Produse noi in categoria Filozofie, Principii, Ideologie, Mentalitate - Ultimele aparitii. Sun, 22 Oct 2017 23:51:12 +0300 Sun, 22 Oct 2017 23:51:12 +0300 Copyright 2017 30 ro Zen Brushwork: Focusing the Mind with Calligraphy and Painting https:/ Tanchu Terayama

116,79 Lei
109,78 Lei

With its bold strokes and mystic aura, Zen Calligraphy has fascinated Westerners for decades, yet it remains an abstract, rarely practiced form of expression outside of Asia. Now, Master Calligrapher Tanchu Terayama explains the techniques behind this subtle art and offers step-by-step instructions for practicing it on a professional level. After introducing the basics, Terayama presents a unique meditative warm-up to establish the proper mental attitude needed to release one's creative ...]]>
Fri, 11 Aug 2017 22:50:59 +0300 https:/
Naikan: Gratitude, Grace and the Japanese Art of Self-Reflection https:/ Gregg Krech

62,36 Lei
58,61 Lei

Drawing on Eastern tradition, Naikan is a structured method for intensely meditating on our lives, our interconnections, our missteps. Through Naikan we develop a natural and profound sense of gratitude for blessings bestowed on us by others, blessings that were always there but went unnoticed. This collection of introductory essays, parables, and inspirations explains what Naikan is and how it can be applied to life and celebrations throughout the year.]]>
Fri, 11 Aug 2017 16:58:42 +0300 https:/
The Teachings of Tempu: Practical Meditation for Daily Life https:/ H. E. Davey

91,55 Lei
86,06 Lei

"The Teachings of Tempu: Practical Meditation for Daily Life" details the life and Meditation Techniques of Nakamura Tempu (1876-1968). Mr. Nakamura taught Shin-shin-toitsu-do ("The Way of Mind and Body Unification") for over 50 years and authored bestselling books. He trained over 100,000 people, including members of the Japanese Imperial Family, government officials, business leaders, top athletes, celebrated actors, martial arts experts, and notable novelists. The book ...]]>
Fri, 11 Aug 2017 16:37:49 +0300 https:/
The Japanese Way of the Artist: Living the Japanese Arts and Ways, Brush Meditation, The Japanese Way of the Flower https:/ H. E. Davey

95,72 Lei
89,98 Lei

Ikebana and Tea Ceremony, Karate and Calligraphy — all traditional Japanese Arts and Practices share certain ideals and techniques to achieve the same goals: serenity, mind/body harmony, awareness, and a sense of connection to the Universe. This collection of three complete books provides H. E. Davey’s unique insights into the rich universe of these Japanese spiritual, artistic and martial traditions while introducing the reader to practical examples of two Japanese forms of ...]]>
Fri, 11 Aug 2017 15:13:52 +0300 https:/
Aikido in Japan and The Way Less Traveled https:/ William Thomas Gillespie

120,75 Lei
113,50 Lei

W.T. Gillespie resigned from a developing professional career as a trial attorney in Los Angeles, leaving too his position as an assistant instructor in his home Aikido dojo (training place), and cast aside all the enviable benefits and considerable comforts of life in Southern California to move to Tokyo for a year of intensive study of martial arts at the Aikikai World Headquarters. Set against the calendar of annual events at the Aikikai World Headquarters Hombu Dojo in Tokyo, ...]]>
Tue, 08 Aug 2017 23:55:13 +0300 https:/
Bushido, the Soul of Japan https:/ Inazo Nitobe

33,33 Lei
31,33 Lei

Bushido, The Soul of Japan is, along with the classic text Hagakure by Tsunetomo Yamamoto, a study of the way of the samurai. A best-seller in its day, it was read by many influential foreigners, among them President Theodore Roosevelt, President John F. Kennedy and Robert Baden-Powell. It may well have shaped Baden-Powell's ideas on the Boy Scout movement he founded.As Japan underwent deep transformations of its traditional lifestyle while forging into a modern nation, Nitobe ...]]>
Sat, 30 Oct 2010 19:19:46 +0300 https:/
The Book of Five Rings https:/ Miyamoto Musashi

33,33 Lei
31,33 Lei

Miyamoto Musashi\'s Go Rin no Sho or the book of five rings, is considered a classic treatise on military strategy, much like Sun Tzu\'s The Art of War and Chanakya\'s Arthashastra.The five "books" refer to the idea that there are different elements of battle, just as there are different physical elements in life, as described by Buddhism, Shinto, and other Eastern religions. Through the book Musashi defends his thesis: a man who conquers himself is ready to take it on on the ...]]>
Sat, 30 Oct 2010 19:17:48 +0300 https:/
Hagakure: Book of the Samurai https:/ Yamamoto Tsunetomo

50,01 Lei
47,01 Lei

Hagakure (Ky jitai: Shinjitai: meaning In the shadow the Leaves or hidden leaves.), is a practical and spiritual guide for a warrior, drawn from a collection of commentaries by the samurai Yamamoto Tsunetomo, a former retainer to Nabeshima Mitsushige, the third ruler of what is now the Saga prefecture in Japan.Tsuramoto Tashiro compiled these commentaries from his conversations with Tsunetomo from 1709 to 1716 and recorded Tsunetomo's views on bushido, the warrior code of the ...]]>
Sat, 30 Oct 2010 19:12:39 +0300 https:/
Zen and Japanese Culture https:/ Daisetz T Suzuki

104,06 Lei
97,82 Lei

"Zen and Japanese Culture" is one of the twentieth century's leading works on Zen, and a valuable source for those wishing to understand its concepts in the context of Japanese life and art. In simple, often poetic, language, Daisetz Suzuki describes his conception of Zen and its historical evolution. He connects Zen to the philosophy of the samurai, and subtly portrays the relationship between Zen and swordsmanship, haiku, tea ceremonies, and the Japanese love of nature. Suzuki's contemplative ...]]>
Fri, 27 Aug 2010 21:41:30 +0300 https:/
Narrow Road to the Interior (and Other Writings) https:/ Matsuo Basho

79,04 Lei
74,30 Lei

Here is the most complete single-volume collection of the writings of one of the great luminaries of Asian literature. Basho (1644–1694)—who elevated the haiku to an art form of utter simplicity and intense spiritual beauty—is best known in the West as the author of Narrow Road to the Interior, a travel diary of linked prose and haiku that recounts his journey through the far northern provinces of Japan. This volume includes a masterful translation of this celebrated work ...]]>
Thu, 11 Feb 2010 16:11:34 +0200 https:/
Shinto: The Kami Way https:/ Sokyo Ono

54,01 Lei
50,77 Lei

"An excellently rounded introduction by an eminent Shinto scholar". (Library Journal)Shinto, the indigenous faith of the Japanese people, continues to fascinate and mystify both the casual visitor to Japan and the long-time resident. This wonderful introduction unveils Shinto's spiritual characteristics and discusses the architecture and function of Shinto shrines. Further examination of Shinto's lively festivals, worship, music and sacred regalia illustrates Shinto's influence on all levels of ...]]>
Thu, 11 Feb 2010 12:55:06 +0200 https:/
Bushido: Samurai Ethics and the Soul of Japan https:/ Inazo Nitobe

37,33 Lei
35,09 Lei

In this eloquent work, Nitobé eloquently explains the persistence of feudal Japan's morals, ethics, and etiquette into modern times. He takes a far-reaching approach, drawing examples from indigenous traditions — Buddhism, Shintoism, Confucianism, and the philosophies of samurai and sages — as well as from ancient and modern Western thinkers.]]>
Thu, 01 Jan 1970 00:00:00 +0200 https:/
Bushido: The Way of the Samurai https:/ Yamamoto Tsunetomo

41,50 Lei
39,01 Lei

In eighteenth-century Japan, Tsunetomo Yamamoto created the Hagakure, a document that served as the basis for samurai warrior behavior. Its guiding principles greatly influenced the Japanese ruling class and shaped the underlying character of the Japanese psyche, from businessmen to soldiers. Bushido is the first English translation of the Hagakure. This work provides a powerful message aimed at the mind and spirit of the samurai warrior. It offers beliefs that are difficult for the Western ...]]>
Thu, 01 Jan 1970 00:00:00 +0200 https:/