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The Five-Minute Buddhist Returns by Brian Schell
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 63,360. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, 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 follow-up to the immensely-popular "Five-Minute Buddhist" continues the tradition of easily-understood application of Buddhist principles and ideas to your everyday life.
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.
My Heart is a Golden Buddha by Daehaeng
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,170. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2014 by Hanmaum Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
A collection of inspiration and wisdom, seen through the tales of housewives and kings, monks and bandits, and the deep mountains of Korea. In this new collection of thirty-three stories, one of Korea’s foremost Seon(Zen) masters shows us our inherent potential and demonstrates how we can face the challenges of life with wisdom and vigor. (DRM free)
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.
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. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, 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.
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.
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 - 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. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
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.
Sống thiền by Nguyên Minh
Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 34,890. 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.
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.
A Question of Dharma by Aloka David Smith
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 43,000. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2012. Categories: 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.
Dharma Mind Worldly Mind by Aloka David Smith
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 28,790. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
this is not a book of lists and formulas like so many books on buddhist practice. instead, it begins by creating a practical framework for understanding the principles of the buddha’s teaching, and then goes much further, offering valuable advice on how to put those principles into practice. it focuses not just on sitting meditation but more crucially on our daily lives.
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.
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.
Introduction to the Guan Yin Citta Dharma Door by Kelly Liu
Price: Free! Words: 26,950. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Master Lu is regarded as the primus inter pares. Through his powerful ability for Totem Enquiry, Master Lu is able to examine one’s Totem in heaven according to the birth year, Chinese zodiac sign, and gender provided by the inquirer. By referencing the Totem, all information about one’s past, present and future lives can be collected.
History of Zen from A to Z - Including the Meaning of Life, Creation of Heaven, Hell, Humans and Earth... by Richard Del Connor
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,890. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Co-written by Satan? Richard says he'll be glad to take full credit. Either way, it is a new view of human history and the history of our entire universe. This unusual version of history starts with God alone, and ends with the creation of Zen Buddhism by Bodhidharma, with Satan alongside. The Garden of Eden, creation of Heaven, and the Tower of Babel are included in Satan's stories.