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Now And Zen
By Robert Sommers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,400. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
How does Zen practice lead to enlightenment? When is internally-focused mindfulness most effective? What is the greatest obstacle to experiencing peace of mind? Now And Zen explores the deeper psychological aspects of Zen practice and offers a new approach for attaining tranquility and happiness. Robert Sommers has a Ph.D. in clinical psychology and is a long-time Zen practitioner.
The Zen of Times
By Fred Jacob
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.
Illuminating the Path to Enlightenment
By His Holiness the Dalai Lama
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,950. 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 Lama 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.
Grasshoppers on The Grill
By TJ Seitz
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.
Filosofía del Helenismo y Patristica
By Adolfo Sagastume
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.
Advice for Monks and Nuns
By Lama Yeshe
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,690. 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.
Rewriting the Buddha
By Susan Cogan
Price: Free! Words: 3,660. 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
By TJ Seitz
Price: Free! Words: 1,430. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Buddhist
3 short writings associated with the subject of Buddhism
The Essence of Tibetan Buddhism
By Lama Yeshe
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,160. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2010 by Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
The first teaching, “The Three Principal Aspects of the Path,” was given in France in 1982. The second teaching, an “Introduction to Tantra,” also in two parts, was given at Grizzly Lodge, California, in 1980. It comprises the first two lectures of a commentary on the Chenrezig yoga.
Becoming Your Own Therapist & Make Your Mind an Ocean
By Lama Yeshe
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,680. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2010 by Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
0.5 star(3.50 from 2 reviews)
This book contains public talks by Lama Yeshe on the general topic of Buddhism and mind. Each lecture is followed by a question and answer session. Lama presented one of the talk to a group of psychiatrists who were delighted to meet and question Lama, and this historic exchange underscores the difference between Western and Buddhist concepts of mental health.