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The Buddhist Way to Peace of Mind
By surapol saipanich
Price: Free! Words: 10,980. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
This book is a compilation from ten of Venerable Pramote's Dhamma talks in the summer of 2008. Only materials concerning the principles of meditation and Dhamma practice are presented here,along with pictures for easy understanding. We hope that such visual aids will be a vehicle to help further spread the Buddha's teachings that end our suffering.
That Old White Magic
By Francis Chang
Price: Free! Words: 5,060. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Sujin wants to find romance and sets off to Thailand to find his love with the help of 'White Magic'. He does find what he is looking for but with an unhappy ending.
The Dhammapada: Your Guide on the Path to Enlightenment in the 21st Century
By David Tuffley
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.
The journey towards Awakening
By Asuramuni Karunasena
Price: Free! Words: 32,940. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
This small but wise book is a guide for the seeker who desires not distractions, not abstractions, but the here and now. This is my second attempt to share my understanding of the teachings of the Buddha which I gained by listening to a few awakened. The book examines the mind process in detail, help understand the impediments and identify guidelines to move forward in the right path.
Meditation for Beginners - 22 Day Course
By Vern Lovic
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,420. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2011 by MF Books. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit
This is a very simple 22 day meditation course to help you begin meditating, or, for advanced meditators - if you are "stuck" and don't feel like you are progressing. The author has meditated for over a decade using this simple form of focusing on the breath. If you want to progress as fast as possible - this is the book for you... try it, it's cheap!