287 books (15 pages) in this category

Mindfully Facing Disease and Death

Compassionate Advice from Early Buddhist Texts

by Analayo

<p>Disease and death are undeniably integral parts of human life. Yet when they manifest we are easily caught unprepared. To prepare for these, we need to learn how to skilfully face illness and passing away. A source of practical wisdom can be ...

ISBN: 9781909314733

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$22.04

$21.00
Get eBook

Monasticism: A Very Short Introduction

by Stephen J. Davis

<p>Monasticism is a social and religious phenomenon which originated in antiquity and which still remains relevant in the twenty-first century. But what, exactly, is it, and how is it distinguished from other kinds of religious and non-religious

ISBN: 9780191027345

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$12.39

$11.76
Get eBook

Moonpaths

Ethics and Emptiness

by The Cowherds

<p>The Mahayana tradition in Buddhist philosophy is defined by its ethical orientation--the adoption of <em>bodhicitta</em>, the aspiration to attain awakening for the benefit of all sentient beings. And indeed, this tradition is known for its ...

ISBN: 9780190493554

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$56.43

$50.81
Get eBook

Moonshadows

Conventional Truth in Buddhist Philosophy

by The Cowherds

<p>The doctrine of the two truths--a conventional truth and an ultimate truth--is central to Buddhist metaphysics and epistemology. The two truths (or two realities), the distinction between them, and the relation between them is understood ...

ISBN: 9780199830862

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$65.09

$58.62
Get eBook

Moral Lessons of the Twentieth Century

Gorbachev and Ikeda on Buddhism and Communism

by Mikhail Gorbachev & Daisaku Ikeda

<p>Mikhail Gorbachev and Daisaku Ikeda are contemporaries raised in different cultures: Gorbachev is a statesman whose origins are the Marx-inspired world of Communism while Ikeda is Buddhist inspired by the thirteenth-century Japanese sage, ...

ISBN: 9780857731944

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$31.49

$29.91
Get eBook

Moseley Miscellany

by Sangharakshita

<p>Sangharakshita, founder of the Triratna Buddhist Order, moved to Moseley, Birmingham in 1997. He was in his early 70s and stayed there 16 years. In some ways it was one of the most important periods of his life: he was handing on his ...

ISBN: 9781909314672

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$12.47

$11.87
Get eBook

Mount Wutai

Visions of a Sacred Buddhist Mountain

by Wen-shing Chou

<p>The northern Chinese mountain range of Mount Wutai has been a preeminent site of international pilgrimage for over a millennium. Home to more than one hundred temples, the entire range is considered a Buddhist paradise on earth, and has ...

ISBN: 9780691191126

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$102.29

$81.83
Get eBook

Mountain Mandalas

Shugendo in Kyushu

by Allan G. Grapard

<p>In <em>Mountain Mandalas</em> Allan G. Grapard provides a thought-provoking history of one aspect of the Japanese Shugendo tradition in Kyushu, by focusing on three cultic systems: Mount Hiko, Usa-Hachiman, and the Kunisaki Peninsula. Grapard

ISBN: 9781474249027

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$58.48

$52.68
Get eBook

Moving Against the Stream

by Sangharakshita

<p>In 1964 Sangharakshita left India for a visit to the UK. After twenty years in the subcontinent - travelling and lecturing, writing, working among the most deprived, and extending and deepening his knowledge of the Dharma - he had been ...

ISBN: 9781909314528

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$22.04

$21.00
Get eBook

Narrating Karma and Rebirth

Buddhist and Jain Multi-Life Stories

by Naomi Appleton

<p>Buddhism and Jainism share the concepts of karma, rebirth, and the desirability of escaping from rebirth. The literature of both traditions contains many stories about past, and sometimes future, lives which reveal much about these ...

ISBN: 9781139904704

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$36.30

$30.90
Get eBook

Natural Awakening

An Advanced Guide for Sharing Nondual Awareness

by Peter G. Fenner, Ph.D.

<p>NATURAL AWAKENING goes behind the curtains of Dr. Peter Fenner’s highly distinctive nondual teachings. It reveals in great detail and clarity the subtle and sometimes mysterious skillful methods he uses in his workshops, trainings, public ...

ISBN: 9781896559254

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$23.24

$18.58
Get eBook

Nietzsche and Buddhist Philosophy

by Antoine Panaïoti

<p>Nietzsche once proclaimed himself the 'Buddha of Europe', and throughout his life Buddhism held enormous interest for him. While he followed Buddhist thinking in demolishing what he regarded as the two-headed delusion of Being and Self, he ...

ISBN: 9781139854450

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$48.40

$41.13
Get eBook

Nirvana

Concept, Imagery, Narrative

by Steven Collins

<p>The idea of nirvana (Pali nibbana) is alluring but elusive for non-specialists and specialists alike. Offering his own interpretation of key texts, Steven Collins explains the idea in a new, accessible way - as a concept, as an image ...

ISBN: 9780511739811

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$35.20

$29.91
Get eBook

Not About Being Good (Enhanced Edition)

by Subhadramati

<p>While there are numerous books on Buddhist meditation and philosophy, there are few books that are entirely devoted to the practice of Buddhist ethics. Here Subhadramati, an experienced teacher of meditation and ethics, communicates clearly ...

ISBN: 9781909314153

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$12.47

$11.87
Get eBook

Offering Flowers, Feeding Skulls

Popular Goddess Worship in West Bengal

by June McDaniel

<p>The Indian state of West Bengal is home to one of the world's most vibrant traditions of goddess worship. The year's biggest holidays are devoted to the goddesses Durga and Kali, with lavish rituals, decorated statues, fireworks, and parades.

ISBN: 9780190290566

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$72.77

$65.55
Get eBook

Ordination

by Moksananda

<p>Finding something of true value that evokes our faith and commitment is rare indeed, especially in a time when positive myths are in danger of disappearing. Those in the West today seeking ordination as Buddhists are still convinced of the ...

ISBN: 9781909314504

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook
$8.90
Get eBook

Path for Parents

by Sara Burns

<p>Joyful and alive, A Path for Parents is for anyone interested in spiritual life within the context of parenting - Buddhists and non-Buddhists alike. It is a refreshingly honest and accessible account of how parents can grow spiritually among ...

ISBN: 9781907314605

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$14.54

$13.85
Get eBook

Perfecting Wisdom

How Things Appear and How They Truly Are

by The Dalai Lama

This extraordinarily clear exposition on the wisdom section of <i>A Guide to the Bodhisattva Way of Life</i> is based on an oral teaching given in Switzerland by H.H. the Dalai Lama before an audience of thousands of Tibetans and Westerners in ...

ISBN: 9781611807349

Binding: Paperback

$27.99

Perspectives on Satipatthana

by Analayo

<p>&amp;quote;In this new book, Analayo builds on his earlier ground-breaking work, Satipatthana: The Direct Path to Realization. Here, he enlarges our perspective on this seminal teaching by exploring the practices of mindfulness as presented ...

ISBN: 9781909314368

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$20.20

$19.24
Get eBook

Pocket Pema Chodron, The

by Pema Chodron

"Here is a treasury of short selections from the best-selling books of Pema Ch dr n, the beloved Tibetan Buddhist nun. Sized to fit easily into a pocket or purse, this little book can be taken anywhere, providing on-the-go inspiration. Topics ...

ISBN: 9781590306512

Binding: Paperback

$14.99