Books tagged: theravada

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Returning from a Meditation Retreat
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,060. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Meditations, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
This is the third book in a three-volume series chronicling meditation retreats. This final volume discusses my personal journey, along with mistakes and triumphs, for the first year after I took my first 10-day Vipassana meditation retreat. It is largely an explicit account of the relevant life-changes I experienced, not a casual reminiscence of post-retreat life. I hope it helps your practice!
What to Expect at a Meditation Retreat
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,980. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Meditations, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
This is book two of a three book series, and although each can be read alone, feel free to read them in order if it helps your practice, or furthers your curiosity of meditation retreats!
Buddhism: Enlightenment in a Busy World
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,620. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2016 by PCI Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Eastern
Would you like to lessen the amount of negative thinking you experience on a day-to-day basis? Do you want to learn how to be humbler and peaceful, while eliminating anxiety from your life? If you answered “Yes” to any of these questions, then you are a prime candidate for the Buddhism lifestyle. This book is easy to read and follow and will help to understand the Buddhist lifestyle in no time!
Transitions
Series: Free Short Stories · My Personal Favorites · Truly Unique Books. Price: Free! Words: 6,290. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
This second edition includes extensive revisions. It includes a new story. Each day we find ourselves in a state of imbalance in a world of impermanence, These new traditional Buddhist-inspired stories talk about various ways to right ourselves when there is no ground under us.
Burma (Myanmar) in Perspective - Orientation Guide and Burmese Cultural Orientation: Geography, History, Economy, Society, Security, Military, Religion, Rangoon, Mandalay, Theravada Buddhism
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 107,750. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
These two unique guides produced by the Department of Defense provide comprehensive information about all aspects of life in Burma (Myanmar).
Angkor: Eighth Wonder of the World
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 22,680. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
For much of the second half of the 20th century Cambodia was racked by war and famine. Considered a sideshow in the Vietnam War, the country was nevertheless invaded by both North and South Vietnam, bombed to smithereens by the United States, and—worst of all—ruled, between 1975 and 1979, by Pol Pot’s genocidal Khmer Rouge regime.
Buddhism and Nichiren Shoshu/Soka Gakkai Buddhism – A Critique and Biblical Analysis
Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 47,290. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Buddhism is the fourth-largest religion in the world. The purpose of Buddhism is to eradicate suffering & attain enlightenment, Nichiren Shoshu to receive material benefits & find happiness. This book demonstrates the fundamental incompatibility of Buddhism & Christianity & shows the consequences, which lie outside the truth. Written from material which comprised the authors’ Master’s Thesis.
The Dhammapada: Your Guide on the Path to Enlightenment in the 21st Century
Series: On the Spiritual Path, Book 19 · Buddhism, Book 9. Price: $2.99 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.
Vipassana Meditation: My Experiences at a 10-Day Retreat
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,890. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Vipassana is one of the world's most ancient forms of meditation. In this detailed essay, author Robert Crayola describes all that goes on at a 10-day Vipassana course, providing a thorough accounting of the pros and cons involved. Also included is information on taking the course yourself.
Milindapanha
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 9,970. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
The Milindapañho or "Questions of Milinda" is a Buddhist text which dates from approximately 100 BCE. It records a dialogue in which the Indo-Greek king Menander I (Milinda in Pali) of Bactria, who reigned in the second century BCE, poses questions on Buddhism to the sage Nagasena. This unique study edition contains the English translation side by side the original Pali text.