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Wherever You Go There You Are: Mindfulness Meditation in Everyday Life
Wherever You Go There You Are: Mindfulness Meditation in Everyday Life
by Jon Kabat-Zinn
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Re-released on its tenth anniversary of publication, this book presents meditation as a natural activity that can be practiced anytime and anywhere, without props or trappings.... (read more)

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A History of God: The 4000-Year Quest of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam
A History of God: The 4000-Year Quest of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam
by Karen Armstrong
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In 1965, at the tender age of seventeen, Karen Armstrong took vows of poverty and chastity and entered a Catholic convent. However, she soon realized she was not suited to monastic life and left. Her 1981 memoir of her years as a novice became a... (read more)

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The Tibetan Book of Living and Dying
The Tibetan Book of Living and Dying
by Sogyal Rinpoche
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"What is it I hope for from this book? To inspire a quiet revolution in the whole way we look at health and care for the dying, and the whole way we look at life and care for the living." This acclaimed spiritual masterpiece is widely regarded as... (read more)

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How to Practice: The Way to a Meaningful Life
How to Practice: The Way to a Meaningful Life
by Dalai Lama
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Divided into a series of distinct steps that will lead spiritual seekers of all faiths toward enlightenment, this book illuminates the specifics about how to practice morality from day to day, how to practice meditation, and how to practice wisdom.... (read more)

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The Battle For God
The Battle For God
by Karen Armstrong
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"In The Battle for God, Armstrong brilliantly traces the struggle between the burgeoning Western secularism and the religious fundamentalism that has dogged its heels for the past five hundred years, culminating in that greatest of all fundamentalist... (read more)

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Anger: Wisdom for Cooling the Flames
Anger: Wisdom for Cooling the Flames
by Thich Nhat Hanh
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It was under the bodhi tree in India twenty-five centuries ago that Buddha achieved the insight that three states of mind were the source of all our unhappiness: wrong knowing, obsessive desire, and anger. All are difficult, but in one instant of anger&#... (read more)

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The Awakening of Intelligence
The Awakening of Intelligence
by J. Krishnamurti
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Chapter OneThe Role of the Teacher"Conversation between J. Krishnamurti and Professor J. NeedlemanNeedleman: * There is much talk of a spiritual revolution among young people, particularly here in California. Do you see in this very mixed phenomenon any... (read more)

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God: A Biography
God: A Biography
by Jack Miles
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What sort of "person" is God? Is it possible to approach him not as an object of religious reverence, but as the protagonist of the world's greatest book--as a character who possesses all the depths, contradictions, and abiguities of a Hamlet... (read more)

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Abraham: A Journey to the Heart of Three Faiths
Abraham: A Journey to the Heart of Three Faiths
by Bruce Feiler
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In this timely, provocative, and uplifting journey, the bestselling author of Walking the Bible searches for the man at the heart of the world's three monotheistic religions -- and today's deadliest conflicts. At a moment when the world is asking, “... (read more)

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The Double Bond: Primo Levi - A Biography
The Double Bond: Primo Levi - A Biography
by Carole Angier
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One of the most eagerly awaited biographies of recent years: a searching life of the great Italian writer and witness to the Holocaust Perhaps the most important writer to emerge from the death camps, Primo Levi spent sixty-five of his sixty-seven years... (read more)

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Where the World Does Not Follow: Buddhist China in Picture and Poem
Where the World Does Not Follow: Buddhist China in Picture and Poem
by Mike O'Connor
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 137-138) and index.... (read more)

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Cleansing the Doors of Perception
Cleansing the Doors of Perception
by Huston Smith
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Huston Smith, internationally recognized philosopher, scholar of religion, and author of the long-acclaimed classic The World's Religions, now offers Cleansing the Doors of Perception: The Religious Significance of Entheogenic Plants and Chemicals... (read more)

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Jewish Literacy: The Most Important Things to Know about the Jewish Religion, Its People, and Its History
Jewish Literacy: The Most Important Things to Know about the Jewish Religion, Its People, and Its History
by Joseph Telushkin
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How much do you know about Judaism?How did the Ten Lost Tribes become lost ? Are circumcisions performed on the Sabbath ? Which country first granted Jews equal rights ?When was polygamy outlawed for Jews ? Why does Jewish law compare gossiping to murder... (read more)

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Islam in America
Islam in America
by Jane I Smith
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Most Americans are only vaguely aware of the Muslim community in the United States and know little about the religion itself, despite Islam's increasing importance in international affairs and the rapid growth in the number of Americans who call... (read more)

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The Essential Koran (Essential)
The Essential Koran (Essential)
by Thomas Cleary
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For too long the realities of Islam have been a mystery to the Christian West. In this introductory selection of Islamic readings, the essence of the Koran is presented and explained in an accessible and illuminating manner.... (read more)

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Architects of Peace
Architects of Peace
by Michael Collopy
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The Essential Rumi
The Essential Rumi
by Coleman Barks
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 297-302) and index.... (read more)

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