Random House: Bringing You the Best in Fiction, Nonfiction, and Children's Books
Authors
Books
eBooks
Newletters and Alerts
507 books in Religion - Buddhism

Subscribe to our RSS/XML feed with web-based news readers.
Click your choice:

RSS
RSS PDF
Atom Feed
Add to Google

Browse Category

Find more Religion & Spirituality books by browsing the categories below.

Religion:

Religion:

Sort: Author   Bestselling  Format   Date   Price   Title  
The Tibetan Book of Yoga
The Tibetan Book of Yoga
Written by Geshe Michael Roach
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307552310
Our Price: $11.99
amazon.com
barnesandnoble.com
borders.com
Google eBookStore
kobobooks.com
more>>
The Tibetan Book of Yoga
Ancient Buddhist Teachings on the Philosophy and Practice of Yoga
Written by Geshe Michael Roach


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: February 4, 2009
Price: $11.99

Yoga came to Tibet from India more than a thousand years ago, and it was quickly absorbed into the culture's rich traditions. In this small book readers will discover Heart Yoga, which developed over the centuries in the Gelukpa tradition of the Dalai Lamas. The program presented here combines popular yoga... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Living in the Face of Death
Living in the Face of Death
Written by Glenn H. Mullin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781559393102
Our Price: $16.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

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
Our Price: $16.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

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 >
The Experience of Samadhi
The Experience of Samadhi
Written by Richard Shankman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590305218
Our Price: $22.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

The Experience of Samadhi
An In-depth Exploration of Buddhist Meditation
Written by Richard Shankman


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: December 30, 2008
Price: $22.95

Dharma practice comprises a wide range of wise instructions and skillful means. As a result, meditators may be exposed to a diversity of approaches to the core teachings and the meditative path--and that can be confusing at times. In this clear and accessible exploration, Dharma teacher and longtime meditator Richard Shankman... Read more >
Happiness Is an Inside Job
Happiness Is an Inside Job
Written by Sylvia Boorstein, Ph.D.
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345513014
Our Price: $11.99
amazon.com
barnesandnoble.com
borders.com
Google eBookStore
kobobooks.com
more>>
Happiness Is an Inside Job
Practicing for a Joyful Life
Written by Sylvia Boorstein, Ph.D.


Format: eBook
On Sale: December 30, 2008
Price: $11.99

How can we stay engaged with life day after day? How can we continue to love–to keep our minds in a happy mood–when life is complex, difficult, and, often, disappointing? Bestselling author and beloved teacher Sylvia Boorstein asked herself these questions when she started to write this inspiring new book. The... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Happiness Is an Inside Job
Happiness Is an Inside Job
Written by Sylvia Boorstein, Ph.D.
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345481320
Our Price: $15.00
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Happiness Is an Inside Job
Practicing for a Joyful Life
Written by Sylvia Boorstein, Ph.D.


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: December 30, 2008
Price: $15.00

How can we stay engaged with life day after day? How can we continue to love–keep our minds in a happy mood–when life is complex and often challenging? These are questions that Sylvia Boorstein addresses in Happiness Is an Inside Job. In more than three decades of practice and teaching she... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Embracing Mind
Embracing Mind
Written by Alan B. Wallace and Brian Hodel
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590306833
Our Price: $19.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Embracing Mind
The Common Ground of Science and Spirituality
Written by Alan B. Wallace and Brian Hodel


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: December 23, 2008
Price: $19.95

<p align="left" class="MsoNormal" style="text-align: left; line-height: 150%;">What is Mind? For this ancient question we are still seeking answers. B. Alan Wallace and Brian Hodel propose a science of the mind based on the contemplative wisdom of Buddhism, Hinduism, Taoism, Christianity, and Islam.
<p align="left" class="MsoNormal" style="text-align: left; line-height: 150%;">The authors begin... Read more >
The Mindful Leader
The Mindful Leader
Written by Michael Carroll
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590306208
Our Price: $18.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

The Mindful Leader
Awakening Your Natural Management Skills Through Mindfulness Meditation
Written by Michael Carroll


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: December 16, 2008
Price: $18.95

In The Mindful Leader, Michael Carroll focuses on ten key principles of mindfulness and how they apply to leading groups and organizations, addressing a range of topics along the way, including how to:

   •  heal the “toxic workplace,” where anxiety and stress impede performance
   • cultivate courage and confidence in the... Read more >
Yantra Yoga
Yantra Yoga
Written by Chogyal Namkhai Norbu
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781559393089
Our Price: $34.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

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 >
Insight Yoga
Insight Yoga
Written by Sarah Powers, Foreword by Paul Grilley
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590305980
Our Price: $24.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Insight Yoga

Written by Sarah Powers
Foreword by Paul Grilley


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: December 9, 2008
Price: $24.95

Acclaimed yoga and meditation teacher Sarah Powers is known and loved for her unique approach—Insight Yoga—which combines traditional yoga with the meridians of Chinese medicine, as well as Buddhist meditation. Using Yin (passive) and Yang (dynamic) poses, she demonstrates a series of different yoga sequences that bring benefit to organs, muscles... Read more >
The Pocket Pema Chodron
The Pocket Pema Chodron
Written by Pema Chodron
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590306512
Our Price: $7.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

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

... Read more >
Each Moment Is the Universe
Each Moment Is the Universe
Written by Dainin Katagiri
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590306079
Our Price: $24.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Each Moment Is the Universe
Zen and the Way of Being Time
Written by Dainin Katagiri


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: December 2, 2008
Price: $24.95

It’s easy to regard time as a commodity—we even speak of “saving” or “spending” it. We often regard it as an enemy, when we feel it slipping away before we’re ready for time to be up. The Zen view of time is radically different than that: time is not something separate... Read more >
The Art of Forgiveness, Lovingkindness, and Peace
The Art of Forgiveness, Lovingkindness, and Peace
Written by Jack Kornfield
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307481610
Our Price: $13.99
amazon.com
barnesandnoble.com
borders.com
Google eBookStore
kobobooks.com
more>>
The Art of Forgiveness, Lovingkindness, and Peace

Written by Jack Kornfield


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: November 26, 2008
Price: $13.99

You hold in your hand an invitation:

To remember the transforming power of forgiveness and lovingkindness. To remember that no matter where you are and what you face, within your heart peace is possible.

In this beautiful and graceful little book, internationally renowned Buddhist teacher and meditation master Jack Kornfield has collected age-old... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
The Dhammapada (Book and Audio-CD Set)
The Dhammapada (Book and Audio-CD Set)
Read by Jack Kornfield, Translated by Gil Fronsdal
Format: Package
ISBN: 9781590306413
Our Price: $19.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

The Dhammapada (Book and Audio-CD Set)
Teachings of the Buddha
Read by Jack Kornfield
Translated by Gil Fronsdal


Format: Package, 192 pages
On Sale: November 25, 2008
Price: $19.95

The Dhammapada is the most widely studied Buddhist scripture, enjoyed for centuries by Buddhists and non-Buddhists alike. This classic text of teaching verses conveys the philosophical and practical foundations of the Buddhist tradition. The text presents two distinct goals: the first is attaining happiness in this life (or in future lives)... Read more >
Destructive Emotions
Destructive Emotions
Written by Daniel Goleman
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307483768
Our Price: $15.99
amazon.com
barnesandnoble.com
borders.com
Google eBookStore
kobobooks.com
more>>
Destructive Emotions
A Scientific Dialogue with the Dalai Lama
Written by Daniel Goleman


Format: eBook, 448 pages
On Sale: November 19, 2008
Price: $15.99

*Why do seemingly rational, intelligent people commit acts of cruelty and violence?

*What are the root causes of destructive behavior?

*How can we control the emotions that drive these impulses?

*Can we learn to live at peace with ourselves and others?

Imagine sitting with the Dalai Lama in his private meeting room with a small... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Bring Me the Rhinoceros
Bring Me the Rhinoceros
Written by John Tarrant
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590306185
Our Price: $15.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Bring Me the Rhinoceros
And Other Zen Koans That Will Save Your Life
Written by John Tarrant


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2008
Price: $15.95

Bring Me the Rhinoceros is an unusual guide to happiness and a can opener for your thinking. For fifteen hundred years, Zen koans have been passed down through generations of masters, usually in private encounters between teacher and student. This book deftly retells more than a dozen traditional koans, which... Read more >
The Method of No-Method
The Method of No-Method
Written by Sheng Yen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590305751
Our Price: $18.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

The Method of No-Method
The Chan Practice of Silent Illumination
Written by Sheng Yen


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2008
Price: $18.95

Here is a spiritual practice uncomplicated enough for anyone to learn, yet rich enough to be worked with for a lifetime. The traditional Chan (Chinese Zen) practice called Silent Illumination begins with nothing more than putting aside all thoughts except the awareness of oneself “just sitting.” It’s so simple in execution... Read more >
The Pocket Chogyam Trungpa
The Pocket Chogyam Trungpa
Written by Chogyam Trungpa
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590306437
Our Price: $6.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

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
Our Price: $18.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

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
Our Price: $18.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

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
Our Price: $34.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

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
Our Price: $18.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

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 >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Cutting Through Spiritual Materialism
Cutting Through Spiritual Materialism
Written by Chogyam Trungpa, Foreword by Sakyong Mipham
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781590306390
Our Price: $18.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

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 >
Also available as a trade paperback.
The Dhammapada
The Dhammapada
Translated by Gil Fronsdal
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781590306062
Our Price: $18.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

The Dhammapada
Teachings of the Buddha
Translated by Gil Fronsdal


Format: Hardcover, 176 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2008
Price: $18.95

<p class="MsoNormal">The Dhammapada is the most widely read Buddhist scripture in existence, enjoyed by both Buddhists and non-Buddhists. This classic text of teaching verses from the earliest period of Buddhism in <st1:country-region w:st="on"> <st1:place w:st="on">India</st1:place> </st1:country-region> conveys the philosophical and practical foundations of the Buddhist tradition. The text presents two distinct... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Quiet Mind
Quiet Mind
Written by Sharon Salzberg, Sakyong Mipham, Tulku Thondup and Larry Rosenberg, Edited by Susan Piver
Format: Package
ISBN: 9781590305973
Our Price: $14.00
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Quiet Mind
A Beginner's Guide to Meditation
Written by Sharon Salzberg, Sakyong Mipham, Tulku Thondup and Larry Rosenberg
Edited by Susan Piver


Format: Package, 128 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2008
Price: $14.00

This unique book-and-audio program brings together some of the country's most beloved meditation teachers. Each contributor presents a short written teaching along with an audio recording of a guided practice. Quiet Mind features:

   • Sakyong Mipham on shamatha, the practice of tranquillity
   • Larry Rosenberg on vipassana, the practice of clear seeing... Read more >
View pages: 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18
Page 13 of 21
View past category highlights: