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Appropriate Detachment
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,820. Language: Canadian English. Published: May 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Stress Management
Stress accumulates when we don’t feel that we have the time, skill or energy to complete all of the tasks that have been assigned to us. Appropriate Detachment helps us realize which tasks we should tackle first and allows us to focus on them with our whole being. Without the distractions of other tasks roaming around in our mind we can be so much more productive. Just let them go.
Fighting to Win - Samurai Techniques for your Work and Life
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 70,980. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern
The samurai warriors of ancient Japan were the greatest fighters who ever walked this earth because they had developed an entire system for overcoming inner and outer enemies. The samurai’s secrets and how you can apply them to improve your life in any area are what the book is about. This edition is revised and updated by the author, with a new introduction for 2014.
The Master and the Disciple
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 28,010. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Mysticism
What is a genuine spiritual Master, and what kind of wisdom does he embody? Who are his disciples and what force compels them to follow him? In this remarkable collection of writings, spiritual Master Sri Chinmoy illumines for us the deeply moving dynamic that binds the spiritual Master or Guru and his disciple. This dynamic is eloquent with love, and testifies to a transforming vision of life.
God Is . . .Selected Writings of Sri Chinmoy
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 41,000. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Eastern mysticism
This long-awaited book gathers renowned spiritual Master Sri Chinmoy's insights about God into one volume. These selections are drawn from the more than fifteen hundred books he wrote in his lifetime of teaching spirituality and meditation. His intimate knowledge of God transcends religious dogmas and scripture, shedding light on all seekers' paths to God.
The Tender Heart of Sadness: 28 Aspects of Warriorship Drawn from the Buddhist and Shambhala Traditions
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 53,100. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Written by a senior student of Chogyam Trungpa, Rinpoche, and his Shambhala Lineage heir Sakyong Mipham, Rinpoche, this book is good companion to anyone pursuing the path of Shambhala Warriorship. Roger Guest offers reflections on a wide range of topics from basic meditation to the power of elegant speech and uplifted decorum, sprinkled with stories and accounts of encounters with teachers.
The Bent Tree and the Sleeping Tiger
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 52,950. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
An old hermit monk and a sleeping tiger sit under a bent tree. Visitors to this odd little 'piece of heaven and earth' learn something of a taoist's thoughts which change their minds,and,thus, their Ways too.
Reality and the Truth: Pillar One
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Series: The Eight Pillars of the Heaven. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,000. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Written in a casual, conversational manner, this book is meant to be accessible to you, the average person, to help improve your life in meaningful, realistic ways. Once you are able to differentiate between reality and the truth, much suffering from life's changes can be diminished. This will improve your health, make you happier, and strengthen your relationships with those you care about.
Antiquity Comes Full Circle
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,180. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern
This unusual book the second of a unique trilogy, takes you down the corridors of the past, peaking through many windows, from the beginning of civilisation, to the present time. Easton Hamilton makes a series of interesting observations daring to suggest the eastern contribution to our modern world has not been adequately acknowledged.
GOSPEL GURU SREE NARAYANA OF INDIA
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 44,760. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern
A deep scholarship in philosophy in general and in Sree Narayana Philosophy in particular. A felicity of expression, which makes stock of the approach and understanding of the reader of the book.