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Protecting the Lives of Helpless Beings: The Udamwara Lotus Flower
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,760. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2016 by Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Geshe Thubten Soepa offers a detailed explanation of what Shakyamuni Buddha said about eating meat as presented in the Buddhist sutras of the Hinayana and Mahayana vehicles including tantra. This is a must-read for Buddhists who wish to support their practice of and advocate for vegetarianism.
南来法师居士古诗中英选译
Price: Free! Words: 8,740. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: September 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
本书所选译的诗篇只限绝句和律诗, 题材则多样化,其中有朝圣咏叹净土、长老法语、禅定赞颂、书画题诗、佛法僧赞咏等。
Buddhadasa
Price: Free! Words: 17,310. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
To commemorate the life and spiritual teachings of Buddhadasa Bhikkhu. Buddhadasa Bhikku (1906-1993) is one of the most important Buddhist teachers of the twentieth century. As the meditation master of Suan Mokkh Meditation Center in Chaiya, southern Thailand, he propagated Buddhist philosophy and meditation practice among tens of thousands of visitors from North America, Europe and Aus
Daniel And The Dhammapada Eastern Beauty and Ancient Prophecy
Price: Free! Words: 11,310. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Old Testament
The sixth century B.C. was a pivotal time in world history. The Buddha had been born in the East, while Daniel the prophet had been taken away captive to Babylon. This short booklet explores the life and sayings of these two influential men from a fundamental Christian perspective.
and when the stars fell
Price: Free! Words: 2,790. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
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this is a short collection of zen poems
An Introduction to the Way of the Buddha: Buddhism for Beginners
Price: Free! Words: 3,450. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Eastern
This short book teaches you about Buddhism in 15 minutes. Here’s what you will learn in this book; you will learn about the Buddha, history of Buddha and Buddhism, teachings of Buddha, about Buddhist philosophy, the 3 universal truths, noble truths, sufferings, eight fold path, divisions of Buddhism, the 5 precepts, how to practice Buddhism and more.
慈母錦囊 Shī Mǔ’s wise counsels
Price: Free! Words: 20. Language: American English. Published: January 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Confucianism
Shī Mǔ's wise counsels for dealing with the tests and trials in the future. To be vigilant about the celestial timing and God's will in advance.
Joyful Parents, Successful Children
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,980. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2015 by Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
This book contains advice from Lama Zopa Rinpoche, not only providing the Dharma context for how our children should be brought up but also containing many helpful suggestions of how we can introduce simple Dharma practices for our children.
Meaning in Motion: A contemplative handbook for runners, dancers, parkour athletes, martial artists, yoga students and fitness buffs
Price: Free! Words: 8,640. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology
Ever wondered how meditation could help you deepen your movement practice? Whether you are into parkour, dance, CrossFit, kettlebell, calisthenics, body weight conditioning, gymnastics, yoga, qigong, martial arts… or any other art, give this book a try. It contains fourteen simple, practical exercises that tackle the relationship between athletics and ethics, and between strength and mindfulness.
Full Circle
Price: Free! Words: 2,370. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
Essay about learning how to let go of the past, starting over and moving on.
Buddhism: Four Noble Truths, One Way - Anthony W. Clark
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,030. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Emotional healing
A starting guide to Buddhism and its way of living.
心坛撷英新版
Price: Free! Words: 3,170. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: October 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
应各方同仁恳请,印心宗师兄弟们辛苦搜寻整理,现将多年以来齐老师就有关众多学法之人的佛法答疑整理成册出版,虽然这些资料只是齐老师众多答疑中的很小一部分,且因整理仓促,难免挂一漏万,但滴水知味,希望各位佛弟子勿因易得,便生轻想。当恭敬参学,殷勤自省,则于自己的修行解脱一定可以有所裨益。 普愿一切众生,速开智慧,同成正觉。
心经抉隐
Price: Free! Words: 720. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: October 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
师尊元音阿阇黎,名钟鼎,本世纪初示生于安徽合肥李家。幼读孔孟遗教,究生死恍失所在;少就现代学堂,读般若似曾相识。闻嘉祐禅寺一棒钟声,尘嚣顿失;受悟道高僧一椎木鱼,起灭随无。因发心学佛,不事婚娶;为奉养老母,未能出家。礼兴慈和尚学天台,绵密持执弥陀圣号;随古农居士习唯识,深入研究台教纲宗。亲近应慈大德学华严参禅,忽感人身顿失,光明朗照;追随仁知上师修心密打坐,顿证虚空粉碎,大地平沉。蒙诸佛菩萨护念,瑞相屡现;参大愚祖师问答,妙语连珠。受金刚阿阇黎灌顶,尊列师位;应各地参学者敦请,开示佛乘。
Secret Words
Price: Free! Words: 6,630. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
The book contains "Forty-Nine Aspirations", given by Khenpo Kyosang Rinpoche as an oral teaching in Summer 2011 and recorded by His disciples, as well as His Last Interview, given by Him two days before His death. Some parts of this book have never been published before. We ask you to regard the fee you pay for this book as your donation to Je tsongkapay Ling Buddhist College.
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.
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
(4.00 from 1 review)
Essay about the concept of "great doubt" and learning how to recognize it.
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。
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 Khenpo Kyosang Rinpoche, a famous Lama of Tibetan Buddhism, five years before his Passing Away in 2014. 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.
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.

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