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Tao Te Ching: Lao Tzu's Timeless Classic for Today
Series: Text Book, Book 1 · On the Spiritual Path, Book 2 · Applied Psychology, Book 2 · Applied Philosophy, Book 1 · Leadership, Book 2 · Creativity, Book 2. Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 12,480. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2010 by Altiora Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Healthy aging, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
The Tao Te Ching was written 2,500 years ago. Its longevity is due to the power and simplicity of its message. This edition presents this timeless message in plain English for all to understand. This book exercises a powerfully transformative effect on those who contemplate it. Let it do so for you.
Zen Koans: In Today's Language
Series: On the Spiritual Path, Book 3 · Applied Philosophy, Book 2 · Leadership, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,150. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2010 by Altiora Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Religion and self-improvement, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Eastern mysticism
Koans are a useful sign-post on the path to enlightenment. They reveal abstract Truth that cannot be expressed logically through presenting the reader with a paradox that can only be solved by shifting one's perspective.
Accidental Mystic
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,340. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
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Michael, stuck in the wilderness, struggles for sanity during a series of mystical events with Rose, who appears out of nowhere. Conflict intensifies when 'new Michael' returns home and feels stuck in a career and and marriage that no longer fit. Burdened by Rose's prophecies, his journey takes him inward and outward, into deep pain and metaphysical heights, until he learns what Life really means.
Enlightenment
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,190. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Religion and self-improvement, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
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Enlightenment does not belong in Heaven or Nirvana. Brilliant lands have no need of lamps. This often-dark world does. We each have a heart. Thus, we each hold a key that opens the door to enlightenment. There is no other key to search our pockets for.
Kwatz!
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,190. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
There may be no path to follow or method to use to attain realization, enlightenment, waking up, satori…but it is often said that if the fruit is ripened fully it will fall from the tree more readily. Kwatz! shakes the tree a bit.
The Tao of Aging
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,280. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
In The Tao of Aging we encounter a strange old, Chinese raconteur who claims to actually be Zhuangzi (Chuang Tzu) - the second most important originator of Taoist thought after Lao Tzu. Zhuangzi is now known simply as "Z" and is still rambling about the world - trickster to the bone - tinkering with the way we look at what we call reality...and the way we look at "aging".
The Bodhicaryavatara: A Guide to the Bodhisattva Way of Life
Series: On the Spiritual Path, Book 9 · Buddhism, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,930. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2011 by Altiora Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
This ancient text was written in Sanskrit around 700 CE by Santideva, renowned Buddhist monk and scholar. This version is written in easy to understand language accessible to the modern reader. If you are embarking on the path to enlightenment, or just curious, this book could be just the change agent you have been looking for. It is said to be one of the Dalai Lama's favorite texts.
The Tao of Crocodiles
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,670. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Horror » General
A short story by Euan Harvey Dreams have power. Not the common dreams of flying or arriving naked at work—those are nothing more than the froth thrown up as the sleep-waves roll across the mind. No, the dreams that have power are the deep dreams, the unformed dreams. They move slowly in the deep of the mind, like great whales gliding under the waves.
The Dude De Ching
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,200. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious philosophy
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Written by The Church of the Latter-Day Dude with a preface by Oliver Benjamin, an Inner-duction by Dwayne Eutsey, Tao Te Ching reference by Peter Merel and illustrations by Colin Cotterill. The Dude De Ching is a version of the famous Taoist holy book "The Tao Te Ching" but translated into Dudeish, that is to say, it employs parlance from the greatest film ever shown: The Big Lebowski.
Heart without History
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 860. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
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"Heart without History" by Chandra Jayne Copyright 2010 is a truly inspired essay that describes the literal intelligence of the heart when it no longer carries the bruises of experience. Discover the potential for emotional healing through meditation and other healing modalities. Learn how to cleanse your “files” and enjoy a light and peaceful heart without history. Why wouldn't you?