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Rewriting the Buddha
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Price: Free! Words: 3,650. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
So I told myself the Dhammapada is one of the oldest books of Buddhist thought. I should read it. What I wanted was a nice simple readable version that I could dip into. I discovered that most translations are completely unreadable, some more than others. A few modern versions attempt to clarify the text. I may be the first person to notice the problem who was a writer and not a translator.
Thoughts on Buddhism
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Price: Free! Words: 1,430. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Buddhist
3 short writings associated with the subject of Buddhism
Illuminating the Path to Enlightenment
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,980. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013 by Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
His Holiness the Dalai Lama gives a commentary on Lamp of the Path, Atisha's revolutionary work and Lines of Experience, a short text written by the Tibetan scholar Lama Tsong Khapa. This book offers readers one of the clearest and most authoritative expositions of the Tibetan Buddhist path ever published, and it is recommended for those at the beginning of the path, the middle and the end.
The Zen of Times
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Price: Free! Words: 11,020. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Buddhist
(5.00 from 1 review)
First and foremost, I would just like to clearly state that fat is not ugly, as most people would preferably perceive. I do want to state, that fat is unhealthy and can cause a multitude of health related problems that are proportionally related to your diet.
Grasshoppers on The Grill
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Price: Free! Words: 580. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Buddhist
Short essay about being aware of our actions and considering their effects.
Advice for Monks and Nuns
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,680. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012 by Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Buddhist
In these talks, Lama Yeshe and Lama Zopa Rinpoche explain the great benefits of practicing Dharma as an ordained person, how to keep the ordination pure, the purpose of the monastic community, how to live together as monks and nuns, and much more.
Filosofía del Helenismo y Patristica
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,070. Language: Spanish. Published: June 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Buddhist
Desde el punto de vista de la Historia nos corresponde afirmar que el Helenismo comienza con la muerte de Aristóteles (siglo IV, año 322, a. C.) y termina en el año 430 con la muerte de San Agustín.
change your life/destiny
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Price: Free! Words: 21,810. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Taoism
An absolutely stunning book. If I could give this 10 out of 5 I would. The book consists of a father giving advice to his son on the best ways to be a good person.The advice given is so practical and enlightening that it can be used by each and every one of us. I found myself reading point after point to those around me with the result that each point was accepted with enthusiasm. good for all age
Find the Treasure Within: Buddhism and daily life
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Price: Free! Words: 7,460. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014 by Hanmaum Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit
A collection of frequent questions and answers from the Dharma talks of Seon master Daehaeng. These cover basic issues such as why life feels empty, how to become a more spiritual person, why life seems unfair, and is there such a thing as previous lives. Her answers are very down to earth, and filled with a deep sense of non-duality.
Heart Blossoms A Commentary and Analysis of the Exalted Mahayana Sutra on the Profound Perfection of Wisdom called the Heart Sutra
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Price: Free! Words: 30,680. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Buddhist
Here is a book you will appreciate even if you have read many Buddhist books. This book expounds the Dharma in a very lucid way and illuminates the Heart Sutra from Buddhism's apex of psychology and philosophy. This book is a sharp weapon useful for cutting the root of ignorance.
Poems of Death: Time for Eternity
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,960. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
Fifty-seven short pieces about the future of America, & the American Dream. The title refers to a passage in Walt Whitman's "Democratic Vistas", in which he states: "In the future of these States, must arise poets immenser far, and make great poems of death." Not poems as such, these poetic prose pieces explore a dimension of eternity and a new spirituality that is beginning to emerge in America.
Why Western Notions Of Happiness Are Unsatisfactory And How Buddhism Can Help You Realise Deeper, Meaningful Happiness
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 43,870. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Buddhist
Western notions of happiness tend to be selfish, contingent and shallow, and this book is about why I have rejected such notions as well as the commonly accepted strategies to achieve happiness. It's also a book about why I think following The Buddha's Noble Eightfold Path is much more likely to result in a deeper, meaningful and much more stable happiness.
The Great New Emerging Civilization
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,730. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
An extraordinary tour-de-force of history; life & death; religion; nations; peace and war; quantum physics; politics, economics, identity, education, and more - all from an underlying Buddhist perspective.
Forever Here
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,440. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Buddhist
Out of all the stars and galaxies in the universe, you are here upon this Earth to bring forth your greatest self and realize your dreams. Believe in yourself! Your growth, your self-expression, your victory, is of unseen and enormous importance. 70 inspiring, penetrating pieces exploring the dimension of forever lying within the real world around us,and within our own lives.
Path to Enlightenment
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,480. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Unsatisfied? Worried? Sad? Angry? Frustrated? Enlightenment is a path for those seeking happiness and satisfaction with life.
The Karma of Mao: The Incompatibility of Socialism and Marxism with Buddhist Principles
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,280. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
The Karma of Mao is a devastating critique of socialism and Marxism through the eyes of a longtime Buddhist, and award-winning author. Karl Marx and the Buddha each came up with very different solutions for the world's ills. In theory, Marxism, and/or socialism seem to be equitable systems of government, but in the end, karma runs all over the Marxist dogma.
Maybe We Need a New Religion
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,900. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Ancient
Sometime ago, it was reported that a young ten-or-eleven year old boy, after being exposed to continuing newspaper and television reports about the fighting going on all over the Middle East, involving Christians, Muslims and Jews, remarked: "Maybe we need a new religion." Such a religion has already appeared among us. This is the author's personal journey of discovery.
Der Schatz in mir: Aus der Lehre der Zen-Meisterin Daehaeng
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Price: Free! Words: 5,650. Language: German. Published: October 20, 2014 by Hanmaum Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Eine kleine Auswahl von Fragen, die Daehaeng Kunsunim von Laien gestellt wurden: Woher kommt das Gefühl der Sinnlosigkeit? Wie kann ich mich auf dem geistigen Weg weiterentwickeln? Warum scheint die Welt so ungerecht zu sein? Die Antworten der Zen-Meisterin sind erfrischend alltagsnah und zugleich erfüllt von ihrer tiefen Erkenntnis der Ganzheit und Einheit alles Seins.
Trova il tesoro interiore: Il Buddhismo e la vita quotidiana
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Price: Free! Words: 7,370. Language: Italian. Published: June 16, 2014 by Hanmaum Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Una raccolta di domande e risposte ricorrenti ,tratte dai discorsi di Dharma della maestra Seon Daehaeng . Queste includono questioni basilari come perche' la vita sembri vuota, come diventare una persona piu' spirituale ,perche' la vita sembra ingiusta, e se esistono cose come le vite precedenti . Le sue risposte sono molto terra terra ,imbevute da un profondo senso di non dualita'.
Half Hedonistic Half Ascetic
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,180. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Buddhist
The idea behind the book is not religious fundamentalism. This small book tells why and how you can be hedonistic as well as ascetic both together. The book is based on the teaching of Gautam Buddha. The book includes chapters on teaching of buddha, characteristics of hedonistic and ascetic people, the arguments and critics against hedonistic and ascetic mentality, a solution and its after effect.