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The Conscious Dawn a Journal of Meditations
Price: Free! Words: 28,430. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Meditation, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
This book is for the spiritual seeker. It is a compilation of the author's insights, correlating to a shift in identification away from the mind and towards pure consciousness. This inner-shift is profoundly transformative. These changes are not a function of willpower but a complete "resetting" of the motivations, stemming from the connection to a oneness that must be felt to understand.
The Little Book of Buddhist Virtue
Price: Free! Words: 24,430. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
The Little Book of Buddhist Virtue shows the many contexts in which the Buddha described the practice of virtue. These include generosity, the moral precepts, the "wholesome and the unwholesome", the "Ten Perfections", karma, and the Four Noble Truths. These become the foundation for life as a follower of the Buddha, but can also be practiced by people of any - or no - religion.
The World and Ourselves: Buddhist Psychology
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 66,410. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2016 by Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Buddhist
After seven years experience as a doctor working in hospitals in Australia, New Guinea, and England, I became convinced that human suffering and happiness are largely rooted in our behavior, especially in attitudes behind our behavior. Although I still have a long way to go on my own path, many have requested me to share with them what I have learned since then; hence this book. -Venerable Gyatso
The Little Book of Buddhist Meditation
Price: Free! Words: 24,400. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
The Little Book of Buddhist Meditation describes a meditational system that is based on the Buddha's original teachings. It is designed to help you establish a regular, daily meditation practice. It describes many breath meditation techniques, how to do walking meditation, how to do loving-kindness meditation, and how to use chanting to bring the mind into the present moment.
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.
Cherishing Others: The Heart of Dharma
Series: Lam-rim Teachings from Kopan, 1991. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 48,710. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2015 by Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
In this last volume of Lama Zopa Rinpoche's teachings given during the 24th Kopan lam-rim course in 1991, Rinpoche emphasizes renouncing the self-cherishing mind and the benefits of cherishing other sentient beings, teaches on the benefits of taking vows and concludes the Kopan course with advice on how we can practice Dharma in the west.
Ronin Buddhism: Walking a Spiritual Path Alone
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 56,170. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Whether you’re a beginner or a reincarnated Lama, this book has something for you. Taking a nontraditional and often silly approach to the practice, Ronin Buddhism will make you think about Buddhism in new and entertaining ways.
A Leaf in the Wind: A Life's Journey
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 101,920. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2015 by Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
This personal account of one man's search for happiness is often humorous and sometimes shocking. Adrian Feldman doesn't shirk revealing the mistakes and failings which help to highlight his personal message of hope. His spiritual path is a quest to "slay the ego," and his life story is a parable for modern times.
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.
The Essential of the Teaching of Nichiren Daishōnin
You set the price! Words: 169,980. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Buddhist
“The essential of Nichiren’s teaching is Nam Myōhō Renge Kyō. That single phrase is complete in itself and all-encompassing. And yet the profundity of Nam Myōhō Renge Kyō is fathomless. The aim of this book is to make these writings of Nichiren Daishōnin and the essential of his teaching more accessible and understandable to worldwide readers of modern English.” Martin Bradley
The Essential of the Teaching of Nichiren Daishōnin
You set the price! Words: 172,630. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Buddhist
“The essential of Nichiren’s teaching is Nam Myōhō Renge Kyō. That single phrase is complete in itself and all-encompassing. And yet the profundity of Nam Myōhō Renge Kyō is fathomless. The aim of this book is to make these writings of Nichiren Daishōnin and the essential of his teaching more accessible and understandable to worldwide readers of modern English.” Martin Bradley
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
The third volume of Lama Zopa Rinpoche's teachings given during the 24th Kopan lam-rim course in 1991 includes 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.
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.
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.
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 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.
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 » Travel » By region
"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.
Practicing the Unmistaken Path
Series: Lam-rim Teachings from Kopan, 1991. Price: Free! 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
In this first volume of Lama Zopa Rinpoche's teachings given during the 24th Kopan lam-rim course in 1991, Rinpoche 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

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