Shambhala Books on Audio

Shambhala Books on Audio

Shambhala Publications on Audio Download

We are now offering over 20 audio downloads from Shambhala Publications. Shambhala has been publishing books for over 40 years now covering areas such as Buddhism, Eastern Philosophy, and other Spiritual & Metaphysical categories. Many of the audio programs we now feature are available for the first time on audio download. You can browse all their offerings that are available on CD and MP3 download right here:

Shambhala Publications Audio Downloads

And here are some of the titles we're now offering on download:

Scholarly Translations of Spiritual Classics:

-The Art of War Translated by Thomas Cleary

-Siddhartha by Herman Hesse, Translated by Sherab Chodzin Kohn

-The Book of My Life by Teresa of Avila, Translated by Mirabai Starr

-The Tibetan Book of the Dead Translated by Chögyam Trungpa and Francesca Fremantle

-The Way of the Bodhisattva by Shantideva, Translated by Padmakara Translation Group

Audio Programs by Buddhist Nun Pema Chödrön:

-Comfortable with Uncertainty by Pema Chödrön

-Don't Bite the Hook by Pema Chödrön

-The Places that Scare You by Pema Chödrön

-Practicing Peace in Times of War by Pema Chödrön

-Start Where You Are by Pema Chödrön

-This Moment Is the Perfect Teacher by Pema Chödrön

-When Things Fall Apart by Pema Chödrön

-The Wisdom of No Escape by Pema Chödrön

And here are a few other highlights:

-A Brief History of Everything by Ken Wilber

-Perfect Love, Imperfect Relationships by John Welwood

-Ruling Your World by Sakyong Mipham

-True Love: A Practice for Awakening the Heart by Thich Nhat Hanh

Listen to audio samples of all of these titles by clicking the link below:

Shambhala Publications Audio Downloads

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10 Free Meditation Resources

Learn about meditation and ways to meditate with this top ten list of free meditation resources. These resources include guided meditations and relaxation exercises along with lectures about meditation covering areas such as mindfulness, transcendental meditation, and Christian meditation. Listen to or watch these audio & video resources and grow in your spiritual and meditative life. You can browse the top ten list here:

10 Free Meditation Resources

Here are the top five resources:

1. Meditation Class 1: Learn to Meditate

The Meditation Society of Australia has recently put up a meditation class on our site. This free program offers seven keys to meditation that will help those beginning meditation to reach what is referred to as the "intuitive state". After the lesson, you are guided through a meditation with relaxing music to help you along. This program is available as a free MP3 download on LearnOutLoud.com.

2. Meditatio Talks (Meditation Talks): To the Monks of Gethsemani Abbey

Offered by Medio Media and The World Community for Christian Meditation, these are talks delivered by Fr. Laurence Freeman O.S.B. to the Monks of Gethsemani Abbey. In the eight talks featured in this title Fr. Freeman discusses Christian meditation and how to remain in a prayerful state at all times. This free title is available on MP3 download directly through LearnOutLoud.com.

3. Introduction to Your Mind: Two Guided Meditations

Start you day off with these two free guided meditations. They were published by Mi Ka El Mindchanger through our TeachOutLoud self-publishing tool. Through these two 10-minute meditations Mi Ka El leads you through the practice of mindfulness meditation with insights on how to transcend your thoughts & feelings and come into awareness of your true Self. These excellent meditations can be downloaded on MP3 through LearnOutLoud.com and listened to again and again. Thanks Mi Ka El for this great free resource!

4. Alpha Break

Listen to this free 12 Min. MP3 download offered by Effective Learning Systems. This spoken word program is designed to put listeners in a relaxed state both mentally and physically. It can be used again and again at any time during the day. Download this free MP3 from LearnOutLoud.com.

5. Ceaseless Society: Is 24/7 Good for Us?

In this lecture from MIT, author & meditation teacher Jon Kabat-Zinn shares his perspectives on a society that is busy all the time. He provides insights into how we can regard time from the perspective of mindfulness, and suggests that in our effort to be technologically connected to everyone, we often lose connection to our true self. This lecture is available on streaming audio & video as well as MP3 download.

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