Books tagged: zen

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ZaZen in The Nine Yards of a Layer of Dust
You set the price! Words: 30,680. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
I wrote this book over a three month period of travel around Thailand, and put it together in Bradley Beach, New Jersey over the winter of 2012-2013. I began it one early morning on waking up at 2am and just had to write the thoughts down that were in me and were calling to be said. I have added a few things since I finished it as some kind of explanation as to why and what. Of course all the peo
Long gone day
Price: Free! Words: 19,280. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Two years, four, twenty, it doesn’t matter how long does it takes, it comes the time when everything can change, at least our attitude, because I know about depression. Depression from the perspective of someone who suffered.
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.
The Key to the Castle: Zen and Travel Stories of Trust
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,200. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
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What happens to a beginning student of Zen as she sits and watches her mind? How is a Zen retreat like a vacation? Whether visiting her aging mom, hiking in northern Thailand, crossing a rain-swelled creek in South Africa, or eating formal meals at a Zen retreat, Schleifer asks, “What is going on here?” Her discoveries become ours in this clear and poignant account of inner and outer journeys.
The Snowflake
Price: Free! Words: 420. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational
This short story was inspired by Masaru Emoto and zen koans. Life is a learning experience and we are all connected. Once we discover our true nature , we can find peace and harmony.
The Path To Enlightenment
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,680. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2013 by Ex-L-Ence Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
The author has studied this for many years – not from the viewpoint of an ascetic siting on a mountain-top but from the viewpoint of a both a Warrior and a Healer. A martial artist for most of his life; a soldier with 31 years in the US Army; a medic both in the Army and in civilian life... The path to enlightenment is there, it’s not an easy path but it is there if you want to follow it…
The Moss Garden Journal Of Chan Wing Tsit
Price: Free! Words: 76,440. Language: American English. Published: April 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
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1750. A young Buddhist priest traveling to Korea is caught in storms, driven across the Pacific and shipwrecked. Lacking survival skills, he is taken in by the local people who are far from the barbarians he expected; they are complex, political, sophisticated, urbane and multilingual; a community of traders and priests with deep cultural and spiritual ways and little need for his Buddhist dharma.
Cultivating Your Everyday Mindfulness
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,070. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Nonfiction » Psychology » Stress
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In recent years the age-old concept of mindfulness has received a lot of attention. With such attention comes a flood of overwhelming information and advice. Making the concept practical and acccessible to all, the author has written a clear, concise, jargon-free guide to adapting mindfulness into daily life. An invitation to explore mindfulness in a way that's enjoyable and pressure-free.
...And You May Quote Me
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,720. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
A personal collection of enlightening, inspiring and empowering quotes, covering such topics as healing, self-awareness, and forgiveness.
Jed McKenna's Theory of Everything: The Enlightened Perspective
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 38,560. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
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Those who want straight answers to life's biggest questions will welcome a theory of everything that makes sense, doesn't rely on religious or scientific chicanery, and can be directly understood. And those familiar with Jed McKenna and the Enlightenment Trilogy will know that it's not just a theory.