small selection of the many books I've read over the years that have inspired
and shaped me
Chance To See
one of the greatest books EVER.
also wrote some books about Hitchhiking that shows the earth and all it's upright
inhabitants as they truly are. Mostly harmless
may also care for his Dirk Gently novels. I know I do. No doubt
House of The Spirits
wonderful book. Best first chapter ever and best last page ever. Brilliant
recently 2nd hand and read with love. A brilliant account of the end of the innocense
in Tibet! I have since gone out and found out what Chogyam Trungpa did next...
and it's quite a lot
Deeply recommended, any writings of Petrul Rinpoche. A small part of which can
be found at the beginning of MUDRA by Chogyam Trungpa
book. Possibly the strangest story ever and possibly the best
Highly, highly and deeply recommended to All to read
Scabies and The Holy Grail
may be biased coz of my love for Rat, But, this book was THE most enjoyable, fascinating,
funny, enlightening wondrous read Ever. An utter joy on every page. Brilliantly
of the Silent Planet / Perelandra (Voyage to Venus) / That Hideous Strength
read all the Harry Potter books, finished reading Lord Of The Rings and done all
the Narnia books. Now it is time for Lewis' Classic Sci Fi trilogy. All the more
inspiring when you realize Lewis had these in the bag before his close friend
Tolkien, had finished writing Lord of the Rings, 60 years ago!
recommended; The Screwtape Letters
whoever borrowed my Illustrated edition..Return what is MINE!
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of Tao. (The secret life of a Taoist Master)
if you study Tai Chi before you read this. Or maybe it will inspire you to take
up Tai Chi. Either way, the 2 are inseparable
highly recommended; 365 Tao (daily meditations)
(volumes 1 to 10)
released thru the years as comic books. Now compiled in 10 volumes
reading, I'm up to book 5 so far! With the full set on order
suggest you start your collection Now!
in a Meditation Center
is a brilliant read, I bought 4 copies from The Healing Tree in Glastonbury to
give away to Girl Friends and pass on because I thought it needed to be shared
of a Yogi
Yoga, Go Yoga, Go Yoga! A Wonderful read and the only book that explains GENESIS
with real understanding. Big in the 70's and still essential for modern life
recommended Yoganandas interpretation of the 4 Gospels
/ Jonathon Livingston Seagull / One / Running From Safety / etc...
pretty good and highly recommended reading from a truly inspiring writer
all down to interpretation isn't it really!
Let's just please not make a religion out of it and spoil it for everyone else,
Dignity of Difference
to avoid the clash of civilizations)
heavy but brilliant read. I kept underlining so many passages to steal to use
inspirational and essential
/ The Glass Bead Game / Steppenwolf / Gertrude / and more...
stuff. I do believe I've read all his books now and am quite looking forward to
reading them all over again
oh Milligan, You forgot to take your pill agin
now you're dead, It must be said
told you you wuz ill agin'!
Tao of Love and Sex
for Life (live disease-free with the Tao)
oh Jolan, where would I be without you. Two of my favourite books and the main
inspiration for always wanting to ride my bicycle. Thank you Mr Chang
for Heavens sake, when you read it, do it with a higher mentality than that of
behind the bikesheds tittering. It's a Lot More than just holding your 'ching'
in people! There's reason and method and so much more to understand, so read it
every 3 years and you may start to understand.
Man Who Planted Trees
A Fire The Life of BOB MARLEY
you think Bob just played Reggae and got high? Jah Rastafari. This book blew my
mind. Irie. Read it and weep with joy and realization
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Decides To Die / The Alchemist / The Valkeries etc..
Richard Bach, all good awakening reads
SHAUN. Discover Inner Peace with Shaun The Sheep
awesome. Respect most high to Ardmann
possibly the greatest book ever written on how to live life!?
Chi Chaun in Theory and Practice
written understanding of the supreme ultimate that is Tai Chi
a Blackmore y'know! But not related unfortunately
will be recommending more as soon as I Find and read them
now I've read Perlycross. Blimey Mr B, you do like to wander!