Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy

Common or Garden Dharma. Essays on Contemporary Buddhism, Volume 1
By
Series: Common or Garden Dharma. Essays on Contemporary Buddhism. Price: Free! Words: 43,660. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
A number of shorter works that I have written over the years for which I never signed off the electronic rights - mostly because they didn't exist then! Some started out as academic articles and have been rewritten to appeal to a broader audience. Others were written in a popular style, but were tucked away in newsletters that were not archived or on defunct web sites.
Sun Tzu's Art of War For The 21st Century
By
Price: Free! Words: 12,420. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Art of War is primarily about (i) understanding of one’s situation; (ii) understanding of extremes; and (iii) taking the knowledge gained from the understanding of the extremes and applying it to your advantage. Stanley Bronstein updates this masterpiece originally written about warfare and applies it to today's modern society.
The Zen Wheel of Life Mantra: A Song of Luminous Wisdom and Love
By
Price: Free! Words: 2,250. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
(5.00 from 1 review)
Poet-Philosopher and Zen Priest Tai Sheridan 's Wheel of Life Mantra is a poetic expression of the Bhavacakra, an ancient mandala that presents the most significant wisdom teachings of Buddhism. It is used to contemplate the causes and conditions of suffering, and as a guide to non-dual wisdom, loving kindness, compassion, and equanimity.
Principles of Hatha Yoga
By
Series: YOGA and TANTRA, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
The book gives a general outline of the Hatha Yoga methods as delineated in the Book “Hatha Yoga Pradipika”, written in Sanskrit by Yogi Svatmarama during the fifteenth century A.D.
Common or Garden Dharma. Essays on Contemporary Buddhism, Volume 2
By
Series: Common or Garden Dharma. Essays on Contemporary Buddhism. Price: Free! Words: 64,190. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
A number of shorter works that I have written over the years for which I never signed off the electronic rights - mostly because they didn't exist back then! This is the second book in the series.
Warm Zen Practice: A poetic version of Dogen's Bendowa
By
Price: Free! Words: 1,750. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
Poet-Philosopher and Zen Priest Tai Sheridan's Warm Zen is an easy to read poetic interpretation of Dogen's complex philosophical essay 'Bendowa'. Dogen's writing is based on the Buddhist philosophy and experience of 'no-self' and the unconditioned reality of existence-being, also called the 'dharmakaya', the mystical and transcendent body of light.
The Tao Te Ching For The 21st Century
By
Price: Free! Words: 5,250. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
This book contains commentaries and analysis of Lao Tzu's classic - the Tao Te Ching. Tao Te Ching translates as "The Way to Heaven."
Enlightenment to Go
By
Price: Free! Words: 3,570. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
In Enlightenment to Go, David Michie provides a lively, accessible antidotes to contemporary problems, including stress, anxiety and depression. He also offers a structured meditation program to help readers integrate transformational insights at deeper levels of consciousness where genuine change becomes possible.
Raj Yoga
By
Series: YOGA and TANTRA, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 4,070. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
This book gives the brief outlines of the Yogic Methods on the basis of Patanjali's 'Yoga Sutra' which is in perfect conformity with Vedic Hindu Religion which is Free From Idolatry, Mysticism and Esoteric Rituals and conceives of a Supreme God who is 'One and Only-one', 'Ubiquitous', 'Invisible' and 'Attribute-free'.
Around the Tao in 80 Days
By
You set the price! Words: 41,190. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
Around the Tao in 80 Days is a collection of translations of the Tao Te Ching, and an accompanying commentary by Trey Smith and Alex Paul. It offers a plain-english expansion on the ideas in the original text, with a penchant for everyday wisdom.
Athens and Jerusalem, Is it "All Just a Dream"? The Goal of Poetry, How and Why We Should Act
By
Price: Free! Words: 1,380. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
Polish philosopher poets and Huichol shamans asked some interesting questions, and this is a short essay in response; it is an observation of the "great boredom of our times"; out here they all look only at their smartphones to drink drop that'll maybe feed their ego, in that ego desert that ignores the divinity all around it. So a short essay here to say, divinity is everywhere, and ego is silly.
Bhagvad-Gita: Treatise of Self-help
By
Price: Free! Words: 17,140. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: November 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
This modern rendition of Bhagvad-Gita in 591 contemporary verse sans 110 interpolations restores to the ancient philosophical thesis about man's existential crisis its pristine character of integral humanism making it the Treatise of Self-help as Arjuna averred in the end to Krishna ‘Glad O Lord / Gone are doubts, / Sense I gained / With Thy words.' (s73, ch.18).
The Art of War: an anthology of China's ancient military philosophy
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,040. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This book outlines compelling factors that point to the Art of War as an anthology of China’s ancient military philosophy rather than the work of one individual. The exposition is followed by a translation of the thirteen chapters that make up the ancient text, with added chapter sections to indicate where there appears to be a tenuous connection of certain lines within each chapter.
Random Musings for College Students: Part One
By
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,240. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
Innumerable thoughts develop in mind while teaching the students of literature in a classroom but it is not always possible to transfer all the ideas which suddenly crop up in a teacher’s mind, and as a result such ideas continue to be stored in sleeping memory.
Feng Shui the Easy Way
By
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,710. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Decorating
Tired? Depressed? Maybe you're just ready for a change? Why not start with your environment? By rearranging elements at home, you can change your positive Qi energy. Reduce clutter, add beauty, and attract the right energies into your life with Feng Shui.
Fundamentos de la Filosofia Griega
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,610. Language: Spanish. Published: June 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
Con este curso pretendemos un acercamiento a la comprensión del origen de la filosofía griega: sus problemas, temas principales y sus tendencias. DIVISIÓN DEL CURSO: El curso se divide en tres períodos: -FILOSOFÍA PRESOCRÁTICA: De Tales de Mileto a Leucipo. -PENSAMIENTO DE LA CRÍSIS: Sócrates, los Sofistas y Platón. -EL POSTPLATONISMO: Escuelas socráticas, Aristóteles y el Helenismo.
Kung Fu en Una Taza de Té
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,110. Language: Spanish. Published: March 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Este no es un libro acerca de cómo patear o golpear a un oponente. Kung Fu no es algo que haces, sino la manera en la que lo haces. Es el arte de la perfección, el arte de la Profundidad. Una manera de entender el mundo. Cada cosa que hacemos, la podemos hacer con o sin Kung Fu. Es nuestra decisión.
Kung Fu in a Cup of Tea
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,730. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
(5.00 from 1 review)
These brief texts are the result of 20 years of study and practice, but this is not a book about how to throw a punch or kick an opponent. Kung Fu is not a thing you do, but how you do things. It is a way to look at life. Anything you do, whether fighting or sipping tea, can be done either with or without Kung Fu. It's our decision.
Essential Philosophy: Happiness, Relationships, and Sex
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,760. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy
You don’t miss a particular thing until you have become addicted to it. Same is with sex and drugs. I tell you to fall in love, enjoy sex, but never be addicted to it because it is going to be very painful if you are unable to fulfill your desire at the required time.
Essential Philosophy: Live Before You Die
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,190. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
If you think I am going to give you the methods of better living, you are wrong. I am not a religious preacher, a salesman of philosophy, or a traditional teacher from a school or college. I don't want you to change in any way.