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Essential Philosophy: Divinity In Love
By Raja Sharma
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,630. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy
Your knowledge, your experiences in life, and some other circumstantial causes may have compelled you to think that loneliness and peace are the essential things which you need the most at all cost.
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.
Essential Philosophy: Are You Afraid of Death?
By Raja Sharma
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,370. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy
I am amazed to see the Yogi Gurus who teach people how to breathe properly: inhale deeply like this, hold your breath for a while, exhale deeply, and hold your breath for a while. Do I have to learn how to breathe now?
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.
Demystifying Confucianism
By Yoko Miyamoto
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.
Difficult Points In Buddhism
By Alex Bunardzic
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,950. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
Buddhism is a system of philosophical thought that eschews metaphysics. It advocates staying within the range of experience when attempting to establish the truth about our world and our place in the world. This book is mostly concerned with the facets found in Buddhism today which were never part of the original Buddhist teachings.
The Traditional Family of Okinawa
By Mauro Gibo
You set the price! Words: 700. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 10, 2011. Category: 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.
Essential Readings in Zen
By Roy Melvyn
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 111,160. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
It would be easy to spend an entire lifetime studying and contemplating the various source documents of the Zen tradition. The selections herein, including works of Nargajuna, Bodhidharma, Hsin Hsin Ming, Dogen, and Hua Hai capture the full flavor and essence of Zen and can easily stand as both the beginning and terminus of one’s studies.
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. Category: 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.
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
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.
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.
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'.
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."
Tao Te Ching: A New Version for All Seekers
By Guy Leekley
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 8,460. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2011 by Anusara Press. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
For more than 2,300 years, the original Chinese of this poetic masterpiece has provided profound guidance to millions of spiritual seekers. This new version in English by Guy Leekley remains faithful to the original intent of the authors through his careful selection of equivalent words, phrases, and rhythms that capture the essence of this spiritual treasure.
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.
Travels with a Monkey Mind: HOW MY KARMA RAN OVER MY DOGMA
By Graham Shepherd
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.
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.
Dragon Cafe - An East-West Collection
By Richard Marranca
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,700. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2011 by booksmango. Category: 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
By Richard Marranca
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,560. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2011 by booksmango. Category: 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.