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Smile at Fear
Smile at Fear
Written by Pema Chodron and Carolyn Rose Gimian
Format: Compact Disc
ISBN: 9781590309520
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Smile at Fear
A Retreat with Pema Chodron on Discovering Your Radiant Self-Confidence
Written by Pema Chodron and Carolyn Rose Gimian


Format: Compact Disc0
On Sale: November 1, 2011
Price: $29.95

We all have fears, but when we look closely at them, we discover that behind each fear resides a basic fear of ourselves. We’re afraid to look at our habitual styles of thinking and behaving because we might not always like what we see. Ironically it is this fear of honest... Read more >
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Dharma Paths
Dharma Paths
Written by Khenpo Karthar
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ISBN: 9781559393782
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Dharma Paths

Written by Khenpo Karthar


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: October 16, 2011
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Since its initial publication, Dharma Paths has quietly gained a reputation as one of the most useful introductory texts on Tibetan Buddhism. Assuming no prior background or knowledge of Buddhist terminology, Khenpo Karthar Rinpoche presents Buddhist ways of working with anxiety and frustration, the nature and development of love and compassion... Read more >
Everyday Consciousness and Primordial Awareness
Everyday Consciousness and Primordial Awareness
Written by Khenchen Thrangu, Translated by Susanne Schefczyk
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ISBN: 9781559393799
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Everyday Consciousness and Primordial Awareness

Written by Khenchen Thrangu
Translated by Susanne Schefczyk


Format: Trade Paperback, 124 pages
On Sale: October 16, 2011
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This introduction to Buddhist psychology supplies essential instructions for successful meditation practice. Rinpoche presents meditation practices that can powerfully influence and ultimately transform the mind into the purified mind of a Buddha. He clearly describes how consciousnesses operate in everyday perception and how at the time of Buddhahood, these same consciousnesses... Read more >
How to Practice Shamatha Meditation
How to Practice Shamatha Meditation
Written by Gen Lamrimpa, Translated by B. Alan Wallace
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ISBN: 9781559393843
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How to Practice Shamatha Meditation
The Cultivation of Meditative Quiescence
Written by Gen Lamrimpa
Translated by B. Alan Wallace


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: October 16, 2011
Price: $15.95

In 1988, Gen Lamrimpa, a Tibetan monk, led a one-year retreat in the Pacific Northwest, during which a group of Western meditators devoted themselves to the practice of meditative quiescence (shamatha). This book is a record of the oral teachings he gave to this group at the outset of the retreat... Read more >
Preparing for Tantra
Preparing for Tantra
Written by Rob Preece
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ISBN: 9781559393775
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Preparing for Tantra
Creating the Psychological Ground for Practice
Written by Rob Preece


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: September 16, 2011
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The preliminary practices of Tantra aren't a hurdle to be gotten through in order to get somewhere else; they're an extraordinarily rich collection of practices which have much to offer as a means of cultivating and maturing the practitioner's psychological ground. They can enable experiences to unfold, and they can clear... Read more >
Rebel Buddha
Rebel Buddha
Written by Dzogchen Ponlop
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ISBN: 9781590309292
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Rebel Buddha
A Guide to a Revolution of Mind
Written by Dzogchen Ponlop


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: September 6, 2011
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There’s a rebel within you. It’s the part of you that already knows how to break free of fear and unhappiness. This rebel is the voice of your own awakened mind. It’s your rebel buddha—the sharp, clear intelligence that resists the status quo. It wakes you up from the sleepy acceptance... Read more >
Incarnation
Incarnation
Written by Tulku Thondup
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ISBN: 9781590308394
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Incarnation
The History and Mysticism of the Tulku Tradition of Tibet
Written by Tulku Thondup


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: August 9, 2011
Price: $18.95

A tulku is a fully enlightened one (buddha) or highly accomplished adept (siddha) who chooses to be reborn again and again for the benefit of all beings. Most tulkus, though, are the rebirths of well-trained masters who are engaged in spiritual training and serving others. Tibetan Buddhists have, for well over... Read more >
Gone Beyond (Volume 1)
Gone Beyond (Volume 1)
Written by Karl Brunnholzl
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781559393560
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Gone Beyond (Volume 1)
The Prajnaparamita Sutras, The Ornament of Clear Realization, and Its Commentaries in the Tibetan Kagyu Tradition
Written by Karl Brunnholzl


Format: Hardcover, 876 pages
On Sale: July 16, 2011
Price: $54.95

The Abhisamayalamkara summarizes all the topics in the vast body of the Prajnaparamita Sutras. Resembling a zip-file, it comes to life only through its Indian and Tibetan commentaries. Together, these texts not only discuss the "hidden meaning" of the Prajnaparamita Sutras—the paths and bhumis of sravakas, pratyekabuddhas, and bodhisattvas—but also serve... Read more >
Minding Closely
Minding Closely
Written by B. Alan Wallace
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ISBN: 9781559393690
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Minding Closely
The Four Applications of Mindfulness
Written by B. Alan Wallace


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: July 16, 2011
Price: $24.95

Bringing his experience as a monk, scientist, and contemplative, Alan Wallace offers a rich synthesis of Eastern and Western traditions along with a comprehensive range of meditation practices interwoven throughout the text. The guided meditations are systematically presented, beginning with very basic instructions, which are then gradually built upon as one... Read more >
The Collected Works of Dilgo Khyentse, Volume One
The Collected Works of Dilgo Khyentse, Volume One
Written by Dilgo Khyentse
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781590305928
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The Collected Works of Dilgo Khyentse, Volume One

Written by Dilgo Khyentse


Format: Hardcover, 464 pages
On Sale: July 12, 2011
Price: $65.00

The three-volume set presents the collected works in English of one of the great luminaries of Tibetan Buddhism in our time, published to mark his centennial celebration. A complete exposition of the stages of the Buddhist path is presented through Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche's commentaries on the root texts of classic Tibetan...

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The Collected Works of Dilgo Khyentse, Volume Two
The Collected Works of Dilgo Khyentse, Volume Two
Written by Dilgo Khyentse
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781590305935
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The Collected Works of Dilgo Khyentse, Volume Two

Written by Dilgo Khyentse


Format: Hardcover, 552 pages
On Sale: July 12, 2011
Price: $65.00

This three-volume set presents the collected works of one of the great luminaries of Tibetan Buddhism in our time, published to mark his centennial celebration. A complete exposition of the stages of the Buddhist path is presented through Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche's commentaries on the root texts of classic Tibetan masters including...

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The Collected Works of Dilgo Khyentse, Volume Three
The Collected Works of Dilgo Khyentse, Volume Three
Written by Dilgo Khyentse
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781590306277
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The Collected Works of Dilgo Khyentse, Volume Three

Written by Dilgo Khyentse


Format: Hardcover, 800 pages
On Sale: July 12, 2011
Price: $75.00

This three-volume set presents the collected works of one of the great luminaries of Tibetan Buddhism in our time, published to mark his centennial celebration. A complete exposition of the stages of the Buddhist path is presented through Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche's commentaries on the root texts of classic Tibetan masters including... Read more >
The Power of an Open Question
The Power of an Open Question
Written by Elizabeth Mattis-Namgyel, Foreword by Dzigar Kongtrul
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590309278
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The Power of an Open Question
The Buddha's Path to Freedom
Written by Elizabeth Mattis-Namgyel
Foreword by Dzigar Kongtrul


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: June 21, 2011
Price: $16.95

How do we find a resting place in a world that is complex and always changing? How do we practice spirituality beyond the limits of blind acceptance and doubt? Elizabeth Mattis-Namgyel proposes that when we ask challenging questions like these, we access our deepest intelligence and most powerful insights. “When we... Read more >
The Path Is the Goal
The Path Is the Goal
Written by Chogyam Trungpa
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ISBN: 9781590309100
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The Path Is the Goal
A Basic Handbook of Buddhist Meditation
Written by Chogyam Trungpa


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: June 7, 2011
Price: $16.95

The Buddha taught meditation as the essential spiritual practice. Nothing else is more important. These classic teachings on the outlook and technique of meditation provide the foundation that every practitioner needs to awaken as the Buddha did. Chögyam Trungpa here reveals how the deliberate practice of mindfulness develops into awareness, insight... Read more >
The Ninth Karmapa's Ocean of Definitive Meaning
The Ninth Karmapa's Ocean of Definitive Meaning
Written by Khenchen Thrangu, Edited by Tashi Namgyal
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ISBN: 9781559393706
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The Ninth Karmapa's Ocean of Definitive Meaning

Written by Khenchen Thrangu
Edited by Tashi Namgyal


Format: Trade Paperback, 152 pages
On Sale: May 16, 2011
Price: $16.95

The Ocean of Definitive Meaning by the Ninth Karmapa (1556–1603) is the most profound and famous text on Mahamudra ever written and is of vital importance in the living Kagyu tradition. It offers a detailed, uniquely comprehensive presentation of instruction on both the view and the practice. In the teachings contained... Read more >
Into the Heart of Life
Into the Heart of Life
Written by Jetsunma Tenzin Palmo
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ISBN: 9781559393744
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Into the Heart of Life

Written by Jetsunma Tenzin Palmo


Format: Trade Paperback, 200 pages
On Sale: May 16, 2011
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The real test of our Buddhist practice happens not on the cushion or in the protected space of retreat, but moment-to-moment in daily life, particularly when we find ourselves in uncomfortable situations. How do we respond? In this book, one of the most respected Western figures of contemporary Buddhism, Jetsunma Tenzin... Read more >
Bardo Teachings
Bardo Teachings
Written by Lama Lodu, Foreword by Kalu Rinpoche
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ISBN: 9781559393669
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Bardo Teachings
The Way Of Death And Rebirth
Written by Lama Lodu
Foreword by Kalu Rinpoche


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: April 16, 2011
Price: $14.95

Bardo Teachings gives readers a precise and vivid description of the way of death and rebirth. It contains a wealth of heretofore untranslated material on the Tibetan presentation of the process of dying, the nature of the intermediate state after death, and the process of taking rebirth. This modest but carefully... Read more >
Ornament Of Reason
Ornament Of Reason
Written by Mabja Jangchub Tsondru, Translated by Dharmachakra Translation Committee
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781559393683
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Ornament Of Reason
The Great Commentary To Nagarjuna's Root Of The Middle Way
Written by Mabja Jangchub Tsondru
Translated by Dharmachakra Translation Committee


Format: Hardcover, 612 pages
On Sale: April 16, 2011
Price: $44.95

In the Root of the Middle Way, Nagarjuna presents a magical method of reasoning, inviting everyone who encounters these lucid and fearless contemplations to follow him on a journey to the heart of transcendent insight. Inspired by the Buddha's teachings on profound emptiness in the Prajnaparamita Sutras, Nagarjuna sets out to... Read more >
Introduction to the Kalachakra Initiation
Introduction to the Kalachakra Initiation
Written by Alexander Berzin
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ISBN: 9781559393737
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Introduction to the Kalachakra Initiation

Written by Alexander Berzin


Format: Trade Paperback, 200 pages
On Sale: March 16, 2011
Price: $22.95

Kalachakra is a system of highest tantra practice for overcoming the limitations imposed by historical, astrological, and biological cycles so as to become a Buddha for the benefit of all. His Holiness the Dalai Lama and other great Tibetan teachers have been conferring the Kalachakra initiation in the West, empowering prepared... Read more >
A Practice of Padmasambhava
A Practice of Padmasambhava
Written by Sechen Gyaltsap and Rinchen Dargye, Translated by Dharmachakra Translation Committee
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ISBN: 9781559393621
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A Practice of Padmasambhava
Essential Instructions On The Path To Awakening
Written by Sechen Gyaltsap and Rinchen Dargye
Translated by Dharmachakra Translation Committee


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: March 16, 2011
Price: $19.95

The Indian master Padmasambhava occupies a special place in the hearts of practitioners of Tibetan Buddhism. By bringing tantric Buddhism to Tibet from India, he inspired a movement of awakening that for centuries has brought countless practitioners to spiritual fulfillment.

A Practice of Padmasambhava presents two practical and compelling works... Read more >
You Are the Eyes of the World
You Are the Eyes of the World
Written by Longchenpa, Translated by Kennard Lipman and Merrill Peterson
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ISBN: 9781559393676
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You Are the Eyes of the World

Written by Longchenpa
Translated by Kennard Lipman and Merrill Peterson


Format: Trade Paperback, 120 pages
On Sale: March 16, 2011
Price: $18.95

Just as the images on television are nothing more than light, so are our experiences merely the dance of awareness. Often we form attachments to or feel enslaved by these experiences. But they are only reflections. As easily as television pictures vanish when the channel is changed, the power of our... Read more >
Work, Sex, Money
Work, Sex, Money
Written by Chogyam Trungpa, Edited by Carolyn Rose Gimian and Sherab Chodzin Kohn
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ISBN: 9781590305966
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Work, Sex, Money
Real Life on the Path of Mindfulness
Written by Chogyam Trungpa
Edited by Carolyn Rose Gimian and Sherab Chodzin Kohn


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: February 8, 2011
Price: $15.95

Each day we deal with the challenges of ordinary life: a series of mundane experiences that could be summarized by the title of this book, Work, Sex, Money. We all hope that these aspects of our life will be a source of fulfillment and pleasure, and they often are. Yet they... Read more >
Niguma, Lady of Illusion
Niguma, Lady of Illusion
Written by Sarah Harding
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781559393614
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Niguma, Lady of Illusion

Written by Sarah Harding


Format: Hardcover, 418 pages
On Sale: January 16, 2011
Price: $32.95

Providing a rare glimpse of feminine Buddhist history, Niguma, Lady of Illusion brings to the forefront the life and teachings of a mysterious eleventh-century Kashmiri woman who became the source of a major Tibetan Buddhist practice lineage. The circumstances of her life and extraordinary qualities ascribed to her are analyzed in... Read more >
Vivid Awareness
Vivid Awareness
Written by Khenchen Thrangu, Foreword by Sakyong Mipham
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590308165
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Vivid Awareness
The Mind Instructions of Khenpo Gangshar
Written by Khenchen Thrangu
Foreword by Sakyong Mipham


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: January 11, 2011
Price: $22.95

In the summer of 1957, the revered Buddhist teacher and scholar Khenpo Gangshar foresaw the difficulties that would soon fall upon Tibet and began teaching in a startling new way that enabled all those who heard him to use the coming difficulties as the path of Dharma practice. The teaching consisted... Read more >
The Tibetan Buddhism Reader
The Tibetan Buddhism Reader
Edited by Reginald A. Ray
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590308349
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The Tibetan Buddhism Reader

Edited by Reginald A. Ray


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: December 28, 2010
Price: $14.95

Here is a portable collection of inspiring readings from the revered masters of Tibetan Buddhism. The Tibetan Buddhism Reader includes quotations from major lineage figures from the past such as Padmasambhava, Atisha, Sakya Pandita, Marpa, Milarepa, and Tsongkhapa. Also featured are the writings of masters from contemporary times including the Dalai... Read more >
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