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La vida de Buda
By LD Books - Lectorum
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 116,280. Language: Spanish. Published: April 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Este libro ofrece un análisis fascinante de la tradición alrededor de la vida de Buda: como leyenda y personaje. Desde sus ancestros, su nacimiento y juventud, hasta sus días finales, esta obra hace una crónica exacta de las primeras prédicas, de los veinte años de peregrinación, del establecimiento de las escuelas rivales de filosofía y mucho más
Moral guidelines (Buddhism)
By chen0096
Price: Free! Words: 950. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2014. Category: 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;
Dharma If You Dare: Living Life with Abandon
By Doug Duncan
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 29,890. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
Dharma If You Dare is based on talks by the Canadian lama, Doug Duncan Sensei. The style is clear and entertaining, with content steeped in Tibetan Karma Kagyu wisdom. Using many humorous anecdotes, Doug Sensei gives readers a taste of the crazy wisdom at the heart of a fearless spiritual teaching. He challenges us to reconnect with our real purpose for being on this planet – enlightenment.
La Voie du Kung Fu Zen
By Kin Seng Loy & Julie Maynard
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 22,450. Language: French. Published: March 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Dans cet ouvrage, les auteurs mettent en lumière le lien profond unissant depuis plus d'un millénaire le Zen au kung fu ainsi qu'à d'autres arts martiaux chinois. Au fil des pages, les aspects externes ainsi qu'internes du kung fu, du qì gōng, et du tàijiquán sont abordés, et les phases séquentielles de la méthode de méditation Vipassana sont explorées en détails.
A Commentary on Praises to the Twenty-one Taras
By Khensur Rinpoche Lama Lhundrup Rigsel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,490. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014 by Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive. Category: 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.
Every Moment Is The Best Moment: The Essence of Enlightenment
By David Tuffley
Price: Free! Words: 4,190. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2014 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
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Every Moment is the Best Moment is for anyone seeking a richer, deeper experience of life. The modern world is pre-occupied with material wealth. A good standard of living is great, but when wealth and status becomes an end in themselves, we have lost sight of what is most important in life. This eBook can help you cultivate a higher awareness while continuing to live in the world.
Aquí y ahora - 100 pensamientos budistas zen para una vida más simple
By Bruno Pacheco
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,990. Language: Spanish. Published: March 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Estos pensamientos se basan en la “filosofía” del budismo zen y en la práctica de la meditación cotidiana. Si se convierten en acciones de la vida cotidiana, entonces sí, se estará transitando por el camino.
Zen Meditation Magic: Secrets to Finding the Time for Peace of Mind, Every Day
By Jennifer Brooks
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,800. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2014 by Empowerment Nation. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit
"Zen Meditation Magic: Secrets to Finding the Time for Peace of Mind, Every Day" is your complete guide to Zen meditation. Whether you have 90 seconds or 20 minutes, you can find a Zen meditative practice you can use to improve your overall health and give you the ultimate feeling of peace of mind. Pick up this book today and obtain the benefits of a Zen lifestyle!
The Five-Minute Buddhist Meditates: Getting Started in Meditation the Simple Way
By Brian Schell
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 14,340. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
A jargon-free, plain language introduction to the basic concepts and styles of meditation and real-world applications. There's no mystical mumbo-jumbo involved, just useful tips that will help you incorporate short, easy-to-follow meditation sessions into your daily life.
The Five-Minute Buddhist: Getting Started in Buddhism the Simple Way
By Brian Schell
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 50,650. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2014. 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 book goes easy on the mystical mumbo-jumbo and simply introduces the ideas that will help you live in the present and feel different about the world and your place in it.
Dominion
By Drexel A. Chrestersen White
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.
Now And Zen
By Robert Sommers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,400. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
How does Zen practice lead to enlightenment? When is internally-focused mindfulness most effective? What is the greatest obstacle to experiencing peace of mind? Now And Zen explores the deeper psychological aspects of Zen practice and offers a new approach for attaining tranquility and happiness. Robert Sommers has a Ph.D. in clinical psychology and is a long-time Zen practitioner.
The Fire of Zen - Truth Does Not Burn
By Ben Ormstad
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,700. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
The Fire of Zen - Truth Does Not Burn - The Basics. This book is intended for seekers of Ultimate Truth, those who more than anything want to "attain" Enlightenment. This is not traditional Zen, nor is it entertainment Zen. This is Fundamental Zen.
Ba điểm tinh yếu trên đường tu tập - Three Principal Aspects Of The Path
By Nguyễn Minh Tiến
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,710. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Tập sách này là bản Việt dịch từ một bài giảng của Đức Đạt-lai Lạt-ma XIV, được ngài Rajiv Mehrotra - đệ tử của đức Đạt-lai Lạt-ma - trực tiếp ban cho chúng tôi cùng với 5 bài giảng khác nữa, kèm theo một văn bản cho phép chuyển dịch tất cả sang Việt ngữ và phát hành ở dạng song ngữ Anh-Việt. Ba điểm tinh yếu trên đường tu tập là bài giảng giải chi tiết về ý nghĩa một bài kệ rất nổi tiếng...
Yếu lược các giai đoạn trên đường tu giác ngộ - The Abridge Stages Of The Path To Enlightenment
By Nguyễn Minh Tiến
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 53,260. Language: Vietnamese. Published: December 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Việc chuyển hóa thân, khẩu, ý của quý vị là điều quan trọng, để thẳng tiến đến giác ngộ nếu có thể. Do đó, ít nhất là trong các buổi giảng Pháp này, quý vị hãy cố gắng hướng tâm vào việc tu tập tâm linh. Hãy cố gắng ghi nhớ bất kỳ ý nghĩa nào mà quý vị tiếp nhận được từ các buổi giảng Pháp này và nỗ lực thực hành theo đó cho thuần thục. Nghe giảng Pháp không chỉ là để trau dồi học thuật...
Phát tâm Bồ-đề - Generating the Mind of Enlightenment
By Phan Châu Pha
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,450. Language: Vietnamese. Published: December 6, 2013 by Nguyễn Minh Tiến. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Tập sách này gồm 2 bài giảng của Đức Đạt-lai Lạt-ma XIV, được ngài Rajiv Mehrotra – đệ tử của đức Đạt-lai Lạt-ma – trực tiếp ban cho chúng tôi cùng với 4 bài giảng khác nữa, kèm theo một văn bản cho phép chuyển dịch tất cả sang Việt ngữ và phát hành ở dạng song ngữ Anh-Việt. Phát tâm Bồ-đề được chúng tôi hoàn tất trước tiên và được chọn làm tựa đề cho tập sách này vì tính phổ quát của nó...
Nguyên lý duyên khởi - Dependent Arising
By Nguyễn Minh Tiến
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,370. Language: Vietnamese. Published: December 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Những phương cách mà chúng ta dùng để đạt được hạnh phúc và vượt qua bất ổn là khác nhau. Hơn nữa, hạnh phúc cũng có nhiều loại khác nhau, và khổ đau cũng thế. Ở đây chúng ta không chỉ nhắm đến việc làm giảm nhẹ [khổ đau] hay đạt được lợi lạc nhất thời, mà ta đang hướng đến một mục đích hay sự lợi lạc lâu dài. Là những người Phật tử, chúng ta không nhắm đến điều đó chỉ trong một kiếp sống này...
Tổng quan về các pháp môn trong Phật giáo Tây Tạng - A Survey of the Paths of Tibetan Buddhism
By Nguyễn Minh Tiến
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 51,590. Language: Vietnamese. Published: December 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Đời sống của chúng ta trôi qua theo cách hết sức bận rộn. Cho dù chúng ta có ứng xử tốt đẹp hay không, thời gian cũng chẳng bao giờ chờ đợi, vẫn không ngừng biến chuyển. Thêm vào đó, cuộc sống của riêng ta cũng liên tục trôi qua, nên nếu có gì bất ổn xảy ra ta cũng không thể quay lại [để chỉnh sửa]. Mạng sống vơi dần theo thời gian. Vì thế, việc quán xét khuynh hướng tinh thần là rất quan trọng...
A Search for Meaning. Connecting with Buddhist Teachers.
By Sherry Tara Marshall
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 Perfect Human Rebirth: Freedom and Richness on the Path to Enlightenment
By Lama Zopa Rinpoche
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 91,120. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013 by Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
This FPMT Lineage Series book is drawn from Lama Zopa Rinpoche’s graduated path to enlightenment teachings given over a four decade period, starting from the early 1970s, and deals with how rare and precious it is to receive not just a human rebirth but a perfect human rebirth, with eight freedoms and ten richnesses, the best possible conditions for practicing Dharma.