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A Truthful Heart
A Truthful Heart
Written by Jeffrey Hopkins, Foreword by Dalai Lama
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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
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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 >
Zen Buddhism - Simple Guides
Zen Buddhism - Simple Guides
Written by Diana St. Ruth and Richard St. Ruth
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781857334395
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Zen Buddhism - Simple Guides

Written by Diana St. Ruth and Richard St. Ruth


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: January 15, 2008
Price: $10.95

THIS BOOK WILL HELP YOU

• to appreciate the significance of this particular school of Buddhism,famous for its focus on meditation and self-awakening

• to understand the history of Zen and the ‘Ways of Zen’

• to discover how Zen is a way of life — not a belief system

• to avoid faux pas... Read more >
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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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The Beginner's Guide to Walking the Buddha's Eightfold Path
The Beginner's Guide to Walking the Buddha's Eightfold Path
Written by Jean Smith
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ISBN: 9780307421814
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The Beginner's Guide to Walking the Buddha's Eightfold Path

Written by Jean Smith


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $12.99

“Writing a ‘nuts and bolts’ guide that is genuinely wise, charmingly conversational, and a pleasure to read requires a particular talent, and Jean Smith has proved once again that she has it.”—Sylvia Boorstein, author of Don’t Just Do Something, Sit There

The third of Jean Smith’s Beginner’s Guides focuses on the Buddha’s... Read more >
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The Beginner's Guide to Insight Meditation
The Beginner's Guide to Insight Meditation
Written by Arinna Weisman and Jean Smith
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ISBN: 9780307421807
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The Beginner's Guide to Insight Meditation

Written by Arinna Weisman and Jean Smith


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $10.99

Arinna Weisman and Jean Smith combine clear explanations of the Buddha's teachings on freedom and happiness with their personal stories highlighting some of the challenges and insights of practice. The Beginner's Guide to Insight Meditation offers advice about going on retreat and help in choosing a teacher and a sangha (practice... Read more >
The Beginner's Guide to Zen Buddhism
The Beginner's Guide to Zen Buddhism
Written by Jean Smith
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ISBN: 9780307421821
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The Beginner's Guide to Zen Buddhism

Written by Jean Smith


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $11.99

Here is a comprehensive introduction to Zen Buddhism for those who don't know how or where to begin, nor what to expect once they have started practicing. It includes the fundamentals of meditation practice (posture, technique, clothing), descriptions of the basic teachings and major texts, the teacher-student relationship, and what you... Read more >
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Buddha Laughing
Buddha Laughing
Written by Tricycle Magazine
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307419972
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Buddha Laughing
A Tricycle Book of Cartoons
Written by Tricycle Magazine


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $5.99

These eighty-five cartoons provide a hilarious perspective on everything from reincarnation to mindful--or perhaps mindless--ness. Over the centuries, Buddhism has offered the world a clear-eyed, down-to-earth approach to life and death. This irresistible little book of teachings is no exception. It demonstrates that wisdom can--and often should--be taught through humor. Buddha... Read more >
Cinema Nirvana
Cinema Nirvana
Written by Dean Sluyter
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ISBN: 9780307420435
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Cinema Nirvana
Enlightenment Lessons from the Movies
Written by Dean Sluyter


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $11.99

Movie fans and spiritual seekers, unite! In Cinema Nirvana, meditation teacher and award-winning film critic Dean Sluyter illuminates the hidden enlightenment teachings of Casablanca, Jaws, The Graduate, The Godfather, Memento, and ten other classic films, revealing spiritual wisdom in everything from 007’s secret weapons to the colors of the Seven Dwarfs’... Read more >
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The Dhammapada
The Dhammapada
Written by Buddha and Glenn Wallis
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307432148
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The Dhammapada
Verses on the Way
Written by Buddha and Glenn Wallis


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $8.99

Trembling and quivering is the mind,
Difficult to guard and hard to restrain.
The person of wisdom sets it straight,
As a fletcher does an arrow.

The Dhammapada introduced the actual utterances of the Buddha nearly twenty-five hundred years ago, when the master teacher emerged from his long silence to illuminate for his followers the... Read more >
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Mindfulness and Money
Mindfulness and Money
Written by Dominic J. Houlder and Kulananda Houlder
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307419125
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Mindfulness and Money
The Buddhist Path of Abundance
Written by Dominic J. Houlder and Kulananda Houlder


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $15.99

From two leading instructors in business and Buddhism comes a fresh approach to making peace with your finances and creating true abundance.

It may seem contradictory that Buddhist teachers Kulananda and Dominic Houlder have also been highly successful in the business arena, but they have learned that Buddhist teachings do not require... Read more >
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No Beginning, No End
No Beginning, No End
Written by Jakusho Kwong Roshi
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ISBN: 9780307421357
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No Beginning, No End
The Intimate Heart of Zen
Written by Jakusho Kwong Roshi


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $10.99

In No Beginning, No End, Zen master Jakusho Kwong-roshi shows us how to treasure the ordinary activities of our daily lives through an understanding of simple Buddhist practices and ideas. The author’s spontaneous, poetic, and pragmatic teachings—so reminiscent of his spiritual predecessor Shunryu Suzuki (Zen Mind, Beginner’s Mind)—transport us on an... Read more >
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 >
Zen Enlightenment
Zen Enlightenment
Written by Heinrich Dumoulin
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ISBN: 9781590305294
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Zen Enlightenment
Origins and Meaning
Written by Heinrich Dumoulin


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: December 11, 2007
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Enlightenment, the cosmic experience of universal unity, is a notoriously elusive concept in Zen. Here, the renowned scholar Heinrich Dumoulin traces the development of Zen and the concept of enlightenment from its origins in India through its development in China to its fruition in Japan. Delineating the Buddhist origins, as well... Read more >
Momma Zen
Momma Zen
Written by Karen Maezen Miller
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ISBN: 9781590304617
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Momma Zen
Walking the Crooked Path of Motherhood
Written by Karen Maezen Miller


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: November 13, 2007
Price: $15.95

Combining humor, honesty, and plainspoken advice, Momma Zen distills the doubts and frustrations of parenting into vignettes of Zen wisdom.

Drawing on her experience as a first-time mother, and on her years of Zen meditation and study, Miller explores how the daily challenges of parenthood can become the most profound spiritual... Read more >
Introduction to Tibetan Buddhism
Introduction to Tibetan Buddhism
Written by John Powers
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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 >
Teachings of the Buddha
Teachings of the Buddha
Edited by Jack Kornfield
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781590305089
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Teachings of the Buddha

Edited by Jack Kornfield


Format: Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: October 9, 2007
Price: $7.99

This treasury of essential Buddhist writings draws from the most popular Indian, Tibetan, Chinese, and Japanese sources. Among the selections are some of the earliest recorded sayings of the Buddha on the practice of freedom, passages from later Indian scriptures on the perfection of wisdom, verses from Tibetan masters on the... Read more >
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Zen Is Right Here
Zen Is Right Here
Edited by David Chadwick
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ISBN: 9781590304914
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Zen Is Right Here
Teaching Stories and Anecdotes of Shunryu Suzuki, Author of "Zen Mind, Beginner's Mind"
Edited by David Chadwick


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: October 9, 2007
Price: $14.95

Shunryu Suzuki’s extraordinary gift for conveying traditional Zen teachings using ordinary language is well known to the countless readers of Zen Mind, Beginner’s Mind. In Zen Is Right Here, his teachings are brought to life powerfully and directly through stories told about him by his students. These living encounters with Zen... 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 >
Insight Dialogue
Insight Dialogue
Written by Gregory Kramer
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590304853
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Insight Dialogue
The Interpersonal Path to Freedom
Written by Gregory Kramer


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: September 11, 2007
Price: $24.95

Insight Dialogue is a way of bringing the tranquility and insight attained in meditation directly into your interactions with other people. It’s a practice that involves interacting with a partner in a retreat setting or on your own, as a way of accessing a profound kind of insight. Then, you take... 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 >
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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 >
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