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An Atheist Afterlife by Isuru Abeysinghe
Price: Free! Words: 2,550. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism(3.14 from 7 reviews)
A scientific theory about the possibility of an afterlife from an atheist perspective. This short and concise document deals within the realm of observable science and basic mathematics to argue that all humans are inherantly immortal.
Lord Krishna Mystery by Ratan Lal Basu
Series: HINDU PHILOSOPHY, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 1,710. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
This booklet endeavors to explain the fact that Lord Krishna is the symbol of the Supreme Lord and not an Avatar (incarnate) of Lord Vishnu of Hindu Puranas.
Blood! by M.E. Brines
Price: Free! Words: 2,420. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy(5.00 from 1 review)
Explains the influence of blood on modern history, warfare, religion, secret societies, government and popular culture. Really weird
Perfection Syndrome by Teymur Roshdi
Price: Free! Words: 1,060. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Research, Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy(4.00 from 1 review)
'Perfection Syndrome' is a philosophical article based on the analysis of two recent movies:Black Swan and Dorian Gray.Also by refering to 'the strange case of Dr.Jekyll and Mr.Hyde,I try to explore and to have a better understanding of the human nature...
Event Horizon by Matthew Montague
Price: Free! Words: 960. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
This is the limit of your perception in this moment. It is simultaneously vast and limited. Theoretically, this structure is your world as you absolutely know it at this moment. This is your event horizon – all events within this horizon are known and actionable; all event outside are unknown and unactionable.
Of Myth and Magic by M.E. Brines
Price: Free! Words: 3,180. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics(1.00 from 2 reviews)
A comparison of religion, philosophy and magick throughout history. Are all religions basically the same? Is there a way to Truth and contentment?
Hugh Manitee's Book of Memes: Change the World - Write a Meme for this Book! by Jake Lyron
Price: Free! Words: 15,410. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
A spin off from Jake Lyron's award winning book "The Shrink from Planet Zob: Psychiatry for a Mad World", this book shows us what we can do to fix the mad world - sharing viral memes which promote quality of life. You, the readership are the writers. Be the next to write a meme for the book and join celebrities, writers, philosophers, psychologists and others in making the world a better place.
Rewriting the Buddha by Susan Brassfield Cogan
Price: Free! Words: 3,650. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Buddhist
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.
Free download by Anil Pant
You set the price! Words: 8,800. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy
108 rare insights about our modern life, body - mind complex & spiritual truths, presented in a lucid manner by making analogies with the modern gadgets and technologies we use in our daily life e.g. www, internet, pc, mobiles, car, physics, colors etc.
Koans, Creativity and Consciousness by Albert Low
Price: Free! Words: 10,130. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2012 and represented by John Low. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Zen(4.00 from 1 review)
What is most important, but invariably overlooked, is not what I am conscious of, but that I am conscious. The only way this can be verified or even considered is by “1st person” enquiry. A way by which this can be established is by koan practice. I explore ways to allay scientific suspicion towards subjective accounts, and show how koan study is used as first person scientific inquiry.
The Qualities of Life by John Attewell
Price: Free! Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Everything always works out at the end A good life happens when we have the right attitude If we go with our higher power, the Mold of Life is in place Our Lives are Molded in the right shape to the end.
Guide to become a better person (Confucius) (Di Zi Gui) by chen0096
Price: Free! Words: 5,150. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy, Nonfiction » History » Asian(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Di Zi Gui is made or gathered from Confucius teachings. it gives us guidelines on how we should behave towards our family and friends and the moral way of life. this book is truly inspirational. I translated most of it myself. please forgive my English if you cant understand some of them. my is email is firstname.lastname@example.org. feel free to contact me for any misunderstandings..
Is God Dead? by Dr. Ramendra
Price: Free! Words: 4,090. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy(2.00 from 1 review)
"An overview of an influential book from one of India's deepest thinkers in Secular Humanism. Professor Ramendra presents clear reasons for rethinking the classical arguments for the existence of God." — The Secular Web. In a crisp, concise and fascinating discourse, the author has boldly advocated atheism on logical and moral grounds.
How to be a Wizard - How life is magical, and we are too by Peter Harris
Price: Free! Words: 11,040. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Magic, Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy
This short book is not about 'pointy hats'. Instead, I outline the foundations of the True West, and list the 'Wizard's Desiderata' - what is needed to live a life which is truly powerful, truly magical, truly mythical, and truly possible. It always has been possible to be a 'wizard' of one's life, though never perhaps with as little danger of being burned at the stake!
Jen Hancock's Handy Humanism Handbook by Jennifer Hancock
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,680. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism(4.67 from 3 reviews)
This book is written to provide a quick overview of the philosophy of Humanism. Humanism is one of the most influential and yet most maligned philosophies of all time. Unfortunately, most people don’t know anything about it. I intend to change that with this book. Consider yourself introduced.
The Tao of Tennis by Bob Warden
You set the price! Words: 6,630. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Tennis(5.00 from 1 review)
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. **
Raj Yoga by Ratan Lal Basu
Series: YOGA and TANTRA, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 4,070. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
This book gives the brief outlines of the Yogic Methods on the basis of Patanjali's 'Yoga Sutra' which is in perfect conformity with Vedic Hindu Religion which is Free From Idolatry, Mysticism and Esoteric Rituals and conceives of a Supreme God who is 'One and Only-one', 'Ubiquitous', 'Invisible' and 'Attribute-free'.
Three Steps to Enlightenment by Gary Rutz
Price: Free! Words: 14,230. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2011 by bibliotastic. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy
In a 30 year study Gary Rutz discovered the secret to enlightenment. It is not so amazing really, because Rutz discovered what we all have within us. He listened to his inner voice and trusted the answers within. After reading thousands of pages of history, philosophy, and critical thought Rutz used a reductionist method to remove complexity and present his discoveries in an accessible way.
Creativity and Intention in Evolution by Albert Low
Price: Free! Words: 8,830. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2012 and represented by John Low. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
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.