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- W. W. Norton & Company 2014; US$ 9.24
?Leys has made Confucius speak English more persuasively than any translator to date. His achievement is one of simplicity. . . . Leys sees his task as making the Confucius of the Analects fully persuasive again. He does this brilliantly.? ?Stephen Owen, The New Republic more...
- Philosophical Library/Open Road 2014; US$ 14.99
During the last century China has undergone more change than during any other period in its long and turbulent history. Roughly a quarter of the world?s population has been directly affected by the radical transformation that culminated in the establishment of the present Communist state?one which claims to have translated into reality the Confucian... more...
- Nicolas-Hays, Inc 2015; US$ 19.95
The Yogasutra of Patanjali áis described as an owner?s manual for the human mind and how the mind can be used in the quest for Truth andá The Managing Mind ápresents this most important text on Yoga and meditation in clear and straightforward English. Devadatta Kali?s commentary endeavors to draw out the meaning of Patanjali?s text in a coherent... more...
- Dover Publications 2012; US$ 0.99
In this excellent English translation of The Analects, or Sayings, of Confucius, readers will find a rich distillation of the timeless precepts of one of history's most influential teachers and social theorists. A Chinese philosopher who lived c. 551 to c. 479 B.C., Confucius originated and taught an ethical, socially oriented philosophy that... more...
- Dover Publications 2013; US$ 18.95
Entire text of the Analects of Confucius in large, readable characters, and beneath this Legge's full translation, which has been accepted and the definitive, standard English version. Full chinese text, standard English translation on same page. Finest edition anywhere of one of world's finest thinkers. more...
- Dover Publications 2012; US$ 15.95
Volume 1 of sacred writings of mystical Chinese religion reveal Tao, the way ? the key to living an obstacle-free life. Based on wu-wei, taking no unnatural action, it would make individual existence like the flow of water with no obstacles to impede. Famed Sinologist here offers standard English version of major Taoist writings. more...
- Dover Publications 2012; US$ 14.95
This volume focuses on Gandhi's vision of Satyagraha, whereby one appeals to reason and conscience and puts an end to evil by converting the evil-doer. The book begins with an explanation of Satyagraha and proceeds with detailed discussions of the self-training and courage necessary for Satyagraha. more...
- Dover Publications 2012; US$ 9.95
As prayer is to the Christian life, so meditation is the very heart of Buddhist life. This introduction explains the meaning and purpose of meditation. Its series of devotional exercises include instructions on maintaining mental and physical awareness during meditation, with advice on postures, breathing, repudiation of the sensory world, and more.... more...
- Dover Publications 2012; US$ 19.95
One of yoga's most important and influential works, this classic forms a keystone of Indian philosophical and religious thought. The eight-step path to Raja Yoga consists of restraint, observances, posture, breath control, sublimation, attention, concentration, and meditation. This volume contains complete sutras, along with a commentary by Veda-Vyasa... more...
- Dover Publications 2012; US$ 14.95
Seeker, adventurer, pilgrim, and scholar, David-Neel (1868?1969) was the first European woman to explore the once-forbidden city of Lhasa. This memoir offers an objective account of the supernatural events she witnessed during the 1920s among the mystics and hermits of Tibet ? including levitation, telepathy, and the ability to walk on water. Includes... more...