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The Dharma Flower Sutra (Lotus Sutra) Seen through the Oral Transmission of Nichiren: Translated by Martin Bradley
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 357,670. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Mind & Body
The purpose of this project is to encourage readers who seek individuation, and for those who are already familiar with the teachings of Nichiren to embrace the implication of opening up one’s inherent Buddha nature with our persons just as they are. This is a serious examination of the Buddha enlightenment of Nichiren, who saw in the Dharma Flower Sutra the real meaning of the whole of life.
The Dharma Flower Sutra (Lotus Sutra) Seen through the Oral Transmission of Nichiren
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 357,670. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Buddhist
The purpose of this project is to encourage readers who seek individuation, and for those who are already familiar with the teachings of Nichiren to embrace the implication of opening up one’s inherent Buddha nature with our persons just as they are. This is a serious examination of the Buddha enlightenment of Nichiren, who saw in the Dharma Flower Sutra the real meaning of the whole of life.
Learn Mindfulness The Easy Way
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,210. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Meditations
This guide is meant for those people who would like to improve their health and life in general by practicing mindfulness. So, let’s begin and find out what mindfulness is, how you can practice it during meditation, and how you can introduce it in your daily activities as well.
About the Last Will and Testament of Khenpo Kyosang Rinpoche
Price: Free! Words: 1,290. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
This short book, rather a declaration, deals with three important problems, which arose after the death of Khenpo Kyosang Rinpoche, a famous Tibetan lama. The problems are: (1) validity of the so called "general meeting of disciples" (2) altering the name of the College founded by Rinpoche and (3) authorization of new Buddhisct instructors within the community of Rinpoche's followers.
Cutting the Root of Samsara
Series: Lam-rim Teachings from Kopan, 1991. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 55,640. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2015 by Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
This is the third volume in a new series of Lama Zopa Rinpoche's teachings given during the 24th Kopan lam-rim course in 1991. This volume presents a clear discussion on sexual misconduct, an explanation of how karmic appearance and emptiness are intertwined and a multifaceted commentary on the eight Mahayana precepts motivation.
A New Myth for the World
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,320. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion & Science
This book is about the stories and myths we live under - which we have lived under for millennia - and the story of a new myth and religion which has taken shape in our world today, exemplified most clearly by the emergence of the Soka Gakkai International, the largest Buddhist lay organization in the world now, with 12,000,000 members in 192 countries and territories around the globe.
How Brahma Became an Alligator
Price: $799.00 USD. Words: 31,410. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
The Telling of the ancient sacred precious stones of the Maha Ganges and stupendous struggle and battles in the great heavens among Devas and Great Deva Kings against one another and against Brahma the Great Auspicious Maha Brahma Brahma Harita are described in this vivid drama that tells the story of the Asuras and people of Puriyaya, an Ancient Great India.
The Perfect Mirror: Reflections on Truth and Illusion
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 57,350. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2015 by Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
In these short, profound articles, Venerable Adrian Feldmann explains the principal teachings of the Buddha and reflects on the search for a truthful way of life, the pursuit of happiness, birth, death, love, friendship, sex, marriage, and raising children. This ebook is published by the Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive, a non-profit organization established to make Buddhist teachings widely available.
Thoughts on Buddhism II: Great Doubt
Price: Free! Words: 2,620. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Buddhist
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Essay about the concept of "great doubt" and learning how to recognize it.
Buddhism: In Its Connexion with Brāhmanism, and Hindūism, and In its Contrast with Christianity
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 187,650. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2015 by Sai ePublications & Sai Shop. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
In my recent work on Brāhmanism I have traced the progress of Indian religious thought through three successive stages—called by me Vedism, Brāhmanism, and Hindūism—the last including the three subdivisions of Ṡaivism, Vaishṇavism, and Ṡāktism. Furthermore I have attempted to prove that these systems are not really separated by sharp lines, but that each almost imperceptibly shades off into the
我内心深处的至宝
Price: Free! Words: 680. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: May 18, 2015 by Hanmaum Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
这本书是以大行大师对人们在生活中或心修过程中产生的疑问作答为内容,并采用一问一答形式编辑的。为什么人生这么空虚?如何修行可以做得更好? 人生为何这么不公平?前生是真的存在吗?对这些疑问,大行大师给了我们现实性的解说。大师一直教诲我们把生活中的一切都当做修行,并教诲我们懂得一切与我不二的道理。同时,大师又教诲我们把一切托付于内在的“真我”,在生活中自我体验活用万物归一的深奥原理。 韩国现代佛教的大师傅大行大禅师(1927-2012),虽然肉身为比丘尼,但作为禅师不论是比丘尼还是比丘都指导修行,同时不分僧俗对在家的信徒也授予不懈的教诲。
Зеркало поэтапного пути
Price: Free! Words: 33,450. Language: Russian. Published: May 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Книга представляет собой краткое руководство по поэтапному ведению учеников в традиции северного буддизма, отражающее основные положения поэтапного ведения, изложенные в «Большом руководстве по этапам пути к Пробуждению» (тиб. «Ламримченмо») Дже Цонкапы (Цзонхавы), и автокомментарий автора на него.
Seventy-Six Short Instructions for Mind Therapy
Price: Free! Words: 2,940. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
This precious teaching was given by Kyosang Rinpoche, a famous Lama of Tibetan Buddhism, five years before his Passing Away in 2015. Having read this book, he found it to be quite correct. We are happy to publish it now. Our sincere thanks to Mr David White who assisted with proofreading this short text.
O Hábito da Felicidade
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 76,420. Language: Portuguese. Published: April 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Numa sociedade obcecada com a felicidade e, paradoxalmente, extremamente infeliz, a ideia de que a felicidade é uma escolha pode levá-lo a crer que basta carregar num botão para começar a ver “o copo meio cheio”. A realidade é um pouco diferente. Trata-se de mudar padrões de comportamento que, por vezes, nos acompanham há anos. É o que este livro o ensina a fazer.
Vie, mort et renaissance
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,390. Language: French. Published: April 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Des concepts aussi fondamentaux pour le bouddhisme comme karma et renaissance, présentés par quelqu’un qui pratique et enseigne le bouddhisme depuis de nombreuses années. Un livre réussi qui rend, dans un langage actuel, toute la précision des textes classiques.
Meditation Manual – Based on the Buddha's Satipatthana Sutta
Price: Free! Words: 14,050. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Satipaṭṭhānasuttaṃ is the basis of insight meditation practice in most traditions of Buddhism. I have compiled these instructions, mostly from the book by Ven. Analayo, along with the original text in Pali and its English translation. I hope the compilation would be helpful in exposing the meditators to the nuances of various traditions and benefit from them.
Urban Meditation Skills: How to be a Happy Meditator
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,300. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2015 by Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Success in meditation is often elusive, even for those of us that have meditated for a long time. It depends a great deal upon the fact that we actually practice meditation, and with a regularity and continuity that cannot be attained through mere discipline alone. We need to have the comfort factor in our practice, and take care that we are a happy meditator.
The Soldier And The Monk
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 29,760. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
A Buddhist monk finds a wounded GI in Vietnam's Central Highlands. It is November 1967, and the Communists are active throughout the Highlands, preparing for the Tet Offensive. The monk, though accompanied by a child, decides to help the GI. He is terrified of soldiers, hates war, and yet must save himself, the boy, and all the fighting men around him. Through faith, he finds the way.
புத்தர் பிரான்
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 125,410. Language: Tamil. Published: February 17, 2015 by Pustaka Digital Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Essay » Literature
'புத்தர் பிரான்' என்னும் தலைப்பில், அண்ணலார், அமலர், அறவாழி அந்தணராம் புத்தபெருமானாரின் திவ்ய சரிதத்தை எளியேன், 'முத்தாரம்' வார இதழில் தொடராகச் சற்றேறக்குறைய மூன்றரை வருடங்கள் எழுத நேர்ந்தது, கருணைக் கடலாம் போதி மாதவரின் திருவருள் என்றே எண்ணுகிறேன். இது வெறும் கதையல்ல. உலகம் போற்றும் ஒப்பற்ற மாமணியின் வரலாறு. இதற்காக நான் நூற்றுக்கும் மேற்பட்ட நூல்களை வாசித்தேன்.
Chuyển họa thành phúc
Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 19,520. Language: Vietnamese. Published: February 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Tập sách này là một trong những bản văn khuyến thiện được lưu hành rộng nhất tại Trung Hoa. Nội dung tuy không có gì quá cao xa sâu sắc, nhưng quả thật là những điều nhận thức vô cùng thiết thực và lợi lạc trong cuộc sống, có thể giúp người ta thay đổi cả cuộc đời, hay nói theo cách của người xưa là “chuyển đổi số mạng”. Tiên sinh Viên Liễu Phàm không viết sách này như một nghiên cứu triết lý...