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Snow Falling in Moonlight: Odes in Praise of Dogen's Shobogenzo
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Price: Free! Words: 2,070. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Dogen (1200-1253) is the father of Soto Zen. Poet-Philosopher and Zen Priest Tai Sheridan has transformed twelve of his spiritual essays from the Shobogenzo (The Treasury of the True Dharma Eye), into poems about non-dual wisdom, luminous mind, loving kindness, and Zen practice.
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.
7 STEPS TO: A healthier you
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,710. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
Having gathered advice from more than a dozen experts, journalist Sue White offers readers 7 practical and effective ways of leading a healthier life. Solutions are presented in chapters on beating insomnia, nurturing through food, volunteering, laughter, working with compassion and more. Each chapter concludes with a useful action plan to help readers put the experts’ advice into practice.
Celestial Music: Sutras of Emptiness
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Price: Free! Words: 3,090. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Poet-Philosopher and Zen priest Tai Sheridan presents modern interpretations of the Lotus, Diamond, Heart Wisdom, and Loving Kindness Sutras in accessible and inspirational verses. The Buddhist sutras express a path of enlightened living based on curiosity, good will, wisdom, and compassion. They journey through the depths of human experience: living and dying, love and loss, anguish and peace.
Thoughts2Share
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,520. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
Thoughts2Share is an invitation to share the poetic narrative of life's living devotional into the heart of Christianity through email. Each step of this spiritual walk is lit by the persevering hope that glows from Calvary's victory. In an ever growing sense of humility, the discovery of an unusual gift of exchange - embracing another's sorrow in return of incorruptible hope. Taste and see.
The Zen Wheel of Life Mantra: A Song of Luminous Wisdom and Love
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Price: Free! Words: 2,250. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
Poet-Philosopher and Zen Priest Tai Sheridan 's Wheel of Life Mantra is a poetic expression of the Bhavacakra, an ancient mandala that presents the most significant wisdom teachings of Buddhism. It is used to contemplate the causes and conditions of suffering, and as a guide to non-dual wisdom, loving kindness, compassion, and equanimity.
Dragon Cafe - An East-West Collection
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,700. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2011 by booksmango. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
Dragon Café brings together sparkling essays on Buddhism and world religion, health & diet, sacred sex, creativity, myth and the hero, oracles and shamans, yoga, meditation, Kung Fu and Star Trek, vegetarianism, mysticism, and the East-West connection. It represents a lifetime of practice and travel, alongside study with yogis, monks, shamans, scholars and teachers of all stripe.
Goodology
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,680. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
New Price! $4.99 - Our strongest currency is kindness, compassion and love. Goodology discusses the flow of good energy while illustrating that the greatest opportunity for growth is deep inside you. It's all good. Even the worst part of you is good. When you reconnect with your deepest energy, you are left with a bright smiling enthusiasm that beams and screams good.
My Journey Stepping into Sunshine
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,370. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
My Journey Stepping into Sunshine is a collection of short stories that range from an abusive childhood to growing into the person Kaoru was destined to become. It chronicles the night his father abandoned the family and he was forced to cross the threshold into manhood. Throughout this book, Kaoru acknowledges his indebtedness to the people who pushed him forward to find his purpose in life.
Teachings From the Medicine Buddha Retreat
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 174,770. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2011 by Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
This book contains nearly complete record of the teachings given by Lama Zopa Rinpoche during a Medicine Buddha retreat in the fall of 2001. The sections are short, on topics such as making offerings to the buddhas and the nature of mind. The retreat was held less than two months after the 9/11 attacks, and Lama Zopa's teachings are full of references to terrorism, war, Iraq, and Afghanistan.