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The Art of War

by Sun Tzu & Lionel Giles

Twenty-Five Hundred years ago, Sun Tzu wrote this classic book of military strategy based on Chinese warfare and military thought. Since that time, all levels of military have used the teaching on Sun Tzu to...


Changemakers

by Fay Weller & Mary Wilson

With every news report, the world seems to be careening off the rails. It's all too easy to slip into despair waiting for co-opted, self-serving governments to act.

Hope and action is the antidote. We each...


The Buddhist Roots of Zhu Xi's Philosophical Thought

by John Makeham

Zhu Xi (1130-1200) is the most influential Neo-Confucian philosopher and arguably the most important Chinese philosopher of the past millennium, both in terms of his legacy and for the sophistication of his...


The Golden Age of Indian Buddhist Philosophy

by Jan Westerhoff

Jan Westerhoff unfolds the story of one of the richest episodes in the history of Indian thought, the development of Buddhist philosophy in the first millennium CE. He starts from the composition of the Abhidharma...


Dao De Jing in Clear English

by Jeff Pepper & Xiao Hui Wang

The Dao De Jing (also called the Tao Te Ching) was written more than 2,500 years ago and is considered one of the most important books in world literature.  Coming in at only 5,000 Chinese characters, its timeless...


Buddhism for Overthinkers

by Timo Schmitz

Is there any God in Buddhism? Is Buddhism an atheist religion? Which meditation practices are common? ... The author of this book had a dispute with himself, concerning all these deep-rooted philosophical questions,...


The Art of Presence

by Joanne O'Neil

Presence encourages the art of perspective. It supports our natural inner stirring toward wholeness and maturity. As we begin to trust in the truth of our own experience, from moment to moment, we slowly begin...


A Yogacara Buddhist Theory of Metaphor

by Roy Tzohar

Buddhist philosophy is fundamentally ambivalent toward language. Language is paradoxically seen as both obstructive and necessary for liberation. In this book, Roy Tzohar delves into the ingenious response to...


Wise-Love

by Pranada Comtois

We all long for boundless love as we long for home. But how can we find our home our meaning and purpose if we don t know our self? Wise-Love is an exploration of the self, or consciousness, guided through...


BUDDHA'S FAVOURITE WORDS

by Bruno Nua

BUDDHA’S FAVOURITE WORDS is a unique collection of all the Buddha’s main teachings in one volume offered with insight, clarity and occasional humour. It is presented in an A-to-Z format as if the Buddha...


Partial Values

by Kevin DeLapp

When, if ever, is it permissible to afford special consideration to friends and family? How can we strive to be objective in our thinking, and is this always a feasible or appropriate aim?

This book examines...


Ru Meditation

by Bin Song & Paul Blair

Ru Meditation: Gao Panlong(1562-1626 C.E) is an annotated translation of the major works of Gao Panlong on Ruist (Confucian) quiet-sitting. Its major themes include poetic descriptions of the meditative experience,...


The Art of War

by Sun Tzu

The Art of War dates back to the 5th century BC, and is an ancient Chinese military handbook. Attributed to the intelligent military strategist Sun Tzu, the title of the work is Master Sun's Rules of Warfare...


Confucius: The Complete Works

by Confucius

This ebook contains Confucius' complete works. This edition has been professionally formatted and contains several tables of contents. The first table of contents (at the very beginning of the ebook) lists the...


Deepest Practice, Deepest Wisdom

by Shohaku Okumura, Tom Wright & Kosho Uchiyama

Insightful commentary on a beloved ancient philosopher of Zen by a beloved contemporary master of Zen. 

Famously insightful and famously complex, Eihei Dogen’s writings have been studied and puzzled over for...


Practical Zen for Health, Wealth and Happiness

by Sarah Bladen, Julian Daizan Skinner & Shinzan Miyamae

Bringing the body-mind insights of Rinzai Zen from the mountains of Japan to the Western world, Zen master Julian Daizan Skinner presents simple meditation techniques to help achieve health, wellbeing and success....


The Joy of Minimalism

by Zoey Arielle Poulsen

It’s natural to love stuff! More than that, it’s natural to love YOUR stuff. That notebook from 8th grade, your Disney VHS’, mismatched socks. They all have sentimental value…and they all take up space....


Living Off Landscape

by François Jullien & Pedro Rodríguez

Is it only through vision that we can perceive a landscape? Is the space opened by the landscape truly an expanse cut off by the horizon? Do we observe a landscape in the way that we watch a 'show'? What, ultimately,...


More Than Happiness

by Antonia Macaro

Do you consider yourself stoical? Do a bit of meditation or mindfulness practice? Buddhism and Stoicism have a lot to offer modern readers seeking the good life, but they’re also radical systems that ask much...


Letters of Helena Roerich II

by Helena Roerich

Helena Roerich was an unusually gifted woman, author of many books. Her collected Letters, in two volumes, are an example of the wisdom, spiritual insight, and simple advice she shared with a multitude of correspondents—friends,...