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Your God Is Too Small: 50 Essays on Life, Love, and Liberty Without Religion
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Price: Free! Words: 89,760. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014 by Armin Navabi. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism
These articles present the real thoughts and feelings of everyday average atheists. For billions of people around the globe, god and religion are the biggest things in their lives. But a small minority of us look out into the universe and see something so amazing that it could not possibly be the work of these tiny imagined gods.
Exquisite Love: Reflections on the Spiritual Life Based on Nārada’s Bhakti Sūtra
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 82,970. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Eastern
The Bhakti Sūtra attributed to Nārada is a collection of 84 aphoristic statements in Sanskrit, dating to the tenth to eleventh centuries in India, on the nature of love for Divinity, which the text describes as the highest, most exquisite form of love. Translating, explaining and interpreting 21 of those statements, William K. Mahony brings these teachings into our contemporary world through his t
Философия в стихах
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,400. Language: Russian. Published: December 12, 2014 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
С формальной стороны, перед вами рифмованный курс лекций. По нему можно освоить основы философии по всем темам, кроме раздела «Методы и формы научного познания» (он слишком специален для стихов). Преподаватели философии и родственных дисциплин могут использовать этот материал в своей работе, студенты могут блеснуть его знанием. А с неформальной стороны, это плод стремления автора подвести итоги св
Reason to Believe
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Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 62,120. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Reason to Believe Answering the Toughest Questions About God Questions — they are among the most powerful forces in history. Using the power of questions this book will help you discover the uncaused, timeless, intelligent Creator of the universe.
An Introduction to the Later Wittgenstein for Students
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,760. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
This book, which grows out of eight years of teaching the later Wittgenstein, focuses on his great work, Philosophical Investigations. After a brief resume of the background that led him to change his approach to philosophy dramatically, it addresses the two main subjects of the Investigations, language and the mind, and concludes with reflections on the scope and place of his work.
The Philosophy of Evolution
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Price: Free! Words: 118,330. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2014 and represented by Auro e-Books. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution
As presented here, The Philosophy of Evolution, is a compendium of lectures presented by Rod Hemsell at the University of Human Unity in Auroville in 2008, 2009, 2012 and 2013. The main thrust of Sri Aurobindo's yoga has always been toward an active participation in the human evolution and this is the defining concept which set Sri Aurobindo and the Mother.
The Philosophy of Religion
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Price: Free! Words: 59,910. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2014 and represented by Auro e-Books. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
The material in this book is a transcription of a series of twelve lectures presented by Rod Hemsell at Savitri Bhavan in Auroville, India. With broad brush strokes highlighted with interesting and intricate detail, Rod paints a rich historical portrait illustrating the evolution of philosophical thought and its impact on religious doctrine which extends over a twenty-four hundred year span.
Day by Day With the Tao Te Ching - A Wandering Taoist's Journey
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 35,200. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Taoist
Taoist author, William Martin offers daily reflections of life from Lao-Tzu's classic book of wisdom. Each day begins with lines from The Tao Te Ching followed by a short poetic reflection and a question for reflection. "It is not a devotional book," Martin says, "because the Tao does not need devotion. It flows through us every moment whether we are aware of it or not. Actually, it IS us."
Living Life from the Inside Out: Who You Are Matters
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 34,290. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Movements / humanism
Too often people define themselves by their titles, money, and possessions. No matter how much they have, it is never enough. And when they lose them, they feel even more empty. This is living life from the outside in. This book turns the paradigm upside down suggesting that true happiness can be found by living life from the inside out.
Sri Aurobindo and the Logic of the Infinite
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Price: Free! Words: 105,710. Language: American English. Published: December 3, 2014 and represented by Auro e-Books. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
About this book, the author, Rod Hemsell says, “Most of these essays were collected in 2003, a few recent ones have been added to this edition in the sections on philosophy and mantra, but obviously the earliest already contain the same basic insights that underlie the more systematic studies that I have done since 2008, after reading Sri Aurobindo for forty years.”
Екзистенциализмът и философията на живота
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 85,570. Language: Bulgarian. Published: November 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / existentialism
Книгата е плод на „потреса” и „шока”, който авторът ù изпитва през 1982 г., когато прочита есето на Албер Камю „Митът за Сизиф”. Проследява се генезиса на възникването на екзистенциалната философия, който, според автора, се намира в древна Индия. Качвам само предговора, три глави от книгата - 6,8 и 9 и съдържанието, като пълната версия на книгата ще бъде качена до края на декември 2014 г.
জ্বলিছে ধ্রুবতারা: প্রথম খণ্ড
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 159,110. Language: Bengali. Published: November 29, 2014 by Indic Publication. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Hindu
ভগিনী নিবেদিতার জীবনের ওপর গবেষনাধর্মী গ্রন্থ ‘জ্বলিছে ধ্রুবতারা’(প্রথমপর্ব)।
Un Manifiesto Socialista
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,120. Language: Spanish. Published: November 29, 2014 by Gegensatz Press. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
Manifiesto de 23 puntos de la revolución socialista no violenta, basándose en el legado del Sentido Común de Thomas Paine y otras importantes declaraciones de propósito izquierdistas.
Golden Age Essays IV
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You set the price! Words: 51,450. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
The 4th book in my essay collections. These are more strident, political and controversial. The goal is to improve the life of the world. Some opposition should be expected. Lust eats at many hearts. Rather than self-interest, enlightened or not, selfish desire overwhelms them.
Bhagavad Gita - Pure - A Comprehensive Study without Sectarian Contamination
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Price: Free! Words: 119,970. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Hindu
This book is a comprehensive study of Srimad Bhagavad Gita with each verse translated and explained separately. Meaning of all Sanskrit words is also provided. In this book one can find the essence of Gita explained in simple language - Saurabh.
All Things Natural
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,450. Language: British English. Published: November 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Ficino's commentary on Plato's Timaeus offers the English reader, for the first time, an opportunity to share the insights of this highly influential Renaissance philosopher into one of Plato's most important and controversial works. Here are discussed the perennial questions which affect us all: What is the nature of the universe? How did it begin? Does it have a cause outside itself?
Imputed Rights An Essay in Christian Social Theory
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,910. Language: British English. Published: November 24, 2014 by M-y Books. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Free will & determinism
One outcome of the Second World War, Dawsey writes in his foreword, was the proposition that all human beings should enjoy certain fundamental freedoms. These were enshrined by the United Nations General Assembly in 1948 in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. Since the book was first published in 1971 this endorsement has led to greater recognition of human rights in Russia, China.
Friend to Mankind Marsilio Ficino 1433-1499
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 73,930. Language: British English. Published: November 24, 2014 by M-y Books. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Renaissance philosophy
Eighteen essays reexamine Ficino’s life and work focusing on three essential aspects: his significance in his own times, his spreading influence throughout Europe and over subsequent centuries in many areas of thought and creativity, and his enduring relevance today. Translation of his major works from Latin enables a new generation to rediscover and share Ficino’s vision of human potential.
A Philiosophy For A Fair Society
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 54,840. Language: British English. Published: November 24, 2014 by M-y Books. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Something must be done, explain the authors, but governments will fail again unless they shake off the economic orthodoxy which is now one of the problems rather than the means to a solution.
Metaphysics & Medicine: Restoring Freedom of Thought to the Art and Science of Healing
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 113,240. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Mind & Body
Western medicine is guided by an outdated paradigm that is badly in need of revision. The failures of modern medicine are not, as we are conditioned to believe, unavoidable missteps along the road to scientific advancement. They are predictable consequences of false beliefs about disease and the healing process. The solution proposed is nothing less than a renaissance in philosophy of medicine.