The Upanishads by Eknath, Easwaran; Nagler, Michael N

By Eknath, Easwaran; Nagler, Michael N

Among the oldest of India's religious texts, the Upanishads are documents of extensive question-and-answer periods given through illumined sages to their scholars. generally featured in philosophy classes, the Upanishads have wondered and encouraged knowledge seekers from Yeats to Schopenhauer. Eknath Easwaran makes this hard textual content extra available via picking the passages such a lot appropriate to readers looking undying truths this present day.
His best-selling, obtainable, hugely readable translation and energetic foreword position the lessons in a modern context for college kids and normal readers alike.

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Mahamantra Yoga: Chanting to Anchor the Mind and Access the by Richard Whitehurst

By Richard Whitehurst

EPUB eISBN: 9781594779435

a part of the bhakti devotional culture, Mahamantra yoga includes repeated chanting of a sacred word to anchor the brain and entry ecstatic states and, finally, the Divine presence. Richard Whitehurst finds the tools of mahamantra yoga and his personal reviews in line with greater than two decades of profound perform. He exhibits the way to coordinate the breath, vocal cords, and mouth to maneuver past rote chanting and pursue the perform consciously and joyfully.

SPIRITUALITY "From time immemorial, religions have used making a song and the chanting of sacred syllables, mantras, to boost their spirits to the divine. Yoga, for its half, is an workout or perform to bolster the human spirit and support it mature. All this can be pulled jointly in . . . this impressive book."—(Huston Smith, writer of The World's Religions) "Chanting is a venerable automobile for changing recognition and for private transformation. This e-book is a guide for diligent practitioners of the 'great mantra' technique of chanting, one rooted in historic Hindu traditions. it really is exact, complete, and instructive. these readers who immerse themselves in it's going to locate the adventure well worth the effort."—(Stanley Krippner, Ph.D., coauthor of private Mythology and the Alan Watts professor of psychology at Saybrook college) in accordance with a wealthy and historic culture revived greater than years in the past by way of Sri Caitanya Mahaprabhu in India, mahamantra yoga consists of repeated recitation of a sacred word, equivalent to the identify of a deity, to anchor the brain and entry ecstatic states, greater cognizance, and, finally, as you vibrate the holy names, the Divine presence in sound. a part of the bhakti devotional culture, mahamantra yoga is taken into account the simplest route to self-realization within the present age, delivering a doorway into the hidden recesses of our innermost being—the inner wooded area of the center. bringing up historic Vedic texts and the insights of perfected mahamantra yogis, Richard Whitehurst unearths the equipment of mahamantra yoga and his personal profound stories in accordance with greater than twenty years of extreme perform. utilizing the middle rules of this historical culture, he bargains psychological and actual exercises—such as tips on how to coordinate the breath, vocal cords, and mouth—to flow past rote chanting and pursue the perform consciously and joyfully. He explains the way to conquer universal hindrances to winning chanting in addition to purification practices to accentuate your efforts. RICHARD WHITEHURST (Sridhara Das) is an initiated disciple of Srila Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada. He begun his perform of mahamantra yoga in 1970 whereas a pupil of psychology on the college of Florida. For 10 years he lived as a wandering monk and traveled broadly in the course of the Indian subcontinent. He has lectured concerning the culture of bhakti yoga and mahamantra yoga at schools and universities in India, England, the USA, and Australia and has seemed on radio and television. An finished facilitator of kirtan and bhajan, he lives in New Farm, Queensland, Australia.

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Richard Whitehurst (Sridhara Das) is an initiated disciple of Srila Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada. He started his perform of mahamantra yoga in 1970 whereas a scholar of psychology on the collage of Florida. For 10 years he lived as a wandering monk and traveled widely during the Indian subcontinent. He has lectured in regards to the culture of bhakti yoga and mahamantra yoga at schools and universities in India, England, the USA, and Australia and has seemed on radio and television. An comprehensive facilitator of kirtan and bhajan, he lives in New Farm, Queensland, Australia.

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Zen Meditation in Plain English by Peter Matthiessen, John Daishin Buksbazen

By Peter Matthiessen, John Daishin Buksbazen

A very good, sensible advent to Zen meditation. Written in a hot and simply obtainable sort, this booklet appeals to a person with an curiosity in meditation, Zen, or, as is usually the case at the present time, a mixture of the 2. The e-book emphasizes the significance of receiving solid guide and of discovering teams to perform with, but it lays out the mandatory steps to perform Zen meditation by yourself. The publication contains simply workouts to assist the reader alongside. For somebody seeking to discover a transparent and insightful course into the philosophy and perform of Zen meditation, this ebook represents the end result of that seek.

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Mind Calm: The Modern-Day Meditation Technique that Proves by Sandy Newbigging

By Sandy Newbigging

Welcome to the meditation approach that you've got been searching for. With brain Calm you are going to methods to enable cross of the consistent chatter on your brain, achieve readability, practice at your top, fear much less, heal quicker, sleep greater, increase relationships, and consider extra calm, convinced and content material - everytime you wish. during this outstanding ebook, Sandy C. Newbigging provides a masterclass within the brain and the way to meditate utilizing his powerful and relaxing brain Calm meditation. He finds the eye-opening insights that take a seat on the center of his procedure; together with the most hidden reasons of a hectic brain, the 'peace with brain' miracle, why there is extra to existence than you think that, and the way there's a silent way to any challenge - all introduced jointly brilliantly with a 10-part programme that finally proves that the key to luck is stillness. notice first-hand the peaceable presence of your individual being, think the facility of the current second, and be surprised by way of how nonetheless your brain could be.

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52 Weeks of Conscious Contact: Meditations for Connecting by Melody Beattie

By Melody Beattie

What will get within the approach of serenity? for many humans, the answer's LIFE--those daily distractions, duties, and frustrations that reason chaos and litter. In her new week-by-week guidebook, best-selling self-help writer Melody Bettie brings new wish to contributors longing to guide a extra serene lifestyles.

Organized as weekly collections of news, meditations, and recommendations, fifty two WEEKS OF wide awake touch addresses key self-care concerns, together with the right way to nurture internal peace, whilst to arrive out to others, how one can hold via on strong intentions, the place to find time for enjoyable, and the way to domesticate a deeper prayer existence. Beattie's considerate prose and useful suggestion supply new possibilities for mirrored image, confirmation, and alter.

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There Is Nothing Wrong with You: Going Beyond Self-Hate by Cheri Huber

By Cheri Huber

Contributor note: Illustrated by means of June Shiver
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This e-book unearths the foundation of self-hate, how self-hate works, the way to determine it, and the way to move past it. It offers examples of a few of the types self-hate takes, together with taking blame yet now not credits, retaining grudges, and attempting to be ideal, and explores the various aspects of self-hate, together with its function in habit, the battering cycle, and the semblance of regulate.

After addressing those components, it illustrates how a meditation perform might be built and practiced in efforts to loose oneself from self-hating ideals.

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Crooked Cucumber: The Life and Zen Teaching of Shunryu by David Chadwick

By David Chadwick

Shunryu Suzuki is understood to numerous readers because the writer of the fashionable religious vintage Zen brain, Beginner's brain. This such a lot influential instructor comes vividly to lifestyles in Crooked Cucumber, the 1st complete biography of any Zen grasp to be released within the West. To make up his intimate and engrossing narrative, David Chadwick attracts on Suzuki's personal phrases and the thoughts of his scholars, pals, and relations. Interspersed with formerly unpublished passages from Suzuki's talks, Crooked Cucumber inspires a down-to-earth lifetime of the spirit. in addition to Suzuki we will be able to have the opportunity to "practice with mountains, timber, and stones and to discover ourselves during this gigantic world."

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The Things You Can See Only When You Slow Down: How to Be by Haemin Sunim

By Haemin Sunim

As heard on NPR’s All issues Considered

A multimillion-copy bestselling booklet of religious knowledge in regards to the significance of slowing down in our fast paced world

“Is it the realm that’s busy, or is it my mind?”

The global strikes quickly, yet that doesn’t suggest we need to. during this bestselling mindfulness guide—it has bought greater than 3 million copies in Korea, the place it was once a no 1 bestseller for 41 weeks and bought a number of top ebook of the yr awards, and it is being released in additional than 20 countries—Haemin Sunim (which ability “spontaneous wisdom”), a popular Buddhist meditation instructor born in Korea and knowledgeable within the usa, illuminates a route to internal peace and stability amid the overpowering calls for of daily life.

By delivering guideposts to health and wellbeing and happiness in 8 areas—including relationships, love, and spirituality—Haemin Sunim emphasizes the significance of forging a deeper reference to others and being compassionate and forgiving towards ourselves. The greater than twenty full-color illustrations that accompany his teachings function calming visible interludes, encouraging us to note that after you decelerate, the realm slows down with you.

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Essential Meditation Techniques: A Beginner's Guide to by M.E. Dahkid

By M.E. Dahkid

unfastened Your brain with those crucial Meditation Techniques! You’re approximately to find the powerful equipment and strategies for somebody who desires to convey confident adjustments to their lives during the historic ideas and practices of meditation. In crucial Meditation concepts, you will find the valuable innovations, crucial info and sensible talents that will help you in attaining a profitable meditative kingdom Here Is A Preview Of What you are going to Learn...

  • The background of Meditation
  • What are some great benefits of centred Meditation?
  • Mindfulness Meditation Techniques
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