Special Offer Buddhist Academic, Scholarly  & Research Titles

Special Offer Buddhist Academic, Scholarly & Research Titles

A special offer selection of Buddhist and related academic titles published by a wide range of university presses and publishers.

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White Lama [Sale Edition]

White Lama [Sale Edition]

by Veenhof, Douglas

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Sale edition.This remarkable book will throw light on a great early traveller and pioneer of Tibetan Buddhism in the 1930s. (more)

Concise Dictionary of Buddhism and Zen [Sale Edition]

Concise Dictionary of Buddhism and Zen [Sale Edition]

by Kohn, Michael H and Fischer-Schreiber, Ingrid

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New/Red dot copies. Designed to help the reader through the maze of unfamiliar Buddhist terms and concepts, this reference work also includes details on the variety of different sects, schools of... (more)

Modern Buddhist Bible [Sale Edition]

Modern Buddhist Bible [Sale Edition]

by Lopez, Donald S

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Sale edition. The American edition of Modern Buddhism by Lopez. An anthology of writings on Buddhism and its evolution as a modern religion in which Lopez argues that Western Buddhism is as... (more)

Women Practicing Buddhism [Brand New Sale Edition]

Women Practicing Buddhism [Brand New Sale Edition]

by Gregory, Peter N and Susanne Mrozik

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Brand new copy. Thoughtful, personal essays on Buddhist practice by spiritual and artistic Buddhist luminaries, such as Bell Hooks, Jane Hirshfield, Meredith Monk, Wendy Gyoku Nakao and others. (more)

Treasury of Knowledge: Indo-Tibetan Classical Learning [Sale Edition]

Treasury of Knowledge: Indo-Tibetan Classical Learning [Sale Edition]

by Jamgon Kongtrul Lodro Thaye and translated by Gyurme Dorje

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New / Red dot copies. In Tibetan religious literature, Jamgon Kongtrul`s Treasury of Knowledge in ten volumes stands out as a unique encyclopedic masterpiece embodying the entire range of Buddhist... (more)

Approaching the Land of Bliss [Sale Edition]

Approaching the Land of Bliss [Sale Edition]

by Payne , Richard Karl and Tanaka, Kenneth K

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Brand new. A rich collection of studies of texts and practices devoted to the Buddha Amitabha, ranging from Japan to Tibet and from medieval times to the present. (more)

Buddhism Between Tibet and China [Sale Edition]

Buddhism Between Tibet and China [Sale Edition]

by Kapstein, Matthew

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Brand new. A collection of essays which probe the nature of the Buddhist relationship between Tibet and China, from the Tang dynasty (618-907 CE) to the present, including scholarship, the fine arts,... (more)

Buddhist Teaching in India [New Sale Edition]

Buddhist Teaching in India [New Sale Edition]

by Bronkhorst, Johannes

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Brand new. An overview tracking the development of Buddhist teachings both within the larger Indian context and among Buddhism's many schools. In these pages, we discover the roots of the doctrinal... (more)

Fundamental Wisdom of the Middle Way [Sale Edition]

Fundamental Wisdom of the Middle Way [Sale Edition]

by Nishijima, Gudo Wafu & Warner, Brad

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Brand new. A highly readable and practical translation of Nagarjuna's classic text which has the original sanskrit, a word by word transliteration, a verse by verse English translation by Gudo Wafu... (more)

Lives Lived, Lives Imagined [Sale Edition]

Lives Lived, Lives Imagined [Sale Edition]

by Covill, Linda and Ulrike Roesler and Sarah Shaw

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Brand new. Sale edition. An amazing collection of cross-traditional accounts of the lives of Buddhist practitioners. From the Buddha in ancient India to Sri Lanka, to a nun living in modern day Los... (more)

Dignity and Discipline [Sale Edition]

Dignity and Discipline [Sale Edition]

by Mohr, Thea and Jampa Tsedroen

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Brand new. This is a collection of essays taken from a global conference on nun's bhiksuni ordination from all traditions, that took place in Hamburg. This book shows a shift toward granting women... (more)

Contemporary Visions in Tibetan Studies [Sale Edition]

Contemporary Visions in Tibetan Studies [Sale Edition]

by Dotson, Brandon with Kalsang Norbu Gurung, Georgios Halkias, and Tim Myatt

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Brand new sale edition. An important collection of the very latest contributions to the field of Tibetology by its younger leading lights, covering history, culture, and religion, an engagements with... (more)

Lotus and the Lion [Sale Edition]

Lotus and the Lion [Sale Edition]

by Franklin, J Jeffrey

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Sale edition. Traces the historical and cultural origins of Buddhism coming to the West and the pivotal role played in England. (more)

Yoga in Practice [Sale Edition]

Yoga in Practice [Sale Edition]

by White, David Gordon

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Sale edition. An important anthology of primary texts on yoga, from ancient times to today. (more)

Introduction to Buddhist Philosophy [Sale Edition]

Introduction to Buddhist Philosophy [Sale Edition]

by Laumakis, Stephen J

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New copy. In this clearly written undergraduate textbook, Laumakis explains the origin and development of Buddhist ideas and concepts, focusing on the philosophical ideas and arguments presented and... (more)

Gandhari Version of the Rhinoceros Sutra

Gandhari Version of the Rhinoceros Sutra

by Salomon, Richard and Glass, Andrew

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A companion work to Ancient Buddhist Scrolls from Gandhara from the University of Washington Early Buddhist Manuscripts Project. (more)

Absolute Delusion, Perfect Buddhahood

Absolute Delusion, Perfect Buddhahood

by Hubbard, Jamie

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Brand new. The San-chieh, or Three Levels, was an influential Chinese Buddhist movement during the Sui and T'ang dynasties which was banned and supressed by the authorities. (more)

Currents and Countercurrents

Currents and Countercurrents

by Buswell, Robert E

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Brand new. In East Asia perhaps the most important countercurrent of influence came from Korea, the focus of this volume. (more)

Platform Sutra of the Sixth Patriarch

Platform Sutra of the Sixth Patriarch

by McRae, John R

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The Platform Sutra of the Sixth Patriarch consists of a record of the teachings of Hui-neng, the Sixth Patriarch of the Chan School in China, recorded by his disciple Fahai, and is known by several... (more)

Sutra on the Concentration of Sitting Meditation

Sutra on the Concentration of Sitting Meditation

by Yamabe Nobuyoshi, Sueki Fumihiko

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The Sutra on the Concentration of Sitting Meditation summarizes the methods of spiritual training employed by a number of Indian practitioners. (more)

Great Image [Shambhala Sale Edition]

Great Image [Shambhala Sale Edition]

by Ani Jinba Palmo

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New/Red dot copies. A translation of the Great Image, the autobiography of Vairochana, one of the most important figures in Tibetan Buddhist history. (more)

Two Truths Debate [Sale Edition]

Two Truths Debate [Sale Edition]

by Sonam Thakchoe

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Brand new sale edition. This comparative analysis examines the differing approaches taken by two great Buddhist scholars, Lama Tsong Khapa and Gorampa, towards the interpretation of the two truths,... (more)

In Praise of Dharmadhatu [Brand New Sale Copies]

In Praise of Dharmadhatu [Brand New Sale Copies]

by Nagarjuna with commentary by the Third Karmapa, translated by Karl Brunnholz

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Brand new. This book is primarily about Buddha nature - called dharmadhatu here - the potential in all living beings to awaken to their mind's primordial true nature, thus freeing themselves and... (more)

Buddha and Dr Fuhrer [Sale Edition]

Buddha and Dr Fuhrer [Sale Edition]

by Allen, Charles

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Sale edition. The true story of the archaeological scandal that surrounded the discovery in 1898 of an inscribed casket said to contain the ashes of the Buddha, set against the background of the high... (more)

Luminous Essence [Sale Edition]

Luminous Essence [Sale Edition]

by Jamgon Mipham and translated by the Dharmachakra Translation Committee

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Brand new. Composed by the great Tibetan master Mipham Rinpoche, this scholarly text provides an overview of the Guhyagarbha - the most important tantra of the Nyingma school of Tibetan Buddhism. (more)

Resurrecting Candrakirti [Sale Edition]

Resurrecting Candrakirti [Sale Edition]

by Vose, Kevin

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Brand new. This study focuses on the famous work of the great Indian master Chandrakirti, whose highly influential interpretations of his guru Nagarjuna's teachings were in fact part of the basis for... (more)

Mourning the Unborn Dead [Sale Edition]

Mourning the Unborn Dead [Sale Edition]

by Wilson, Jeff

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Brand new. Abortion is common in Japan and as a consequence one of the frequently performed rituals in Japanese Buddhism is mizuko-kuyo, a ceremony for aborted and miscarried fetuses. (more)

Poems of Hanshan [Sale Edition]

Poems of Hanshan [Sale Edition]

by Han Shan and translated by Peter Hobson

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Sale edition. Hanshan, which means Cold Mountain, was the pseudonym adopted by an unknown hermit who lived in China as a hermit 1,200 years ago. The poems collected under his name have had an immense... (more)

Establishing a Pure Land on Earth [Sale Edition]

Establishing a Pure Land on Earth [Sale Edition]

by Chandler, Stuart

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Brand new. A major study of one of the largest and most influential modern Chinese Buddhist movements, Foguangshan, led by master Xingyun, or Hsing Yun. (more)

Heart Sutra in Calligraphy [Sale Edition]

Heart Sutra in Calligraphy [Sale Edition]

by Van Ghelue, Nadja

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Brand new. With an embossed cover and full page calligraphic art throughout, the Heart Sutra in Calligraphy is a beautiful gift and a unique resource for study and refection. It presents one of the... (more)

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