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A Buddhist Monk Story by TJ Seitz
Price: Free! Words: 2,250. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism(5.00 from 1 review)
Short story about novice monk going to elder monk for advice
A Mouse in the Classroom by TJ Seitz
Price: Free! Words: 2,960. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Essay about the day and what happened when a mouse appeared in an inner city in-school-suspension classroom.
Zen Mind, Empty Mind by Jeyaprakash Maria
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,080. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Meditations
Emptiness is your real nature. Being caught up in the ever flowing thoughts, of the past and future, we fail to realize that. Realizing your real nature shall make you stay in the present moment, making your life beautiful. Emptiness cannot be understood with analytical mind. If you just read and relax, it will seep inside. Meditation instructions included to help you experience emptiness!
Buddha's Golden Light: Six Classic Buddhist Teachings in Modern Verse by Tai Sheridan, Ph.D.
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 14,430. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Buddha's Golden Light is a modern re-visioning of classic Buddhist and Zen texts by best selling author and Zen priest Tai Sheridan. Esoteric essays, wisdom teachings, and non-dual philosophy are transformed into accessible, inspiring, and beautiful verse. The six books in this collection illuminate the big body, big mind, and big heart of Buddhism.
Meaning in Motion: A contemplative handbook for runners, dancers, parkour athletes, martial artists, yoga students and fitness buffs by Vincent Thibault
Price: Free! Words: 8,640. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology
Ever wondered how meditation could help you deepen your movement practice? Whether you are into parkour, dance, CrossFit, kettlebell, calisthenics, body weight conditioning, gymnastics, yoga, qigong, martial arts… or any other art, give this book a try. It contains fourteen simple, practical exercises that tackle the relationship between athletics and ethics, and between strength and mindfulness.
The Key to the Castle: Zen and Travel Stories of Trust by Sue Schleifer
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,200. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism(5.00 from 1 review)
What happens to a beginning student of Zen as she sits and watches her mind? How is a Zen retreat like a vacation? Whether visiting her aging mom, hiking in northern Thailand, crossing a rain-swelled creek in South Africa, or eating formal meals at a Zen retreat, Schleifer asks, “What is going on here?” Her discoveries become ours in this clear and poignant account of inner and outer journeys.
Aqui e Agora - 100 pensamentos zen-budistas para uma vida melhor by Bruno Pacheco
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,030. Language: Portuguese. Published: September 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Meditation
Aqui e Agora reúne 100 pensamentos com base na filosofia zen-budista que nos servem para tornar a vida cotidiana mais simples.
Sống thiền by Nguyên Minh
Series: Thiền học. Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 34,880. Language: Vietnamese. Published: December 18, 2012 by Nguyễn Minh Tiến. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Tập sách nhỏ nhưng đề cập đến một vấn đề không nhỏ. Qua hơn trăm trang sách, tác giả đã điểm qua một cách có hệ thống hầu hết những điều cơ bản nhất đối với những ai mới bước đầu tìm đến với thiền học. Đặc biệt, những kiến thức được trình bày ở đây không mang tính kinh viện mà là những chia sẻ rất thực tiễn được rút ra từ ngay chính sự thực hành trong đời sống.
Pure Land of the Patriarchs by Zen Master Han-Shan
Price: Free! Words: 17,670. Language: American English. Published: April 13, 2013 by YMBA. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Pure Land is Zen, Zen is Pure Land. In the past, all Buddhas throughout the Ten Directions relied on these two methods to practice and attain Buddhahood. All Buddhas in the present are likewise dependent on them to practice and attain Buddhahood. The same is true for all Buddhas in the future.
Aquí y ahora - 100 pensamientos budistas zen para una vida más simple by Bruno Pacheco
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,990. Language: Spanish. Published: March 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Estos pensamientos se basan en la “filosofía” del budismo zen y en la práctica de la meditación cotidiana. Si se convierten en acciones de la vida cotidiana, entonces sí, se estará transitando por el camino.
Practicando Zen by Inés M. Martín
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 41,380. Language: Spanish. Published: August 10, 2014 by Rubén González. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » New Age » Meditation
El objetivo de esta obra es acercar al lector a “la experiencia zen” que emana de su propio mundo interno y que llegue a ser una forma de vivir y reaccionar que se proyecte en cada una de sus actividades, cualesquiera que sean. Se trata de avivar el anhelo de la experiencia, del vivir más que del aprender, porque el zen que no es vivencia y experiencia no es zen.
Blue Sky, White Cloud by Aloka David Smith
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 63,090. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
the immanent model of dharma training is well known for its epithet of being a 'practice of no practice'. the paradoxical nature of this form of training found traditionally in china, japan and tibet is one that so easily defeats the western mind as this generally will only accept something that fits its logical conditioning.
The Five Pillars of Transformation by Aloka David Smith
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 31,020. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
this book specially written for the dharmamind group covers five vital principles that need to be addressed by those dharma practitioners interested in practicing the immanent model - often referred to as the "practice of no practice" - of chan or zen of mahayana buddhism.
POCKET ZEN 100 histórias budistas para meditar by Bruno Pacheco
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 14,310. Language: Portuguese. Published: September 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Essay » Author profile
Fábulas, histórias, anedotas e diálogos que demonstram a riqueza da tradição zen-budista e o conhecimento de seus mestres.
心经抉隐 by yinxin
Price: Free! Words: 720. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: October 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Die Buddhas der Zukunft by Marcel Geisser
You set the price! Words: 83,290. Language: German. Published: February 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Ein authentischer Buddhismus für den Westen – Wege zu unserer Befreiung Der Autor begann seine intensive buddhistische Praxis 1968 und praktizierte mit bekannten Lehrern wie Geshe Rabten, Goenka, Jack Kornfield, Josef Goldstein und Thich Nhat Hanh, von dem er 1994 als Dharma-Lehrer autorisiert wurde. Seit 1983 gibt er Meditationskurse und seit 1986 leitet er das Meditationszentrum Haus Tao.
ZEN - stories from the east by Marc Brookhuis
Series: Zen / Eastern Philosophy. Price: $3.79 USD. Words: 19,630. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Zen Buddhism is well known for its stories and anecdotes. Together with the explanation of the author, this collection of stories give a good insight in the world of zen. Marc Brookhuis is zenteacher, personal coach and author of non-fiction and fiction books. Other titles are: "Mindfulnes, back to the here and now" and "Zen and the art of quality".
A Record of Awakening by Aloka David Smith
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 34,760. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
‘the rare and inspiring example of a life consistently and uncompromisingly dedicated to the practice of the dharma.’ - urgyen sangharakshita. david smith describes the remarkable fruit of more than twenty years immersion in buddhist practice in which he reveals the basic principles of his training, and the process whereby the ‘tap root of ignorance’ is cut and the awakened mind is born.
La Voie du Kung Fu Zen by Kin Seng Loy & Julie Maynard
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 22,450. Language: French. Published: March 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Dans cet ouvrage, les auteurs mettent en lumière le lien profond unissant depuis plus d'un millénaire le Zen au kung fu ainsi qu'à d'autres arts martiaux chinois. Au fil des pages, les aspects externes ainsi qu'internes du kung fu, du qì gōng, et du tàijiquán sont abordés, et les phases séquentielles de la méthode de méditation Vipassana sont explorées en détails.