Books tagged: buddhist

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It's Not F**king Rocket Science
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,810. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Inspirational
Life isn't as hard as many make it out to be. Why is it that some people seem to cruise through life and other don't? Some find it easy running massive business ventures while others can't seem to cope with the day to day tasks of everyday living. Its not F**king Rocket science is a fun way to look at life, looking at some of the basic errors people make whilst pointing out others that you don't
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Literary
A wordless comic about life, dreams, and the fragility of both.
The Moss Garden Journal Of Chan Wing Tsit
Price: Free! Words: 76,440. Language: American English. Published: April 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
1750. A young Buddhist priest traveling to Korea is caught in storms, driven across the Pacific and shipwrecked. Lacking survival skills, he is taken in by the local people who are far from the barbarians he expected; they are complex, political, sophisticated, urbane and multilingual; a community of traders and priests with deep cultural and spiritual ways and little need for his Buddhist dharma.
Stories That Crafted The Earth
Price: $6.82 USD. Words: 104,110. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Ancient, Fiction » Children’s books » Legends, Myths, Fables / Other
International storyteller Adrian Beckingham, The Man From Story Mountain, has worked with indigenous peoples for over two decades. Enjoy here a rare collection of tales from the firesides, carried across thousands of years of oral tradition, about how our world was made. It tells the beginnings of the first rivers, mountains, forests, valleys, oceans, stars, sun, moon, animals,and people.
The Religious Life of the Gorkhalis of Myanmar
You set the price! Words: 15,140. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2013. Categories: Essay » Sociology
Gorkhalis (people of Nepali origins, mostly Hindus and Mahayani Buddhists) have lived in Myanmar since the late 1800s. They came with the British Army and fought through the World Wars, then stayed on in the aftermath. This essay explores some of the recent conflict created by newly converted Hinayana Buddhists who are trying to convert faith-based communities to their own religious ideology.
Causality and Its Application: Samkhya, Bauddha and Nyaya
Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 44,480. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013 by Society for Philosophy & Culture. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
Causality and Its Application is an examination of causality from the perspective of three schools of Indian thought. This book deals with a range of questions, such as whether the material cause contains the effect in its subtle form, whether causality can be defined in terms of efficacy, whether causal conditions are related to each other and whether they can be classified into types.
Blue Moon Bench
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,190. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
The dead woman had been stunningly beautiful, accomplished and well loved, but her body was found at the bottom of the Grand Canyon only a year before, and no one wanted to talk to Jessica about just what happened that night on Blue Moon Bench, far out on the Navajo Reservation. Filled with suspense, romance, adventure and surprising twists and turns. A great escape!
Price: $2.98 USD. Words: 39,130. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012 by Broomhandle Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Western
A closed world of insiders. An influx of outsiders. Three old graves on Cherokee Bluff, their occupants and secrets long forgotten, become the center of an unusual land dispute when a stranger brings news of past events that will rock a local community's understanding of its history.
Blue Sky, White Cloud
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 63,090. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
the immanent model of dharma training is well known for its epithet of being a 'practice of no practice'. the paradoxical nature of this form of training found traditionally in china, japan and tibet is one that so easily defeats the western mind as this generally will only accept something that fits its logical conditioning.
The Dhammapada: Your Guide on the Path to Enlightenment in the 21st Century
Series: On the Spiritual Path, Book 19 · Buddhism, Book 9. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 42,590. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012 by Altiora Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Religion and self-improvement
The Dhammapada is a foundational text of the Theravada Buddhist tradition. It is a collection of 423 verses, grouped into 26 themes that the Buddha was fond of telling to those who would gather around and listen. They are the oral teachings of the Enlightened One. How delightful it is to imagine him under a shady tree with a group of people around him, telling these gems of spiritual instruction.