Books tagged: koan

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Traveling to Ecstasy A Poetry Chapbook
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,590. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual
Traveling to Ecstasy is one woman's poetical path from the mundane through the bliss and ecstasy of the discovery of her personal relationship with her higher power. It is a poetry chapbook based on the author, Stephanie R. Zing's, metaphysical and quantum thought exploration. As a personal celebration of consciousness, these poems inspire, feed the soul and fire the imagination.
The Word and the Interpretation
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 63,740. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Short stories, Fiction » Christian » Classical & allegory
A collection of short stories (or parables, or koans) and thoughts (or proverbs, or aphorisms).
Wine Of Words - Bringing Positive Vibes
Price: $3.30 USD. Words: 2,870. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: June 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
They are 100 short notes of progressive ideology. These thoughts aroused from Zen, Sufi, and Kabbalistic wisdom baptized in Vedantic doctrines.
A Buddhist Monk Story
Price: Free! Words: 2,250. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Short story about novice monk going to elder monk for advice
For the Love of Sophia
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 15,810. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Socrates, Plato, and others described themselves as philo-sophia, or lovers of wisdom. In this book, David Jones collects wisdom stories from different cultures, religions, and eras and combines them in one readable collection using one main character, Sophia.
Doguar and the Baboons of War
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,780. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Meet Doguar - mind of a Zen monk, body of an Airedale Terrier Doguar is a genetically enhanced Airedale Terrier with near-human intelligence. But is he smart enough to stop the evil genetics corporation? Will he defuse the time-bomb in his own DNA? And can he save his beloved Ruby from the men who want to dissect her brain? A biopunk adventure for middle graders, young adults and adults.
Life is Freedom - Pointers to Enlightenment
Price: Free! Words: 1,600. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
A collection of sentences and koans pointing the one seeking Truth and Enlightenment to the core of Existence.
Koans, Creativity and Consciousness
Price: Free! Words: 10,130. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2012 and represented by Ebook Launch. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Zen
What is most important, but invariably overlooked, is not what I am conscious of, but that I am conscious. The only way this can be verified or even considered is by “1st person” enquiry. A way by which this can be established is by koan practice. I explore ways to allay scientific suspicion towards subjective accounts, and show how koan study is used as first person scientific inquiry.
The Zen Of Art
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,420. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2011. Categories: Screenplays » Comedy, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A Comedy about Zen Buddhism? Hai! Art Westin - high-strung, plugged-in, always-selling - is forced to spend a week in a Japanese Zen monastery... where he encounters a unique koan (“riddle”) of philosophy and phunny... culminating in a moment of satori (“insight”) that changes his life. But will this enlightenment last when he returns to the West?
One Hand Killing
Series: An Alex Sullivan Zen Mystery, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,830. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Burned out from the gritty streets and depraved criminals she deals with daily, NYPD Detective Alex Sullivan escapes to the only place she can find any peace—a Zen Monastery in the Catskill Mountains. But while there, the walls of this once peaceful sanctuary are breached by the horror of ritual murders and the slow acid drip of suspicion.