Books tagged: theravada

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Milindapanha
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 9,970. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
The Milindapañho or "Questions of Milinda" is a Buddhist text which dates from approximately 100 BCE. It records a dialogue in which the Indo-Greek king Menander I (Milinda in Pali) of Bactria, who reigned in the second century BCE, poses questions on Buddhism to the sage Nagasena. This unique study edition contains the English translation side by side the original Pali text.
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.
The Dhammapada: Your Guide on the Path to Enlightenment in the 21st Century
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Series: On the Spiritual Path, Book 19 ยท Buddhism, Book 9. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,610. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
The Dhammapada is a foundational text of the Theravada Buddhist tradition. It is a collection of 423 verses, grouped into 26 themes that the Buddha was fond of telling to those who would gather around and listen. They are the oral teachings of the Enlightened One. How delightful it is to imagine him under a shady tree with a group of people around him, telling these gems of spiritual instruction.
Buddhism and Nichiren Shoshu/Soka Gakkai Buddhism – A Critique and Biblical Analysis
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Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 47,290. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Buddhism is the fourth-largest religion in the world. The purpose of Buddhism is to eradicate suffering & attain enlightenment, Nichiren Shoshu to receive material benefits & find happiness. This book demonstrates the fundamental incompatibility of Buddhism & Christianity & shows the consequences, which lie outside the truth. Written from material which comprised the authors’ Master’s Thesis.
Angkor: Eighth Wonder of the World
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 22,680. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
For much of the second half of the 20th century Cambodia was racked by war and famine. Considered a sideshow in the Vietnam War, the country was nevertheless invaded by both North and South Vietnam, bombed to smithereens by the United States, and—worst of all—ruled, between 1975 and 1979, by Pol Pot’s genocidal Khmer Rouge regime.
The Five-Minute Buddhist Meditates: Getting Started in Meditation the Simple Way
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 14,340. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
A jargon-free, plain language introduction to the basic concepts and styles of meditation and real-world applications. There's no mystical mumbo-jumbo involved, just useful tips that will help you incorporate short, easy-to-follow meditation sessions into your daily life.