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Bhagvad-Gita: Treatise of Self-help
Price: Free! Words: 17,140. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: November 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
This modern rendition of Bhagvad-Gita in 591 contemporary verse sans 110 interpolations restores to the ancient philosophical thesis about man's existential crisis its pristine character of integral humanism making it the Treatise of Self-help as Arjuna averred in the end to Krishna ‘Glad O Lord / Gone are doubts, / Sense I gained / With Thy words.' (s73, ch.18).
Athens and Jerusalem, Is it "All Just a Dream"? The Goal of Poetry, How and Why We Should Act
Price: Free! Words: 1,380. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
Polish philosopher poets and Huichol shamans asked some interesting questions, and this is a short essay in response; it is an observation of the "great boredom of our times"; out here they all look only at their smartphones to drink drop that'll maybe feed their ego, in that ego desert that ignores the divinity all around it. So a short essay here to say, divinity is everywhere, and ego is silly.
Enlightenment to Go
Price: Free! Words: 3,570. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy, 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
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 and inspiration, 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."
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 » 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.
Common or Garden Dharma. Essays on Contemporary Buddhism, Volume 2
Series: Common or Garden Dharma. Essays on Contemporary Buddhism. Price: Free! Words: 64,190. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy, 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.
The Zen Wheel of Life Mantra: A Song of Luminous Wisdom and Love
Price: Free! Words: 2,250. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy, 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
Price: Free! Words: 1,750. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy, 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.
Common or Garden Dharma. Essays on Contemporary Buddhism, Volume 1
Series: Common or Garden Dharma. Essays on Contemporary Buddhism. Price: Free! Words: 43,660. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy, 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.
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.