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Practicing the Five Powers Near the Time of Death eBook
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,110. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
This extraordinary practice contains advice and commentary from Lama Zopa Rinpoche on how to practice the five powers near the time of death, thereby ensuring a peaceful death and positive rebirth. Rinpoche discusses the power of eliminating attachment and practicing generosity, the power of prayer, eliminating the ego, training, and bodhichitta.
Vajra Cutter Sutra English eBook
Price: Free! Words: 12,820. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Vajra Cutter Sutra (The Exalted Mahayana Sutra on the Wisdom Gone Beyond called "The Vajra Cutter") contains teachings by the Buddha on the Perfection of Wisdom. Reciting this sutra purifies mountains of negative karma, clears away obstacles to the success of virtuous activities, and plants seeds to realize emptiness directly.
Sanghata Sutra English eBook
Price: Free! Words: 32,620. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
This Sanghata Sutra is a Mahayana sutra containing stories illustrating the power of invoking the bodhisattva wish when interacting with others; and the power of past and present actions to produce expansive results. Imbued with the blessings of the power of prayer invoked by Shakyamuni Buddha himself, recitation of this sutra produces a great mass of positive karma.
King of Prayers eBook
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,520. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
This King of Prayers, the extraordinary aspiration of the prayer of Samantabhadra, is commonly recited to bring benefit to those who are sick or have just passed away, and for the success of a virtuous project. It is a written aspiration containing the immaculate wishes of holy beings and in itself is a complete practice. It was extracted from the Gandhavyuha chapter of the Avatamsaka Sutra.
The Heart Sutra, The Heart of the Perfection of Wisdom Sutra eBook
Price: Free! Words: 2,010. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
The Heart Sutra is a popular sutra in Mahayana Buddhism. Its Sanskrit title, Prajñaparamitahdaya, can be translated as "The Heart of the Perfection of Wisdom". The Heart Sutra is often cited as the best-known and most popular Buddhist scripture.
Chanting the Names of Manjushri eBook
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,670. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Chanting the Names of Manjushri consists of 160 verses and mantra sentences of praise to Manjushri, the bodhisattva of transcendent wisdom.
Buddhism in a Nutshell eBook
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 54,340. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
This book blends ancient wisdom with a modern perspective, while preserving the unique blueprint for enlightenment that Tibetan Buddhist practitioners have relied upon, with success, for centuries. It does so by skillfully combining the teachings of Tibetan Buddhist masters with teachings on the same subjects from the perspective of a Western teacher.
Balanced Mind, Balanced Body eBook
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,420. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2018 by FPMT. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
In 2002, Lama Zopa Rinpoche requested Amy Cayton to put together a collection of stories from FPMT students about successfully dealing with the condition known as lung (Tib. rlung; pronounced loong).
FPMT Retreat Prayer Book eBook
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 90,520. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
The FPMT Retreat Prayer Book was originally compiled in 2008 in preparation for the first Light of the Path Retreat and has become a critical resource for those attending longer teaching events and retreats with Lama Zopa Rinpoche. Many students have also found it to be very useful when attending other teaching events, going on pilgrimage, and for their own personal daily practices and retreats.
A Daily Meditation on Shakyamuni Buddha eBook
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,830. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Lama Zopa Rinpoche specifically compiled A Daily Meditation on Shakyamuni Buddha for Buddhist practitioners to use as the basis of a formal meditation practice. This edition includes extensive explanation of the visualizations to be done while taking refuge.
Buddhism in The West
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 580. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
My attempt to place the seemingly placid face of Buddhism, within the sometimes desperately materialistic Western World.
Budismo para Principiantes
Price: Free! Words: 23,560. Language: Spanish. Published: March 1, 2018 by Tai Morello. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Este libro explora las ideas budistas detrás de las técnicas de atención plena que han visto una oleada de popularidad. Cubre la meditación no solo como un conjunto de técnicas para la relajación y el alivio del estrés para complementar nuestras ocupadas vidas modernas, sino como parte de un sistema radical de autotransformación que ofrece la posibilidad de una liberación profunda.
Bodhi Puja
Price: Free! Words: 4,220. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
A seven day journey about offerings at the foot of a Bo tree. A puja with meditation and prayers.
Buddhism For Beginners: Learn The Way Of The Buddha & Take Your First Steps On The Noble Path
Price: Free! Words: 15,170. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Buddhism is one of the world’s oldest spiritual traditions — having existed for more than 2500 years. In this beginner’s guide, we will provide the basic outlines of the understanding of the world that informs Buddhist practice, and how you can get started with it yourself. Be prepared to venture onto a road of great discovery and inner peace.
The Dhammapada Handbook
Series: Truly Unique Books ยท Spiritual-Minded. Price: Free! Words: 23,650. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Fiction » Religious
A new and unique look at the sayings of the Buddha as portrayed in the Dhammapada. This is done through including selected passages, paraphrasing public-domain translations, original short stories and prose, plus real-world practices to reinforce the teaching.
Question Your Life: Naikan Self-Reflection and the Transformation of our Stories
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 60,400. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
This book provides powerful examples of people who had a turn of the mind as a result of quiet self-reflection – a method from Japan called Naikan. If you’re willing to question your life, it may change the way you understand your own world . . . your own life. Lighten your load. See the world with new eyes. Find a path with a heart.
#BeFriendurMind
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 26,270. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
59 daily mindful practices training the mind to increase self-awareness, be with what is and experience a practical solution for all walks of relationships.
Going for Broke: Travelogs on Becoming a Buddhist Monk
Price: Free! Words: 64,960. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
"Going for Broke" consists of travel stories written by a young American man who gave up his lucrative job to travel the world and decide if he would fulfill his lifelong dream of becoming a Buddhist monk. As he traveled, he sent accounts of his adventures as a backpacker in Hawaii, Fiji, New Zealand, Australia, Hong Kong, India, and Nepal and then about his life as monk in Thailand and Myanmar.
Sogyal Rinpoché - Les neufs yana et conseil essentiel: comment pratiquer
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 11,180. Language: French. Published: December 22, 2017 by Zam Sarl. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » New Age » Meditation
Les Neuf Yâna fut publié pour la première fois dans "Dzogchen and Padmasambhava" écrit par Sogyal Rinpoche. C'est est une explication claire et concise des caractéristiques majeures de chacun des trois yâna et de leur division en neuf yâna, basée sur les traditions Nyingma et Dzogchen. Conseil essentiel: comment pratiquer est une conférence donnée par Sogyal Rinpoché à Paris.