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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: Free! Words: 9,280. 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.
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
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.
Spirit in Matter
Price: Free! Words: 4,530. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Short story, “Its hard to put my finger on it but there is just this pain and it never stops, it goes away when I am happy but it always returns. I can feel myself becoming demanding and aggressive. I am sure I would not want to be around me. But when I put on the new cloths I feel different.”
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 » 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.
Encuentren el tesoro en su interior: Enseñanzas de la Maestra Seon Daehaeng
Price: Free! Words: 6,810. Language: Spanish. Published: January 12, 2015 by Hanmaum Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Zen, 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».
Silicon Valley Monk: From Metaphysics to Reality on the Buddhist Path
Price: Free! Words: 102,580. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
"Silicon Valley Monk" is a memoir of one man's attempt to wake up amid the reality distortion field of Silicon Valley - and his own mind.
내 마음의 보배: 삶의 한가운데서 만나는 지혜 대행큰스님
Price: Free! Words: 4,780. Language: Korean. Published: November 11, 2014 by Hanmaum Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, 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.
Practicing the Unmistaken Path
Series: Lam-rim Teachings from Kopan, 1991. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,890. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014 by Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
This is the first volume in a new series of Lama Zopa Rinpoche's teachings given during the 24th Kopan lam-rim course in 1991. This first volume covers topics such as compassion and universal responsibility, the benefits of developing bodhicitta, the disadvantages of self-cherishing, and emptiness.
Daily Reflections: Advice from Khen Rinpoche Geshe Thubten Chonyi
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,020. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014 by Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
These teachings by Khen Rinpoche Geshe Chonyi offer valuable advice related to our Dharma studies and practice: how to check whether our practices are Dharma, the need for study and constant reflection of the Buddha’s teachings and how to overcome our afflictions and problems so that we can truly benefit others.
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
How to Generate Bodhicitta
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,140. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2014 by Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
On his two visits to Singapore in 1997, Venerable Lama Ribur Rinpoche taught extensively on how to generate that precious bodhimind. Using scriptural understanding and his personal experience, Rinpoche also gave insightful teachings on lo-jong (thought transformation), the practice of which enables one to transform the inevitable problems of life into the causes for enlightenment.
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 » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
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'.
A Mouse in the Classroom
Price: Free! Words: 2,960. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators, Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators
Essay about the day and what happened when a mouse appeared in an inner city in-school-suspension classroom.
Path to Enlightenment
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,480. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Unsatisfied? Worried? Sad? Angry? Frustrated? Enlightenment is a path for those seeking happiness and satisfaction with life.
Being Mindful: Living in the Now
Series: On the Spiritual Path, Book 24 · Buddhism, Book 12 · Applied Psychology, Book 25 · Leadership, Book 18 · Travel, Book 11. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,850. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2014 by Altiora Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
If you can observe your thoughts, who exactly is doing the observing? It is not the ‘I’ that has a name and a life history -- your egoic self. This simple question is at the centre of the great religions and spiritual traditions in the world. Learn about this new dimension of thought by cultivating the gentle art of mindfulness.
PLATINUM SUTRA
Price: Free! Words: 7,170. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
The teaching that all things and non things, external worlds and internal are nothing more than perceptions of one’s own mind as understood by Bodhisattva Mikial Kenneth Millard. This is a teaching that liberates those who understand it from all of the illusions & fabrications of the material world forever and allow the practitioners to fearlessly be wisdom & goodness.
The Satipatthana Sutta
Price: Free! Words: 5,510. Language: British English. Published: April 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
A translation of the Satipatthana Sutta by Soma Thera
Moral guidelines (Buddhism)
Price: Free! Words: 950. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
These guidelines are taken from Buddhist teachings and beliefs which can make you become an better person with high morals and ethics;
A Commentary on Praises to the Twenty-one Taras
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,490. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014 by Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
This precious commentary by Kopan Monastery's Khensur Rinpoche Lama Lhundrup Rigsel on the Praises to the Twenty-one Taras offers us a deeper understanding of the inconceivable qualities of Tara’s holy body, speech and mind and how her different aspects can help us overcome difficulties in our daily lives and Dharma practice.