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Life of Milarepa

Life of Milarepa

by Lhalungpa, Lobsang P

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Indian edition. A biography of Tibet's most famous yogi, which can be read on several levels - as the life of a great mystic in search of spiritual perfection, as a piece of inspirational literature... (more)

Guide to the Bodhisattva Way of Life

Guide to the Bodhisattva Way of Life

by Shantideva and translated by Allan and Vesna Wallace

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A translation of the Buddhist classic from its original Sanskrit, also taking into account the canonical Tibetan translation. (more)

Machig Labdron and the Foundations of Chod

Machig Labdron and the Foundations of Chod

by Edou, Jerome and Decleer, Hubert

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A translation of the most famous biography of Machig Labdron, the founder of the unique Mahamudra Chod tradition. (more)

Not for Happiness

Not for Happiness

by Dzongsar Jamyang Khyentse Rinpoche

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Do you practice meditation because you want to feel good? Or to help you relax and be "happy"? Then frankly, says Dzongsar Khyentse Rinpoche, you are far better off having a full body massage than... (more)

Guide to the Bodhisattva's Way of Life

Guide to the Bodhisattva's Way of Life

by Shantideva and translated by Stephen Batchelor

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The Bodhisattvacharyavatara is regarded as one of the most profound and compassionate descriptions of the way to achieve the ultimate altruistic mind of enlightenment. (more)

Sky Dancer

Sky Dancer

by Dowman, Keith

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A lively biography of one of Tibet's celebrated enlightened women, with insight into women's role in the Tibetan tradition. (more)

On the Path to Enlightenment

On the Path to Enlightenment

by Ricard, Matthieu

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Great Tibetan masters with profound realization and experience of the path have distilled their advice into powerful, seedlike instructions that get to the heart of the matter. This wonderful... (more)

Masters of Mahamudra

Masters of Mahamudra

by Dowman, Keith

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The lives of the Mahasiddhas, great Indian tantric yogis, who accomplished the supreme realisation of mahamudra. (more)

Blue Annals

Blue Annals

by Roerich, George N

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A landmark in the historical literature of Tibet and an invaluable source of information, compiled by the renowned translator Gos Lotsawa Zonnu dpal (1392-1481). (more)

Dakini Power

Dakini Power

by Haas, Michaela

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Personal reflections and life stories from 12 contemporary female Tibetan Buddhist teachers, both Westerners and Tibetans. (more)

Buddha Within

Buddha Within

by Hookham, Shenpen

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An analysis of the Shentong tradition and how it reconciles its view of emptiness with that of a truly existing, changeless Buddha nature. (more)

Maha-Vairocana-Abhisambodhi Tantra

Maha-Vairocana-Abhisambodhi Tantra

by Hodge, Stephen

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The first complete English translation of this important text, using the Tibetan version with reference to the Chinese, and offering some insight into the origins of tantra in India. (more)

Dhammapada

Dhammapada

by Gedun Chopel

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An English translation of the classic verses on the Dharma set side by side with the Tibetan text. The outstanding Tibetan scholar Gedun Chophel translated this classic work from the Pali into... (more)

Early Chan in China and Tibet

Early Chan in China and Tibet

by Lancaster, Lewis and Whalen Lai

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The complex historical development of Ch'an theory and practice in both China and Tibet. (more)

Awakening the Buddha Within [New Edition]

Awakening the Buddha Within [New Edition]

by Lama Surya Das

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In a marriage of the practical and the profound, Surya Das reveals how sacred wisdom can be integrated into our busy lives. (more)

History of the Sakya Tradition

History of the Sakya Tradition

by Chogay Trichen Rinpoche

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A brief account of the history of the Sakya lineage, from its Indian origins to the Sakya lamas of today. (more)

Mind in Buddhist Psychology

Mind in Buddhist Psychology

by Guenther, Herbert V and Kawamura, Leslie

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A translation of the Necklace of Clear Understanding by Yeshe Gyaltsen, a guide to the functioning of the mind and mental events. (more)

Healing Anger

Healing Anger

by Dalai Lama

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Techniques and methods for developing patience that are very relevant to Buddhists and to everyone seeking to improve themselves. (more)

Wisdom of Buddha

Wisdom of Buddha

by Powers, John

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This sutra is a discourse on untying the knots of confusion that enmesh beings in Samsara. A teaching from the third-turning of the wheel of dharma, it is a central text for the Yogacara school of... (more)

Cult of Tara

Cult of Tara

by Beyer, Stephan

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In-depth study of the living ritual surrounding the devotion of Tara, plus an analysis of Tibetan Buddhist ritual in general. (more)

Tibetan Book of the Dead

Tibetan Book of the Dead

by Thurman, Robert A F

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This new translation preserves the form and spirit of the original whilst being especially prepared for Western readers. (more)

Beyond Religion [Paperback]

Beyond Religion [Paperback]

by Dalai Lama

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New paperback edition. In this sequel to the best selling Ancient Wisdom, Modern World the Dalai Lama enters the contemporary debate about religion versus atheism, and returns to the theme of ethics... (more)

Legend of the Great Stupa

Legend of the Great Stupa

by Dowman, Keith

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Tells the wondrous story of the oldest stupa in the world at Boudhnath, Kathmandu, and also relates the concise biography of Padmasambhava, Guru Rinpoche. (more)

Dalai Lama at Harvard

Dalai Lama at Harvard

by Dalai Lama and Hopkins, Jeffrey

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A series of lectures given by the Dalai Lama at Harvard University, not just providing an introduction to Buddhist theory but covering a wide spectrum of important issues. (more)

Heart Sutra Explained

Heart Sutra Explained

by Lopez, Donald S

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A new insight into the profound Perfection of Wisdom teachings, drawing on previously unexamined commentaries preserved only in Tibetan. (more)

Elegant Sayings

Elegant Sayings

by Nagarjuna and Sakya Pandita

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Translations of the Staff of Wisdom by Nagarjuna and a Precious Treasury of Elegant Sayings by Sakya Pandita. (more)

Advice from Buddha Shakyamuni

Advice from Buddha Shakyamuni

by Dalai Lama

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A brief outline and commentary on the discipline to be observed by a fully ordained Tibetan Buddhist monk. (more)

Six Perfections

Six Perfections

by Geshe Sonam Rinchen and translated by Ruth Sonam

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The six perfections practised by those intent on complete enlightenment for the sake of all beings. (more)

Turning Confusion into Clarity

Turning Confusion into Clarity

by Mingyur Rinpoche and Helen Tworkov with a foreword by Matthieu RIcard

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For anyone interested in Buddhist practice and philosophy, this book gives detailed instruction and friendly and inspiring advice for those embarking on the Tibetan Buddhist path in earnest. (more)

Treasury of Knowledge: Foundations of Buddhist Study and Practice

Treasury of Knowledge: Foundations of Buddhist Study and Practice

by Jamgon Kongtrul Lodro Thaye and translated by Richard Barron

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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 teachings. (more)

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