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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
This is the third volume in a new series of Lama Zopa Rinpoche's teachings given during the 24th Kopan lam-rim course in 1991. This volume presents 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.
A New Myth for the World
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,320. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion & Science
This book is about the stories and myths we live under - which we have lived under for millennia - and the story of a new myth and religion which has taken shape in our world today, exemplified most clearly by the emergence of the Soka Gakkai International, the largest Buddhist lay organization in the world now, with 12,000,000 members in 192 countries and territories around the globe.
How Brahma Became an Alligator
Price: $799.00 USD. Words: 31,410. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
The Telling of the ancient sacred precious stones of the Maha Ganges and stupendous struggle and battles in the great heavens among Devas and Great Deva Kings against one another and against Brahma the Great Auspicious Maha Brahma Brahma Harita are described in this vivid drama that tells the story of the Asuras and people of Puriyaya, an Ancient Great India.
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.
Buddhism: In Its Connexion with Brāhmanism, and Hindūism, and In its Contrast with Christianity
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 187,650. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2015 by Sai ePublications. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
In my recent work on Brāhmanism I have traced the progress of Indian religious thought through three successive stages—called by me Vedism, Brāhmanism, and Hindūism—the last including the three subdivisions of Ṡaivism, Vaishṇavism, and Ṡāktism. Furthermore I have attempted to prove that these systems are not really separated by sharp lines, but that each almost imperceptibly shades off into the
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.
O Hábito da Felicidade
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 76,420. Language: Portuguese. Published: April 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Numa sociedade obcecada com a felicidade e, paradoxalmente, extremamente infeliz, a ideia de que a felicidade é uma escolha pode levá-lo a crer que basta carregar num botão para começar a ver “o copo meio cheio”. A realidade é um pouco diferente. Trata-se de mudar padrões de comportamento que, por vezes, nos acompanham há anos. É o que este livro o ensina a fazer.
Vie, mort et renaissance
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,390. Language: French. Published: April 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Des concepts aussi fondamentaux pour le bouddhisme comme karma et renaissance, présentés par quelqu’un qui pratique et enseigne le bouddhisme depuis de nombreuses années. Un livre réussi qui rend, dans un langage actuel, toute la précision des textes classiques.
The Soldier And The Monk
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 29,760. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
A Buddhist monk finds a wounded GI in Vietnam's Central Highlands. It is November 1967, and the Communists are active throughout the Highlands, preparing for the Tet Offensive. The monk, though accompanied by a child, decides to help the GI. He is terrified of soldiers, hates war, and yet must save himself, the boy, and all the fighting men around him. Through faith, he finds the way.
புத்தர் பிரான்
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 125,410. Language: Tamil. Published: February 17, 2015 by Pustaka Digital Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Essay » Literature
'புத்தர் பிரான்' என்னும் தலைப்பில், அண்ணலார், அமலர், அறவாழி அந்தணராம் புத்தபெருமானாரின் திவ்ய சரிதத்தை எளியேன், 'முத்தாரம்' வார இதழில் தொடராகச் சற்றேறக்குறைய மூன்றரை வருடங்கள் எழுத நேர்ந்தது, கருணைக் கடலாம் போதி மாதவரின் திருவருள் என்றே எண்ணுகிறேன். இது வெறும் கதையல்ல. உலகம் போற்றும் ஒப்பற்ற மாமணியின் வரலாறு. இதற்காக நான் நூற்றுக்கும் மேற்பட்ட நூல்களை வாசித்தேன்.
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.
The Dharma Flower Sutra Seen through the Oral Transmission of Nichiren
Price: $12.80 USD. 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.
The Five-Minute Buddhist Returns
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 63,360. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, 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 follow-up to the immensely-popular "Five-Minute Buddhist" continues the tradition of easily-understood application of Buddhist principles and ideas to your everyday life.
Spiritual, Not Religious: Sacred Tools for Modern Times
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 40,240. Language: American English. Published: December 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Religion and self-improvement, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
If you are interested in spirituality but not formal religion this book will help you explore faith, and thoughts, actions, and experiences that transcends rites, rituals, ceremonies, clergy, & churches & temples associated with formal religious practices. The book merges many meditation teachings - zen, Buddhism and Taoism & offers a step-by-step approach to a living a joyous spiritual life.
The Dhammapada for Awakening: A Commentary on Buddha's Practical Wisdom
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,560. Language: American English. Published: December 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
In The Dhammapada for Awakening Abbot George Burke draws on the proven wisdom of different ancient traditions, and the contemporary masters of spiritual life, as well as his own studies and first-hand knowledge of the mystical traditions of East and West, to illumine the practical wisdom of Buddha in the Dhammapada - and more importantly, makes that teaching relevant to today's spiritual seekers.
Zen and Tao, A Little Book on Buddhist Thought and Meditation
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,860. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Zen and Tao, A Little Book on Buddhist Though and Meditation is a collection of the translations of the Hsin Hsin Ming, The Tao Te Ching, and Nargarjuna's Tree of Wisdom, and 50 selected quotes from Chuang Tzu, Okakura Kakuzo, and Buddha.
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: $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.
Unorthodox Confessions: The Importance of Dharma, Karma, and Reincarnation
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,160. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2014 by Starfield Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Abuse, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
There is a way to make peace with suffering. There is a meaning to being alive.
A Different Outlook On Bipolar Disorder [Ups And Downs To Buddha State]
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,670. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
If you are looking for a book about bipolar disorder or spiritual awakening, look no further, you’ve found it.