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Common or Garden Dharma. Essays on Contemporary Buddhism, Volume 1
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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
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Price: Free! Words: 12,420. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
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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
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Price: Free! Words: 2,250. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
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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
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Series: YOGA and TANTRA, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 2,460. 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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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Series: YOGA and TANTRA, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 4,080. 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
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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.
Yoga and the Path of the Urban Mystic
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 82,180. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
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Yoga and the Path of the Urban Mystic brings classical teachings alive and helps us move our rewarding experience of yoga beyond the mat and meditation cushion and into the whole of life. For modern yogis feeling challenged in our efforts to remain deeply spiritual, contemplative, and centered amid the stresses and complications of urban life, this book serves as both inspiration and guide.
Wisdom in Action: Essays on the Spiritual Life
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Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 137,480. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2009 by Theosophy Trust Books. Category: 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.
«ШАНЬ ХАЙ ЦЗИН»: МИФЫ ИЛИ СТРУКТУРА ПСИХИКИ?
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Price: Free! Words: 1,830. Language: Russian. Published: August 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » General
Учёными было сделано открытие: один из древнейших манускриптов оказался каталогом человеческих душ, т.к. в нем досконально описывается структура психики человека («душа»). Автор открытия "Каталога человеческой популяции" – А.Н.Давыдов. Оказалось, душа - носитель природного «программного обеспечения». В манускрипте содержатся описания 293 подвидов homo sapiens, большинство из них - расшифрованы.
Teaching Ninja: Book Two (Tai Jutsu)
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Series: Teaching Ninja, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 4,700. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
there is no greater way of learning than to teach, for in doing so, you essentially are tapping the well of your own knowledge hidden deep within the recesses of yourself. It is for this reason alone, that we provide a written copy of our lessons in these texts. The lesson will be laid out in a way that YOU can utilize the material to conduct your own class. Run, Jump, Swim, Climb, & Fight.
Travels with a Monkey Mind: HOW MY KARMA RAN OVER MY DOGMA
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,600. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2011 by E-Books Publisher. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
Reflective and informed, Graham Shepherd is a student of Buddhism who demystifies it by showing us how the Buddhist life is actually lived - whether through his own life in Britain and his native Ireland, or by travelling through the heartland of Tibet and living among the Buddhist Diaspora in Nepal and North India.
The Thirty-Six Strategies of Ancient China
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,240. Language: Canadian English. Published: June 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
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.
The Art of War: an anthology of China's ancient military philosophy
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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.
Essential Philosophy: Happiness, Relationships, and Sex
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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.
Demystifying Confucianism
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,020. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2011. Category: 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.
Random Musings for College Students: Part One
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,240. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » 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.