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The Zen Experience by Thomas Hoover
Price: Free! Words: 93,660. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Eastern mysticism
(New American Library,1980) “The best history of Zen ever written.” Library Journal Beginning with Indian Buddhism and Chinese Taoism it shows Zen as it was created by the personalities, perceptions, and actions of its masters over the centuries. Gradual and sudden enlightenment, shock enlightenment, the koan, the migration of Zen to Japan. With anecdote and memorable quotation, th
That Is That: Essays About True Nature by Nirmala
Price: Free! Words: 41,400. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Eastern mysticism(5.00 from 4 reviews)
That Is That is a collection of articles that captures the essence of spiritual inquiry and provides the reader with a real transmission of Presence on every page. It offers an experiential exploration of who we really are. Nirmala's warm-hearted and accepting presence makes it possible to drop into the space he so eloquently describes, where peace, love, and joy abide.
Totality Beliefs and the Religious Imagination by Anthony Campbell
Price: Free! Words: 55,940. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Psychology of Religion, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Eastern mysticism
There is a widespread notion that belief is a good thing, but in this book the author argues that freeing oneself from all belief systems can bring a huge sense of relief. He illustrates this by describing his own experience of a Roman Catholic upbringing followed by eleven years' experience of Transcendental Meditation, before arriving at a position of metaphysical naturalism.
Seeking Moksha in a Ford Fiesta by Venkataraman Nilakant
Price: Free! Words: 64,230. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: December 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Eastern mysticism(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The author goes on an amazing 3,000-mile road trip through the heartland of India seeking spiritual experiences. His wife, his spiritual guide and another couple accompany him in a borrowed Ford Fiesta. They visit ancient cities and temples, get lost in jungles, endure breakdowns and meet interesting people. A must read for anyone interested in India, its mystical roots and the meaning of life.
Meditation Q & A by Prahas Nafissian
Price: Free! Words: 37,380. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Eastern mysticism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
Meditation Q & A: Questions submitted to online forums answered by Prahas. As you may know, there are Q & A web sites where people post Qs on any subject, and others answer. One day I thought, ‘why not go online and see if people are asking about meditation?’ Sure enough, they were. Twenty one months later I had answered close to 400 questions.
Death to Deathless by Swami Saurabhnath
Price: Free! Words: 51,160. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Eastern mysticism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Hindu
This book is about spiritual enlightenment and can be helpful to most of the people who want to reach to any conclusion through logic.
Eastern Religion For Western Gnostics by Michael Faust
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,190. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011 by Mike Hockney. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Comparative Religion, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Eastern mysticism
This book compares and contrasts the Gnostic religion of Illumination – the religion of the ancient secret society known as the Illuminati – with the main Eastern religions of Hinduism, Buddhism and Taoism, and suggests that all four religions can be brought together under one banner – Enlightenment – that may stand in united opposition to Abrahamism: knowledge against faith.
Quantum Physics and Ultimate Reality: Mystical Writings of Great Physicists by Michael Green
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,720. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2013 by Random Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Quantum Theory, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Eastern mysticism
This book is a collection of the finest mystical writings of the great physicists of the 20th Century. They are Max Planck, Albert Einstein, Niels Bohr, Werner Heisenberg, Erwin Schrödinger, Wolfgang Pauli, James Jeans, Arthur Eddington, Eugene Wigner, David Bohm, and Freeman Dyson. The essays are written in nontechnical language and will be of absorbing interest to a wide range of readers.
The Reiki Guidebook by Sasha Vivelo
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 34,370. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2010 by Jupiter Gardens Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Eastern mysticism
Have you ever wondered how energy healing works? Ever wanted to try your hand at it? Reiki is an easy but powerful approach to natural healing using life-force energy. Practitioners believe it enhances physical health and emotional wellness. Some say Reiki brings us closer to spiritual enlightenment.
Mind The Gap: Gurdjieffian Institutes with Ouspensky, Roles, Nicoll, Fenwick by Jo Nicholls-Parker
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 53,740. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Eastern mysticism
The book addresses two spiritual techniques: 'self-remembering' and 'transition.' The anomalous I suggest was real for Gurdjieff, and which appears to have persisted beyond his lifetime, is the mind altering vibration he is reported to have employed. This vibration appears to have a unique resonance, because it aligns individuals who are self-remembering to his consciousness somehow.
Spirit Realms of Vietnam: Volume I The Context by Judith Mann
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 23,270. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Eastern mysticism
a 'stand-alone' guide for investigating the layered spiritual aspects of Vietnamese culture and an in-depth resource companion to 'Spirit Realms of Vietnam: The Diaries'. Includes research on Vietnamese and Cham cosmologies, symbols and funeral customs: spirit stones; wandering souls; sacred sites, mediumships, shamanism.
Fully Human Fully Divine by Craig Holliday
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 61,870. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Eastern mysticism
There is a value in seeing how spiritual awakening and being human meet in an ordinary Life, in relationship with our partners, kids, families and friends, with our busy lives, in illness, transitions, death, careers and in every area of our lives. This book is a call to awakening and embracing and transforming our humanity. It is a radical guide to spiritual awakening in the modern world.
The Right Car: A Hitchhiker's Hymn to the Divine in Humanity by Josephine Swan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,200. Language: American English. Published: June 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Eastern mysticism, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
Having left her island home in Maine where an oppressive family dynamic resisted mediation, Josephine heads West for fresh air only to be turned back as soon as she arrives. Carless and penniless, she hitchhikes home from Montana, waiting for The Right Car to take her forward. This worldly journey becomes a spiritual one—a wild test of faith and surrender and a testament to the best in humanity.
The Cave Of Wisdom (Part One) by Rajesh Nanoo
Price: $4.56 USD. Words: 54,670. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Eastern mysticism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Hindu
The Book contains the gist of mystical teachings from Upanishads, Zen, Sufism, Kabbala, Buddhism and Taoism. Along with this, it covers the very essence of Semitic philosophy that is spread through Christianity, Islam and Judaism. It has extensive quotes and stories said by Sri Ramakrishna Paramahamsa, Swami Vivekananda, Ramana Maharishi, Wandering monk, Zen and Tao Masters.
The Nisargadatta Gita by Pradeep Apte
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 34,340. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2015 by Sirius Ink. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Eastern mysticism, Nonfiction » New Age » Meditation
The Nisargadatta Gita has only one chapter 'I AM', which consists of 231 condensed quotes of Sri Nisargadatta Maharaj along with a short commentary on each quote. These quotes have been prepared from a collection of 572 'I AM' quotes compiled from 10 main books (Beginning with 'I Am That') which cover almost all the recorded dialogues of Sri Nisargadatta Maharaj.
Slaves Of Saudis: Terrorisation of foreign workers by Joy Raphael
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 36,070. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2013 and represented by Maoli Media Private Limited. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Hindu, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Eastern mysticism
The dangers foreign workers face in Saudi Arabia are manifold. Yet the foreign embassies behave like ostriches, leaving the vulnerable employees to Saudi mercy. Meanwhile, thousands continue to queue up with job agents in New Delhi, Mumbai, Karachi, Dhaka, Colombo, Manila and other cities... lured by the petrodollars that they believe will fulfil their dreams of a better life for themselves and th
My Life's Soul-Journey by Sri Chinmoy
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,080. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Eastern mysticism, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
Whether we are new to the spiritual life or advanced seekers, we all welcome daily opportunities for self-transformation—opportunities to overcome anger, develop more confidence, become more self-giving, listen to our inner voice and surrender to God’s Will. This collection of Sri Chinmoy’s aphorisms, poems and reflections is designed to inspire God lovers of all levels.
Gentle Breeze, Rustling Leaves: Sing, my soul, your symphony of silence by Dwaraknath Reddy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,350. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2013 and represented by Maoli Media Private Limited. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Eastern mysticism
When the traveler through the vast vistas of life finally turns his gaze inwards in his search for Ultimate Reality, gentle breezes blow across the mind, stirring the leaves of contemplation, emotion, memory, love, wonder and awe. The rustling sounds of the caressed thoughts are the intoned whispers of the ego and its companion-Self in intimate conversation.
Selected Poetry by Sri Chinmoy
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,300. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Eastern mysticism
One does not expect a life that is immersed in the Divine to yield literary classics. That the one who envisions the Infinite should also undertake to impart his realisations to others would seem in itself to be an overwhelming task. And yet, in age after age, seers and mystics have created sublime works, capable of elevating aspiring souls and conveying a glimpse of the Beyond.
The Oneness of the Eastern Heart and the Western Mind by Sri Chinmoy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 363,170. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Eastern mysticism, Nonfiction » New Age » Meditation
This historic collection of Sri Chinmoy's university lectures has been released in eBook form to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Sri Chinmoy’s arrival in the West in April 1964. Sri Chinmoy's words are mantras for the modern age, reverberating in our hearts with their timeless and truly life-transforming wisdom.