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O Hábito da Felicidade
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Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 76,420. Language: Portuguese. Published: April 7, 2015. Category: 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.
Tὶm kho báu bên trong: phật giáo và đời thường
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Price: Free! Words: 8,860. Language: Vietnamese. Published: January 14, 2015 by Hanmaum Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
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.
The Soldier And The Monk
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 29,760. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2015. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
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.
Creating the Causes of Happiness
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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. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
This is the second volume in a new series of Lama Zopa Rinpoche's teachings given during the 24th Kopan lam-rim course in 1991. The series will consist of four volumes of lightly edited transcripts that we hope will convey the feeling of being in Nepal for the one-month Kopan course. This second volume covers topics such as the nature of the mind, karma, death, reincarnation and emptiness.
Dominion
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 290. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
About the poem Dominion - Made in GOD's image man was given Dominion over all creation. His voice would be second to GOD's, if he only obeyed. But in our weakness we fell from divine grace falling face first into the dust to look toward the heavens in worship as all creation does. We no longer walk with our Creator, we humbly chase after Him while attempting to retain lost supremacy.
The Dharma Flower Sutra Seen through the Oral Transmission of Nichiren
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Price: $12.80 USD. Words: 348,350. Language: British English. Published: February 7, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
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 Five-Minute Buddhist Returns
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 63,360. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2015. Category: 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.
내 마음의 보배: 삶의 한가운데서 만나는 지혜 대행큰스님
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Price: Free! Words: 4,780. Language: Korean. Published: November 11, 2014 by Hanmaum Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
대행큰스님의 법문에서 발췌된 질의 응답 모음. 이 책은 자주 묻는 기본적인 질문들을 다루고 있다. 예를 들면, 왜 삶이 공허하게 느껴지는가? 어떻게 하면 좀 더 정신수행을 잘하는 사람이 될 수 있을까? 인생은 왜 불공평하게 보이는가? 전생이라는 것이 정말로 있는가? 이에 대해 대행큰스님은 우리들의 실생활을 파고 드는 매우 현실적인 답을 해주며, 언제나 상대를 둘로 보지 않는 심원한 도리를 일러준다. 대행큰스님(1927-2012)은 한국 불교의 비구니스님이셨고 또한 선사(禪師)셨다.스님은 비구니 스님들뿐만 아니라 비구 스님들도 가르치셨으며, 재가신도들을 가르치시는데도 각별히 힘을 기울이셨다. 스님은 개개인의 일상생활에서 일어나는 모든 일들을 마음수행의 재료로 활용하라 가르치셨습니다.
The Five-Minute Buddhist’s Buddhism Quick Start Guide
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Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 5,990. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
A compilation of the very foundations of Buddhism. There are many sects or denominations of Buddhism, and they are all very distinctive, but the material included here is common to all of them. Whether you want to practice Buddhism as a religion or as a philosophy, whether you want to experience Zen or Tibetan, whether you want to pray or meditate, you'll need to understand the basics.
Encuentren el tesoro en su interior: Enseñanzas de la Maestra Seon Daehaeng
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Price: Free! Words: 6,810. Language: Spanish. Published: January 12, 2015 by Hanmaum Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Zen
Colección de las preguntas frecuentes que la gente le hizo a la Maestra Seon Daehaeng en las reuniones de Dharma y las respuestas que ella dio. Este ejemplar trata cuestiones básicas como: «por qué la vida se siente vacía, cómo llegar a ser una persona más espiritual, por qué la vida parece injusta y la pregunta de las existencias pasadas».
Chuyển họa thành phúc
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Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 19,520. Language: Vietnamese. Published: February 16, 2015. Category: 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...
Spiritual, Not Religious: Sacred Tools for Modern Times
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 40,240. Language: American English. Published: December 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Religion and self-improvement
If you are interested in spirituality but not formal religion this book will help you explore faith, and thoughts, actions, and experiences that transcends rites, rituals, ceremonies, clergy, & churches & temples associated with formal religious practices. The book merges many meditation teachings - zen, Buddhism and Taoism & offers a step-by-step approach to a living a joyous spiritual life.
Vie, mort et renaissance
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,390. Language: French. Published: April 6, 2015. Category: 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.
A Garland of Advice: Special Instructions on How to Bless a Mala and General Advice for Recitation Practice
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,970. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
In this book Zurmang Gharwang Rinpoche offers advices on how to use a Buddhist mala and engage in mantra recitation practice. In addition, Rinpoche explains the significance of the mala in Tibetan Buddhism and the commitments relating to the mala. This volume also includes special instructions on how to bless a mala and make your mantra practice more powerful.
A Search for Meaning. Connecting with Buddhist Teachers.
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 91,380. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
A Search for Meaning is a book about people just like us discovering the true meaning of Life through meeting a Buddhist teacher. Love, sexuality, relationships, spirituality, money, fame and power are topics that often interest us.These are modern, contemporary stories of love and relationships, happiness and devotion grounded in an ancient tradition. Heartwarming and sometimes heartbreaking.
The Best Way To Catch A Snake
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,880. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
The Best Way to Catch a Snake is a guide to Buddhist teachings, for all those who want to start their journey towards a better life, but don’t know where to begin. It goes beyond the exotic rituals and practices that Buddhism is today seen as. It elucidates the Four Seals, the Four Noble Truths and the Four Thoughts of Buddhism in simple, jargon-free language.
The Illustrated Tibetan Book of the Dead
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 31,770. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Bardo Thodol or 'The Tibetan Book of the Dead' is a mystical funerary text rooted in the Tibetan Tantric and Vajrayana Buddhist teachings. Composed by the guru and sage Padmasambhava in the 8th century, the Bardo Thodol is recited by a Buddhist lama over a dying or recently deceased person as a spiritual guide to the process of death and that which follows.
My Heart is a Golden Buddha
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,170. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2014 by Hanmaum Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
A collection of inspiration and wisdom, seen through the tales of housewives and kings, monks and bandits, and the deep mountains of Korea. In this new collection of thirty-three stories, one of Korea’s foremost Seon(Zen) masters shows us our inherent potential and demonstrates how we can face the challenges of life with wisdom and vigor. (DRM free)
Zen and Tao, A Little Book on Buddhist Thought and Meditation
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,860. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Zen and Tao, A Little Book on Buddhist Though and Meditation is a collection of the translations of the Hsin Hsin Ming, The Tao Te Ching, and Nargarjuna's Tree of Wisdom, and 50 selected quotes from Chuang Tzu, Okakura Kakuzo, and Buddha.
Buddhist Meditation and the Internet: Practices and Possibilities
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 36,720. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013 by Typhoon Media. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
We now know that people are trying to reproduce online much of what they do offline. So why is it that meditation is only a very small part of Buddhist Internet activity?