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Jewels of Enlightenment

(Available March 3, 2015)
Jewels of Enlightenment
Written by Erik Pema Kunsang
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590301791
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Jewels of Enlightenment
Wisdom Teachings from the Great Tibetan Masters
Written by Erik Pema Kunsang


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: March 3, 2015
Price: $18.95

A collection of inspirational quotations from key Buddhist figures throughout history.

     This collection of jewel-like poems, prayers, and teachings has been lovingly selected, translated from Tibetan, and arranged by renowned translator and author Erik Pema Kunsang. Practical, beautiful, and precious, the quotations reflect the immense variety of approaches and the profundity... Read more >
An Open-Hearted Life

(Available March 3, 2015)
An Open-Hearted Life
Written by Russell Kolts and Thubten Chodron, Foreword by H.H. the Dalai Lama
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781611802115
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An Open-Hearted Life
Transformative Methods for Compassionate Living from a Clinical Psychologist and a Buddhist Nun
Written by Russell Kolts and Thubten Chodron
Foreword by H.H. the Dalai Lama


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: March 3, 2015
Price: $17.95

A beloved Buddhist teacher and a psychologist specializing in Compassion-Focused Therapy (CFT) provide practical methods for living a life filled with compassion.

     A life overflowing with compassion. It sounds wonderful in theory, but how do you do it? This guide provides practical methods to living with this wonderful quality, based on traditional... Read more >
When the Clouds Part

(Available February 17, 2015)
When the Clouds Part
Translated by Karl Brunnholzl
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781559394178
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When the Clouds Part
The Uttaratantra and Its Meditative Tradition as a Bridge between Sutra and Tantra
Translated by Karl Brunnholzl


Format: Hardcover, 1152 pages
On Sale: February 17, 2015
Price: $49.95

A new translation of the primary Indian Buddhist text on buddha nature, with Tibetan commentaries explaining how this text can be used to contemplate and realize one's own buddha nature.

     "Buddha nature" (tathāgatagarbha) is the innate potential in all living beings to become a fully awakened buddha. The book gives an overview... Read more >
In Exile from the Land of Snows
In Exile from the Land of Snows
Written by John Avedon
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804173384
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In Exile from the Land of Snows
The Definitive Account of the Dalai Lama and Tibet Since the Chinese Conquest
Written by John Avedon


Format: eBook, 512 pages
On Sale: January 20, 2015
Price: $9.99

Tibet, “the roof of the world,” had been aloof and at peace for most of its 2,100 years. But in 1932, the Thirteenth Dalai Lama, in his final testament, warned: “It may happen that here, in the center of Tibet, religion and government will be attacked both from without and from... Read more >
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A Little Book of Love
A Little Book of Love
Written by Moh Hardin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781611800517
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A Little Book of Love
Buddhist Wisdom on Bringing Happiness to Ourselves and Our World
Written by Moh Hardin


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: January 20, 2015
Price: $11.95

Teachings from the Buddhist tradition on opening the heart and deepening relationships, written with unusual clarity, simplicity, and warmth—for readers of any background.

     This short, practical, and inspiring book presents Buddhist wisdom on love, relationships, and finding true contentment in life. Love is far more than merely an emotion we feel toward... Read more >
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The Royal Seal of Mahamudra
The Royal Seal of Mahamudra
Written by Khamtrul Rinpoche, Translated by Gerardo Abboud
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781559394376
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The Royal Seal of Mahamudra
Volume One: A Guidebook for the Realization of Coemergence
Written by Khamtrul Rinpoche
Translated by Gerardo Abboud


Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
On Sale: January 20, 2015
Price: $34.95

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.

This guidebook for cultivating the meditative practices of stability and insight—the first major work from the Drukpa Kagyu lineage to become available in English—stands out among... Read more >
Feeling Wisdom
Feeling Wisdom
Written by Rob Preece
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781611801682
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Feeling Wisdom
Working with Emotions Using Buddhist Teachings and Western Psychology
Written by Rob Preece


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: January 13, 2015
Price: $15.95

A psychologist and longtime practitioner of Tibetan Buddhism shows how emotions relate to spiritual practice--that our feeling life is truly at the heart of our awakening.

     The realm of emotion is one of those areas where Buddhism and Western psychology are often thought to be at odds: Are emotions to be valued... Read more >
The Heart Sutra
The Heart Sutra
Written by Kazuaki Tanahashi, Contribution by Roshi Joan Halifax
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781611800968
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The Heart Sutra
A Comprehensive Guide to the Classic of Mahayana Buddhism
Written by Kazuaki Tanahashi
Contribution by Roshi Joan Halifax


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: January 13, 2015
Price: $24.95

An illuminating in-depth study of one of the most well-known and recited of all the Buddhist texts--by the renowned modern translator.

The Prajna Paramita Hridaya Sutra is among the best known of all the Buddhist scriptures. Chanted daily by many Zen practitioners, it is also studied extensively in the Tibetan tradition, and... Read more >
A Brief Fantasy History of a Himalayan
A Brief Fantasy History of a Himalayan
Written by Thinley Norbu
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781611802054
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A Brief Fantasy History of a Himalayan
Autobiographical Reflections
Written by Thinley Norbu


Format: Hardcover, 112 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $29.95

Personal reminiscences of an esteemed Tibetan Buddhist master, ranging from touching memoir to humorous storytelling, from sharp cultural commentary to deeply felt verse--illustrated with rare photos in full color.

     Illustrated with color photos published for the first time, this collage of reminiscences affords a rare glimpse into the life of an esteemed... Read more >
In Exile from the Land of Snows
In Exile from the Land of Snows
Written by John Avedon
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804173377
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In Exile from the Land of Snows
The Definitive Account of the Dalai Lama and Tibet Since the Chinese Conquest
Written by John Avedon


Format: Trade Paperback, 512 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $18.95

Tibet, “the roof of the world,” had been aloof and at peace for most of its 2,100 years. But in 1932, the Thirteenth Dalai Lama, in his final testament, warned: “It may happen that here, in the center of Tibet, religion and government will be attacked both from without and from... Read more >
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The Great Treatise on the Stages of the Path to Enlightenment (Volume 1)
The Great Treatise on the Stages of the Path to Enlightenment (Volume 1)
Written by Tsong-Kha-Pa, Translated by Lamrim Chenmo Translation Committee
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781559394420
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The Great Treatise on the Stages of the Path to Enlightenment (Volume 1)

Written by Tsong-Kha-Pa
Translated by Lamrim Chenmo Translation Committee


Format: Trade Paperback, 440 pages
On Sale: December 9, 2014
Price: $27.95

The first volume of the fifteenth-century spiritual classic that condenses the enormous breadth of Buddhist teachings into one easy-to-follow meditation manual.

The Great Treatise on the Stages of the Path to Enlightenment (Tib. Lam rim chen mo) is one of the brightest jewels in the world’s treasury of sacred literature... Read more >
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The Great Treatise on the Stages of the Path to Enlightenment (Volume 2)
The Great Treatise on the Stages of the Path to Enlightenment (Volume 2)
Written by Tsong-Kha-Pa, Translated by Lamrim Chenmo Translation Committee
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781559394437
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The Great Treatise on the Stages of the Path to Enlightenment (Volume 2)

Written by Tsong-Kha-Pa
Translated by Lamrim Chenmo Translation Committee


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: December 9, 2014
Price: $24.95

The second volume of the fifteenth-century spiritual classic that condenses the enormous breadth of Buddhist teachings into one easy-to-follow meditation manual.

The Great Treatise on the Stages of the Path to Enlightenment (Tib. Lam rim chen mo) is one of the brightest jewels in the world’s treasury of sacred... Read more >
The Great Treatise on the Stages of the Path to Enlightenment (Volume 3)
The Great Treatise on the Stages of the Path to Enlightenment (Volume 3)
Written by Tsong-Kha-Pa, Translated by Lamrim Chenmo Translation Committee
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781559394444
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The Great Treatise on the Stages of the Path to Enlightenment (Volume 3)

Written by Tsong-Kha-Pa
Translated by Lamrim Chenmo Translation Committee


Format: Trade Paperback, 448 pages
On Sale: December 9, 2014
Price: $27.95

The third volume of the fifteenth-century spiritual classic that condenses the enormous breadth of Buddhist teachings into one easy-to-follow meditation manual.

The Great Treatise on the Stages of the Path to Enlightenment (Tib. Lam rim chen mo) is one of the brightest jewels in the world’s treasury of sacred literature... Read more >
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Mindfulness on the Go (Shambhala Pocket Classic)
Mindfulness on the Go (Shambhala Pocket Classic)
Written by Jan Chozen Bays
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781611801705
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Mindfulness on the Go (Shambhala Pocket Classic)
Simple Meditation Practices You Can Do Anywhere
Written by Jan Chozen Bays


Format: Trade Paperback, 248 pages
On Sale: December 2, 2014
Price: $8.95

A pocket-sized collection of mindfulness practices anyone can do anytime--from the author of Mindful Eating.

     Mindfulness can reduce stress, improve physical health and quality of life, and give you deep insight. Meditation practice is one way to do it, but not the only way. In fact, there are easy ways to fit... Read more >
Practicing Peace (Shambhala Pocket Classic)
Practicing Peace (Shambhala Pocket Classic)
Written by Pema Chodron
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781611801897
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Practicing Peace (Shambhala Pocket Classic)

Written by Pema Chodron


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
On Sale: December 2, 2014
Price: $8.95

Inspiring teachings on what each of us can do to promote peace from the inside out--now available as a Shambhala Pocket Classic.

     With war and violence flaring all over the world, many of us are left feeling vulnerable and utterly helpless. In this book Pema Chödrön draws on Buddhist teachings to... Read more >
The Essence of Buddhism
The Essence of Buddhism
Written by Traleg Kyabgon, Foreword by Sogyal Rinpoche and The Karmapa, Ogyen Trinley Dorje
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590307885
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The Essence of Buddhism
An Introduction to Its Philosophy and Practice
Written by Traleg Kyabgon
Foreword by Sogyal Rinpoche and The Karmapa, Ogyen Trinley Dorje


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2014
Price: $18.95

One of the clearest introductions to the teachings and philosophies of the three main schools of Buddhism: Theravada, Mahayana, and Tibetan.

This comprehensive guide to the Buddhist path is as accessible as it is complete. Traleg Kyabgon breaks the teachings down conveniently into the three traditional “vehicles,” while never letting us... Read more >
Ornament of the Great Vehicle Sutras
Ornament of the Great Vehicle Sutras
Written by Maitreya, Commentaries by Mipham and Khenpo Shenga, Translated by Dharmachakra Translation Committee
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781559394284
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Ornament of the Great Vehicle Sutras
Maitreya's Mahayanasutralamkara with Commentaries by Khenpo Shenga and Ju Mipham
Written by Maitreya
Commentaries by Mipham and Khenpo Shenga
Translated by Dharmachakra Translation Committee


Format: Hardcover, 1024 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2014
Price: $69.95

This new translation of one of the most important texts of Mahayana Buddhism makes a clear case for why we should strive energetically to achieve the unsurpassable state of enlightenment for the sake of all sentient beings, and having formed that intention, how we should practice the bodhisattva path.

The Buddhist... Read more >
Listening to the Heart
Listening to the Heart
Written by Kittisaro and Thanissara
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ISBN: 9781583948392
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Listening to the Heart
A Contemplative Journey to Engaged Buddhism
Written by Kittisaro and Thanissara


Format: Trade Paperback, 296 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $22.95

Husband and wife Kittisaro and Thanissara take turns coauthoring chapters in this deeply personal dharma book exploring the inner practice of meditation in support of awakening. Within the context of the lives of the authors, both monastics in their youth, awakening unfolds as a multifaceted process following the archetypal journey of... Read more >
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Listening to the Heart
A Contemplative Journey to Engaged Buddhism
Written by Kittisaro and Thanissara


Format: eBook, 296 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $22.95

Husband and wife Kittisaro and Thanissara take turns coauthoring chapters in this deeply personal dharma book exploring the inner practice of meditation in support of awakening. Within the context of the lives of the authors, both monastics in their youth, awakening unfolds as a multifaceted process following the archetypal journey of... Read more >
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Sit Like a Buddha
Sit Like a Buddha
Written by Lodro Rinzler
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781611801651
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Sit Like a Buddha
A Pocket Guide to Meditation
Written by Lodro Rinzler


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $11.95

How to meditate—a concise, pocket-size guide that tells you everything you need to know, from the best-selling author of The Buddha Walks into a Bar...

     This is the ultimate go-to guide for learning how to meditate. It contains all the instructions you'll need to get started in a remarkably short space... Read more >
Taming the Ox
Taming the Ox
Written by Charles R. Johnson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781611801835
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Taming the Ox
Buddhist Stories and Reflections on Politics, Race, Culture, and Spiritual Practice
Written by Charles R. Johnson


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $17.95

Buddhism-influenced essays, stories, and reviews by National Book Award winner Charles R. Johnson.

     This wide and varied collection of essays, reviews, and short stories by the renowned author Charles Johnson offers incisive views on poltics, race, and Buddhism. Johnson notes that in his life the two activities that have anchored him... Read more >
The Practice of Dzogchen
The Practice of Dzogchen
Written by Longchenpa, Edited by Harold Talbott, Translated by Tulku Thondup
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781559394345
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The Practice of Dzogchen
Longchen Rabjam's Writings on the Great Perfection
Written by Longchenpa
Edited by Harold Talbott
Translated by Tulku Thondup


Format: Hardcover, 448 pages
On Sale: October 28, 2014
Price: $44.95

A classic collection of writings on the meditation practice and theory of Dzogchen, the Great Perfection, by the celebrated fourteenth-century scholar and adept Longchen Rabjam (Longchenpa).

This classic collection of texts on the meditation practice and theory of Dzogchen presents the Great Perfection through the writings of its supreme authority... Read more >
Thoughts Are Not the Enemy
Thoughts Are Not the Enemy
Written by Jason Siff
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781611800432
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Thoughts Are Not the Enemy
An Innovative Approach to Meditation Practice
Written by Jason Siff


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2014
Price: $16.95

A revolutionary new approach to meditation: a mindfulness of thinking that accepts and investigates the thoughts that arise as you meditate--from the author of Unlearning Meditation.

     In most forms of meditation, the meditator is instructed to let go of thoughts as they arise. As a result, thinking is often taken, unnecessarily, to... Read more >
All the Rage
All the Rage
Edited by Andrea Miller and editors of the Shambhala Sun
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781611801712
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All the Rage
Buddhist Wisdom on Anger and Acceptance
Edited by Andrea Miller and editors of the Shambhala Sun


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $17.95

Leading psychologists and meditation teachers explain how mindfulness can help us work with our anger--and ultimately transform it into compassion.

     Anger. For all of us, it's a familiar feeling--jaw clenching, face flushing, hands shaking. We feel it for rational and irrational reasons, on a personal and on a global level. If... Read more >
Your Body Knows the Answer
Your Body Knows the Answer
Written by David I. Rome
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ISBN: 9781611800906
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Your Body Knows the Answer
Using Your Felt Sense to Solve Problems, Effect Change, and Liberate Creativity
Written by David I. Rome


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $16.95

Combines mindfulness with the Focusing technique made popular by Eugene Gendlin to tap into your body's subtle wisdom for dealing with all life's challenges.

     Your body has an answer to just about any question or challenge that arises. It's simply a matter of learning to recognize and listen to the subtle physical... Read more >
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