Books tagged: ashram

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DAYTIME PRAYER from the Office of the Dead
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,250. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2009. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Meditation and medicine are the worlds Brother Francis and his Canadian protégé, Andre, set out to explore in India. They live in the region of the Dalai Lama, north India, then retreat to south India and the captivating Christian ashram of the late Benedictine monk Bede Griffiths. Characters from the three complete earlier monastic mystery books in the series continue to evolve.
The Guru Looked Good: An Impious Memoir
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 132,930. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious cults
The Guru Looked Good tells the real-life story of a young woman leaving her Manhattan life to join an internationally known yoga movement headed by a glamorous female guru--the same organization and guru featured in the bestseller, Eat, Pray, Love. Set in a culture where it is impossible to speak one's mind, this is the story of a person unable to give up forever what she wants and who she is.
Vipassana Meditation: My Experiences at a 10-Day Retreat
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,880. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Vipassana is one of the world's most ancient forms of meditation. In this detailed essay, author Robert Crayola describes all that goes on at a 10-day Vipassana course, providing a thorough accounting of the pros and cons involved. Also included is information on taking the course yourself.
I hold the Lion's Paw
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 8,510. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
Compiled by Joan Suval, "I hold the Lion’s Paw" is a disciple’s collection of wise and powerful statements from letters of Shri Brahmananda Sarasvati (founder of the Yoga Society of New York and Ananda Ashram), written between 1963 and 1970. Included are drawings by artist Blossom Folb, and practical, yet philosophical, responses -- inspired by Shri Brahmananda -- to questions raised by seekers.
The Imposters
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 129,350. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Imposters is the memoir of a young would-be writer making her way in Manhattan in the early 1980s. With no long-term friends and a family going bankrupt, she finds friendship and community in a tiny yoga school on Eighth Avenue run by a dynamic leader of a merry band of outsider yogis. Here, she thinks, she will find meaning and purpose. With little hesitation, she gives it her all.
How is the Spiritual Journey?
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,890. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
If you are in search of Truth, of Freedom, of Supreme Joy, it is for you that I'm here! This book is a selection of texts written by Satyavan and conversations with seekers. His message will find an echo in the earnest seekers, hence it speaks to the heart. It is direct, practical, provocative and cozy. And carries a profound wisdom. Don’t go for anything less than the Realization of Truth!
Como Vai a Jornada Espiritual?
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,190. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
Se estás em busca da Verdade, da Liberdade, da Suprema Alegria, é para ti que aqui estou! Este livro é uma seleção de textos escritos por Satyavan e seus diálogos com buscadores. Sua mensagem encontrará eco nos buscadores sinceros, pois ela fala para o coração. É direto, prático, provocador e acolhedor. Carrega consigo uma sabedoria profunda. Não te contentes com nada menos do que a Verdade!!
Arunachala Shiva - Commentaries on Sri Ramana Maharshi's Teachings 'Who Am I?'
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Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 107,880. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
Arunachala Shiva paints an intimate picture of Sri Ramana Maharshi’s life, taking us behind the scenes to moments with his closest disciples.