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Protecting the Lives of Helpless Beings: The Udamwara Lotus Flower
You set the price! 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: 8,100. 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。
The Little Book of Buddhist Rebirth
Price: Free! Words: 30,150. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
This Little Book looks how rebirth applies to Buddhist practice. Did the Buddha actually teach rebirth? Is there evidence that rebirth is a reality? Is belief in rebirth is necessary to attain Awakening? Finally, there is a description of the how Buddhism describes the different realms in the universe. This prepares you for the mystical world that lies beyond time and space.
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
Sun of Devotion, Stream of Blessings
You set the price! Words: 97,570. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2016 by Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Sun of Devotion, Stream of Blessings is the record of a remarkable series of powerful and clear Dharma teachings given by Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche in 2014 to students at Leeds and London in the United Kingdom. Rinpoche explains how to take care of our minds so that our happiness is in our own hands, gives profound teachings on the Buddhist philosophy of emptiness and other powerful teachings.
The Little Book of Buddhist Mindfulness & Concentration
Price: Free! Words: 41,390. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
This book describes an advanced Buddhist meditation practice. It describes the practices that the Buddha taught on how to increase mindfulness and concentration. Greater mindfulness leads to greater concentration, and they are self-reinforcing. These are the 7th and 8th factors of the Eightfold Noble Path.
The Little Book of Buddhist Wisdom
Price: Free! Words: 46,260. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
The Little Book of Buddhist Wisdom looks at what makes Buddhism unique. This includes the most central teaching in Buddhism, The Four Noble Truths, the law of karma, the Buddha’s teachings on causation – dependent co-arising – and the three marks of existence: dukkha, impermanence, and non-self, the Buddha’s description of “What the Teaching is Not,” and a discourse on "right view."
The Little Book of the Life of the Buddha
Price: Free! Words: 67,490. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
This biography goes back to the original, canonical sources in order to construct a reasonable, factual account of the Buddha’s life. But this is not simply a scholastic biography. It describes the Buddha’s life as an archetype for our own, and to answer the most fundamental question of how we use the Buddha’s teachings to become happier more useful people.
Buddhist Iconography in Thailand
Price: Free! Words: 800. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Meditation
In Remembrance of His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej of Thailand, the book is free to download until after 3 days of the royal funeral, whenever happens.
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.
The Conscious Dawn a Journal of Meditations
Price: Free! Words: 28,250. 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.
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.
The Little Book of Buddhist Virtue
Price: Free! Words: 29,940. 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
You set the price! 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: 29,040. 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.
慈母錦囊 Shī Mǔ’s wise counsels
Price: Free! Words: 1,020. 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
You set the price! 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.
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.
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.