What the Buddha Never Taught
Score: 3.5
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What the Buddha Never Taught


  • Author : Tim Ward
  • Publisher : Dundurn.com
  • Release Date : 2010-08-14
  • Genre: Travel
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  • ISBN 10 : 9780887628238


What the Buddha Never Taught Book Description :

The 20th Anniversary Edition of the bestselling classic with a new foreword by Wade Davis....

What the Buddha Never Taught

What the Buddha Never Taught


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  • Release Date : 2010
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  • ISBN 10 : OCLC:1091217579


What the Buddha Never Taught Book Description :

The 20th Anniversary Edition of the bestselling classic with a new foreword by Wade Davis. "Tim's journeys took him not only to Asia, but into an inner world of spirit and faith. He has lived on the streets of India, pursued the Dharma in Himalayan monasteries and joined the community of monks at Wat Pah Nanachat in the jungles of Thailand-a commitment detailed with such humour, honesty and grace in What the Buddha Never Taught." —Wade Davis, author of The Wayfinders, from the new foreword....

Living Buddha  Living Christ 20th Anniversary Edition

Living Buddha Living Christ 20th Anniversary Edition


  • Author : Thich Nhat Hanh
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2007-03-06
  • Genre: Religion
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  • ISBN 10 : 1101007214


Living Buddha Living Christ 20th Anniversary Edition Book Description :

"[Thich Nhat Hanh] shows us the connection between personal, inner peace and peace on earth." --His Holiness The Dalai Lama Nominated by Martin Luther King, Jr. for a Nobel Peace Prize, Thich Nhat Hanh is one of today’s leading sources of wisdom, peace, compassion and comfort. The 20th anniversary edition of the classic text, updated, revised, and featuring a Mindful Living Journal. Buddha and Christ, perhaps the two most pivotal figures in the history of humankind, each left behind a legacy of teachings and practices that have shaped the lives of billions of people over two millennia. If they were to meet on the road today, what would each think of the other's spiritual views and practices? Thich Nhat Hanh has been part of a decades-long dialogue ...

What the Buddha Never Taught

What the Buddha Never Taught


  • Author : Tim Ward
  • Publisher : Changemakers Books
  • Release Date : 2013-08-30
  • Genre: Travel
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  • ISBN 10 : 9781782792024


What the Buddha Never Taught Book Description :

There is still a place in the jungles of Thailand, where you can leave it all behind... A cult classic and bestseller in the 1990s, What the Buddha Never Taught is a humorous “behind the robes” account of life inside one of the strictest jungle monasteries in Southeast Asia. In Pahnanachat, the monks keep the 227 rules laid down by the Buddha, including refraining from all killing. But how does a foreign monk cope with cobra in the outhouse, or the temptation of a Mars Bar in his begging bowl? Find out, in this newly reincarnated 20th anniversary edition, with a new introduction by the author and a new foreword by Wade Davis....

Mindfulness in Plain English
Score: 4.5
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Mindfulness in Plain English


  • Author : Bhante Gunaratana
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2011-09-06
  • Genre: Philosophy
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  • ISBN 10 : 9780861719068


Mindfulness in Plain English Book Description :

Presents an introduction to meditation according to Buddhist principles, describing the advantages of the practice and addressing some of the difficulties that can come up....

Living Buddha  Living Christ
Score: 4.5
From 3 Ratings

Living Buddha Living Christ


  • Author : Thich Nhat Hanh
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Genre: Religion
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  • ISBN 10 : 159448239X


Living Buddha Living Christ Book Description :

A Vietnamese monk and Buddhist teacher explores the common ground of Christianity and Buddhism on such subjects as compassion and holiness, and offers inspiration to believers in both religions....

Khubilai Khan

Khubilai Khan


  • Author : Morris Rossabi
  • Publisher : Univ of California Press
  • Release Date : 2009-11-02
  • Genre: History
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  • ISBN 10 : 9780520945364


Khubilai Khan Book Description :

Living from 1215 to 1294, Khubilai Khan is one of history’s most renowned figures. Morris Rossabi draws on sources from a variety of East Asian, Middle Eastern, and European languages as he focuses on the life and times of the great Mongol monarch. This 20th anniversary edition is updated with a new preface examining how twenty years of scholarly and popular portraits of Khubilai have shaped our understanding of the man and his time....

The Tibetan Book Of Living And Dying
Score: 4.5
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The Tibetan Book Of Living And Dying


  • Author : Sogyal Rinpoche
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release Date : 2012-02-29
  • Genre: Body, Mind & Spirit
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  • ISBN 10 : 9781448116959


The Tibetan Book Of Living And Dying Book Description :

25th Anniversary Edition Over 3 Million Copies Sold 'I couldn't give this book a higher recommendation' BILLY CONNOLLY Written by the Buddhist meditation master and popular international speaker Sogyal Rinpoche, this highly acclaimed book clarifies the majestic vision of life and death that underlies the Tibetan Buddhist tradition. It includes not only a lucid, inspiring and complete introduction to the practice of meditation, but also advice on how to care for the dying with love and compassion, and how to bring them help of a spiritual kind. But there is much more besides in this classic work, which was written to inspire all who read it to begin the journey to enlightenment and so become 'servants of peace'....

An Illustrated Brief History of Western Philosophy  20th Anniversary Edition

An Illustrated Brief History of Western Philosophy 20th Anniversary Edition


  • Author : Anthony Kenny
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2018-10-15
  • Genre: Philosophy
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  • ISBN 10 : 9781119452805


An Illustrated Brief History of Western Philosophy 20th Anniversary Edition Book Description :

In 1998, the first edition of Anthony Kenny's comprehensive history of Western philosophy was published, to be met with immediate praise and critical acclaim. As the first book since Bertrand Russell's 1945 A History of Western Philosophy to offer a concise single-author review of the complete history of philosophy from the pre-Socratics to the modern masters of the 20th century, Kenny's work fills a critical gap in the modern philosophy reading list and offers valuable guidance for the general reader of philosophy—an ideal starting point for anyone with an interest in great thinkers and the family lines of philosophical evolution. Widely considered to be one of the most thorough and accessible historical reviews in philosophy, An Illustrated Brief...

Rainforest Hero
Score: 3
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Rainforest Hero


  • Author : Ruedi Suter
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2016-01-04
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  • ISBN 10 : 3905252899


Rainforest Hero Book Description :

In 1984 Swiss shepherd Bruno Manser trekked through the virgin rainforests of Borneo to live among the jungle's last nomads. In six years among the Penan people, Manser witnessed the wholesale destruction of one of the world's most diverse ecosystems through rapid deforestation. He swore to do everything he could to stop it. Manser's globetrotting campaign brought the world's attention to tropical deforestation. It also made him an enemy of Asia's timber barons. In 2000 he disappeared without a trace. This edition is the export edition, with pictures in black and white. For colour please order directly from the publisher's website. Ruedi Suter's engrossing biography - the first in English - charts Manser's extraordinary journey from a young man who s...