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Bhagvad-Gita: Treatise of Self-help by BS Murthy
Price: Free! Words: 15,180. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: November 8, 2014. Categories: 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).
Athens and Jerusalem, Is it "All Just a Dream"? The Goal of Poetry, How and Why We Should Act by Nepomuk Onderdonk
Price: Free! Words: 1,380. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion & Science
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.
Wisdom in Action: Essays on the Spiritual Life by Raghavan N Iyer
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 137,480. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2009 by Theosophy Trust Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
The constant, underlying theme of the essays in this book is the crucial need for unconditional devotion to Universal Good as a prerequisite for traveling on the spiritual Path. These jeweled essays in Buddhi Yoga are universal in scope and embody Universal Good, and each of the articles will be found to contain priceless jewels of great philosophical insight and practical advice.
Dragon Ball Z 'It's Over 9,000!' Cosmovisiones en Colisión by Derek Padula
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,230. Language: Spanish. Published: June 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Comics (nonfictional), Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
Dragon Ball, creado por Akira Toriyama, es la serie manga y anime más reconocida de todo el mundo que destaca por haber entretenido a millones de fans de todo el globo. La rivalidad legendaria de los dos últimos Saiya-jins de sangre pura, Goku y Vegeta, es el ejemplo emblemático de un conflicto vitalicio que llena de inspiración a los fans, animándoles a traspasar sus propios límites personales.
The Thirty-Six Strategies of Ancient China by Stefan Verstappen
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,240. Language: Canadian English. Published: June 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
The Thirty-Six Strategies of Ancient China is an easy to read and fascinating look at how many of the strategies and tactics mentioned by Sun Tzu in his book The Art Of War, were employed in ancient times.
Demystifying Confucianism by Yoko Miyamoto
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,020. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
Demystifying Confucianism explains Confucianism through classic novels. People of East Asia learn Confucian morality first through stories, rather than through the Analects. By introducing and explaining the classic stories and their relevance in the contemporary society, Demystifying Confucianism offers an easier way to understand East Asian culture. 2012 Dan Poynter's Ebook Awards Finalist.
The Art of War: an anthology of China's ancient military philosophy by Edgar Bailitis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,040. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
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.
Brutal Wisdom: Comments on the 36 Strategies of Ancient Chinese Thought by Master Dutch Hinkle
Price: $9.97 USD. Words: 32,070. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
"Banned Secret Strategies of the Ancient Chinese !" Imagine a book of ancient strategies so dangerous that a Chinese emperor of the past banned all mention of these strategies from the history books. Why ? Because they describe some of the most cunning and most devious strategies ever devised by the mind of man, and that they could possible morally corrupt all who read them.
Kung Fu en Una Taza de Té by Alfonso Araujo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,110. Language: Spanish. Published: March 19, 2013. Categories: 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.
Feng Shui the Easy Way by ConsultTheSage.Com
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,710. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Decorating, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
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.
Kung Fu in a Cup of Tea by Alfonso Araujo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,730. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013. Categories: 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.
Random Musings for College Students: Part One by Raja Sharma
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,220. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy, Fiction » Educational
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.
Fundamentos de la Filosofia Griega by Adolfo Sagastume
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,610. Language: Spanish. Published: June 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » European 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.
Decoding of the Lao-zi (Dao-De Jing): Numerological Resonance of the Canon's Structure by Alexander Goldstein
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 139,850. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
As a canon, the "Dao-De Jing" is a symbolic work and its symbols transcend its context. When this is properly understood, all 81 sections of it divided into nine divisions and two halves have universal application. Any attempt to translate them with no account taken of the numerological and symbolical systems means to remove them entirely from canonical context and narrow the field of application.
Essential Philosophy: Live Before You Die by Raja Sharma
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,180. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy, Fiction » Educational
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.
The Tao of Aging by Charles Webb
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,270. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
In The Tao of Aging we encounter a strange old, Chinese raconteur who claims to actually be Zhuangzi (Chuang Tzu) - the second most important originator of Taoist thought after Lao Tzu. Zhuangzi is now known simply as "Z" and is still rambling about the world - trickster to the bone - tinkering with the way we look at what we call reality...and the way we look at "aging".
Kwatz! by Charles Webb
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,170. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
There may be no path to follow or method to use to attain realization, enlightenment, waking up, satori…but it is often said that if the fruit is ripened fully it will fall from the tree more readily. Kwatz! shakes the tree a bit.
Essential Philosophy: Happiness, Relationships, and Sex by Raja Sharma
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,750. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian 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.
The Traditional Family of Okinawa by Mauro Gibo
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 700. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
The way of life in Okinawa with its traditions and customs. The meaning of the word family since ancient times through the generations.
Hôn nhân và hạnh phúc - Suy luận theo năm, tháng, ngày, giờ sinh by Dong A Sang
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 42,330. Language: Vietnamese. Published: April 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
Cái hay của sách là tự biết mình và biết người bạn đời của mình. Từ đó bổ cứu, trung hòa, cân bằng...tránh điều xấu và mưu cầu hạnh phúc.