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Principles of Hatha Yoga
Series: YOGA and TANTRA, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2011. Categories: 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.
Raj Yoga
Series: YOGA and TANTRA, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 4,070. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2011. Categories: 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'.
The Tao Te Ching For The 21st Century
Price: Free! Words: 5,250. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation & inspiration, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
This book contains commentaries and analysis of Lao Tzu's classic - the Tao Te Ching. Tao Te Ching translates as "The Way to Heaven."
Sun Tzu's Art of War For The 21st Century
Price: Free! Words: 12,420. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian 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.
Thai Meditations - an introduction to Buddhism and Mindfulness
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,500. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2011 by booksmango. Categories: 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.
Dragon Cafe - An East-West Collection
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,700. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2011 by booksmango. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
Dragon Café brings together sparkling essays on Buddhism and world religion, health & diet, sacred sex, creativity, myth and the hero, oracles and shamans, yoga, meditation, Kung Fu and Star Trek, vegetarianism, mysticism, and the East-West connection. It represents a lifetime of practice and travel, alongside study with yogis, monks, shamans, scholars and teachers of all stripe.
New York Interviews: First Thoughts
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,560. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2011 by booksmango. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
New York Interviews: First Thoughts is a wise and exciting collection of interviews from a variety of artists and writers, scholars and scientists – people such as Jane Goodall (chimp-human connection), Huston Smith (world religion), Allen Ginsberg (creativity and Buddhism), Salima Ikram (mummies), James Carse (Gnostic Gospels), E. L. Doctorow (history and fiction) and many others.
Common or Garden Dharma. Essays on Contemporary Buddhism, Volume 2
Series: Common or Garden Dharma. Essays on Contemporary Buddhism. Price: Free! Words: 64,180. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Buddhism
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.
The Zen Wheel of Life Mantra: A Song of Luminous Wisdom and Love
Price: Free! Words: 2,240. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Buddhism
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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
Price: Free! Words: 1,740. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Buddhism
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 of Aging
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!
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.
Common or Garden Dharma. Essays on Contemporary Buddhism, Volume 1
Series: Common or Garden Dharma. Essays on Contemporary Buddhism. Price: Free! Words: 43,670. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Buddhism
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.
Around the Tao in 80 Days
You set the price! Words: 41,190. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2009. Categories: 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.