Books tagged: compassion

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Compassion: Davis, CA
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 39,340. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
On June 3rd, 2009, David Breaux began asking people to share their written concept of the word compassion. "Compassion: Davis, CA" is a compilation of over 3,000 of those entries collected from June-Dec. 2009. Covering a wide range of ages, socio-economic backgrounds, ethnicities, religious beliefs, and cultures, reading each entry will get you to think about your own concept of compassion.
Fields of Heaven
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 56,610. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
(4.00)
If you enjoyed classics such as Where the Red Fern Grows, or Old Yeller, then you will love Fields of Heaven by Steven Bennett. Fields of Heaven is based on true events in the backwoods of Central Arkansas during the Great Depression. This heartwarming story is filled with danger and courage, suspense and humor, friendship and family. Fields is a book that leaves you feeling good. A must read!
Ruptured
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,380. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Middle Eastern
The story of the a struggle a female goes through after being a victim of rape. A year and half later she has to fight a suspicious society that looks at her as if she is stained with shame
100 Things You Can Do, To Change Your Life
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 8,190. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
(4.00)
Have you ever wanted to do something, but were afraid to try? Have you ever wondered why someone else has accomplished something, but you never have? Are you having problems with your marriage, dealing with divorce, children, parents, death, life, your job, school, etc.? Well this book isn't going to answer all of your questions, but it will provide you with plenty of inspiration.
What the F*ck is a Christian Anyway?
Price: Free! Words: 1,330. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
(3.67)
A short opinion piece about perception vs the real meaning of Christianity, both in and out of the church.
Western Hospitality
Price: Free! Words: 1,170. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Western
(4.50)
Don't take your eye off a country girl...
Teachings From the Medicine Buddha Retreat
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 174,770. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2011 by Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
This book contains nearly complete record of the teachings given by Lama Zopa Rinpoche during a Medicine Buddha retreat in the fall of 2001. The sections are short, on topics such as making offerings to the buddhas and the nature of mind. The retreat was held less than two months after the 9/11 attacks, and Lama Zopa's teachings are full of references to terrorism, war, Iraq, and Afghanistan.
My Journey Stepping into Sunshine
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,370. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
My Journey Stepping into Sunshine is a collection of short stories that range from an abusive childhood to growing into the person Kaoru was destined to become. It chronicles the night his father abandoned the family and he was forced to cross the threshold into manhood. Throughout this book, Kaoru acknowledges his indebtedness to the people who pushed him forward to find his purpose in life.
Dragon Cafe - An East-West Collection
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,700. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2011 by booksmango. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
Dragon Café brings together sparkling essays on Buddhism and world religion, health & diet, sacred sex, creativity, myth and the hero, oracles and shamans, yoga, meditation, Kung Fu and Star Trek, vegetarianism, mysticism, and the East-West connection. It represents a lifetime of practice and travel, alongside study with yogis, monks, shamans, scholars and teachers of all stripe.
The Zen Wheel of Life Mantra: A Song of Luminous Wisdom and Love
Price: Free! Words: 2,240. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
(5.00)
Poet-Philosopher and Zen Priest Tai Sheridan 's Wheel of Life Mantra is a poetic expression of the Bhavacakra, an ancient mandala that presents the most significant wisdom teachings of Buddhism. It is used to contemplate the causes and conditions of suffering, and as a guide to non-dual wisdom, loving kindness, compassion, and equanimity.