Books tagged: asceticism

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The Abbot’s Shoes: Seeking a Contemplative Life
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,180. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Spiritual Growth, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Monasticism
Out of the organised chaos of a radio station newsroom and into the silence of an austere Trappist monastery. Peter recounts his journey and brings into view the hidden day-to-day life within an enclosed contemplative community. Now almost 50 years later (after careers as a Catholic journalist, Presbyterian preacher, and Pentecostal revivalist) Peter writes about his “return" to this other world.
Half Hedonistic Half Ascetic
You set the price! Words: 5,180. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Buddhist, Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy
The idea behind the book is not religious fundamentalism. This small book tells why and how you can be hedonistic as well as ascetic both together. The book is based on the teaching of Gautam Buddha. The book includes chapters on teaching of buddha, characteristics of hedonistic and ascetic people, the arguments and critics against hedonistic and ascetic mentality, a solution and its after effect.
Divine Communion in Shiva Spirit
Price: Free! Words: 89,690. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Hinduism
Shiva-spirited Baba Prakashpuri Ji Maharaj was pinnacle of saintliness living in the twentieth century of India. He had attained the highly aspired eternal-God-communion. It's a biographical account of his life, exploits, philosophy & miracles. Authored by Dr. Nandlal Mehta 'Vaagish' and translated in English by Sudhir Mittal, this book is an irresistible feast for every spiritually curious mind.