Books tagged: himalayas

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Jersey Yogi: The Unintentional Enlightenment of an Uptight Man
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,610. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Yoga, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
As he stood stark naked in his massage seminar, Jim wondered just how he, an average guy from a cookie-cutter neighborhood in the suburbs, had come to find himself there. An improbable series of coincidences had shaken him out of his comfortable life and into a world of New Age healing, spirituality and ashrams. He was on a path, in spite of himself.
Dr Robert Maldron and the Yeti
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,320. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Ancient Tibetan scripts talk of a plant with recuperative and healing powers that may even prolong life. If it exists it is high up in the Himalayan Mountains and many expeditions have taken place to try and prove its existence. The sap of the Soma plant combined with blood is the key and it is what attracts a Yeti to attack and kill an expedition team high above the Himalayas.
A Beard In Nepal 3. Travels with the Beard in Nepal, Bhutan and India
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 49,010. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
Tod and Fiona visit Nepal for a third time, and meet up again with their friends in the small, isolated village of Salle, high in the Everest Region of the country. They also visit Bhutan, and climb up to the spectacularly beautiful Tiger's Nest Monastery. They drive back to Nepal via India, racing through blazing forests and arriving at 2am in a completely dark Kathmandu, devoid of electricity.
The Steps of Arun
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,520. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
The year is 1650, and Sangwa Dorje, Buddhist adherent, is about to die. Lost in a snowstorm high in the mountains, his fate is sealed...until a beastly scream announces that he is not alone in the wilderness. At the roof of the world, where the slightest misstep means death, he must struggle for survival; yet what he discovers in the snow high above the Arun valley, will change his life forever.
Leaving The Circle
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,090. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
They call it, "the Roof of the World," but beneath its snow-bound surface lies a secret - the secret of a race that was lost before man was born - and a quest for wealth. Into this secret enters a being from another world - that, alone of all beings, might unearth the truth of what's gone before. But is it here as saviour or destroyer?
A Search for Meaning. Connecting with Buddhist Teachers.
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 91,380. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
A Search for Meaning is a book about people just like us discovering the true meaning of Life through meeting a Buddhist teacher. Love, sexuality, relationships, spirituality, money, fame and power are topics that often interest us.These are modern, contemporary stories of love and relationships, happiness and devotion grounded in an ancient tradition. Heartwarming and sometimes heartbreaking.
Soldierly Wisdom and Wits
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,430. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A book compiled of 14 episodes based on real life happenings written by the author much after retirement from the armed forces.
The Trek
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,360. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In The Trek, David Schachne takes readers with him on his harrowing attempt to reach the summit of Kala Patthar, in the Himalayas. It is a riveting, gut-wrenching account of his physical, emotional and spiritual odyssey, where you will encounter the most spectacular, awe-inspiring scenery on the planet, along with some of the most horrific physical conditions imaginable.
Zeitgeistlyrik: Im Schatten des Himalaya
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 19,940. Language: German. Published: June 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
In seiner Anthologie von Lyrik geht es zum Teil um politische Lyrik über den Krieg in Nepal, das traurige Schicksal der nepalesischen Bevölkerung, die Wiederentstehung von Neonazismus in Deutschland, Liebe und Frauenleiden. Seine bikulturelle Perspektive bereichern seine Gedichte, die herzzerreissend und traurig sind. Wenn er von ‚Heim’ spricht, kehrt er immer wieder zu seinem Herkunftsland.
Homeward Bound
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,830. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2013 by THG StarDragon Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Sharon Maitland discovers shortly after her sixteenth birthday that her entire life had been based on lies. That proves to be the least of the shocks that she would undergo in the months following her birthday - one of which would forever shatter her belief in reality as she had always known it. There is a key choice that she must make, upon which the fate of her life and the world rely...