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Sun Tzu's Art of War For The 21st Century
By Stanley Bronstein
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
By Tai Sheridan, Ph.D.
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.
Warm Zen Practice: A poetic version of Dogen's Bendowa
By Tai Sheridan, Ph.D.
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.
Principles of Hatha Yoga
By Ratan Lal Basu
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.
The Tao Te Ching For The 21st Century
By Stanley Bronstein
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 Zorba Publishers
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 Ratan Lal Basu
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'.
«ШАНЬ ХАЙ ЦЗИН»: МИФЫ ИЛИ СТРУКТУРА ПСИХИКИ?
By Andrey Davydov
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)
By Jay M Horne
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.
Essential Philosophy: Happiness, Relationships, and Sex
By Raja Sharma
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.
The Tao of Aging
By Charles Webb
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,280. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2011. Category: 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".
Random Musings for College Students: Part One
By Raja Sharma
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.
Essential Philosophy: Live Before You Die
By Raja Sharma
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,190. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » 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.
Kwatz!
By Charles Webb
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,190. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2011. Category: 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.
Fundamentos de la Filosofia Griega
By Adolfo Sagastume
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.
Book of the Forest Path: New Translations of Lao Tzu and Kuo Hsiang
By Crispin Sartwell
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,400. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
Offers new perspectives on and translations of ancient Taosim, by philosophy professor Crispin Sartwell
Essential Philosophy: Problems of Life
By Raja Sharma
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,660. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy
There are many philosophic logics which define life through their own way: Aristotle’s logic presents linear, one dimensional view of life. Likewise many other philosophers believe that logic is linear but actually they are following a fallacy because everything happening around us is present in paradoxes.
Thai Meditations - an introduction to Buddhism and Mindfulness
By James Alexander
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,500. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2011 by booksmango. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
A collection of seventy-seven (one for each province) Buddhist stories, quotes, meditations, contemplations and reflections on living in Thailand. This joy of a read unravels the mysteries behind Buddhist mindfulness in a easy straight forward, yet poetic fashion. An essential introduction to Thai Buddhism, Dharma, and the wonderful truth behind the dazzling Thai smiles.
Essential Philosophy: Flow With Life
By Raja Sharma
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,410. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
You continue to ask questions but here you miss the point. You begin to live in the world of theories, assumptions, and your conclusions. I have a rat in my shop. At night, if I am working late, I often see that rat come out of its hiding. When it first appeared, I did not pay much attention.
Random Musings for College Students: Part Two
By Raja Sharma
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,750. Language: English. Published: March 5, 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.