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Manual For Living

Author : Epictetus
ISBN : 154837282X
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The little book by Epictetus called Enchiridion or "manual" has played a disproportionately large role in the rise of modern attitudes and modern philosophy. As soon as it had been translated into the vernacular languages, it became a bestseller among independent intellectuals, among anti-Christian thinkers, and among philosophers of a subjective cast. Montaigne had a copy of the Enchiridion among his books. Pascal violently rejected the megalomaniac pride of the Stoic philosopher. Frederick the Great carried the book with him on all campaigns. It was a source of inspiration and encouragement to Anthony, Earl of Shaftesbury, in the serious illness which ended only in his death; many pages of his diaries contain passages copied from the Enchiridion. It has been studied and widely quoted by Scottish philosophers like Francis Hutcheson, Adam Smith, and Adam Ferguson who valued Stoic moral philosophy for its reconciliation of social dependency and personal independence.
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Emmanuel S Book

Author : Pat Rodegast
ISBN : 9780307785510
Genre : Body, Mind & Spirit
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Here is the revealing underground classic, a work that stands beside the "Seth" books as a delightful and invaluable guide to our inner spirit and our outer world. Emmanuel speaks to us through Pat Rodegast and shares his wisdom and insights on all aspects of life. Beautifully written and illustrated, Emmanuel's Book I is to be treasured, enjoyed and passed on to a friend. Emmanuel says: "The gifts I wish to give you are my deepest love, the safety of truth, the wisdom of the universe and the reality of God . . . . The issue of whether there is a Greater Reality or not, for me at least, has been settled. I know that there is. So I will speak to you from the knowing that I possess." Ram Dass, in the introduction, says: "Being with Emmanuel one comes to appreciate the vast evolutionary context in which our lives are being lived . . . And at each moment we are at just the right place in the journey. As Emmanuel points out, 'Who you are is a necessary step to being who you will be.'" From the Trade Paperback edition.
Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

The Passionate Mind

Author : Joel Kramer
ISBN : 0938190121
Genre : Health & Fitness
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In The Passionate Mind, Joel Kramer asserts that "what we believe determines much of what we think and do: the way we move, the way we respond to people, how we think of ourselves, how we see the world in general." His basic message, stated in short, clear prose, is that passion is to be found only in the present moment, and mainly through becoming aware of the thoughts flowing through our minds, and through the primal process of observing our thoughts, they begin to self-correct. From the author of The Guru Papers, The Passionate Mind is a wonderful journey for anyone seeking to discover how to look at oneself.
Category: Health & Fitness

Manual For Living

Author : Seth David Chernoff
ISBN : 9780984093052
Genre : Body, Mind & Spirit
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Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

Sacred Sexuality

Author : Michael Mirdad
ISBN : 0974021601
Genre : Family & Relationships
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Sacred Sexuality: A Manual for Living Bliss Imagine how it feels to have the love essence of every particle in the universe dancing with delight to re-join the love essences within your being. This is true desire, a vibration felt in and through all things and experienced as a unifying force. The practice of sacred sexuality is a celebration of true desire; it deepens your connection to the Spirit of love and awakens your body to become as passionate and alive as God originally intended. This book deals with everything imaginable about sex...expanding one's consciousness through sexuality...and combining the practical benefits of both Tantric and Taoist perspectives and practices. I recommend Sacred Sexuality to my own students and readers. -Master Mantak Chia, author Taoist Secrets of Love ...an excellent overview of the tantric sexual practices...the first book in 20 years that I could whole-heartedly recommend. It should be on every tantric bookshelf. -David A. Ramsdale, author Sexual Energy Ecstasy About Michael Mirdad Dr. Michael Mirdad, a Master Teacher/Author, has an extensive background in Psychology, Parapsychology & Metaphysics.He has worked as a Healer and Counselor to individuals & couples for over 20 years.Michael has also conducted thousands of classes, lectures & workshops throughout the world on Mastery, Spirituality, Relationships, and Healing. Dr. Mirdad is respected as one of the finest and most diverse spiritual teachers and healers of our time.
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The Path To Inner Peace

Author : Larry Wharton
ISBN : 9781479731473
Genre : Religion
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We are challenged by life's difficulties and by people not doing what we want. We desire the world to be different than it is, and it refuses to comply. Inner peace is the only answer, but we cannot get to inner peace using gurus, seminars, workshops, or meditation, as good as those may be. This book cuts through all the esoteric advice and gets directly at what we have to understand about ourselves and have to do to attain inner peace. The key: Only with help from those who care for us can we begin the journey.
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The Art Of Living

Author : Epictetus
ISBN : 9780062273765
Genre : Philosophy
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Epictetus was born into slavery about 55 ce in the eastern outreaches of the Roman Empire. Once freed, he established an influential school of Stoic philosophy, stressing that human beings cannot control life, only their responses to it. By putting into practice the ninety-three witty, wise, and razor-sharp instructions that make up The Art of Living, readers learn to meet the challenges of everyday life successfully and to face life's inevitable losses and disappointments with grace.
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The Manual For Living Annotated

Author : Epictetus
ISBN : 1723769096
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Epictetus was a philosopher, a prominent figure of the Roman stoicism. A real name of this person was unknown because Epictetus was a nickname, translated as bought, that showed his status. Epictetus, while being a slave, was owned by one of the Nero's bodyguards and was brought to Rome with such a status. He was born in Phrygia (Minor Asia). Later, the owner granted him freedom.When he was a slave, Epictetus together with his master went to lectures by Musonius Rufus, a representative of the stoicism. At that time this philosophical trend was very popular, and educated Romans considered it a sign of good manners to go to such lectures. Epictetus highly respected Musonius Rufus and joined himself this flow.
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Applying The Manual For Living

Author : Seth David Chernoff
ISBN : 9781937215026
Genre : Body, Mind & Spirit
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There is no quick fix to life, no magic pill that will resolve your issues or fulfill your dreams. Challenges and obstacles are a natural part of this physical life. Transformation in life requires an ongoing commitment to growth and greatness. Physical fitness requires regular exercise, a focus on healthy eating, a consistent sleep schedule, etc. Taking care of our teeth requires daily brushing, flossing, and semi-annual cleanings. Why wouldn't we commit an equal amount of time or effort to finding lasting happiness, fulfillment, and discovering our true purpose in life? Manual For Living: REALITYis a powerful book, designed to help you tap into your inner truth, and through successful application, access true happiness and fulfillment. This GUIDEBOOK will help you get the most out of Manual For Living: REALITY. All it requires is an investment of fifteen minutes every day, and you will see your life transform right before your eyes. If you want to change your life you have to start RIGHT NOW. Don't wait until tomorrow, next week or next year to make the changes that will improve your quality of life and allow you to find a greater sense of happiness and wellbeing. Fifteen minutes a day and a true commitment to change your life is all that it takes. This guidebook is designed to help you reconnect to your truth, and live your greatness in every waking moment. How do I get the most out of this Guidebook? This Guidebook is the ultimate companion guide to Manual For Living: REALITY, A User's Guide to the Meaning of Life. Each section of this guidebook coincides with a chapter from REALITY, and you may choose to read the section in the book prior to doing the exercises. In actuality, you can use this guidebook any way you desire, as I prefer that you follow your truth and listen to your inner guidance. However, knowledge does not teach, but experience does, and this guidebook is designed to take you through experiences designed to reinvigorate your life. Remember, what you get out will be a direct reflection of what you put in. Some of the exercises may seem trivial but do them anyway. Every exercise will get you closer to what you truly desire. Every daily exercise is broken into FIVE SECTIONS: VIDEO: Everyone who purchases the Companion Guide will be given automatic access to a video for every lesson of the series. REFERENCE: The Exercise & Meditation Companion Guide follows the structure of Manual For Living: REALITY. The reference section pulls pertinent and specific information as it relates to the goal for the day. DAILY MANTRA: Ideally you will read this mantra first thing in the morning and will take it with you throughout the day either in your workbook, or by transcribing it on another sheet of paper. EXERCISE / PRACTICE: Some exercises are more intricate than others, but they will all contribute to your overall well-being and happiness. Take the time to complete the exercise. Don t just do it in your head write it down. It's your workbook USE IT. EVENING MEDITATION: The evening meditations are designed to be read and pondered as you drift off to sleep, allow the meditation to be your focused intention. You are here, in this life for a reason. You have a unique path and purpose that nobody else in the world can fulfill for you. Your job is to discover what that is, and to live it in every waking moment. If you follow my instructions, this guidebook requires only 15 minutes a day for 12 weeks to dramatically change your life. Just remember - whatever it takes your dreams are worth it, YOU ARE WORTH IT!
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How To Attract Your Best Life

Author : Anne Elizabeth Matthews
ISBN : 1500958999
Genre : Self-Help
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This concise 84 page book gets right down to the basics about the Law of Attraction without all the fill found in most books on the topic: such as examples of people who used these natural principles to become rich and famous, or stories about the author's successes using these methods. All of us have created our present reality with these natural laws of attraction, and in this book the author suggests ways to improve what we already have
Category: Self-Help