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Book of Chuang Tzu (07 Edition)
Book of Chuang Tzu (07 Edition)
by Martin Palmer
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A masterpiece of ancient Chinese philosophy, second in influence only to the Tao Te Ching One of the founders of Taoism, Chuang Tzu was firmly opposed to Confucian values of order, control, and hierarchy, believing the perfect state to be one where... (read more)

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Women in Ochre Robes : Gendering Hindu Renunciation (04 Edition)
Women in Ochre Robes : Gendering Hindu Renunciation (04 Edition)
by Meena Khandelwal
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Focuses on the lives of female Hindu ascetics and the significance of gender to the tradition of renunciation. Meena Khandelwal offers an engaging and intimate portrait of extraordinary Hindu women in India who "wear ochre robes, " those who have... (read more)

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Exploring Karma & Rebirth
Exploring Karma & Rebirth
by Nagapriya
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Every Buddhist should read it -David Loy An excellent introduction -Stephen Batchelor Cogent, knowledgeable, and penetrating-Norman Fischer Clarifies, examines and considers these two important but often misunderstood Buddhist doctrines. Offers an... (read more)

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Analects (98 Edition)
Analects (98 Edition)
by Confuscius
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This "Landmark Translation Series" is the first time in well over a century that the four masterworks of ancient Chinese thought have been translated as a unified series by a single translator. Hinton's award-winning experience translating a wide range... (read more)

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How the Swans Came To the Lake : a Narrative History of Buddhism in America - Revised and Updated (3RD 92 Edition)
How the Swans Came To the Lake : a Narrative History of Buddhism in America - Revised and Updated (3RD 92 Edition)
by Rick Fields
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This new updated edition of How the Swans Came to the Lake includes much new information about recent events in Buddhist groups in America and discusses such issues as spiritual authority, the role of women, and social action.... (read more)

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Conflict, Culture, Change: Engaged Buddhism in a Globalizing World
Conflict, Culture, Change: Engaged Buddhism in a Globalizing World
by Sulak Sivaraksa
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From Nobel Peace Prize nominee Sulak Sivaraksa comes this look at Buddhism's innate ability to help change life on the global scale. Conflict, Culture, Change explores the cultural and environmental impacts of consumerism, nonviolence, and compassion... (read more)

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Being Bodies
Being Bodies
by Lenore Friedman
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The relationship between body and mind has always been a topic of speculation and spirited discussion. The authors of the pieces contained in this anthology address the problem from the unique dual perspective of being women and being students of... (read more)

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Zen and Japanese Culture (10 Edition)
Zen and Japanese Culture (10 Edition)
by Daisetz T. Suzuki
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Zen and Japanese Culture is one of the twentieth century's leading works on Zen, and a valuable source for those wishing to understand its concepts in the context of Japanese life and art. In simple, often poetic, language, Daisetz Suzuki describes his... (read more)

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Absent Lord (96 Edition)
Absent Lord (96 Edition)
by Lawrence A. Babb
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What does it mean to worship beings that one believes are completely indifferent to, and entirely beyond the reach of, any form of worship whatsoever? How would such a relationship with sacred beings affect the religious life of a community? Using these... (read more)

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I Ching Or Book of Changes ((3RD)67 Edition)
I Ching Or Book of Changes ((3RD)67 Edition)
by R. (ed.) Wilhelm
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The I Ching, or Book of Changes, a common source for both Confucianist and Taoist philosophy, is one of the first efforts of the human mind to place itself within the universe. It has exerted a living influence in China for 3,000 years, and interest in... (read more)

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Buddhist Religion : Historical Introduction (5TH 05 Edition)
Buddhist Religion : Historical Introduction (5TH 05 Edition)
by Richard H. Robinson
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This historical introduction to Buddhism presents students with an engaging exploration of the diversity of thoughts and practices of a wide segment of followers of the Buddha. It covers five main aspects of Buddhism: ritual, devotionalism, doctrine... (read more)

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Zen Philosophy, Zen Practice
Zen Philosophy, Zen Practice
by Thich Thien An
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An introduction to the theory and practice of Zen Buddhism by a widely respected Vietnamese educator and monk. Each chapter examines a specific topic, such as karma, and ends with a meditation practice.... (read more)

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Essays in Zen Buddhism
Essays in Zen Buddhism
by D T Suzuki
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Included in this volume are Suzukis famous study “Enlightenment and Ignorance,” a chapter on “Practical Methods of Zen Instruction,” the essays “On Satori — The Revelation of a New Truth in Zen Buddhism” and “... (read more)

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Heartwood : First Generation of Theravada Buddhism (05 Edition)
Heartwood : First Generation of Theravada Buddhism (05 Edition)
by Wendy Cadge
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Theravada is one of the three main branches of Buddhism. In Asia it is practiced widely in Thailand, Laos, Burma, Sri Lanka, and Cambodia. This fascinating ethnography opens a window onto two communities of Theravada Buddhists in contemporary America... (read more)

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Dictionary of Hindu Lore and Legend
Dictionary of Hindu Lore and Legend
by Anna Dallapiccola
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The first popular guide to this major religion's folklore and legend. New in paperback.... (read more)

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Red Thread : Buddhist Approaches To Sexuality (98 Edition)
Red Thread : Buddhist Approaches To Sexuality (98 Edition)
by Bernard Faure
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Is there a Buddhist discourse on sex? In this innovative study, Bernard Faure reveals Buddhism's paradoxical attitudes toward sexuality. His remarkably broad range covers the entire geography of this religion, and its long evolution from the time of its... (read more)

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I Ching
I Ching
by Kerson Huang
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Three thousand years ago, the I Ching was created as a simple oracle, consulted by farmers and kings alike. Now, stripping away more than two millenia of interpretive distortion and dogma superimposed on the text by successive generations of scholars... (read more)

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Inner Structure of Tai Chi ((Rev)05 Edition)
Inner Structure of Tai Chi ((Rev)05 Edition)
by Mantak Chia
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Explores the deep, internal work necessary for the effective practice of tai chi, with illustrated instructions for mastering Yang-style Tai Chi Chi Kung. Demonstrating tai chis relationship to the three forces--Universal, Cosmic, and Earth--that... (read more)

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Zen and Western Thought (85 Edition)
Zen and Western Thought (85 Edition)
by Masao Abe
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This collection of Abe's essays is a welcome addition to philosophy and comparative philosophy.... (read more)

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Blue Jean Buddha: Voices of Young Buddhists
Blue Jean Buddha: Voices of Young Buddhists
by Sumi Loundon
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In an age when the Dalai Lama's image has been used to sell computers, rock stars have used tantra to enhance their image, and for many, Nirvana calls to mind a a favorite band, what does Buddhism mean to twenty-somethings? Blue Jean Buddha offers real... (read more)

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