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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

Tibetan Zen

Tibetan Zen

by Van Schaik, Sam

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A groundbreaking study of the lost tradition of Tibetan Zen containing the first translations of key texts from one thousand years ago. Banned in Tibet, forgotten in China, the Tibetan tradition of... (more)

Dzogchen Foremost Instructions: A Garland of Views

Dzogchen Foremost Instructions: A Garland of Views

by Tony Duff

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The text Foremost Instructions called "A Garland of Views" by Padmasambhava is regarded as one of the very important texts of the Nyingma tradition. (more)

Profound Inner Principles

Profound Inner Principles

by Karmapa [Third] and translated by Elizabeth M. Callahan

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Restricted text. With masterful clarity and precision, The Profound Inner Principles delineates the principles and foundations of Vajrayana practice. (more)

Dudjom Lingpa's Visions of the Great Perfection [3 Vols Set]

Dudjom Lingpa's Visions of the Great Perfection [3 Vols Set]

by Wallace, B Allan

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Limited edition.From the preeminent Tibetan scholar B. Alan Wallace and with a foreward by Sogyal Rinpoche comes this beautifully presented limited edition clothbound three-volume set in a display... (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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

Complete Nyingma Tradition from Sutra to Tantra [Vol 1]

Complete Nyingma Tradition from Sutra to Tantra [Vol 1]

by Choying Tobden Dorje, Translated by Ngawang Zangpo

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From the main practice manual studied by the lay yogi-practitioner lineages of Tibet, now in English for the first time, this volume presents the foundational stages of the Buddhist path according to... (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)

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)

Tara Compendium

Tara Compendium

by Chokgyur Lingpa and Jamgon Kongtrul, Jamyang Khyentse Wangpo

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Tara is an emanation of the mother of all the Buddhas of the three times. She carries out all their activities, dispelling the obstacles created through the eight or 16 types of fear. When anyone... (more)

Royal Seal of Mahamudra

Royal Seal of Mahamudra

by Khamtrul Rinpoche [Third] and translated by Gerardo Abboud

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An unusually detailed, clear, and complete instruction manual for the meditation practice of Mahamudra, by a renowned eighteenth-century Tibetan master in the Drukpa Kagyu lineage. (more)

Secret Map of the Body

Secret Map of the Body

by Gyalwa Yangonpa and translated and edited by Elio Guarisco

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Yangonpa's unique Hidden Description of the Vajra Body presents the triad constituting the Vajra Body - the channels, energy winds, and vital essences - as the basis for the application of... (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)

Gladdening Laughter of the Dakini

Gladdening Laughter of the Dakini

by Dudjom Lingpa and Dudjom Rinpoche and translated by Dylan Esler and Nicholas Chong

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Restricted text. This is a translation of a treasure text from the Dudjom tradition on the sadhana of the lion faced dakini Simhamukha. It is meant for only those who have received the transmission... (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)

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)

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