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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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'.
A Mouse in the Classroom
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Price: Free! Words: 2,960. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators
Essay about the day and what happened when a mouse appeared in an inner city in-school-suspension classroom.
Path to Enlightenment
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,480. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Unsatisfied? Worried? Sad? Angry? Frustrated? Enlightenment is a path for those seeking happiness and satisfaction with life.
Being Mindful: Living in the Now
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Series: On the Spiritual Path, Book 24 · Buddhism, Book 12 · Applied Psychology, Book 25 · Leadership, Book 18 · Travel, Book 11. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,850. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2014 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
If you can observe your thoughts, who exactly is doing the observing? It is not the ‘I’ that has a name and a life history -- your egoic self. This simple question is at the centre of the great religions and spiritual traditions in the world. Learn about this new dimension of thought by cultivating the gentle art of mindfulness.
PLATINUM SUTRA
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Price: Free! Words: 7,170. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
The teaching that all things and non things, external worlds and internal are nothing more than perceptions of one’s own mind as understood by Bodhisattva Mikial Kenneth Millard. This is a teaching that liberates those who understand it from all of the illusions & fabrications of the material world forever and allow the practitioners to fearlessly be wisdom & goodness.
The Satipatthana Sutta
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Price: Free! Words: 5,510. Language: British English. Published: April 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
A translation of the Satipatthana Sutta by Soma Thera
La Magia de la Meditación Zen: Secretos para Encontrar el Tiempo Para la Paz Mental Todos los Días
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,600. Language: Spanish. Published: April 19, 2014 by Empowerment Nation. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit
La Magia de la Meditación Zen: Secretos Para Encontrar el Tiempo Para la Paz Mental Todos los Días, le brinda remedios meditativos prácticos, probados y poderosos para su estilo de vida estresante. Si bien le enseña cómo meditar en las comunes sesiones de 20 minutos, también le proporciona métodos para conseguir minutos de contemplación Zen.
Moral guidelines (Buddhism)
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Price: Free! Words: 950. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
These guidelines are taken from Buddhist teachings and beliefs which can make you become an better person with high morals and ethics;
A Commentary on Praises to the Twenty-one Taras
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,490. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014 by Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
This precious commentary by Kopan Monastery's Khensur Rinpoche Lama Lhundrup Rigsel on the Praises to the Twenty-one Taras offers us a deeper understanding of the inconceivable qualities of Tara’s holy body, speech and mind and how her different aspects can help us overcome difficulties in our daily lives and Dharma practice.