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Buddha in Blue Jeans: An Extremely Short Zen Guide to Sitting Quietly and Being Buddha
Price: Free! Words: 1,660. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Poet-Philosopher and Zen Priest Tai Sheridan's 'Buddha in Blue Jeans' is an extremely short, simple, and straight forward universal guide to the practice of sitting quietly and being yourself, which is the same as being Buddha. Sitting quietly can teach many ways to accept life, meet pain, age gracefully, and die without regret. The book encourages sitting quietly every day.
Zen Prayers For Repairing Your Life
Price: Free! Words: 5,540. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Tai Sheridan's 'Zen Prayers' addresses what is unsettled within you and cultivates integrity and virtue. Zen prayer includes intimacy with the ground of Being, making yourself whole through honest self-reflection, clarifying your deepest spiritual intentions, wishing for the welfare of the world, and affirming the essential goodness of people and life.
Secrets of True Happiness
Price: Free! Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Poet-Philosopher and Zen Priest Tai Sheridan's 'Secrets of True Happiness' is a short, simple, and straight forward guide to becoming Truly Happy by living wisely. When you are truly happy you can be at ease in the world as a Buddha in Blue Jeans: a person of presence, openness, love, and benefit.
Relax, You're Going to Die
Price: Free! Words: 2,370. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
A contemporary and contemplative spiritual exploration of death, by best selling author, poet, and Zen priest Tai Sheridan, Ph.D. Beneath the surface, many anxieties, worries, and fears are associated with death. 'Relax, You Are Going To Die' is an invitation to examine your relationship with death and your ability to live with grace and dynamic vitality.
Be Love: An Exploration of Our Deepest Desire
Price: Free! Words: 4,010. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
From the author of Tell Me Something About Buddhism (foreword written by Thich Nhat Hanh) comes another straight forward and simple book. How can we BE LOVE instead of craving it? This simple book explores that question and presents Four Paths of Being Love based in Buddhist teachings. Guaranteed to make you re-think love and transform your expression of it.
Buda en Mezclilla
Price: Free! Words: 1,820. Language: Spanish. Published: August 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
“Buda en Mezclilla”, del poeta-filósofo y monje Zen Tai Sheridan, es un una guía universal en extremo corta, simple y directa para la práctica de sentarse en silencio y ser uno mismo, que es lo mismo que Ser Buda. Sentarse en silencio puede enseñar muchas formas de aceptar la vida, enfrentar el dolor, envejecer con gracia y morir sin remordimientos.
A One Hour Short & Sweet Zen Retreat
Price: Free! Words: 2,130. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
A One Hour Short & Sweet Zen Retreat encourages you to enjoy quiet, gather your wits about you, delight in nature, nourish yourself, focus your attention, love the world you inhabit, clarify your spiritual intentions, and deepen your connection with the whole of you. It is a simple practice that requires no special belief, training, or particular religious affiliation.
A Buddhist Monk Story
Price: Free! Words: 2,250. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
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Short story about novice monk going to elder monk for advice
A Mouse in the Classroom
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
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!
Meaning in Motion: A contemplative handbook for runners, dancers, parkour athletes, martial artists, yoga students and fitness buffs
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.
Buddha's Golden Light: Six Classic Buddhist Teachings in Modern Verse
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.
Aqui e Agora - 100 pensamentos zen-budistas para uma vida melhor
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.
心经抉隐
Price: Free! Words: 720. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: October 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
师尊元音阿阇黎,名钟鼎,本世纪初示生于安徽合肥李家。幼读孔孟遗教,究生死恍失所在;少就现代学堂,读般若似曾相识。闻嘉祐禅寺一棒钟声,尘嚣顿失;受悟道高僧一椎木鱼,起灭随无。因发心学佛,不事婚娶;为奉养老母,未能出家。礼兴慈和尚学天台,绵密持执弥陀圣号;随古农居士习唯识,深入研究台教纲宗。亲近应慈大德学华严参禅,忽感人身顿失,光明朗照;追随仁知上师修心密打坐,顿证虚空粉碎,大地平沉。蒙诸佛菩萨护念,瑞相屡现;参大愚祖师问答,妙语连珠。受金刚阿阇黎灌顶,尊列师位;应各地参学者敦请,开示佛乘。
Pure Land of the Patriarchs
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.
Full Circle
Price: Free! Words: 2,370. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
Essay about learning how to let go of the past, starting over and moving on.
心坛撷英新版
Price: Free! Words: 3,170. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: October 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
应各方同仁恳请,印心宗师兄弟们辛苦搜寻整理,现将多年以来齐老师就有关众多学法之人的佛法答疑整理成册出版,虽然这些资料只是齐老师众多答疑中的很小一部分,且因整理仓促,难免挂一漏万,但滴水知味,希望各位佛弟子勿因易得,便生轻想。当恭敬参学,殷勤自省,则于自己的修行解脱一定可以有所裨益。 普愿一切众生,速开智慧,同成正觉。
Aquí y ahora - 100 pensamientos budistas zen para una vida más simple
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.
POCKET ZEN 100 histórias budistas para meditar
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.
ZEN - Stories from the east
Series: Zen / Eastern Philosophy. Price: $3.49 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".