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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.
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.
Cherishing Others: The Heart of Dharma
Series: Lam-rim Teachings from Kopan, 1991. You set the price! Words: 48,710. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2015 by Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
In this last volume of Lama Zopa Rinpoche's teachings given during the 24th Kopan lam-rim course in 1991, Rinpoche emphasizes renouncing the self-cherishing mind and the benefits of cherishing other sentient beings, teaches on the benefits of taking vows and concludes the Kopan course with advice on how we can practice Dharma in the west.
A Leaf in the Wind: A Life's Journey
You set the price! Words: 101,920. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2015 by Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
This personal account of one man's search for happiness is often humorous and sometimes shocking. Adrian Feldman doesn't shirk revealing the mistakes and failings which help to highlight his personal message of hope. His spiritual path is a quest to "slay the ego," and his life story is a parable for modern times.
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: 6,810. 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.
Travel Guide to the Buddha's Path
Price: Free! Words: 139,610. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
The Travel Guide to the Buddha’s Path walks you through the process that starts with your first sitting as a meditator all the way to the end of the path. It shows how the many wisdom teachings of the Buddha interweave to form a coherent whole. And it does this rooted in the Buddha’s original discourses. The practical result is a happier, more useful life, one that may even lead to final freedom.
The Essential of the Teaching of Nichiren Daishōnin
You set the price! Words: 169,980. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Buddhist
“The essential of Nichiren’s teaching is Nam Myōhō Renge Kyō. That single phrase is complete in itself and all-encompassing. And yet the profundity of Nam Myōhō Renge Kyō is fathomless. The aim of this book is to make these writings of Nichiren Daishōnin and the essential of his teaching more accessible and understandable to worldwide readers of modern English.” Martin Bradley
The Essential of the Teaching of Nichiren Daishōnin
You set the price! Words: 172,630. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Buddhist
“The essential of Nichiren’s teaching is Nam Myōhō Renge Kyō. That single phrase is complete in itself and all-encompassing. And yet the profundity of Nam Myōhō Renge Kyō is fathomless. The aim of this book is to make these writings of Nichiren Daishōnin and the essential of his teaching more accessible and understandable to worldwide readers of modern English.” Martin Bradley
About the Last Will and Testament of Khenpo Kyosang Rinpoche
Price: Free! Words: 1,360. 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.
Cutting the Root of Samsara
Series: Lam-rim Teachings from Kopan, 1991. You set the price! 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
The third volume of Lama Zopa Rinpoche's teachings given during the 24th Kopan lam-rim course in 1991 includes 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.
The Perfect Mirror: Reflections on Truth and Illusion
You set the price! 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.
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
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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。
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.
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
You set the price! 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.