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  • The Lunar Taoby Ming-Dao Deng

    HarperCollins 2013; US$ 16.10

    From Taosim expert Ming-Dao Deng comes The Lunar Tao: Meditations in Harmony with the Seasons, bringing to life the Chinese Lunar Calendar via the prism of Taoism. In The Lunar Tao, each day of the Lunar year is represented with a reading meditation, beautiful Chinese illustrations, and interesting facts about the festivals and traditions, providing... more...

  • PATANJALI'S YOGA SUTRAby Shyam Ranganathan

    Penguin Books Ltd 2008; US$ 18.68

    A contemporary interpretation of the foundational text for the practice of yoga.PataŮjali?s Yoga Sutra (second century CE) is the basic text of one of the nine canonical schools of Indian philosophy. In it the legendary author lays down the blueprint for success in yoga; now practised the world over. PataŮjali draws upon many ideas of his time; and... more...

  • The Good Life and Conceptions of Life in Early China and Graeco-Roman Antiquityby R.A.H. King

    De Gruyter 2016; US$ 154.00

    Chinese and Greco-Roman ethics influence modern philosophy, yet it is unclear how to compare them. Clustered around the concepts of life and the good life, this volume offers a comparative analysis of the core concepts of both traditions: human nature, virtue, happiness, pleasure, the concept of mind, knowledge, filial piety and deliberation. It is... more...

  • Ta t'ung Shuby Laurence G. Thompson

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 54.95

    First published in 1958. This volume translates one of the major works of modern Chinese philosophy and in so doing makes a major contribution to the study of comparative philosophy. The volume contains an extensive introduction structured as follows: 1. Biographical Sketch of K'ang Yu-wei 2. Ta T'ung Shu: The Book 3. A General Discussion of the... more...

  • Nondualityby David Loy

    Prometheus Books 2012; US$ 12.99

    Many Western philosophers are poorly informed about the issues involved in nonduality, since this topic is usually associated with various kinds of absolute idealism in the West, or mystical traditions in the East. Increasingly, however, this topic is finding its way into Western philosophical debates. In this "scholarly but leisurely and very readable"... more...

  • What Is Tao?by Alan Watts

    New World Library 2010; US$ 10.95

    Noted authority on Eastern thought Alan Watts offers an accessible overview of the concepts of Tao and gives us guidance in experiencing it for ourselves. more...

  • If You Meet the Buddha on the Road, Kill Himby Sheldon Kopp

    Random House Publishing Group 2013; US$ 7.99

    Therapists do not and cannot give answers. Explore the true nature of the therapeutic relationship, and realize that the guru is no Buddha. He is just another human struggling. Understanding the shape of your own personal ills will lead you on your journey to recovery. Sheldon Kopp has a realistic approach to altering one's destiny and accepting... more...

  • The Living I Chingby Ming-Dao Deng

    HarperCollins 2013; US$ 14.99

    From the author of 365 Tao and a leading authority on Taoist practice and philosophy comes a completely innovative translation of the classic text of Eastern wisdom, the I Ching. The I Ching, or Book of Changes, is an ancient manual for divining the future. Its basic text is traditionally attributed to the Chinese King Wen, the Duke of Zhou, and... more...

  • The Kuan Yin Chroniclesby Jay Ramsay; Man-Ho Kwok; Martin Palmer

    Hampton Roads Publishing 2009; US$ 17.95

    Kuan Yin is the most important, best-loved deity in the Chinese world. She is the living expression of compassion and the center of devotion in most Chinese homes and workplaces. Yet she is barely known in the West. The authors of† The Kuan Yin Chronicles †introduce Kuan Yin to Western readers, and reveal that Kuan Yin is the mystery and power of... more...

  • The Healer Withinby Roger O.M.D. Jahnke

    HarperCollins 2013; US$ 7.99

    Release your natural powers for healing, endurance, and longevity With this revolutionary guide, you will learn four simple and remarkably effective techniques to release your natural powers for healing. The methods?gentle movement, self-applied massage, breathing exercises, and meditation?are drawn from the ancient Chinese healing system of Qigong... more...