Random House: Bringing You the Best in Fiction, Nonfiction, and Children's Books
Authors
Books
eBooks
Newletters and Alerts
114 books in Philosophy - Eastern

Subscribe to our RSS/XML feed with web-based news readers.
Click your choice:

RSS
RSS PDF
Atom Feed
Add to Google

Sort: Author   Bestselling  Format   Date   Price   Title  
Chi
Chi
Written by Waysun Liao
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590306956
Our Price: $14.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Chi
Discovering Your Life Energy
Written by Waysun Liao


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: July 14, 2009
Price: $14.95

Chi is the invisible energy of life that flows in and around us throughout the universe. Used skillfully, it can have a remarkable effect on health and vitality—to the degree that you’d be tempted to call it magical, if it weren’t so completely natural. Here is a perfect introduction to chi... Read more >
The Art of War
The Art of War
Written by Sun Tzu, Translated by Denma Translation Group
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590307281
Our Price: $11.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

The Art of War
Translation, Essays, and Commentary by the Denma Translation Group
Written by Sun Tzu
Translated by Denma Translation Group


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: June 9, 2009
Price: $11.95

Conflict is an inevitable part of life, according to this ancient Chinese classic of strategy, but everything necessary to respond to conflict wisely, thoroughly, and victoriously is right before us at all times. The key to skillful action in any situation is in knowing those things that make up the environment... Read more >
The Philosophy of Tai Chi Chuan
The Philosophy of Tai Chi Chuan
Written by Freya Boedicker and Martin Boedicker
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781583942635
Our Price: $14.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

The Philosophy of Tai Chi Chuan
Wisdom from Confucius, Lao Tzu, and Other Great Thinkers
Written by Freya Boedicker and Martin Boedicker


Format: Hardcover, 120 pages
On Sale: April 14, 2009
Price: $14.95

The essence of Tai Chi Chuan lies in the rich philosophy of ancient China. While most Tai Chi practitioners are aware of the value that studying Chinese philosophy can bring to their practice, it is often difficult to pick out those texts that are most relevant to Tai Chi and connected... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Vitality, Energy, Spirit
Vitality, Energy, Spirit
Translated by Thomas Cleary
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590306888
Our Price: $29.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Vitality, Energy, Spirit
A Taoist Sourcebook
Translated by Thomas Cleary


Format: Trade Paperback, 312 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2009
Price: $29.95

The “three treasures” of human life—vitality, energy, and spirit—are envisioned in Taoist thought as the source of creativity, capability, and intelligence. This comprehensive anthology traces the teachings on these three treasures through the long history of Taoism, highlighting the quintessential works on their practical application for mental and physical well-being. Along... Read more >
The Essential Yoga Sutra
The Essential Yoga Sutra
Written by Geshe Michael Roach and Lama Christie McNally
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307499974
Our Price: $11.99
amazon.com
barnesandnoble.com
borders.com
Google eBookStore
kobobooks.com
more>>
The Essential Yoga Sutra
Ancient Wisdom for Your Yoga
Written by Geshe Michael Roach and Lama Christie McNally


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: February 4, 2009
Price: $11.99

The Yoga Sutra of Patanjali is a classic Sanskrit treatise consisting of 195 “threads,” or aphorisms, describing the process of liberation through yoga. Although little is known about Patanjali (most scholars estimate that he lived in India circa 200–300 b.c.), his writings have long been recognized as a vital contribution to... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
The Quantum and the Lotus
The Quantum and the Lotus
Written by Matthieu Ricard and Trinh Xuan Thuan
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307566126
Our Price: $11.99
amazon.com
barnesandnoble.com
borders.com
Google eBookStore
kobobooks.com
more>>
The Quantum and the Lotus
A Journey to the Frontiers Where Science and Buddhism Meet
Written by Matthieu Ricard and Trinh Xuan Thuan


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: February 4, 2009
Price: $11.99

Matthieu Ricard trained as a molecular biologist, working in the lab of a Nobel prize—winning scientist, but when he read some Buddhist philosophy, he became drawn to Buddhism. Eventually he left his life in science to study with Tibetan teachers, and he is now a Buddhist monk and translator for the... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Alchemists, Mediums, and Magicians
Alchemists, Mediums, and Magicians
Translated by Thomas Cleary
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590306598
Our Price: $22.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Alchemists, Mediums, and Magicians
Stories of Taoist Mystics
Translated by Thomas Cleary


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: January 13, 2009
Price: $22.95

Here is an introduction to the magical and mystical realm of Taoism through biographical and historical sketches of Taoist adepts over two thousand years. This panoramic view of the many faces of Taoism and its intimate connection with Chinese culture and society includes intriguing accounts of the Taoist secret societies that... Read more >
The Way of Leadership
The Way of Leadership
Read by David Warrilow and Michael O'Keefe, Translated by Thomas Cleary
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9781590306550
Our Price: $29.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

The Way of Leadership
Timeless Strategies for Success from Zen and Taoist Masters
Read by David Warrilow and Michael O'Keefe
Translated by Thomas Cleary


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: January 13, 2009
Price: $29.95

Proven to be invaluable resources for anyone in a position of power, here are three of China’s greatest classical works on leadership, warriorship, and strategy:

   •  The Art of War. Read by David Warrilow. This timeless guide is perhaps the most influential book of strategy in the world... Read more >
Yoga Gems
Yoga Gems
Edited by Georg Feuerstein, Ph.D.
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307493491
Our Price: $13.99
amazon.com
barnesandnoble.com
borders.com
Google eBookStore
kobobooks.com
more>>
Yoga Gems
A Treasury of Practical and Spiritual Wisdom from Ancient and Modern Masters
Edited by Georg Feuerstein, Ph.D.


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: December 10, 2008
Price: $13.99

Here is an inspirational and accessible introduction to the deep inner wisdom of yoga gathered from sources both ancient and modern by one of America’s most respected yoga scholars.

YOGA GEMS

For the millions of Americans who now practice yoga regularly, here is the perfect introduction to the rich philosophical and spiritual tradition... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Integral Life Practice
Integral Life Practice
Written by Ken Wilber, Terry Patten, Adam Leonard and Marco Morelli
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590304679
Our Price: $22.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Integral Life Practice
A 21st-Century Blueprint for Physical Health, Emotional Balance, Mental Clarity, and Spiritual Awakening
Written by Ken Wilber, Terry Patten, Adam Leonard and Marco Morelli


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2008
Price: $22.95

Over the last thirty-five years, Ken Wilber has developed an Integral "theory of everything" that makes sense of how all the world's knowledge systems—East and West; ancient, modern, and postmodern—fit together and can elevate our awareness. Drawing on science, psychology, human development, spirituality, religion, and dozens of other fields, Integral Theory... Read more >
Mindful Economics
Mindful Economics
Written by Joel Magnuson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583228470
Our Price: $27.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Mindful Economics
How the U.S. Economy Works, Why it Matters, and How it Could Be Different
Written by Joel Magnuson


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: September 2, 2008
Price: $27.95

Are the huge profits garnered by corporations each year a case of a few bad apples in the business world taking advantage of unmonitored dealings? Is this consolidation of wealth made at the expense of the overall economy and the wellbeing of the average citizen? Will the planet be saved by... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
The Art of Japanese Swordsmanship
The Art of Japanese Swordsmanship
Written by Nicklaus Suino
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590304839
Our Price: $32.50
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

The Art of Japanese Swordsmanship
A Manual of Eishin-Ryu Iaido
Written by Nicklaus Suino


Format: Trade Paperback, 264 pages
On Sale: July 8, 2008
Price: $32.50

The original purpose of iaido was to slay an opponent with one stroke of the sword upon unsheathing; today it is practiced as a martial art, one that improves concentration, develops strength and coordination, and cultivates awareness of an ancient culture and its traditions. This manual of Eishin-Ryu (or "Pure Faith")... Read more >
The Backdoor to Enlightenment
The Backdoor to Enlightenment
Written by Za Rinpoche and Ashley Nebelsieck
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780767928496
Our Price: $11.99
amazon.com
barnesandnoble.com
borders.com
Google eBookStore
kobobooks.com
more>>
The Backdoor to Enlightenment
Eight Steps to Living Your Dreams and Changing Your World
Written by Za Rinpoche and Ashley Nebelsieck


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2008
Price: $11.99

Everyone dreams of a better life. All the things you’ve ever wanted — happiness, loving relationships, well-being, abundance, and peace of mind — are all qualities of enlightenment, a way of embracing our fullest potential that seemed unavailable to us, until now.

For thousands of years, the secret to enlightenment has... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
The Backdoor to Enlightenment
The Backdoor to Enlightenment
Written by Za Rinpoche and Ashley Nebelsieck
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780767927406
Our Price: $14.00
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

The Backdoor to Enlightenment
Eight Steps to Living Your Dreams and Changing Your World
Written by Za Rinpoche and Ashley Nebelsieck


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2008
Price: $14.00

Everyone dreams of a better life. All the things you’ve ever wanted — happiness, loving relationships, well-being, abundance, and peace of mind — are all qualities of enlightenment, a way of embracing our fullest potential that seemed unavailable to us, until now.

For thousands of years, the secret to enlightenment has...

Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
The Art of War
The Art of War
Written by Sun Tzu, Read by David Warrilow, Translated by Thomas Cleary
Format: Abridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9781590305478
Our Price: $12.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

The Art of War

Written by Sun Tzu
Read by David Warrilow
Translated by Thomas Cleary


Format: Abridged Compact Disc
On Sale: February 12, 2008
Price: $12.95

Compiled more than two thousand years ago by a mysterious warrior-philosopher, The Art of War is still perhaps the most prestigious and influential book of strategy in the world. As a study of the anatomy of organizations in conflict, The Art of War applies to competition and conflict in general, on... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a paperback.
Tales of the Dancing Dragon
Tales of the Dancing Dragon
Written by Eva Wong
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590305232
Our Price: $19.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Tales of the Dancing Dragon
Stories of the Tao
Written by Eva Wong


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: November 13, 2007
Price: $19.95

<p class="MsoNormal">Here, Taoist practitioner Eva Wong offers a colorful treatment of the history and evolution of Taoism, told through traditional teaching tales. These tales, which Wong first heard as a child growing up in Hong Kong, are gleaned from the local storytellers and the uncensored chronicles known as yeshi—the wild history... Read more >
Teachings of the Buddha
Teachings of the Buddha
Edited by Jack Kornfield
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781590305089
Our Price: $7.99
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Teachings of the Buddha

Edited by Jack Kornfield


Format: Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: October 9, 2007
Price: $7.99

This treasury of essential Buddhist writings draws from the most popular Indian, Tibetan, Chinese, and Japanese sources. Among the selections are some of the earliest recorded sayings of the Buddha on the practice of freedom, passages from later Indian scriptures on the perfection of wisdom, verses from Tibetan masters on the... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback and a trade paperback.
Eastern Philosophy For Beginners
Eastern Philosophy For Beginners
Written by Jim Powell, Illustrated by Joe Lee
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781934389072
Our Price: $16.99
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Eastern Philosophy For Beginners

Written by Jim Powell
Illustrated by Joe Lee


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: August 21, 2007
Price: $16.99

The spiritual rewards and intellectual challenges of Eastern philosophy are revealed in this visually stunning book, illustrated by Joe Lee and with 19th-century engravings. Eastern philosophy is not only an intellectual pursuit, but one that involves one’s entire being. Much of it is so deeply entwined with the non-intellectual art of... Read more >
The Art of Peace
The Art of Peace
Written by Morihei Ueshiba
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781590304488
Our Price: $6.99
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

The Art of Peace

Written by Morihei Ueshiba


Format: Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: April 3, 2007
Price: $6.99

<p style="line-height: 150%;"> The real way of the warrior is based on compassion, wisdom, fearlessness, and love of nature. So taught the great Morihei Ueshiba (1883–1969), founder of the Japanese martial art of Aikido. Aikido is a disciple Ueshiba called the “Art of Peace.” It offers a nonviolent way to victory... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover, package and a trade paperback.
Shambhala: The Sacred Path of the Warrior
Shambhala: The Sacred Path of the Warrior
Written by Chogyam Trungpa
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781590304518
Our Price: $7.99
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Shambhala: The Sacred Path of the Warrior

Written by Chogyam Trungpa


Format: Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: March 27, 2007
Price: $7.99

<p style="line-height: 150%;"> There is a basic human wisdom that can help solve the world’s problems. It doesn’t belong to any one culture or region or religious tradition—though it can be found in many of them throughout history. It’s what Chögyam Trungpa called the sacred path of the warrior. The sacred... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback and a trade paperback.
The Buddha Said...
The Buddha Said...
Written by Osho
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781842931158
Our Price: $19.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

The Buddha Said...
Meeting the Challenge of Life's Difficulties
Written by Osho


Format: Trade Paperback, 464 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2007
Price: $19.95

This rich and refreshing book invites us to travel with the Buddha on a path of radical wisdom. In his inimitable style, Osho interprets the "Sutra of Forty-Two Chapters" - a scripture compiled by a Chinese emperor in the first century C.E. - using wonderful contemporary anecdotes to make profound points... Read more >
Budo Mind and Body
Budo Mind and Body
Written by Nicklaus Suino
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780834805736
Our Price: $16.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Budo Mind and Body
Training Secrets of the Japanese Martial Arts
Written by Nicklaus Suino


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: January 9, 2007
Price: $16.95

Budo is about learning more than how to fight; true budo is a way of seeking and uncovering meaning in life. Here, Nicklaus Suino, one of the leading iaido teachers in North America, gives expert advice on how to get the most from training in traditional Japanese martial arts such as... Read more >
Ruling Your World
Ruling Your World
Written by Sakyong Mipham
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780767920803
Our Price: $13.99
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Ruling Your World
Ancient Strategies For Modern Life
Written by Sakyong Mipham


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: October 10, 2006
Price: $13.99

You’re stuck in the airport security line, late for a flight. The line isn’t moving. You’re angry at the security personnel for taking so long, you’re irritated at the other passengers for having so much stuff, you’re mad at your boss for sending you on this trip in the first place... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
In the Dojo
In the Dojo
Written by Dave Lowry
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780834805729
Our Price: $18.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

In the Dojo
A Guide to the Rituals and Etiquette of the Japanese Martial Arts
Written by Dave Lowry


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: September 26, 2006
Price: $18.95

Beginning students in Japanese martial arts, such as karate, judo, aikido, iaido, kyudo, and kendo, learn that when they are in the dojo (the practice space), they must don their practice garb with ritual precision, address their teacher and senior students in a specific way, and follow certain unwritten but deeply... Read more >
I Ching
I Ching
Written by Thomas Cleary
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781590304037
Our Price: $5.99
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

I Ching
The Book of Change
Written by Thomas Cleary


Format: Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: September 12, 2006
Price: $5.99

<p >The I Ching (Book of Change) is considered the oldest of the Chinese classics, and has throughout Chinese history commanded unsurpassed prestige and popularity. Containing several layers of text and given numerous levels of interpretation, the I Ching has been venerated for more than three thousand years as an oracle... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
View pages: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5
Page 4 of 5
View past category highlights: