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LIVING IN THE LIGHT OF DEATH: ON THE ART OF BEING TRULY ALIVE

By: Rosenberg, Larry

Price: ¥650.00

Publisher: Shambhala: 2000

Seller ID: RWARE0000045645

ISBN: 1570624259

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. This book presents the Buddhist approach to facing the inevitable facts of growing older, getting sick, and dying. These tough realities are not given much attention by many people until midlife, when they become harder to avoid. Using a Buddhist text known as the Five Subjects for Frequent Recollection, Larry Rosenberg shows how intimacy with the realities of aging can actually be used as a means to liberation. When we become intimate with these inev... View more info

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THE DEVIL: DEVIL: PERCEPTIONS OF EVIL FROM ANTIQUITY TO PRIMITIVE CHRISTIAN ITY

By: Russell, Jeffrey Burton

Price: ¥1,300.00

Publisher: Cornell University Press: 1987

Seller ID: RWARE0000045594

ISBN: 0801494095

Condition: Good


This lively and learned book traces the history of the concept of evil from its beginnings in ancient times to the period of the New Testament. A rema rkable work of synthesis, it draws upon a vast number of sources in address ing a major historical and philosophical problem over a broad span of time and in a number of diverse cultures, East and West. Jeffrey Burton Russell probes the roots of the idea of evil, treats the development of the idea in the Ancient Near East, and then examines the concept of the Devil as it wa s formed in late Judaism and early Christianity. Generously illustrated ... View more info

GIFT FOR ALL MANKIND

By: Singh, Tara

Price: ¥650.00

Publisher: Ballantine Books: 1993

Seller ID: RWARE0000005722

ISBN: 0345384040

Condition: Very Good


Millions of readers have sought out A COURSE IN MIRACLES, a transcendent sy stem of spirituality that goes beyond organized religion and modern tools s uch as psychotherapy. Now, in A GIFT FOR ALL MANKIND, Tara Singh, one of th e the COURSE IN MIRACLES' leading teachers, shares how and why the COURSE c ame at this time and the kind of attention required to bring it to applicat ion. He guides you step-by-step through the first ten Lessons, offering pra ctical ways to make them into a spiral of growth. He focuses their wisdom o n how to change your values and simplify your life, let go of the pr... View more info

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EXPLORING MYSTICISM: A METHODOLOGICAL ESSAY

By: Staal, Frits

Price: ¥750.00

Publisher: University of California Pre: 1977

Seller ID: RWARE0000044500

ISBN: 0520027264

Condition: Good/Good


Until less than a century ago, the two prevailing views of dreams as well a s of souls were that they are inconsequential (the scientific view) or of d ivine origin (the religious view). In either case it was assumed that they cannot be objects of rational inquiry. Similar views still prevail regardin g mystical experiences and mysticism in general. Modern Western opinion, wh ether friendly or hostile, holds that the mystical falls squarely within th e domain of the irrational. Mr. Staal argues that mysticism can be studied rationally, and that without such study no theory of mind is complete.... View more info

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THE NEW ATHEISM: TAKING A STAND FOR SCIENCE AND REASON

By: Stenger, Victor J.

Price: ¥800.00

Publisher: Prometheus Books: 2009

Seller ID: RWARE0000027956

ISBN: 1591027519

Condition: Very Good


A read copy but no markings throughout, unblemished spine, NOT an ex-librar y edition: In recent years a number of bestselling books have forcefully argued that b elief in God can no longer be defended on rational or empirical grounds, an d that the scientific worldview has rendered obsolete the traditional belie fs held by Christianity, Judaism, and Islam. The authors of these books-Ric hard Dawkins, Daniel Dennett, Sam Harris, Christopher Hitchens, and Victor J. Stenger-have come to be known as the "New Atheists." Predictably, their works have been controversial and attracted a good ... View more info

LIVING RELIGION IN SUBUD

By: Sullivan, Matthew Barry

Price: ¥800.00

Publisher: Humanus: 1991

Seller ID: RWARE0000005780

ISBN: 0907728057

Condition: Very Good+


Language Notes Text: English (translation). View more info

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HOLY BOOK IN COMPARATIVE PROSP (STUDIES IN COMPARATIVE RELIGION)

By: Taylor, Rodney L. (Editor)

Price: ¥700.00

Publisher: University of South Carolina: 1993

Seller ID: RWARE0000044857

ISBN: 0872499669

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. View more info

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INNER REVOLUTION

By: Thurman, Robert

Price: ¥600.00

Publisher: Riverhead Books: 1999

Seller ID: RWARE0000035256

ISBN: 1573227196

Condition: As New


The New York Times calls him "America's number one Buddhist." He is the co- founder of Tibet House New York, was the first American Tibetan Buddhist mo nk, and has shared a thirty-five-year friendship with the Dalai Lama. Now, Robert Thurman presents his first completely original book, an introduction to Buddhism and "an inspiring guide to incorporating Buddhist wisdom into daily life" (USA Today). Written with insight, enthusiasm, and impeccable s cholarship, Inner Revolution is not only a national bestseller and practica l primer on one of the world's most fascinating traditi... View more info

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GOD'S OWN SCIENTISTS: CREATIONISTS IN A SECULAR WORLD

By: Toumey, Christopher P.

Price: ¥650.00

Publisher: Rutgers University Press: 1994

Seller ID: RWARE0000044668

ISBN: 0813520444

Condition: Good


Toumey focuses the tools of his discipline on a group whose distance from t he twentieth-century American mainstream is measured not in decades or mile s but rather in existential understandings about reality. Toumey studies bo th the national scientific creationism movement and the operation of a loca l creationist study group in his state's Research Triangle in the mid-1980s , seeking to understand the underlying beliefs--about morality, the Bible, science itself--that modern scientific creationism embodies, as well as the reasons this "system of cultural meanings" helps many conserv... View more info

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BORN IN TIBET (PENGUIN METAPHYSICAL LIBRARY)

By: Trungpa, Chogyam

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Penguin Books: 1971

Seller ID: RWARE0000044973

ISBN: 0140033459

Condition: Good


A young monk describes his flight to India to escape Communist pressure and explains the Tibetan way of life. View more info

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WISDOM'S DAUGHTERS: CONVERSATIONS WITH WOMEN ELDERS OF NATIVE AMERICA

By: Wall, Steve

Price: ¥1,000.00

Publisher: HarperCollins: 1993

Seller ID: RWARE0000043385

ISBN: 0060168927

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Wall, who with Harvey Arden coauthored Wisdomkeepers , continues to explore Native American spirituality, this time focusing on women. First-person testimonies by 13 female spiritual leaders from various nations combine with photographs under Wall's breathless endorsement: "I realized I was at the deepest level of human discourse," he declares. Some interviewees are well-spoken and discuss specific aspects of ceremonial life. Others, however,... View more info

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WHAT GOD WANTS: A COMPELLING ANSWER TO HUMANITY'S BIGGEST QUESTION

By: Walsch, Neale Donald

Price: ¥600.00

Publisher: Atria: 2005

Seller ID: RWARE0000031467

ISBN: 0743267133

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. The biggest danger in the world today is not the asking of questions, but t he assumption that we have all the answers. WHAT GOD WANTS This book, from the author of the phenomenal New York Times bestseller Conv ersations with God, is dangerous. Why? Because it explores with startling f reshness the most important question you could ever ask -- and offers with breathtaking courage the most extraordinary answer you could ever imagine. That answer is ... View more info

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TOMORROW'S GOD: OUR GREATEST SPIRITUAL CHALLENGE (CONVERSATIONS WITH GOD)

By: Walsch, Neale Donald

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: HODDER PAPERBACK: 2004

Seller ID: RWARE0000031474

ISBN: 0340830239

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. The way the human race acts now will shape - or break - all our futures. Neale Donald Walsch's dialogue with God continues, with a look forward to the New Spirituality that we all need to embrace right now - and how exactly we can apply this new way of thought to our lives. Humankind persists in believing that we are simply immune to self-destruction. In fact our behaviour threatens the whole of life as we know it. This challenging new book asks us to... View more info

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INDIA: BELIEF AND RITUAL; THE GODS AND THE COSMOS; MEDITATION AND THE YOGIC ARTS (LIVING WISDOM: THE ILLUSTRATED GUIDES TO THE W.

By: Waterstone, Richard

Price: ¥600.00

Publisher: Pan Macmillan: 1995

Seller ID: RWARE0000046749

ISBN: 0333638484

Condition: Very Good


The spiritual heritage of India has become a major part of Western thinking . This book describes the main themes of the Hindu, Buddhist, Jain and othe r spiritual traditions of India, and explores their points of contact with Western preoccupations, such as the interest in yoga, karma and Tantra, tog ether with teachings of modern gurus. A reference section includes a guide to meditation techniques, a gazetteer of sacred pilgrimages, a glossary of specialist terms, and profiles of individual gods and goddesses. View more info

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CONFUCIAN SPIRITUALITY I.

By: Weiming, Tu

Price: ¥2,300.00

Publisher: Crossroad Publishing Company: 2004

Seller ID: RWARE0000044530

ISBN: 0824521110

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. One of the most important works on Confucian religion, ethics, and spirituality. The vibrant nature of the 2500-year-old Confucian tradition is celebrated here. Insights into this spiritual richness regarding topics such as self-cultivation, education, family relationships, social commitment, and political engagement are now available for the first time in English. View more info

WITH COMPASSIONATE UNDERSTANDING A MEDITATION RETREAT

By: Weissman, Steve and Rosemary

Price: ¥1,400.00

Publisher: Bangkok Self-Published: 1990

Seller ID: RWARE0000010240

Condition: Very Good+


A tight clean copy. View more info

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ORDINARY MAGIC: EVERYDAY LIFE AS SPIRITUAL PATH

By: Welwood, John

Price: ¥600.00

Publisher: Shambhala: 1992

Seller ID: RWARE0000038473

ISBN: 0877735972

Condition: Very Good


Spiritual practice and meditation are often thought of as being the provinc e of priests, monks, and nuns--those few individuals who have returned from the preoccupations of day-to-day life. This inspiring book reveals how the simple practice of mindfulness can be a magical and transformative part of anyone's daily life. Thirty-five wide-ranging essays written by well-known spiritual teachers, therapists, and creative artists show how learning to focus awareness can bring a new richness to ordinary activities; how mindfu lness can heighten creative pursuits such as painting, journal writing, o... View more info

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HOPE NEVER DIES; THE GRANDY STORY

By: Wigan, Virginia

Price: ¥450.00

Publisher: Caux: 2005

Seller ID: RWARE0000027684

ISBN: 2880375118

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. View more info

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RITUAL ART AND KNOWLEDGE: AESTHETIC THEORY AND ZOROASTRIAN RITUAL (STUDIES IN COMPARATIVE RELIGION)

By: Williams, Ron G.

Price: ¥1,300.00

Publisher: Univ of South Carolina Pr: 1993

Seller ID: RWARE0000044848

ISBN: 0872498573

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


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GENESIS AND JANUS: THE SECOND BOOK IN THE CONSWQUENCES TRILOGY

By: Young, David

Price: ¥750.00

Publisher: Sphinx:

Seller ID: RWARE0000004956

ISBN: 0646203355

Condition: Near Fine


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