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Eastern and Western Philosophy
Price: Free! Words: 8,990. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012 by Immediex Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern
The Buddha, Lao Tzu, Confucius, Socrates, Descartes, Hume, Kant, Schopenhauer, Kierkegaard, Nietzsche, and Wittgenstein
The Tao of Tennis
Price: Free! Words: 6,630. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern
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The classic Tao Te Ching adapted for life on the tennis court. Ancient Eastern wisdom as the basis for practical advice to play and coach your best. Written by a professional tennis instructor with a degree in philosophy and English. Play your best tennis, live your best life! ** Recommended by legendary tennis guru Allen Fox, and by eminent professor of Chinese philosophy Roger T. Ames. **
Creativity and Intention in Evolution
Price: Free! Words: 8,840. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern
Charles Darwin has changed for ever the way we see ourselves, and our place in the universe. The debate between the Creationists and the neo-Darwinians continues in full fury. One outcome of this has been to see Darwin’s theory become entrenched as a dogma, defended by evangelical apologists, and no longer a reasonable account of how human beings have evolved from earlier life forms.
人体中的阴阳——对立统一规律在人体的表现
Price: Free! Words: 570. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: March 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Holism, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Holism
文章首先阐述了人体中存在的一些矛盾,例如:血压调节中的矛盾、血糖调节中的矛盾、凝血和抗凝血的矛盾、氧化和抗氧化的矛盾,随后简述了应激,之后提出了人体中阴阳的定义,并对阴阳之间的关系作了哲学方面的论述,接着又对心、肾、肝等重要脏器阴阳的生化生理实质作了探讨,最后对阴虚、阳虚证的生化生理实质以及寒凉性及温热性中药对阴阳的影响作了初步的论证,并且诠释了随着年龄的增长会出现“阳常有余,阴常不足”阴阳矛盾双方力量对比失衡的现象及其原因之所在。
the Seven Maxims: a Hopeful Endeavour
Price: Free! Words: 12,450. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
A thought-provoking analysis of the argumentative nature of our beliefs as well as a suggestion on how to live less abrasively.
Uzakdoğu Bilgeliği (I. Kitap): Aydınlanma Yolu Üzerine Anlatılar
Price: Free! Words: 5,010. Language: Turkish. Published: October 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern
Tasavvuf, aydınlanma, bilgelik ve irfan öğretileri, doğu felsefeleri, sufizm, müslümanlık, hıristiyanlık, musevilik, budizm, zen, şamanizm, hinduizm, kişisel gelişim, spiritüel-ruhsal yollar ve felsefi öğretileri bütünsel bir yaklaşımla birleştirerek, hepsinin özünü okuruna sunan "Anka'nın Kanatları" serisinin -özel ek ile- genişletilmiş giriş kısmı. Sadece e-kitap olarak sunulmaktadır.
The Essence of Sri Aurobindo
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,730. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2014 and represented by CreatiVentures Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern
We are souls and not the surface person, and every problem we say is ours, physical, mental or spiritual, is the result of the veil of Ignorance God placed over us, making us believe we are the surface person and its ego; and that veil will not be removed until we, the souls, have collected the required experiences that are indirectly created by the surface persons we falsely identify with. As li
The Living Art of Ketsugo Jujutsu
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,530. Language: American English. Published: February 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern
Sensei Peter Freedman’s light-hearted view of the development of martial arts, past and present, gives us an appreciation for what has been done, and anticipation of what is still to be discovered. Sensei Freedman’s diverse, real-world martial arts experience is shocking and even frightening at times, but he has taken the high road at every opportunity.
Who is the Brooklyn Monk?
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,230. Language: American English. Published: February 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern
Traveling to the far reaches of the world to find lost masters and forgotten systems of martial arts; reviving the sometimes abandoned techniques and philosophies of a subculture of warriors; immersing himself deep into the cultural and linguistic setting of his fight training; these are only a couple of the things that get Antonio Graceffo up every morning.
The Greatness of Kung Fu
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,320. Language: American English. Published: February 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern
Grandmaster Wong is a fourth-generation successor of the renowned Southern Shaolin monastery in Putian, China. Living in Malaysia, he travels the world spreading the "greatness of kung fu" throughout the world through the Shaolin Wahnam institute. Learn about the masters Sifu Wong studied under and hear stories of how he trained and how he has been working to improve kung fu teaching methods.
Oosterse filosofie
Series: Oosterse filosofie, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,910. Language: Dutch. Published: February 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern
De oosterse filosofie kent een rijke geschiedenis die terug gaat tot zeker 3000 voor Christus. In dit boek wordt ingegaan op de vijf bekendste levensbeschouwingen uit de oosterse filosofie: het hindoeïsme, boeddhisme, confucianisme, taoïsme en zen. De belangrijkste kenmerken komen aan bod en ook wordt stil gestaan bij het doel van elke levensbeschouwing
Chanakya's Immortal Words
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,380. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern
In ancient times, this type of writing was very popular. Chanakya also used this type of writing. The basis of these quotes is educating the people. In other words, Chanakya’s thoughts towards politics, religion, and economics are presented for the common man through these quotes so that they can easily understand the serious and complex topics covered in daily life.
Eastern Thinking for a Western World
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,240. Language: American English. Published: February 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern
Join our dialog in which Master Rosenfeld describes his long journey through the world of martial arts and how he came to be the renowned instructor and authority that he is today. Learn how Chen-Style Tai Chi was developed through the use of warfare weaponry such as the Guan Dao, and how it has evolved and continues to change to this day.
The Spirit of a Swordsman
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,510. Language: American English. Published: February 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern
The Japanese sword arts are so intricately intertwined with daily living and the enterprising mindset in Japan that the revered spirit of the samurai will never die. Even today, in corporations, schools, and daily life, the spirit of the samurai is very much alive.
The Book of Mastery
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,320. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Mysticism, Nonfiction » New Age » Mysticism
The Mystery Schools offered seekers a variety of unique teachings and wisdom-ways, yet the core elements within all of them were the keys to attaining mastery of this world and this "earth" school. This book is a compilation and condensation of the key mastery keys that when applied to the lock of your life, release you from your prison of fear into the paradise of the freed-mind.
The Essence Of The Ashtavakra Gita
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,290. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013 and represented by Maoli Media Private Limited. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern
Ashtavakra says: You are not the body which is composed of the five elements. You are that Consciousness which has provided the inert body with the sentience that makes the senses function I regard to their objects. It is sentience which makes the psychosomatic apparatus work as a unit. The words “remain relaxed in Consciousness” form the very basis of the Ashtavakra teaching.
The Magic Frangipane and the Shy Coconut
Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 5,730. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014 and represented by Maoli Media Private Limited. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
To Maya’s surprise she is asked by the Magic Frangipane to enter into a challenging rescue operation to save the trapped and shy coconut. Will she be brave enough to overcome her fears once again?
Spiritual Discipline
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,530. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Devotional, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Devotional
A God-seeker, like an Olympic athlete, must manifest his dream through daily spiritual discipline and practice. His prayer is his discipline. His meditation is his discipline. In this book, Sri Chinmoy--an Olympian soul who reached the Golden Shore of God-realisation--conveys in simple yet soul-stirring words the importance of discipline in the spiritual life.
Forgiveness
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,820. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
Mistakes are an inevitable and perhaps necessary part of human life. Sometimes we do the wrong thing consciously, at other times unconsciously. No matter whether our mistakes are grave or minor, there comes a point when we need forgiveness — from God, from others whom we have hurt, even from ourselves. In this book Sri Chinmoy offers us his illumining guidance on how to seek the divine Forgiveness
Sri Patanjala Yoga Darshanam
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 30. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015 and represented by Maoli Media Private Limited. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
Sri Patanjala Yoga Darshanam