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Phra Farang: An English Monk in Thailand

By: Farang, Phra

Price: $2.50

Seller ID: 9780099484479

ISBN: 0099484471

Condition: USED


Phra Farang""tells the story of Peter Robinson, a successful businessman, who at forty five, gave up his comfortable life in London to ordain as a Buddhist monk in Bangkok. But the new path he had chosen was not always as easy or as straightforward as he hoped it would be. View more info

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Illustrated Encyclopedia of Buddhist Wisdom

By: Farrer-Halls, Gill

Price: $10.00

Publisher: 11/17/2013

Seller ID: 9780835607865

ISBN: 0835607860

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Edge of Certainty: Dilemmas on the Buddhist Path

By: Fenner, Peter

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NICOLAS-HAYS INC:

Seller ID: 9780892540358

ISBN: 0892540354

Condition: USED


This intriguing book challenges common conceptions and misconceptions about traveling the Buddhist path to enlightenment. The author asks the questions that some dare not: -- Is spiritual freedom gained through effort and struggle, or by giving up our need for things to be different?-- How do we really know if our spiritual activities are moving us closer to our goal, or just keeping us from experiencing freedom in the here-and-now?-- Does our need for spiritual guidance point us in the "right" direction, or is it simply an expression of our habitual and futile need to "know" what ... View more info

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Buddist Art and Architecture

By: Fisher, Rober E.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: THAMES & HUDSON: 5/4/2016

Seller ID: 9780500202654

ISBN: 0500202656

Condition: USED


To guide and inspire believers, innumerable symbols and images were made, beginning in India in the 3rd century BC. This phenomenally diverse tradition includes not only frescoes, relief carvings, colossal statues, silk embroideries and bronze ritual objects but also rock-cut shrines with a thousand Buddhas, the glorious stupas of South-East Asia and the pagodas of the Far East, the massive "mandala in stone" of Borobudur in Java and entire 13th-century temple complexes at Angkor in Cambodia. The author describes all the Buddhist schools and cultures, and explains their imagery, from Tibetan c... View more info

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Meetings with Remarkable Women: Buddhist Teachers in America

By: Friedman, Lenore

Price: $6.50

Publisher: SHAMBHALA PUB:

Seller ID: 9781570624742

ISBN: 1570624747

Condition: USED


This book celebrates the flowering of women in American Buddhism. Lenore Friedman set out to explore this phenomenon by interviewing some of the remarkable women who were teaching Buddhism in the United States. The seventeen women she writes about vary in background, personality, and form of teaching. Together the represent the growing presence and influence of women teachers in America--a development that will surely affect Buddhism in the West for years to come. This revised edition includes a new section describing developments in these women's lives and work since the book's first publicat... View more info

Zen Buddhism and Psychoanalysis

By: Fromm, Erich/Suzuki, D.T./DeMa

Price: $6.00

Publisher: 10/8/2015

Seller ID: 060901756

ISBN: 060901756

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Buddha Next Door

By: Gaudioso, Zan

Price: $6.00

Publisher: 3/13/2012

Seller ID: 9780977924516

ISBN: 0977924513

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Through personal experiences, this anthology illuminates how the practice of Nichiren Buddhism has changed people's lives for the better. These first-person narratives--representing people from all across the country of various ages and ethnic backgrounds--examine the challenges of daily life associated with health, relationships, career, and aging, and the ensuing experiences of hope, success, inspiration, and personal enlightenment that come about as a result of living as Nichiren Buddhists. View more info

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Buddhist Bible

By: Goddard, Dwight

Price: $8.00

Publisher: BEACON:

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 9780807059111

ISBN: 0807059110

Condition: USED


A wide selection of readings from Pali, Sanskrit, Chinese, Tibetan, and modern sources inteded to provide the reader with a foundation in classical Buddhist thought. View more info

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Heart Full of Peace

By: Goldstein, Joseph

Price: $3.00

Publisher: WISDOM PUBLICATIONS:

Seller ID: 9780861715428

ISBN: 086171542X

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Path of Insight Meditation

By: Goldstein, Jospeh

Price: $5.00

Seller ID: 9781611805819

ISBN: 1611805813

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Art of Worldly Wisdom

By: Gracian, Baltasar

Price: $5.00

Publisher: SHAMBHALA PUB:

Seller ID: 9781570627453

ISBN: 1570627452

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This perennially popular book of advice on how to achieve personal and professional success is valued for its timeless insights on how to make one's way in the world. Written in the seventeenth century by a Spanish Jesuit scholar, these teachings are strikingly modern in tone and address universal concerns such as friendship, morality, managing emotions, and effective leadership. "The Art of Worldly Wisdom "is for anyone seeking to combine ethical behavior with worldly success. This edition of "The Art of Worldly Wisdom "includes an informative introduction by Willis Barnstone, Distinguish... View more info

Doctrine of the Buddha

By: Grimm, George

Price: $7.50

Seller ID: 9780359082995

ISBN: 0359082998

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Transform Your Life: A Blissful Journey

By: Gyatso, Geshe

Price: $6.50

Seller ID: 9780948006760

ISBN: 0948006765

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By following the practical advice given in this resource, readers can transform their minds and lives, fulfill their human potential, and find everlasting peace and happiness.What is the real meaning of human life?How to find the source of happinessThe actual methods to solve our daily problemsHow to accomplish our ultimate goal View more info

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Meditation Handbook: A Step-By-Step Manual for Buddhist Meditation

By: Gyatso, Geshe Kelsang

Price: $4.00

Edition: 3

Seller ID: 9780948006432

ISBN: 0948006439

Condition: USED


"The Medication Handbook, 3E is step-by-step meditation manual for beginners and more advanced meditators alike. It provides a clear, practical explanation of what meditation is and how to integrate it into our daily life. It presents the twenty-one meditation which form the entire Budhist path to enlightenment. View more info

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Autobiography of a Tibetan Monk

By: Gyatso, Palden

Price: $6.00

Publisher: GROVE/ATLANTIC INC: 2/10/2015

Seller ID: 9780802135742

ISBN: 0802135749

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Palden Gyatso was born in a Tibetan village in 1933 and became an ordained Buddhist monk at eighteen -- just as Tibet was in the midst of political upheaval. When Communist China invaded Tibet in 1950, it embarked on a program of land reform and "thought reform" that would eventually affect all of Tibet's citizens and nearly destroy its ancient culture. In 1967, the Chinese razed monasteries across Tibet and forced thousands of monks into labor camps and prisons. Gyatso spent the next twenty-five years of his life enduring interrogation and torture simply because of the strength of his beliefs... View more info

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Buddhism Plain and Simple: The Practice of Being Aware, Right Now, Every Day

By: Hagen, Steve

Price: $5.00

Publisher: BROADWAY BOOKS: 8/28/2014

Seller ID: 9780767903325

ISBN: 0767903323

Condition: USED


Since its launch in 1996, Broadway's Buddhism and Spirituality Program has built a reputation for publishing accessible, stimulating books that bring the ancient philosophies and wisdom of the East to Western readers. From groundbreaking works by leaders in their fields to prescriptive, hands-on guides to incorporating the principles of Buddhism into our daily lives, Broadway's eclectic list has something for readers at all stages of enlightenment and all walks of life. View more info

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Standing at the Edge: Finding Freedom Where Fear and Courage Meet

By: Halifax, Joan

Price: $12.00

Seller ID: 9781250101341

ISBN: 1250101344

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Calming the Fearful Mind: A Zen Response to Terrorism

By: Hanh, Thich Nhat

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Publisher: PARALLAX PR:

Seller ID: 9781888375510

ISBN: 1888375515

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In "Calming the Fearful Mind, Thich Nhat Hanh examines the roots of terrorism and fear, showing how both can be overcome through compassion and an open heart. Teaching that we will only be safe when we acknowledge our real enemies, ignorance and violence, Nhat Hanh offers step-by-step instructions for calming the mind and looking deeply into our own misperceptions. He shows how compassion, deep listening, and mindful communication can conquer fear and terrorism. A valuable book for anyone who has felt possessed by anger and vengefulness, as well as those concerned about global terrorism, "Calm... View more info

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Old Path White Clouds: Walking in the Footsteps of the Buddha

By: Hanh, Thich Nhat

Price: $10.00

Publisher: PARALLAX PR: 9/5/2016

Seller ID: 9780938077268

ISBN: 0938077260

Condition: USED


Drawn from original sources, "Old Path White Clouds is the beautiful classic recounting of the life and teachings of Gautama Buddha over the course of eighty years. It is retold alternately through the eyes of Svasti, the buffalo boy who provided kusa grass for the Buddha's enlightenment cushion, and the Buddha himself. View more info

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Miracle of Mindfulness

By: Hanh, Thich Nhat

Price: $6.00

Publisher: BEACON: 1/5/2013

Seller ID: 9780807012390

ISBN: 0807012394

Condition: USED


In this beautiful and lucid guide, Zen master Thich Nhat Hanh offers gentle anecdotes and practical exercise as a means of learning the skills of mindfulness--being awake and fully aware. From washing the dishes to answering the phone to peeling an orange, he reminds us that each moment holds within it an opportunity to work toward greater self-understanding and peacefulness. View more info