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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.
Ancient Art Tradition: Tibetan Thangka Painting
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,240. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Tibetan thangka painting is a Buddhist art. It is often overflow with symbolism and allusion, which must be strictly in accordance with Buddhist iconography specified in Buddhist sutras. Commercialization of thangkas since the 1960s has led to a severe decline in the standard of the thangka painting. High-quality, authentic Tibetan thangka is in danger of becoming extinct.
Lục Tổ Đại Sư - Con người và huyền thoại
Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 34,620. Language: Vietnamese. Published: December 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Không ai có thể phủ nhận vai trò quan trọng và lớn lao của Lục tổ Huệ Năng trong việc phát triển thiền học tại Trung Hoa. Tuy nhiên, những gì chúng ta được biết về vị Đại sư này dường như vẫn còn quá ít.
A Question of Dharma
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 43,000. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
we can learn much from the questions of others, and readers may see themselves in any of the 108 questions in this book. aloka david smith’s 108 responses to those questions reflect his near 40 years of commitment to dharma practice whereby he meets the spirit of each question in his own direct and often playful way leading the reader into a profundity that will clarify as much as it will inspire.
Travel Guide to the Buddha's Path
Price: Free! Words: 109,830. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
The Travel Guide to the Buddha’s Path walks you through the process that starts with your first sitting as a meditator all the way to the end of the path. It shows how the many wisdom teachings of the Buddha interweave to form a coherent whole. And it does this rooted in the Buddha’s original discourses. The practical result is a happier, more useful life, one that may even lead to final freedom.
History of Zen from A to Z - Including the Meaning of Life, Creation of Heaven, Hell, Humans and Earth...
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,890. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Co-written by Satan? Richard says he'll be glad to take full credit. Either way, it is a new view of human history and the history of our entire universe. This unusual version of history starts with God alone, and ends with the creation of Zen Buddhism by Bodhidharma, with Satan alongside. The Garden of Eden, creation of Heaven, and the Tower of Babel are included in Satan's stories.
The Dhammapada for Awakening: A Commentary on Buddha's Practical Wisdom
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,560. Language: American English. Published: December 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
In The Dhammapada for Awakening Abbot George Burke draws on the proven wisdom of different ancient traditions, and the contemporary masters of spiritual life, as well as his own studies and first-hand knowledge of the mystical traditions of East and West, to illumine the practical wisdom of Buddha in the Dhammapada - and more importantly, makes that teaching relevant to today's spiritual seekers.
The Peaceful Stillness of the Silent Mind: Buddhism, Mind and Meditation
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,110. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2014 by Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
"Meditation is the right medicine for the uncontrolled, undisciplined mind. Meditation is the way to perfect satisfaction. The uncontrolled mind is by nature sick; dissatisfaction is a form of mental illness. What's the right antidote to that? It's knowledge-wisdom; understanding the nature of psychological phenomena; knowing how the internal world functions." - Lama Yeshe
Tổng quan về các pháp môn trong Phật giáo Tây Tạng - A Survey of the Paths of Tibetan Buddhism
Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 51,590. Language: Vietnamese. Published: December 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Đời sống của chúng ta trôi qua theo cách hết sức bận rộn. Cho dù chúng ta có ứng xử tốt đẹp hay không, thời gian cũng chẳng bao giờ chờ đợi, vẫn không ngừng biến chuyển. Thêm vào đó, cuộc sống của riêng ta cũng liên tục trôi qua, nên nếu có gì bất ổn xảy ra ta cũng không thể quay lại [để chỉnh sửa]. Mạng sống vơi dần theo thời gian. Vì thế, việc quán xét khuynh hướng tinh thần là rất quan trọng...
The Dharma Flower Sutra Seen through the Oral Transmission of Nichiren
You set the price! Words: 348,350. Language: British English. Published: February 7, 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.
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.
Creating the Causes of Happiness
Series: Lam-rim Teachings from Kopan, 1991. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 51,920. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2015 by Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
The second volume of Lama Zopa Rinpoche's teachings given during the 24th Kopan lam-rim course in 1991 explores topics such as the nature of the mind, karma, death, reincarnation and emptiness.
The Five-Minute Buddhist Meditates: Getting Started in Meditation the Simple Way
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 14,340. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Meditations
A jargon-free, plain language introduction to the basic concepts and styles of meditation and real-world applications. There's no mystical mumbo-jumbo involved, just useful tips that will help you incorporate short, easy-to-follow meditation sessions into your daily life.
Апология русского буддизма
Price: Free! Words: 20,260. Language: Russian. Published: December 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Книга по своему жанру является циклом философских эссе, которые поднимают вопросы существования буддизма внутри русской культуры, русской государственности, русской народности, а также говорят о тех центральных фигурах русской культуры, кого можно счесть «философским» буддистом с точки зрения мировоззрения.
The Five-Minute Buddhist Returns
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 63,360. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
A jargon-free, plain-language introduction to the foundational ideas of Buddhism and real-world tips for practicing Buddhism while balancing life in the real, modern world. This follow-up to the immensely-popular "Five-Minute Buddhist" continues the tradition of easily-understood application of Buddhist principles and ideas to your everyday life.
The Mask Dance of the Drums from Drametse
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 2,070. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
The Mask Dance of the Drums from Drametse is also known as Drametse Ngacham (also spelled Drametse Ngachham). It is a well-known sacred dance of the Bhutanese, whose cultural heritage has largely remained intact due to isolation from the rest of the world until the early 1960s.
Now And Zen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,190. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Buddhist
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.
Mindfulness - Aufmerksamkeit für den gegenwärtigen Moment
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,300. Language: German. Published: February 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental health
Mindfulness versucht die Aufmerksamkeit auf das Jetzt zu lenken. Der Leser wird mittels verschiedener Übungen herausgefordert, sich mit mindfulness (achtsamkeit) zu beschäftigen. Es ist die Kunst, mindfulness zur Lebenseinstellung zu machen. Ein Leben, in dem Aufmerksamkeit für den gegenwärtigen Moment eine zweite Naatur ist, ist ein Leben, das intensiver gelebt wird.
Trova il tesoro interiore: Il Buddhismo e la vita quotidiana
Price: Free! Words: 7,370. Language: Italian. Published: June 16, 2014 by Hanmaum Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Buddhist
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'.
Tὶm kho báu bên trong: phật giáo và đời thường
Price: Free! Words: 8,860. Language: Vietnamese. Published: January 14, 2015 by Hanmaum Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Cuốn sách này tập hợp nhiều câu hỏi đặt ra với Thiền sư Daehaeng và những câu trả lời của Sư bà. Tựa đề của cuốn sách đã hàm ẩn nội dung tổng quát. Có một kho tàng vĩ đại trong chúng ta, và để tìm được nó, chúng ta phải tìm trong chính mình, không nơi nào khác.