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Karma Yoga
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Series: YOGA and TANTRA, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 7,450. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
The book defines different types of Yoga and elaborates the principles of Karma Yoga with personal experience and excerpts from the Hindu sacred text ‘Gita’ & ‘Karma Yoga’ by Swami Vivekananda.
Teachings from Tibet: Guidance from Great Lamas
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 67,190. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2011 by Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
This title contains teachings from His Holiness the Dalai Lama, Kyabje Ling Rinpoche, Kyabje Trijang Rinpoche, Khunu Lama Rinpoche, Tsenshab Serkong Rinpoche, Song Rinpoche, Geshe Lhundub Sopa, Geshe Rabten, Gomchen Khampala, Geshe Ngawang Dhargyey, Gehlek Rinpoche, Lama Thubten Yeshe and Lama Thubten Zopa Rinpoche.
The Yoga of Offering Food
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,310. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2011 by Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
All the things we do -- eating, walking, washing, working, talking -- everything can become very powerful methods for quickly achieving enlightenment. Through the Mahayana practice of offering the food we eat which is based on the Hinayana and adorned with the Vajrayana our lives become most beneficial, not only for ourselves but for all sentient beings.
Divinity and Duality: Willard K. Willis on the Nature of Man
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,080. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
Members of a discussion group use real-life experiences to explore the nature of man, his relationship with divinity, and the illusions of devils.
Is God Dead?
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Price: Free! Words: 4,090. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
"An overview of an influential book from one of India's deepest thinkers in Secular Humanism. Professor Ramendra presents clear reasons for rethinking the classical arguments for the existence of God." — The Secular Web. In a crisp, concise and fascinating discourse, the author has boldly advocated atheism on logical and moral grounds.
Priscillian, the Cathars and Me
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,180. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2011 by The Electronic Book Company. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
Most literature on Catharism assumes either that it sprang up by itself in the Languedoc or was the result of seeds of Bogomilism. But were the Cathars an offshoot of the Bogomils or was their Gnostic faith more home grown? In Priscillian, The Cathars and Me, Tracy Saunders looks at the possibility that Priscillianism migrated to the Pyrenees after it supposedly “vanished” in northern Spain.
Why I am Not a Hindu
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,550. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
Inspired by Bertrand Russell's "Why I Am Not a Christian", which the author, Dr. Ramendra admired, and M. K. Gandhi's "Why I Am a Hindu", with which he disagreed; the author explains why he is not a Hindu by conviction, though he is a Hindu by birth. "Why I Am Not a Hindu" has been published in print edition in 1993,1995 and 2011. It has been translated into Hindi, Oriya and Malayalam.
Una Maldición Sobre Todas Sus Casas , Como Las Escrituras Religiosas Y Sus Prácticas Alientan La Intolerancia, La Violencia Y Hasta La Guerra
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,290. Language: Spanish. Published: January 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
Como las Escrituras religiosas, sus practicas y escritos alientan la crueldad, la violencia, odio y otras practicas, incluyendo el abuso sexual de menores. Este libro es mas acerca de las consecuencias de la religión, mas que saber si Cristo resucito de entre los muertos-Krishna,Osiris, Attis de Phrygia , Dionisio, todos nacido un 25 de diciembre, de una madre virgen, murieron y resucitaron.
Shadows in the night
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You set the price! Words: 12,720. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
Family fights has the ability of turning a home into a hell. The very people that are supposed to treasure, love and uplift you are the ones that hurt the most. Where is the God of heaven when we need Him? Can't he help us in the darkest hour of our lives?
Amoral Science Brainless Religion: Two World Views
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Price: Free! Words: 1,770. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion & Science
Religion is in no position to question the results of scientific inquiry unless it obtains contrary results using scientific methodology---and looks foolish when it tries. And scientists look foolish when they make assertions about religious experiences and beliefs. Science by definition cannot study, and therefore cannot comment on questions of reality beyond what is available to the senses.
Kadampa Teachings
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 68,660. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2010 by Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
Commentary on the teachings of Atisha and the Kadampa Geshes. In this book Lama Zopa Rinpoche explains how to practice Dharma the way the famous Kadampa geshes did. These lamas were exemplary practitioners of Buddhism in Tibet, renowned for their extreme asceticism and uncompromising practice of thought transformation in order to develop bodhicitta.
Essays on God and Freud
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Price: Free! Words: 31,070. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » History
Six essays about the alleged incompatibility between God and modern science and four essays about Psychoanalysis and its role in the landscape of modern, scientific psychology and evidence-based psychotherapies.
I Took the Buddha Shopping
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 28,750. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Emotional healing
"When you are asleep you don't know what goes on with those who are awake." When he said that I started to realize this guy wasn't just a retired businessman living by a country club. We were very different men, unlikely to meet. He'd been a CEO and I'd been a street person and yet we became friends. This is the story of that friendship, of a spiritual teaching and of opening a man's heart.
The Philosophy of Jesus
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 34,000. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
All Christians believe that Jesus died for our sins, but how many know what Jesus actually said and taught? As written in four Gospels, this can be confusing. John D. Heinmiller has taken over a year of reserach to determine exactly what the message of Jesus was, and it is simpler to understand that most people realize.
Developing a Universal Religion: Why one is Needed and How it might be Derived
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Price: Free! Words: 109,330. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
Does humanity need a Universal Religion? This book summarises the difficulties in solving this question. It explores how we think, why “purpose” is important when solving practical and moral problems, how religions arose and developed and how the universe and life evolved. Then it discusses how humanity might select a “purpose” and suggests how a “universal religion” might be built.
Of Water, Spirits, and Tequila Sunrise
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,520. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
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This piece of creative nonfiction details the author's journey through dissolution, the second stage of the alchemical process. Written as a blend of research and personal experience, it is meant both to entertain and enlighten.