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Mythbusting the Cult of Confucius by Wayne Deeker
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 172,310. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
The mythbusting book about China the world needs, this book rocks the boat. It explains Chinese culture with reference to Confucianism being a brutal control system rather than wisdom. It also takes a compassionate understanding of the Chinese people as victims of some of the worst human rights abuses ever perpetrated. Plainly written, it clarifies the so-called mysteries.
Consciousness in Evolution by Anton Grosz
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,960. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Cognitive psychology, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
Integral reality involves an experiential awareness that invests normal human consciousness with as great an evolutionary enhancement as occurred by the addition of self-awareness and cognition to pre-human consciousness. This dissertation provides core principles for an evolutionary breakthrough in consciousness it is presaging for humanity; a world of perpetual peace and universal understanding.
The Art of War for Today Vol II by SunTzu Do
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 94,010. Language: Australian English. Published: June 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
Time is a valuable. Save time learning how to use the Art of War Forty-three chapters for your benefit. Drawn from life experiences, it is a perspective on the Art of War you will find nowhere else.. Benefit from this 2000 year old wisdom. Quickly understand how to immediately apply the lessons of Sun Tzu and The Art of War
Astrologia Taoista – Manuale by Patricia Müller
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 68,940. Language: Italian. Published: May 28, 2014 by Enrico Massetti. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
Le piante sono influenzate dagli astri al momento della loro germinazione, durante la crescita, allora perché non anche l’uomo? Come alcune piante stanno bene insieme, per meccanismi di interazione ormonale a livello delle radici, ed altre si evitano, così anche i segni zodiacali cinesi possono avere rapporti diversi tra loro, rapporti che comunque possono sempre migliorare.
Dans la gueule du tigre by Ramesh S. Balsekar
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 114,900. Language: French. Published: July 16, 2012 by EditionAdvaita. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
Ramesh S. Balsekar était un brillant enseignant de l'Advaita. Il a réalisé sa Vraie Nature grâce à son gourou Nisargadatta Maharaj. Ce livre est une merveilleuse indroduction à l'Advaita. Les dialogues sont précis et touchent le coeur de l'Etre.
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.
Difficult Points In Buddhism by Alex Bunardzic
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,950. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2011. Categories: 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.
Essential Readings in Zen by Roy Melvyn
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 111,160. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
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. 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.
Dragon Cafe - An East-West Collection by Richard Marranca
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.
Common or Garden Dharma. Essays on Contemporary Buddhism, Volume 2 by Michel Clasquin-Johnson
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 and 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.
Yoga and the Path of the Urban Mystic by Darren Main
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 82,180. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy(5.00 from 1 review)
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 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.