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The Epic of Gilgamesh, the Teachings of Siduri and How Siduri's Ancient Advice Can Help Guide Us to a Happier Life by Peter Dyr
Price: Free! Words: 17,720. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General(5.00 from 1 review)
This book contains the complete text for the Epic of Gilgamesh based, as much as possible, on the original Old Babylonian tablets. It also discusses both the teachings of Siduri and how Siduri's ancient advice can help guide us to a happier life.
The Tripod of Truth: An Introduction to the Book That Fell From The Heavens by Cassius Amicus
Price: Free! Words: 15,330. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
An introduction to Epicurus' Canon of Truth, the theory of knowledge that underlies Epicureanism. This work collects the remaining ancient sources and sets forth the foundation on which Epicurus erected his philosophy of happy living.
Cercando dove l’acqua è più profonda by Marco Crestani
Price: Free! Words: 6,340. Language: Italian. Published: February 22, 2012 by Meligrana Giuseppe Editore. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Cercare la sapienza, il senso delle cose, degli eventi e forse del mondo è un po’ come cercare l'acqua. Per questo è necessario immergersi e setacciare dove l'acqua è più profonda e cercare, osservare, frugare… Un po' come quando si cerca di capire che la vita è un eterno fluire, mutare, trasformarsi e rinnovarsi…
Universe: An Equation! by Teymur Roshdi
Price: Free! Words: 1,570. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
'Universe:An Equation' is a philosophical article in which I tried to treat the concept of 'Justice' by the help of scientific explanations.
«Шань Хай Цзин»: Мифы Или Структура Психики? by Andrey Davydov
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 3,260. Language: Russian. Published: August 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Applied psychology, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
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.
The Secrets of Freemasonry by Elijah Muhammad
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,190. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011 by Secretarius MEMPS. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Freemasonry is a cloaked mystery, baptised in symbolism; consequently, to get a clear understanding is virtually unattainable, because regardless of your finding, it will only manifest that you have still been eluded. When dealing with speculative symbolism, the concrete is not part of the equation whatsoever. Elijah Muhammad demystifies this with simplistic clarity. This is true light.
Under the Drum by Turtle Heart
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,720. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Ojibwe song cycle. Poetry by an ojibwe ceremonial teacher and Keeper of the Four Directions Unity Bundle. A sacred song cycle of poetry written during or just before ceremonial events involving sacred pipe and other American Indian rituals. Emphasized is the connection to nature, to the mother earth, to dreaming and to awareness of the soul.
The Enchiridion of Epictetus by David Tuffley
Series: Text Book, Book 7 · On the Spiritual Path, Book 15 · Applied Psychology, Book 11 · Applied Philosophy, Book 6 · Leadership, Book 7. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,340. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2011 by Altiora Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
The Enchiridion of Epictetus is a classic Stoic text, now written in modern English. Long considered an excellent manual of practical philosophy, you can apply it beneficially to your everyday life. The timeless message of the Enchiridion is as practical today as it was in ancient Greece. Perhaps this is where the it gets its enduring power and long-life. It really does work, start using it today.
Spiritual Heroism by Robert S. Hare
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,500. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
SPIRITUAL HEROISM is a real gem, a small book of heroic philosophy, quotations and paraphrased snippets from down-to-earth wise men: Rousseau, Thoreau, Nietzsche, and other famous minds. Hare researches only the best of writers. He renews their profundities, their well-reasoned maxims. Hare's distilled prose is fine art. Enjoy!
Understanding Plato: 'The Symposium' by Hercules Bantas
Series: Understanding Philosophy, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,810. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
This guide examines Plato's discussion of love in The Symposium. It covers all the speeches, culminating in Alcibiades's drunken homage to Socrates, and explores the moral dimensions Plato attaches to love, as well as key concepts such as Common and Heavenly love.
Los Presocraticos by Adolfo Sagastume
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,120. Language: Spanish. Published: October 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Idealism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Este es un recorrido por los principales planteamientos de la filosofía Presocrática. Desde el siglo V a.n.e., Hesiodo, Homero, la Polis, la Physis, Tales de Mileto, Anaximandro, Anaxímenes, Jenófanes de Colofón y finalmente Pitágoras y el gran maestro Parménides.
The Meditations of Marcus Aurelius: A Primer by David Tuffley
Series: Text Book, Book 9 · On the Spiritual Path, Book 16 · Applied Psychology, Book 12 · Applied Philosophy, Book 8 · Leadership, Book 8. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 15,410. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2012 by Altiora Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
The Meditations of Marcus Aurelius is a perennial, belonging to a very special category of book that has but a few members out of the millions of books ever published; longevity. It has a simple, powerful message that is as fresh and useful today as it was nearly two thousand years ago. The greater the Truth, the more simply it can be put. Put it to work in your own life and live better.
Voluntad Creadora by Adolfo Sagastume
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,060. Language: Spanish. Published: June 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Ancient Poetry, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Aristóteles, por lo que podemos apreciar en su obra “El arte poética” vio en la Grecia de su tiempo una realidad que era obvia y evidente: existía un tipo de arte cuyo medio era la palabra, ya sea hablada o escrita. Esta es la Poesis aristotélicas; son los fundamentos poéticos que configuran la esencia poética de este gran filósofo.
Poesis by Adolfo Sagastume
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,940. Language: Spanish. Published: June 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Aesthetics, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Aristóteles es el sumum de la filosofía griega, pues realiza una síntesis de todas las oposiciones, de ahí que se le conozca como el filósofo de la mediación o del término medio. Hace, pues, una diferencia entre poética y teckné. Él entiende por técnica una forma de hacer e incluso la equipara al arte.
Thus Purred Catius' Cat by Cassius Amicus
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,640. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
"Thus Purred Catius Cat" is a poem for children of all ages. This original short poem composed in January of 2013 was written to summarize the basic principles of Epicurean theory and practice in a form for the new student of the subject. The subjects covered in the poem are taken from the remaining texts of original Epicurean doctrine as preserved by Diogenes Laertius and Lucretius.
Return to Innocence by Amanda J. Newell
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 18,440. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Parents; You're raising a world citizen. You're creating a humanity that lives in higher consciousness & awareness, a society that is free from fear. A people who some day will make major decisions regarding your life. That's the realm of possibility when we raise children
Empirismo Ingles by Adolfo Sagastume
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,300. Language: Spanish. Published: June 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
El Empirismo es la experiencia sensible. Como tal sus antecedentes se remontan hasta Aristóteles. El Empirismo tiene sus raíces, sus orígenes en la experiencia sensible; ha estado presente en la actitud general de la filosofía.