mystical traditions of East and West, to illumine the practical wisdom of Buddha in the Dhammapada - and more importantly, makes that teaching relevant to today's spiritual seekers.
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Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 82,030. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
More than any body of spiritual or philosophic exposition throughout history grounded in what is so, a functional study of subjective experience within an objective reality, so humble and elementary in its sublime esoterica of wisdom and insight it would not be hubris to have called this volatile mass not Re: but along the lines of Lucretius' The Way Things Are perhaps How to Live...
Zen and Tao, A Little Book on Buddhist Thought and Meditation
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,860. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Zen and Tao, A Little Book on Buddhist Though and Meditation is a collection of the translations of the Hsin Hsin Ming, The Tao Te Ching, and Nargarjuna's Tree of Wisdom, and 50 selected quotes from Chuang Tzu, Okakura Kakuzo, and Buddha.
Silicon Valley Monk: From Metaphysics to Reality on the Buddhist Path
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Price: Free! Words: 102,580. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
"Silicon Valley Monk" is a memoir of one man's attempt to wake up amid the reality distortion field of Silicon Valley - and his own mind.
Os Ensinamentos de Siddartha Gautama, O Buda
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,570. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 19, 2014 by Editora Tutear. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Buda significa iluminado, em sânscrito (antiga língua sagrada da Índia). Buda é um título dado a um mestre budista ou a todos os iluminados que alcançaram a realização espiritual do budismo. Para o mestre, o importante era buscar a pureza da mente, e compreender corretamente o mundo, para alcançar a salvação.
내 마음의 보배: 삶의 한가운데서 만나는 지혜 대행큰스님
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Price: Free! Words: 4,780. Language: Korean. Published: November 11, 2014 by Hanmaum Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
대행큰스님의 법문에서 발췌된 질의 응답 모음. 이 책은 자주 묻는 기본적인 질문들을 다루고 있다. 예를 들면, 왜 삶이 공허하게 느껴지는가? 어떻게 하면 좀 더 정신수행을 잘하는 사람이 될 수 있을까? 인생은 왜 불공평하게 보이는가? 전생이라는 것이 정말로 있는가? 이에 대해 대행큰스님은 우리들의 실생활을 파고 드는 매우 현실적인 답을 해주며, 언제나 상대를 둘로 보지 않는 심원한 도리를 일러준다. 대행큰스님(1927-2012)은 한국 불교의 비구니스님이셨고 또한 선사(禪師)셨다.스님은 비구니 스님들뿐만 아니라 비구 스님들도 가르치셨으며, 재가신도들을 가르치시는데도 각별히 힘을 기울이셨다. 스님은 개개인의 일상생활에서 일어나는 모든 일들을 마음수행의 재료로 활용하라 가르치셨습니다.
Love without Limit: Reflections of a Buddhist Psychotherapist
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 12,060. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / general
Spiritual pioneers such as Buddha Shakyamuni and Jesus Christ were human beings who, like us, were explorers seeking the truth of what it means to be human and how to live an authentic and satisfying life.
Practicing the Unmistaken Path: Lam-rim Teachings from Kopan, 1991
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Series: Teachings from Kopan. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,890. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014 by Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
This is the first volume in a new series of Lama Zopa Rinpoche's teachings given during the 24th Kopan lam-rim course in 1991. This first volume covers topics such as compassion and universal responsibility, the benefits of developing bodhicitta, the disadvantages of self-cherishing, and emptiness.
Unorthodox Confessions: The Importance of Dharma, Karma, and Reincarnation
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,160. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2014 by Starfield Press. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Abuse
There is a way to make peace with suffering. There is a meaning to being alive.
A New Vision of Ourselves: A New Dream of America: A New Religion for the World
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Price: Free! Words: 4,120. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Excerpts from the books of James Hilgendorf: "A New Myth for America"; "Forever Here"; "Maybe We Need a New Religion"; "Poems of Death: Time for Eternity"; "The Buddha and the Dream of America"; "The New Superpower"; "Life & Death: A Buddhist Perspective"; "The Great New Emerging Civilization"; and "Handbook for Youth in a Muddied Age".
A Different Outlook On Bipolar Disorder [Ups And Downs To Buddha State]
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,670. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
If you are looking for a book about bipolar disorder or spiritual awakening, look no further, you’ve found it.
Un autre regard sur la bipolarité [Il n’y a pas de honte à préférer le bonheur]
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Price: $8.97 USD. Words: 23,550. Language: French. Published: August 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Suivez le parcours d'Arthuro Jobsquare, bipolaire, jusqu'à l'état de bouddha, une aventure fantastique, un pied de nez à la bipolarité. Description de la maladie et parcours incroyable d'un bipolaire de type 1. Traduit en anglais et très prochainement sur le marché anglophone sous le titre: A different outlook on bipolar disorder- Ups and downs to Buddha state
Daily Reflections: Advice from Khen Rinpoche Geshe Thubten Chonyi
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,020. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014 by Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
These teachings by Khen Rinpoche Geshe Chonyi offer valuable advice related to our Dharma studies and practice: how to check whether our practices are Dharma, the need for study and constant reflection of the Buddha’s teachings and how to overcome our afflictions and problems so that we can truly benefit others.
Practicando Zen
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 41,380. Language: Spanish. Published: August 10, 2014 by Rubén González. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
El objetivo de esta obra es acercar al lector a “la experiencia zen” que emana de su propio mundo interno y que llegue a ser una forma de vivir y reaccionar que se proyecte en cada una de sus actividades, cualesquiera que sean. Se trata de avivar el anhelo de la experiencia, del vivir más que del aprender, porque el zen que no es vivencia y experiencia no es zen.
Buddhism: The Buddhism guide for Buddhism beginners (Special Edition)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,380. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Buddhism for beginners If you wish to learn about Buddhism, this book will be your perfect starting point. The chapters of this book will show you the path towards awakening and ultimately enlightenment.
The Peaceful Stillness of the Silent Mind: Buddhism, Mind and Meditation
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,110. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2014 by Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
"Meditation is the right medicine for the uncontrolled, undisciplined mind. Meditation is the way to perfect satisfaction. The uncontrolled mind is by nature sick; dissatisfaction is a form of mental illness. What's the right antidote to that? It's knowledge-wisdom; understanding the nature of psychological phenomena; knowing how the internal world functions." - Lama Yeshe
How to Generate Bodhicitta
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,140. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2014 by Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
On his two visits to Singapore in 1997, Venerable Lama Ribur Rinpoche taught extensively on how to generate that precious bodhimind. Using scriptural understanding and his personal experience, Rinpoche also gave insightful teachings on lo-jong (thought transformation), the practice of which enables one to transform the inevitable problems of life into the causes for enlightenment.
Trova il tesoro interiore: Il Buddhismo e la vita quotidiana
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Price: Free! Words: 7,370. Language: Italian. Published: June 16, 2014 by Hanmaum Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Una raccolta di domande e risposte ricorrenti ,tratte dai discorsi di Dharma della maestra Seon Daehaeng . Queste includono questioni basilari come perche' la vita sembri vuota, come diventare una persona piu' spirituale ,perche' la vita sembra ingiusta, e se esistono cose come le vite precedenti . Le sue risposte sono molto terra terra ,imbevute da un profondo senso di non dualita'.
Circle of Magic
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 154,860. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
A deep study in Qigong and Chinese traditions routinely mistaken and misrepresented. A personal journey in the fascinating realms of Qigong energy and traditions, exploration of the mysteries of the East.