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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.
Zen: Talks, Stories and Commentaries
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,820. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
Albert Low, teacher and director at the Montreal Zen Center and dharma heir of Roshi Philip Kapleau, provides an engaging collection of talks, stories and commentaries on Zen. Though the entries range from dharma talks on koans to discussions on Buddhism and Christianity, they all address concrete concerns of our lives and reveal the author's profound insights.
Zen and the Sutras
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,780. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
The basic message of all the Mahayana Buddhist sutras is awakening - what the Zen teacher Bassui called "seeing the wordless sutra." Zen and the Sutras is an accessible study of the major Mahayana sutras as manuals for the practice of Zen. Low’s insights and conclusions about spirituality and humanity will both illuminate and inspire, in the way of Zen, in the search for spiritual awakening.
Sufi Reflections
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 177,480. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
The fifty-two chapters and five appendices which make up the main body of this book encompass a variety of thematic topics both within Islam, in general, as well as in relation to its mystical dimension, or tasawwuf (known in the West as 'the Sufi path) in particular. Taken collectively, the chapters and appendices provide a very good introduction to both the Sufi path as well as Islam.
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.