Tibetan Books

Tibet inherited and preserved the vast wealth of Indian Buddhism almost in its entirety, encompassing the three main "vehicles" of teaching - Hinayana, Mahayana and Vajrayana. Here are extensive listings of titles from the four main schools of Tibetan Buddhism - Nyingma, Kagyu, Sakya and Gelug - along with comprehensive listings of books on Dzogchen and the Kadampa teachings.

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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)

Deity Yoga

Deity Yoga

by Lama Tsong Khapa and Dalai Lama and Hopkins, Jeffrey

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A continuation of Tantra in Tibet, with a commentary by the Dalai Lama. (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)

Spaciousness

Spaciousness

by Dowman, Keith

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This famous seminal text of radical Dzogchen provides a profound yet simple poetic statement of how it is to immerse oneself in the matrix of the now and recognize Buddha. It is the personal... (more)

Tibetan Book of Living and Dying [New Edition]

Tibetan Book of Living and Dying [New Edition]

by Sogyal Rinpoche

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New edition.20th Anniversary. This runaway bestseller explains the Tibetan understanding of what happens when a person dies, and shows how we can use this knowledge to help the dying, face the death... (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)

Kopan Meditation Course 1982

Kopan Meditation Course 1982

by Lama Thubten Zopa and Lama Thubten Yeshe

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Transcripts of the 15th Kopan course, covering the entire Lam Rim, or Graduated Path to Enlightenment. (more)

Openness Clarity Sensitivity

Openness Clarity Sensitivity

by Rigdzin Shikpo

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In this series of talks the author stresses the importance of having confidence in the nature of mind - the indestructible heart essence of our being. (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)

Jewel Ornament of Liberation

Jewel Ornament of Liberation

by Gampopa and Khenpo Konchog Gyeltsen Rinpoche

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A new translation of this master work of Tibetan Buddhism. This text provides a complete foundation for Buddhist study and practice. (more)

Secret Buddhism

Secret Buddhism

by Kalu Rinpoche

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The essentials of Vajrayana, mantra, empowerments, the six yogas of Naropa, Chod, Pure Land, and the six bardos. (more)

Miraculous 16th Karmapa

Miraculous 16th Karmapa

by Levine, Norma

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This book gives us a rare and intimate insight into the incredible personality of the man who was the previous, 16th Karmapa. His mere presence, akin to a powerful force of nature, would deeply... (more)

Path of Heroes [2 Vols]

Path of Heroes [2 Vols]

by Zhechen Gyaltsab and with instructions by Tarthang Tulku

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The Nyingmapa lama Zhechen Gyaltsab's commentary on a famous Kadampa Lojong text. (more)

Dzogchen: The Self Perfected State

Dzogchen: The Self Perfected State

by Namkhai Norbu

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According to Dzogchen, our natural condition is self-perfected from the very beginning. What is necessary is that we re-awaken and remain in our true nature. (more)

Daily Recitations

Daily Recitations

by Ltwa

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Includes an English translation of the seven limb prayer and mandala offering with Tibetan text and phonetics. (more)

Harmony of Emptiness and Dependent Arising

Harmony of Emptiness and Dependent Arising

by Lobsang Gyatso, Ven.

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An investigation of emptiness and dependent arising, based on Lama Tsong Khapa's Essence of Eloquent Speech. (more)

Life of the Mahasiddha Tilopa

Life of the Mahasiddha Tilopa

by Marpa Chokyi Lodro

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Thought to have been composed in the 11th century by the renowned yogi Marpa Lotsawa, this is a compelling account of the "complete liberation" of the guru of Naropa. (more)

Taming the Tiger

Taming the Tiger

by Akong Rinpoche

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Common-sense principles of the Buddhist view as applied to everyday life. (more)

Kindly Bent to Ease Us [Vol 1]

Kindly Bent to Ease Us [Vol 1]

by Longchenpa and Guenther, Herbert V

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An in-depth translation of the great Longchenpa's trilogy relating to the Dzogchen teachings, in three volumes. (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)

Tantra in Tibet

Tantra in Tibet

by Lama Tsong Khapa and Dalai Lama and translated by Jeffrey Hopkins

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Includes the Great Exposition of Secret Mantra by Lama Tsong Khapa and the Essence of Tantra by the Dalai Lama. (more)

Heart Treasure of the Enlightened Ones

Heart Treasure of the Enlightened Ones

by Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche and Patrul Rinpoche

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An extensive commentary by the late Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche on a renowned basic Nyingma text by Patrul Rinpoche. (more)

Excellent Path to Enlightenment

Excellent Path to Enlightenment

by Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche

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Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche explains the general foundational practices according to the Nyingma tradition, from the teachings of Jamyang Khyentse Wangpo. (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)

Generation Stage in Buddhist Tantra

Generation Stage in Buddhist Tantra

by Gyatrul Rinpoche

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A detailed presentation of the practices involved in the generation phases of Vajrayana yoga, explaining the state of mind to be established and the visualisations to be employed. (more)

Wisdom Energy [Vol 2]

Wisdom Energy [Vol 2]

by Lama Thubten Yeshe

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A collection of teachings, talks, and poems compiled mainly from the early works of Lama Thubten Yeshe but also featuring other lamas. Published as a sequel to the popular Wisdom Energy. (more)

Life and Teachings of Tsong Khapa

Life and Teachings of Tsong Khapa

by Thurman, Robert A F

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The biography of Lama Tsong Khapa, the great yogi-scholar who founded the Gelugpa sect of Tibetan Buddhism, with a selection of his important teachings. (more)

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