Books tagged: contemplation

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Journal of a Sufi Odyssey A True Novel Book I
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 156,990. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Educational
Many people suppose that tasawwuf, or Sufi mysticism, is just about altered states of consciousness. In reality, however, the essence of the Sufi mystical way is to struggle to purify oneself through a constant exploration for the truth of things and use those discovered truths to help realize one's essential, spiritual potential. 'Journal of a Sufi Odyssey' gives expression to such a search.
A Fellow's Drift
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,170. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2010. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
SH*T! he thinks. he thinks. he thinks. projecting flashes fire upon a frost colored screen...GUN SHOTS! memories? dreams?, his mind open, screams. A man sits reawakened, penetrated and touched, explicit thoughts intentionally forgotten materialize, faces transpire one after another...MOM! youth, remembered, the deeper the pain , the more familiar his life's reflection becomes.
Stories of a Lesser Duration
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,910. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2010. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
we live, we die, we dream, we remember...we exist, BUT IN WHAT ORDER? the ticking of clocks, spirals and clusters, a mythical gathering of distant particles; skyward things never cease to sparkle, like heightened cerebral tissue, curiosity and destiny, this tremendous brilliance blinds the mind's eye...DIZZINESS! stumbling entities, people and time, baptized confusion; startled, life goes on.
An eye of a Crying-Female
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,540. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2010. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
IN! OUT! IN! even breaths, air and water, the entire bodily-form of his mind soars...TREMENDOUS! enveloping entities, burning sparks, blue-sky-eyes open, profound-blossoms...RADIANCE! odor and scent, surrounding, suspectable, in-bloom roses...FEMININE! supremacy, effeminate-dominance, a gentle softness revives his delicate obedience...GOD! bright-significance, explicit, distant shadow.
How to Pray the Rosary as a Pathway to Contemplation
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 19,420. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
"How to Pray the Rosary as a Pathway to Contemplation" contains Scripture passages and beautiful art to help meditate on the twenty mysteries of the rosary including instructions on how to pray the rosary, meditate on the mysteries, and how to recognize the transition between meditation and contemplation from St. John of the Cross and St. Teresa of Avila. Kathryn Marcellino is a Secular Carmelite
Gibberish: A collection
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,120. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
BLAH BLa Bl receding quickly, philosophies & dreams, half-a-dozen mishaps dissipate like the forgotten breaths of slaughtered trees; dead leaves, aged-skin, hope & fancy, the youth inside us pines slowly away; buried deeply, like undeveloped-photographs, infant-memories of you & me parish.
Yearning for the Father: The Lord's Prayer and the Mystic Journey
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Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 65,210. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Comparative Religion
"Yearning for the Father" is a warm and personal analysis of the hidden depths of the Lord's Prayer. This fine book offers a new level of understanding by tapping the insights of Christian, Sufi and Jewish mystics, Zen Buddhism, the twilight speech of poetry, and years of contemplative study and meditation. It also traces the prayer's Aramaic roots.
Scotch'n the Night
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You set the price! Words: 530. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Short, humerous poem. Four Scots look up at the night sky and contemplate life and the universe.
The "Logic" of Happiness: Proverbs and Practical Wisdom for Spiritual Living
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,710. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
This book invites us to take a journey deep into the soul, where the mystery of self and the mystery of God are so intertwined as to seem one life. St. Romain urges us to "be here now in love" that we might know greater peace and joy in daily living. Winner of an Angel Award for excellence in media, 1996.
Reflections on Initiation
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Price: $3.25 USD. Words: 1,980. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Japanese Poetry
This is a collection of haiku penned during three years of maturation in graduate school. Read moving words expressing the costs and benefits of choosing one's path in life.