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Luminous Heart
Luminous Heart
Translated by Karl Brunnholzl, Introduction by Karl Brunnholzl
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781559393188
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Luminous Heart
The Third Karmapa on Consciousness, Wisdom, and Buddha Nature
Translated by Karl Brunnholzl
Introduction by Karl Brunnholzl


Format: Hardcover, 512 pages
On Sale: March 16, 2009
Price: $39.95

This superb collection of writings on buddha nature by the Third Karmapa Rangjung Dorje (1284–1339) focuses on the transition from ordinary deluded consciousness to enlightened wisdom, the characteristics of buddhahood, and a buddha's enlightened activity. Most of these materials have never been translated comprehensively. The Third Karmapa's unique and well-balanced view... Read more >
Tibetan Logic
Tibetan Logic
Written by Katherine Rogers
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781559393157
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Tibetan Logic

Written by Katherine Rogers


Format: Trade Paperback, 528 pages
On Sale: March 16, 2009
Price: $39.95

Within Tibetan Buddhism has arisen a system of education and a curriculum designed to enable the student to develop a path of reasoning—a consciousness trained in reasoned analysis until capable of understanding first the meaning of religious texts and eventually the true nature of reality. An important aspect of Tibetan logic... Read more >
The Open Road
The Open Road
Written by Pico Iyer
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307387554
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The Open Road
The Global Journey of the Fourteenth Dalai Lama
Written by Pico Iyer


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2009
Price: $15.95

For over three decades, Pico Iyer, one of our most cherished travel writers, has been a friend to the Dalai Lama. Over these years through intimate conversations, he has come to know him in a way that few can claim. Here he paints an unprecedented portrait of one of the most...

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The Dark Red Amulet
The Dark Red Amulet
Written by Kenchen Palden Sherab and Khenpo Tsewang Dongyal
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781559393119
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The Dark Red Amulet
Oral Instructions on the Practice of Vajrakilaya
Written by Kenchen Palden Sherab and Khenpo Tsewang Dongyal


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: February 16, 2009
Price: $24.95

The Dark Red Amulet presents the Vajrayana practice of Vajrakilaya according to the oral transmission lineage of the great seventeenth-century treasure-revealer Tsasum Lingpa. Vajrakilaya embodies the enlightened activity of all the buddhas that subjugates delusion and negativity in order to clear obstacles to spiritual practice. The essential purpose of Vajrakilaya practice... Read more >
Living in the Face of Death
Living in the Face of Death
Written by Glenn H. Mullin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781559393102
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Living in the Face of Death
The Tibetan Tradition
Written by Glenn H. Mullin


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: January 16, 2009
Price: $16.95

Whereas Western society views death as the last taboo, the Tibetan tradition incorporates meditation on death into everyday life. Tibetan Buddhists believe that a conscious awareness of one's own impermanence allows a person to live a happy, fulfilled life. Over the centuries, the Tibetans have developed a wide-ranging literature on death... Read more >
Natural Great Perfection
Natural Great Perfection
Written by Nyoshul Khenpo and Surya Das
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781559393126
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Natural Great Perfection
Dzogchen Teachings and Vajra Songs
Written by Nyoshul Khenpo and Surya Das


Format: Trade Paperback, 204 pages
On Sale: January 16, 2009
Price: $16.95

Dzogchen is the consummate practice of Tibetan Buddhism. A pure awareness practice applicable to any circumstance and readily integrated into modern life, Dzogchen directly introduces us to the inherent freedom, purity, and perfection of being that is our true nature. Natural Great Perfection is an inspiring collection of teachings providing the... Read more >
Yantra Yoga
Yantra Yoga
Written by Chogyal Namkhai Norbu
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ISBN: 9781559393089
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Yantra Yoga
Tibetan Yoga of Movement
Written by Chogyal Namkhai Norbu


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: December 16, 2008
Price: $34.95

Yantra Yoga, the Buddhist parallel to the Hathayoga of the Hindu tradition, is a system of practice entailing bodily movements, breathing exercises, and visualizations. Originally transmitted by the mahasiddhas of India and Oddiyana, its practice is nowadays found in all schools of Tibetan Buddhism in relation to the Anuttaratantras, more generally... Read more >
The Pocket Pema Chodron
The Pocket Pema Chodron
Written by Pema Chodron
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ISBN: 9781590306512
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The Pocket Pema Chodron

Written by Pema Chodron


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: December 9, 2008
Price: $7.95

Here is a treasury of 108 short selections from the best-selling books of Pema Chödrön, the beloved Buddhist nun. Designed for on-the-go inspiration, this collection offers teachings on:

   • becoming fearless


   • breaking free of destructive patterns


   • developing patience, kindness, and joy amid our everyday struggles

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The Pocket Chogyam Trungpa
The Pocket Chogyam Trungpa
Written by Chogyam Trungpa
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ISBN: 9781590306437
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The Pocket Chogyam Trungpa

Written by Chogyam Trungpa


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2008
Price: $6.95

Here is a treasury of 108 short teachings by Chögyam Trungpa, one of the most influential Buddhist teachers of our time. Pithy and immediate, these teachings address a range of topics, including fear and fearlessness, accepting our imperfections, developing confidence, helping others, appreciating our basic goodness, and everyday life as a... Read more >
True Perception
True Perception
Written by Chogyam Trungpa, Edited by Judith L. Lief
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590305881
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True Perception
The Path of Dharma Art
Written by Chogyam Trungpa
Edited by Judith L. Lief


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2008
Price: $18.95

Genuine art has the power to awaken and liberate. The renowned meditation master and artist Chögyam Trungpa called this type of art “dharma art”—any creative work that springs from an awakened state of mind, characterized by directness, unselfconsciousness, and nonaggression. Dharma art provides a vehicle to appreciate the nature of things... Read more >
Light of Fearless Indestructible Wisdom
Light of Fearless Indestructible Wisdom
Written by Khenpo Tsewang Dongyal
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781559393041
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Light of Fearless Indestructible Wisdom
The Life and Legacy of His Holiness Dudjom Rinpoche
Written by Khenpo Tsewang Dongyal


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: October 16, 2008
Price: $18.95

Beloved master, visionary, poet, and revealer of profound spiritual treasures, His Holiness Dudjom Rinpoche was a paramount figure in the history of twentieth-century Tibet. He worked closely with H.H. the Fourteenth Dalai Lama to reinvigorate Tibetan culture and spiritual practice following the loss of their homeland. Nyingma masters and devotees, both... Read more >
The Treasury of Knowledge: Book 8, Part 3
The Treasury of Knowledge: Book 8, Part 3
Written by Jamgon Kongtrul, Translated by Elio Guarisco and Ingrid Mcleod
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781559393058
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The Treasury of Knowledge: Book 8, Part 3
The Elements of Tantric Practice
Written by Jamgon Kongtrul
Translated by Elio Guarisco and Ingrid Mcleod


Format: Hardcover, 480 pages
On Sale: October 16, 2008
Price: $34.95

Jamgön Kongtrül's Treasury of Knowledge in ten volumes is a unique encyclopedic masterpiece embodying the entire range of Buddhist teachings as they were presented in Tibet. Tibetan Buddhist teachers expected their students to study Buddhist philosophical texts as well as practice reflection and meditation; present-day students have also realized that awakening... Read more >
Comfortable with Uncertainty
Comfortable with Uncertainty
Written by Pema Chodron
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781590306260
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Comfortable with Uncertainty
108 Teachings on Cultivating Fearlessness and Compassion
Written by Pema Chodron


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2008
Price: $18.95

This book by the renowned American Buddhist nun offers short, stand-alone readings designed to help us cultivate compassion and awareness amid the challenges of daily living. More than a collection of thoughts for the day, Comfortable with Uncertainty offers a progressive program of spiritual study, leading the reader through essential concepts... Read more >
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Cutting Through Spiritual Materialism
Cutting Through Spiritual Materialism
Written by Chogyam Trungpa, Foreword by Sakyong Mipham
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781590306390
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Cutting Through Spiritual Materialism

Written by Chogyam Trungpa
Foreword by Sakyong Mipham


Format: Hardcover, 368 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2008
Price: $18.95

<p class="MsoNormal">In this modern spiritual classic, the Tibetan meditation master Chögyam Trungpa highlights a common pitfall to which every aspirant on the spiritual path falls prey: what he calls spiritual materialism. The universal human tendency, he shows, is to see spirituality as a process of self-improvement—the impulse to develop and refine... Read more >
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The Way of the Bodhisattva
The Way of the Bodhisattva
Written by Shantideva, Translated by Padmakara Translation Group
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781590306147
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The Way of the Bodhisattva

Written by Shantideva
Translated by Padmakara Translation Group


Format: Hardcover, 384 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2008
Price: $18.95

<p class="MsoNormal">Treasured by Buddhists of all traditions, The Way of the Bodhisattva (Bodhicharyavatara) is a guide to cultivating the mind of enlightenment and to generating the qualities of love, compassion, generosity, and patience. This text has been studied, practiced, and expounded upon in an unbroken tradition for centuries. Presented in the... Read more >
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The Karmapa's Middle Way
The Karmapa's Middle Way
Written by Karmapa Wangchuk Dorje, Translated by Tyler Dewer
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781559392891
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The Karmapa's Middle Way
Feast for the Fortunate
Written by Karmapa Wangchuk Dorje
Translated by Tyler Dewer


Format: Hardcover, 816 pages
On Sale: October 1, 2008
Price: $59.95

Marked by eloquent poetry, vigorous and extensive analysi,s and heart instructions on breaking through the veils of confusion to independently experience the true nature of things, The Karmapa's Middle Way contains the Ninth Karmapa Wangchuk Dorje's comprehensive commentary on the Indian master Chandrakirti's seminal text, the Madhyamakavatara or Entrance to the... Read more >
The Way of the Bodhisattva
The Way of the Bodhisattva
Written by Shantideva, Read by Wulstan Fletcher, Translated by Padmakara Translation Group
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9781590306338
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The Way of the Bodhisattva

Written by Shantideva
Read by Wulstan Fletcher
Translated by Padmakara Translation Group


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: September 9, 2008
Price: $19.95

Treasured by Buddhists of all traditions, Shantideva’s Way of the Bodhisattva is a guide for anyone seeking to cultivate the mind of enlightenment and the qualities of love, compassion, patience, and generosity. Presented in the form of a personal meditation in verse, it outlines the path of the Bodhisattvas—those who renounce... Read more >
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Mind Beyond Death
Mind Beyond Death
Written by Dzogchen Ponlop
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781559393010
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Mind Beyond Death

Written by Dzogchen Ponlop


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: August 29, 2008
Price: $24.95

An indispensable guidebook through the journey of life and death, Mind Beyond Death weaves a synthesis of wisdom remarkable in its scope. With warm informality and profound understanding of the Western mind, the Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche makes the mysterious Tibetan teachings on the bardos—the intervals of life, death, and beyond—completely available... Read more >
Hurry Up and Meditate
Hurry Up and Meditate
Written by David Michie
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781559393065
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Hurry Up and Meditate
Your Starter Kit for Inner Peace and Better Health
Written by David Michie


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: August 27, 2008
Price: $14.95

If meditation were available in capsule form, it would be the biggest selling drug of all time. It has been scientifically proven to deliver highly effective stress relief, boost our immune systems, and dramatically slow the aging process. It has also been shown to make us much happier and more effective... Read more >
What Makes You Not a Buddhist
What Makes You Not a Buddhist
Written by Dzongsar Jamyang Khyentse
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ISBN: 9781590305706
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What Makes You Not a Buddhist

Written by Dzongsar Jamyang Khyentse


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: August 12, 2008
Price: $15.95

So you think you're a Buddhist? Think again. Tibetan Buddhist master Dzongsar Jamyang Khyentse, one of the most creative and innovative lamas teaching today, throws down the gauntlet to the Buddhist world, challenging common misconceptions, stereotypes, and fantasies. With wit and irony, Khyentse urges readers to move beyond the superficial trappings... Read more >
Aryadeva's Four Hundred Stanzas on the Middle Way
Aryadeva's Four Hundred Stanzas on the Middle Way
Commentaries by Geshe Sonam Rinchen, Translated by Ruth Sonam
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781559393027
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Aryadeva's Four Hundred Stanzas on the Middle Way
With Commentary by Gyel-Tsap
Commentaries by Geshe Sonam Rinchen
Translated by Ruth Sonam


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: July 21, 2008
Price: $29.95

Gyel-tsap Dar-ma-rin-chen states that Aryadeva's Four Hundred Stanzas was written to explain how, according to Nagarjuna, the practice of the stages of yogic deeds enables those with Mahayana motivation to attain Buddhahood. Both Nagarjuna and Aryadeva urge those who want to understand reality to induce direct experience of ultimate truth through... Read more >
Lion of Siddhas
Lion of Siddhas
Translated by David Molk and Tsering Wangdu
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781559392990
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Lion of Siddhas
The Life and Teachings of Padampa Sangye
Translated by David Molk and Tsering Wangdu


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: June 2, 2008
Price: $26.95

Best known as Machig Labdron's teacher, the Indian mahasiddha Padampa Sangye is counted as a lineage guru by all schools of Tibetan Buddhism. He brought the lineage of Chöd to Tibet, carried the Buddha's teachings to China, and is even asserted in the Tibetan tradition to have been the legendary Bodhidharma... Read more >
Buddhism for Busy People
Buddhism for Busy People
Written by David Michie
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781559392983
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Buddhism for Busy People
Finding Happiness in an Uncertain World
Written by David Michie


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: May 15, 2008
Price: $14.95

What does it take to be happy? We've all asked ourselves this question at some point, but few of us have found the path to lasting fulfillment. David Michie thought he had achieved his life's goals—the high-level job, the expensive city apartment, the luxury car, the great vacations—but a small voice... Read more >
Vinegar into Honey
Vinegar into Honey
Written by Ron Leifer
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781559392938
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Vinegar into Honey
Seven Steps to Understanding and Transforming Anger, Aggression, and Violence
Written by Ron Leifer


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: May 14, 2008
Price: $14.95

Our desires and our fears are woven into a tangled web of conflicts. We want both to eat dessert and to be thin. We want money but don’t want to work. Anything that threatens our sense of self and its striving for happiness is perceived as a threat to our very... Read more >
A Concise Introduction to Tibetan Buddhism
A Concise Introduction to Tibetan Buddhism
Written by John Powers
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ISBN: 9781559392969
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A Concise Introduction to Tibetan Buddhism

Written by John Powers


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: April 28, 2008
Price: $18.95

Lucid and economical, this introductory text delivers a brisk, fast-moving survey of Tibetan Buddhism. For many years Powers's nearly 600-page Introduction to Tibetan Buddhism has served as the field's most authoritative and comprehensive overview of Tibet's distinctive Buddhist tradition. A Concise Introduction to Tibetan Buddhism explains the core Buddhist doctrines and... Read more >
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