Arvind Sharma - Philosophy - 2004 - 181 pages
Explores deep sleep (susupti), one of the three states of consciousness in Advaita Vedanta, and the major role it plays in this philosophy.
James Daryl Sellmann - Philosophy - 2002 - 265 pages
Written by Lu Buwei, Master Lu's Spring and Autumn Annals influenced the king who became China's first emperor. In this text, Sellmann (philosophy and East Asian studies, U. of ...
Robert E. Carter - Philosophy - 2001 - 258 pages
Examines the influence of Shintoism, Confucianism, Buddhism, and Zen Buddhism on Japanese ethics, with implications for our understanding of various social, economic, and ...
Stephen Eskildsen - History - 2004 - 274 pages
Explores the religion developed by the Quanzhen Taoists, who sought to cultivate the mind not only through seated meditation, but also throughout the daily activities of life.
Wei Wu Wei - Body, Mind & Spirit - 1999 - 112 pages
There seems to have been a time at which sentient beings have not escaped from the dungeon of individuality. In the East, liberation was elaborated into a fine art, but it may ...