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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. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
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.
Aquí y ahora - 100 pensamientos budistas zen para una vida más simple
By Bruno Pacheco
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,990. Language: Spanish. Published: March 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
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.
Zen Meditation Magic: Secrets to Finding the Time for Peace of Mind, Every Day
By Jennifer Brooks
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,800. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2014 by Empowerment Nation. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit
"Zen Meditation Magic: Secrets to Finding the Time for Peace of Mind, Every Day" is your complete guide to Zen meditation. Whether you have 90 seconds or 20 minutes, you can find a Zen meditative practice you can use to improve your overall health and give you the ultimate feeling of peace of mind. Pick up this book today and obtain the benefits of a Zen lifestyle!
The Five-Minute Buddhist: Getting Started in Buddhism the Simple Way
By Brian Schell
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 50,650. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
A jargon-free, plain language introduction to the foundational ideas of Buddhism and real-world tips for practicing Buddhism while balancing life in the real, modern world. This book goes easy on the mystical mumbo-jumbo and simply introduces the ideas that will help you live in the present and feel different about the world and your place in it.
Now And Zen
By Robert Sommers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,400. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
How does Zen practice lead to enlightenment? When is internally-focused mindfulness most effective? What is the greatest obstacle to experiencing peace of mind? Now And Zen explores the deeper psychological aspects of Zen practice and offers a new approach for attaining tranquility and happiness. Robert Sommers has a Ph.D. in clinical psychology and is a long-time Zen practitioner.
The Fire of Zen - Truth Does Not Burn
By Ben Ormstad
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,700. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
The Fire of Zen - Truth Does Not Burn - The Basics. This book is intended for seekers of Ultimate Truth, those who more than anything want to "attain" Enlightenment. This is not traditional Zen, nor is it entertainment Zen. This is Fundamental Zen.
Aqui e Agora - 100 pensamentos zen-budistas para uma vida melhor
By Bruno Pacheco
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,030. Language: Portuguese. Published: September 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Aqui e Agora reúne 100 pensamentos com base na filosofia zen-budista que nos servem para tornar a vida cotidiana mais simples.
POCKET ZEN 100 histórias budistas para meditar
By Bruno Pacheco
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,310. Language: Portuguese. Published: September 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Fábulas, histórias, anedotas e diálogos que demonstram a riqueza da tradição zen-budista e o conhecimento de seus mestres.
Buda en Mezclilla
By Tai Sheridan, Ph.D.
Price: Free! Words: 1,820. Language: Spanish. Published: August 24, 2013. Category: 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 Buddhist Monk Story
By TJ Seitz
Price: Free! Words: 2,250. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
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Short story about novice monk going to elder monk for advice
The Enlightenment of Jesus
By David W. Jones
Price: $5.25 USD. Words: 38,010. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
What if Jesus showed up at your house one night, tapped you on the shoulder, and told you to wake up to the life you were missing? What would you do? Each chapter begins with an encounter with Jesus followed by simple steps to living life awake using ideas from Zen, mindfulness, and the encounters and teachings of Jesus from the Gospels.
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. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
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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.
Pure Land of the Patriarchs
By Zen Master Han-Shan
Price: Free! Words: 17,670. Language: American English. Published: April 13, 2013 by YMBA. Category: 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.
Die Buddhas der Zukunft
By Marcel Geisser
You set the price! Words: 83,290. Language: German. Published: February 22, 2013. Category: 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 - verhalen uit het oosten
By Marc Brookhuis
Series: Oosterse filosofie, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,010. Language: Dutch. Published: February 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Zen kent vele verhalen en anekdotes. Het vertellen van verhalen biedt veel voordelen. De inhoud, danwel de clou, wordt vaak gemakkelijker onthouden dan wanneer dezelfde stof als droge theorie zou worden gepresenteerd. Dit boek bevat een verzameling van al die verhalen, aangevuld met uitleg van de auteur. Samen vormen ze een goede inleiding in de wereld van zen.
ZEN - stories from the east
By Marc Brookhuis
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,590. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
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 One Hour Short & Sweet Zen Retreat
By Tai Sheridan, Ph.D.
Price: Free! Words: 2,130. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2013. Category: 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.
Sống thiền
By Nguyên Minh
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,890. Language: Vietnamese. Published: December 18, 2012 by Nguyễn Minh Tiến. Category: 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.
The Five Pillars of Transformation
By Aloka David Smith
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 31,020. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2012. Category: 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.
A Question of Dharma
By Aloka David Smith
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 43,000. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
we can learn much from the questions of others, and readers may see themselves in any of the 108 questions in this book. aloka david smith’s 108 responses to those questions reflect his near 40 years of commitment to dharma practice whereby he meets the spirit of each question in his own direct and often playful way leading the reader into a profundity that will clarify as much as it will inspire.