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Tsong-kha-pa's Final Exposition of Wisdom
Tsong-kha-pa's Final Exposition of Wisdom
Written by Jeffrey Hopkins
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ISBN: 9781559392976
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Tsong-kha-pa's Final Exposition of Wisdom

Written by Jeffrey Hopkins


Format: Trade Paperback, 392 pages
On Sale: April 1, 2008
Price: $34.95

In fourteenth- and fifteenth-century Tibet there was great ferment about what makes enlightenment possible since systems of self-liberation must show what factors pre-exist in the mind that allow for transformation into a state of freedom from suffering. This controversy about the nature of mind which persists to the present day raises... Read more >
The Open Road
The Open Road
Written by Pico Iyer
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307267603
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The Open Road
The Global Journey of the Fourteenth Dalai Lama
Written by Pico Iyer


Format: Hardcover, 288 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2008
Price: $24.00

One of the most acclaimed and perceptive observers of globalism and Buddhism now gives us the first serious consideration—for Buddhist and non-Buddhist alike—of the Fourteenth Dalai Lama’s work and ideas as a politician, scientist, and philosopher.

Pico Iyer has been engaged in conversation with the Dalai Lama (a friend of his father’s)... Read more >
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The Open Road
The Open Road
Written by Pico Iyer
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307268655
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The Open Road

Written by Pico Iyer


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2008
Price: $13.99

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 Treasury of Knowledge: Book 8, Part 4
The Treasury of Knowledge: Book 8, Part 4
Written by Jamgon Kongtrul, Translated by Sarah Harding and Kalu Rinpoche Translation Group
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781559392846
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The Treasury of Knowledge: Book 8, Part 4
Esoteric Instructions
Written by Jamgon Kongtrul
Translated by Sarah Harding and Kalu Rinpoche Translation Group


Format: Hardcover, 528 pages
On Sale: March 1, 2008
Price: $39.95

In Tibetan religious literature, Jamgön Kongtrül's Treasury of Knowledge in ten books stands out as a unique, encyclopedic masterpiece embodying the entire range of Buddhist teachings as it was preserved in Tibet. Tibetan Buddhist teachers expected their students to study Buddhist philosophical texts as well as practice reflection and meditation; present-day... Read more >
Meeting the Great Bliss Queen
Meeting the Great Bliss Queen
Written by Anne Carolyn Klein
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ISBN: 9781559392914
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Meeting the Great Bliss Queen
Buddhists, Feminists, and the Art of the Self
Written by Anne Carolyn Klein


Format: Trade Paperback, 328 pages
On Sale: February 8, 2008
Price: $18.95

Despite the daunting barriers of geography and language that separate them, Buddhism and contemporary feminism have much to say to each other. Buddhist practices such as mindfulness (in which calm centering and keen awareness of change coexist) and compassion (in which the self is recognized as both powerful in itself and... Read more >
A Truthful Heart
A Truthful Heart
Written by Jeffrey Hopkins, Foreword by Dalai Lama
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781559392907
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A Truthful Heart
Buddhist Practices For Connecting With Others
Written by Jeffrey Hopkins
Foreword by Dalai Lama


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: February 4, 2008
Price: $14.95

The Dalai Lama often says "Kindness is society." By learning to live from a more compassionate viewpoint, Jeffrey Hopkins writes we can create a better life not only for ourselves but for everyone. In A Truthful Heart, Hopkins uses Buddhist meditations (including the Dalai Lama's favorite), visualizations, and entertaining recollections from... Read more >
In Praise of Dharmadhatu
In Praise of Dharmadhatu
Written by Nagarjuna, Commentaries by Third Karmapa
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781559392860
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In Praise of Dharmadhatu

Written by Nagarjuna
Commentaries by Third Karmapa


Format: Hardcover, 432 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2008
Price: $34.95

Nagarjuna is famous in the West for his works not only on Madhyamaka but his poetic collection of praises, headed by In Praise of Dharmadhatu. This book explores the scope, contents, and significance of Nagarjuna's scriptural legacy in India and Tibet, focusing primarily on the title work. The translation of Nagarjuna's... Read more >
Great Perfection
Great Perfection
Written by Dzogchen Rinpoche, Translated by Cortland Dhal, Introduction by Dzogchen Ponlop
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781559392853
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Great Perfection
Outer and Inner Preliminaries
Written by Dzogchen Rinpoche
Translated by Cortland Dhal
Introduction by Dzogchen Ponlop


Format: Hardcover, 288 pages
On Sale: January 15, 2008
Price: $24.95

In the Nyingma School of Tibetan Buddhism, the Great Perfection is considered the most profound and direct path to enlightenment. The instructions of this tradition present a spiritual shortcut—a radically direct approach that cuts through confusion and lays bare the mind's true nature of luminous purity. For centuries, these teachings have... Read more >
When Things Fall Apart
When Things Fall Apart
Written by Pema Chodron, Read by Pema Chodron
Format: Abridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9781590305454
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When Things Fall Apart
Heart Advice for Difficult Times
Written by Pema Chodron
Read by Pema Chodron


Format: Abridged Compact Disc
On Sale: December 26, 2007
Price: $19.95

How can we go on living when things fall apart—when we are overcome by pain, fear, and anxiety? Pema Chödrön’s answer to that question contains some spectacularly good news: there is a fundamental happiness readily available to each one of us, no matter how difficult things seem to be. To find... Read more >
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White Lotus
White Lotus
Written by Jamgon Mipham, Translated by Padmakara Translation Group
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781590305119
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White Lotus
An Explanation of the Seven-line Prayer to Guru Padmasambhava
Written by Jamgon Mipham
Translated by Padmakara Translation Group


Format: Hardcover, 128 pages
On Sale: December 11, 2007
Price: $21.95

The commentary translated in these pages is unusual and rare. But if the commentary is a rarity, its subject matter—the seven-line invocation of Padmasambhava—is one of the best-known prayers in the Tibetan Buddhist world.

The overall significance of the Seven-Line Prayer is perhaps best appreciated in relation to a practice called... Read more >
Introduction to Tibetan Buddhism
Introduction to Tibetan Buddhism
Written by John Powers
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781559392822
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Introduction to Tibetan Buddhism

Written by John Powers


Format: Trade Paperback, 592 pages
On Sale: November 9, 2007
Price: $22.95

This is the most comprehensive and authoritative introduction to Tibetan Buddhism available to date, covering a wide range of topics, including history, doctrines, meditation, practices, schools, religious festivals, and major figures. The revised edition contains expanded discussions of recent Tibetan history and tantra and incorporates important new publications in the field... Read more >
King of the Empty Plain
King of the Empty Plain
Written by Cyrus Stearns
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781559392754
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King of the Empty Plain
The Tibetan Iron Bridge Builder Tangtong Gyalpo
Written by Cyrus Stearns


Format: Hardcover, 700 pages
On Sale: November 9, 2007
Price: $49.95

King of the Empty Plain is familiar to every Tibetan yet nearly unknown in the rest of the world. Tangtong Gyalpo's incredible lifespan, profound teachings, unprecedented engineering feats, eccentric deeds, and creation of Tibetan opera have earned this fascinating figure a unique status in Tibetan culture. Believed to be the great... Read more >
Tara's Enlightened Activity
Tara's Enlightened Activity
Written by Kenchen Palden Sherab and Khenpo Tsewang Dongyal
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781559392877
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Tara's Enlightened Activity
An Oral Commentary on the Twenty-One Praises to Tara
Written by Kenchen Palden Sherab and Khenpo Tsewang Dongyal


Format: Trade Paperback, 248 pages
On Sale: September 25, 2007
Price: $24.95

The female Buddhist deity Tara is an object of devotional worship and meditative practice for Tibetan Buddhists everywhere, both male and female. She clears away fears, overpowers negative emotions, and enables all beings to reach enlightenment. She has special resonance as a source of female spiritual wisdom. Tibetans of all schools... Read more >
The Treasury of Knowledge: Book 6, Part 3
The Treasury of Knowledge: Book 6, Part 3
Written by Jamgon Kongtrul, Translated by Elizabeth M. Callahan and Kalu Rinpoche Translation Group
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781559392778
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The Treasury of Knowledge: Book 6, Part 3
Frameworks Of Buddhist Philosophy
Written by Jamgon Kongtrul
Translated by Elizabeth M. Callahan and Kalu Rinpoche Translation Group


Format: Hardcover, 480 pages
On Sale: September 12, 2007
Price: $34.95

In Tibetan religious literature, Jamgön Kongtrül's Treasury of Knowledge in ten books stands out as a unique, encyclopedic masterpiece embodying the entire range of Buddhist teachings as it was preserved in Tibet. This volume, Frameworks of Buddhist Philosophy, is his masterful survey of the broad themes and subtle philosophical points found... Read more >
Practicing Peace in Times of War
Practicing Peace in Times of War
Written by Pema Chodron
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ISBN: 9781590305003
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Practicing Peace in Times of War

Written by Pema Chodron


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
On Sale: September 11, 2007
Price: $12.95

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 explore the origins of aggression, hatred, and war, explaining that they lie nowhere but within our own hearts and minds. She goes... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audio CD.
Guided Meditations on the Stages of the Path
Guided Meditations on the Stages of the Path
Written by Thubten Chodron, Foreword by Dalai Lama
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781559392815
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Guided Meditations on the Stages of the Path

Written by Thubten Chodron
Foreword by Dalai Lama


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: September 5, 2007
Price: $37.50

The lamrim (stages of the path) presentation of Buddhist teachings has become a core topic of study at many Buddhist centers in the West. For busy practitioners, the lamrim gives a concise and easily graspable picture of the Buddhist path. Best-selling author Thubten Chodron has a unique ability to present these... Read more >
No Time to Lose
No Time to Lose
Written by Pema Chodron
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590304242
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No Time to Lose
A Timely Guide to the Way of the Bodhisattva
Written by Pema Chodron


Format: Trade Paperback, 408 pages
On Sale: August 14, 2007
Price: $18.95

Over the years, Pema Chödrön's books have offered readers an exciting new way of living: developing fearlessness, generosity, and compassion in all aspects of their lives. In No Time to Lose Pema invites readers to venture further along the path of the "bodhisattva warrior," explaining in depth how we can awaken... Read more >
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Always Maintain a Joyful Mind (Book and CD)
Always Maintain a Joyful Mind (Book and CD)
Written by Pema Chodron
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781590304600
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Always Maintain a Joyful Mind (Book and CD)
And Other Lojong Teachings on Awakening Compassion and Fearlessness
Written by Pema Chodron


Format: Hardcover, 128 pages
On Sale: July 31, 2007
Price: $16.00

For centuries Tibetan Buddhists have relied on a collection of fifty-nine pith teachings (called lojong in Tibetan) to help them develop wisdom and compassion amid the challenges of daily living. In this book Pema Chödrön introduces these transformative teachings and offers guidance on how to make them part of our everyday... Read more >
Don't Bite the Hook
Don't Bite the Hook
Written by Pema Chodron
Format: Compact Disc
ISBN: 9781590304341
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Don't Bite the Hook
Finding Freedom from Anger, Resentment, and Other Destructive Emotions
Written by Pema Chodron


Format: Compact Disc
On Sale: July 10, 2007
Price: $24.95

Life has a way of provoking us with traffic jams and computer malfunctions, with emotionally distant partners and crying children—and before we know it, we're upset. We feel terrible, and then we end up saying and doing things that only make matters worse. But it doesn't have to be that way... Read more >
The Great Medicine That Conquers Clinging to the Notion of Reality
The Great Medicine That Conquers Clinging to the Notion of Reality
Written by Shechen Rabjam, Foreword by Matthieu Ricard
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ISBN: 9781590304402
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The Great Medicine That Conquers Clinging to the Notion of Reality
Steps in Meditation on the Enlightened Mind
Written by Shechen Rabjam
Foreword by Matthieu Ricard


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: June 12, 2007
Price: $16.95

In these inspiring teachings on how to open the heart, a contemporary Tibetan Buddhist master shows us how to change our self-centered attitude and develop concern for the well-being of others. He teaches that when we acknowledge our own wish for happiness, we realize that all beings wish for the same... Read more >
The Heart of Compassion
The Heart of Compassion
Written by Dilgo Khyentse, Translated by Mattieu Ricard and Padmakara Translation Group
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ISBN: 9781590304570
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The Heart of Compassion
The Thirty-seven Verses on the Practice of a Bodhisattva
Written by Dilgo Khyentse
Translated by Mattieu Ricard and Padmakara Translation Group


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: May 29, 2007
Price: $19.95

<p style="margin-bottom: 6pt;">What would be the practical implications of caring more about others than about yourself? This is the radical theme of this extraordinary set of instructions, a training manual composed in the fourteenth century by the Buddhist hermit Ngulchu Thogme, here explained in detail by one of the great Tibetan... Read more >
Deity, Mantra, and Wisdom
Deity, Mantra, and Wisdom
Written by Jigme Lingpa, Patrul Rinpoche and Getse Mahapandita
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781559393003
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Deity, Mantra, and Wisdom
Development Stage Meditation in Tibetan Buddhist Tantra
Written by Jigme Lingpa, Patrul Rinpoche and Getse Mahapandita


Format: Hardcover, 264 pages
On Sale: May 11, 2007
Price: $34.95

Deity, Mantra, and Wisdom contains four of the most cherished Tibetan Buddhist commentaries on the practices of visualization, mantra recitation, and meditative absorption. These three elements form the core of development stage meditation, one of the most important practices of Buddhist Tantra. The authors of these timeless classics—Jigme Lingpa, Patrul Rinpoche... Read more >
Chod Practice Manual and Commentary
Chod Practice Manual and Commentary
Written by Thekchok Dorje and Jamgon Kongtrul
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781559392679
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Chod Practice Manual and Commentary

Written by Thekchok Dorje and Jamgon Kongtrul


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: April 23, 2007
Price: $19.95

This splendid resource for Chöd practitioners contains the Chöd sadhana written by the Fourteenth Karmapa. This daily practice text is given in three versions: Tibetan, a phonetic rendering of the Tibetan, and English translation. Jamgön Kongtrül's commentary on the sadhana supplies necessary amplification and clarification; it is given both in English... Read more >
Contemplating Reality
Contemplating Reality
Written by Andy Karr
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590304297
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Contemplating Reality
A Practitioner's Guide to the View in Indo-Tibetan Buddhism
Written by Andy Karr


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: April 10, 2007
Price: $22.95

This book is for intermediate and advanced Buddhist practitioners who wish to deepen their understanding by joining practice with study of traditional ideas. It introduces the reader to contemplations that investigate a series of views of reality as they evolved in the Buddhist tradition. These views are explained in plain English... Read more >
The Practice of Lojong
The Practice of Lojong
Written by Traleg Kyabgon, Foreword by Ken Wilber
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590303788
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The Practice of Lojong
Cultivating Compassion through Training the Mind
Written by Traleg Kyabgon
Foreword by Ken Wilber


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: April 10, 2007
Price: $22.95

For many centuries Indian and Tibetan Buddhists have employed this collection of pithy, penetrating Dharma slogans to develop compassion, equanimity, lovingkindness, and joy for others. Known as the lojong—or mind-training—teachings, these slogans have been the subject of deep study, contemplation, and commentary by many great masters.

In this volume, Traleg Kyabgon... Read more >
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