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In Ghostly Japan By Lafcadio Hearn
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This collection of 14 stories collected by Lafcadio Hearn, contains Japanese ghost stories, but also several non-fiction pieces. Hearn tries to give a glimpse into the customs of the Japanese, by... More > giving examples of Buddhist Proverbs and explaining the use of incense and the nation wide fascination with poetry. Furthermore, he has again translated several hair-rising ghost stories, like "A Passional Karma" about the truly undying love of a young couple.< Less
The Only Universe I Have Ever Known By Taiyu John Robertson
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The Only Universe I Have Ever Known, is poet Taiyu John Robertson's third volume of poetry. Covering the terrain of alcoholism, recovery, childhood, his work as a criminal defense lawyer, the... More > parenting of his son, and his growing practice as a Zen Buddhist, these poems bring forth a clever mix of raw gritty realism and spiritual struggle. Not for the faint of heart.< Less
Lateral Psalms By David Seth Fink
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Lateral Psalms is a collection of poetry divided into four sections: Trouble, Buddha, Shiva, and Otherwise. The poems deal largely with the relationship between spiritual practice and emotional... More > healing. Drawing on material from Hatha Yoga, Buddhist meditation, and various spiritual and intellectual traditions, the focus of the book is on attempting to find insight and meaning in process and struggle rather than a preconceived happy ending.< Less
The Only Universe I Have Ever Known By Taiyu John Robertson
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The Only Universe I Have Ever Known, is poet Taiyu John Robertson's third volume of poetry. Covering the terrain of alcoholism, recovery, childhood, his work as a criminal defense lawyer, the... More > parenting of his son, and his growing practice as a Zen Buddhist, these poems bring forth a clever mix of raw gritty realism and spiritual struggle. Not for the faint of heart.< Less
Lateral Psalms By David Seth Fink
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Lateral Psalms is a collection of poetry divided into four sections: Trouble, Buddha, Shiva, and Otherwise. The poems deal largely with the relationship between spiritual practice and emotional... More > healing. Drawing on material from Hatha Yoga, Buddhist meditation, and various spiritual and intellectual traditions, the focus of the book is on attempting to find insight and meaning in process and struggle rather than a preconceived happy ending.< Less
Listening Time - Paperback By Darshan Panda and Vincent Hayley
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Two poets met, shared, and created over the Internet. One is from India, the other from the United States, one from Buddhist and Hindu cultures, the other from a land of individualism and... More > practicality. What these two poets have in common is that they have learned to pause, to slow life. Through their poetry, they have provided for themselves and for us opportunities to listen and reflect, in the midst of our international sound-byte news days of religious and political competition, ideology, conflict, intolerance, and brutality.< Less
Listening Time - Hardcover By Darshan Panda and Vincent Hayley
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Two poets met, shared, and created over the Internet. Darshan Panda lives in India, Vincent Hayley in the United States. Darshan comes from Buddhist and Hindu cultures, Vincent from a land of... More > individualism and practicality. What these two poets have in common is that they have learned to pause, to slow life. Through their poetry, they have provided for themselves and for us opportunities to listen and reflect, in the midst of our international sound-byte news days of religious and political competition, ideology, conflict, intolerance, and brutality.< Less
Laotzu's Tao and Wu Wei: Second Edition With a New Translation and Essays By Dwight Goddard et al.
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In this clarion translation of Laotzu's Tao Te Ching, first published in 1919, Goddard brings the complexity and depth of the ancient philosopher's poetry into the English language, his great love... More > for the topic overcoming the necessary shortcomings of translation. There are three concepts that are essential to the Tao Te Ching-Tao, Te, and Wu Wei-that all have complex meanings that cannot be directly translated, but spiritual seekers and those with an interest in philosophy and religion will find Goddard's treatment of Laotzu lyrical and deeply meaningful. Between 1919 and 1939, the author became a buddhist himself, first edition and second edition contains very different translations. Thus, the readers are encouraged to read 1919 version (First Edition) for further reading, American writer Dwight Goddard (1861-1939) studied at a monastery in Kyoto, Japan, for a year and was among the first Westerners to bring Zen Buddhism to the United States. His most famous book is The Buddhist Bible (1938).< Less
Laotzu's Tao and Wu Wei By Dwight Goddard & Henri Borel
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In this clarion translation of Laotzu's Tao Te Ching, first published in 1919, Goddard brings the complexity and depth of the ancient philosopher's poetry into the English language, his great love... More > for the topic overcoming the necessary shortcomings of translation. There are three concepts that are essential to the Tao Te Ching-Tao, Te, and Wu Wei-that all have complex meanings that cannot be directly translated, but spiritual seekers and those with an interest in philosophy and religion will find Goddard's treatment of Laotzu lyrical and deeply meaningful. Later the author became a buddhist himself and published the very different translation with essays under the same book title. Thus, the readers are encouraged to read 1939 version (Second Edition) for further reading, American writer Dwight Goddard (1861-1939) studied at a monastery in Kyoto, Japan, for a year and was among the first Westerners to bring Zen Buddhism to the United States. His most famous book is The Buddhist Bible (1938).< Less
Lay Bare & Heart of Many (Poems from Travels in India) By Bonnie Singman
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From Oct. – Dec. 2003 I traveled alone from South to North India, staying in ashrams and a Buddhist center and seeking out ways to live that I had never seen, and beautiful and holy places. One... More > of the greatest and hardest gifts India gave and continues to give me was to open me to the immense suffering in our world. She also has shown me the gateways to spiritual paths of understanding and practices that will help me to grow my compassion and understanding so I can fully accept her first gift. These poems flooded from my pen during my travels. They are word photos I offer to you to share my journey of the mind, of the body, of the heart.< Less

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