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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 >
Finding the Still Point (Book and CD)
Finding the Still Point (Book and CD)
Written by John Daido Loori
Format: Package
ISBN: 9781590304792
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Finding the Still Point (Book and CD)
A Beginner's Guide to Zen Meditation
Written by John Daido Loori


Format: Package, 128 pages
On Sale: September 4, 2007
Price: $14.00

Through Zen meditation it is possible to find stillness of mind, even amidst our everyday activities—and this practical book-and-CD set reveals how. John Daido Loori, one of America's leading Zen teachers, offers everything needed to begin a meditation practice. He covers the basics of where to sit (on a cushion, bench... Read more >
Basic Teachings of the Buddha
Basic Teachings of the Buddha
Written by Glenn Wallis and Buddha
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812975239
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Basic Teachings of the Buddha

Written by Glenn Wallis and Buddha


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: August 14, 2007
Price: $14.95

In Basic Teachings of the Buddha, Glenn Wallis selects sixteen essential dialogues drawn from more than five thousand Pali-dialect suttas of the Buddhist canon. The result is a vibrant introductory guide to studying Buddhist thought, applying its principles to everyday life, and gaining a deeper understanding of Buddhist themes in modern... Read more >
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Basic Teachings of the Buddha
Basic Teachings of the Buddha
Written by Glenn Wallis and Buddha
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ISBN: 9781588366382
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Basic Teachings of the Buddha

Written by Glenn Wallis and Buddha


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 14, 2007
Price: $11.99

In Basic Teachings of the Buddha, Glenn Wallis selects sixteen essential dialogues drawn from more than five thousand Pali-dialect suttas of the Buddhist canon. The result is a vibrant introductory guide to studying Buddhist thought, applying its principles to everyday life, and gaining a deeper understanding of Buddhist themes in modern... Read more >
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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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Orthodox Chinese Buddhism
Orthodox Chinese Buddhism
Written by Chan Master Sheng Yen, Translated by Otto Chang and Douglas Gildow
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781556436574
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Orthodox Chinese Buddhism
A Contemporary Chan Master's Answers to Common Questions
Written by Chan Master Sheng Yen
Translated by Otto Chang and Douglas Gildow


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: August 7, 2007
Price: $16.95

As a well-known scholar and meditation master—His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama called him “extremely modest, a true spiritual practitioner of deep and broad learning”—Sheng Yen is uniquely qualified to guide Western seekers into the world of contemporary Chinese Buddhism. Written while the author was secluded in solitary retreat in southern... Read more >
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 >
Buddha or Bust
Buddha or Bust
Written by Perry Garfinkel
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400082186
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Buddha or Bust
In Search of Truth, Meaning, Happiness, and the Man Who Found Them All
Written by Perry Garfinkel


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: July 24, 2007
Price: $15.00

Why does an idea that’s 2,500 years old seem more relevant today than ever before? How can the Buddha’s teachings help us solve many of the world’s problems? Journalist Perry Garfinkel circumnavigated the globe to discover the heart of Buddhism and the reasons for its growing popularity—and ended up discovering himself... Read more >
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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
Format: Trade Paperback
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 >
Theravada Buddhism - Simple Guides
Theravada Buddhism - Simple Guides
Written by Diana St. Ruth and Richard St. Ruth
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781857334340
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Theravada Buddhism - Simple Guides

Written by Diana St. Ruth and Richard St. Ruth


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: June 5, 2007
Price: $10.95

THIS BOOK WILL HELP YOU

• to appreciate the timeless wisdom of the oldest form of Buddhism in existence today

• to understand what it means to be a Buddhist

• to recognize the key practices and traditions of Theravada Buddhism

• to avoid faux pas in conversation, in travelling and in personal relationships


ACCESS THE... Read more >
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The Heart of Compassion
The Heart of Compassion
Written by Dilgo Khyentse, Translated by Mattieu Ricard and Padmakara Translation Group
Format: Trade Paperback
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 >
Thank You and Ok!
Thank You and Ok!
Written by David Chadwick
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590304709
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Thank You and Ok!
An American Zen Failure in Japan
Written by David Chadwick


Format: Trade Paperback, 480 pages
On Sale: May 8, 2007
Price: $24.95

David Chadwick, a Texas-raised wanderer, college dropout, bumbling social activist, and hobbyhorse musician, began his study under Shunryu Suzuki Roshi in 1966. In 1988 Chadwick flew to Japan to begin a four-year period of voluntary exile and remedial Zen education. In Thank You and OK! he recounts his experiences both inside... 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 >
Compassionate Action
Compassionate Action
Written by Chatral Rinpoche, Edited by Zach Larson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781559392716
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Compassionate Action

Written by Chatral Rinpoche
Edited by Zach Larson


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
On Sale: April 4, 2007
Price: $16.95

Chatral Rinpoche, the quintessential "hidden yogi," has been a legend in the Himalayan region for the past seventy years. Although he has never traveled to the West, his amazing story and teachings have gradually been infiltrating the Western Buddhist consciousness since Father Thomas Merton first met him in 1968 and famously... Read more >
Mind Training
Mind Training
Written by Ringu Tulku
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781559392785
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Mind Training

Written by Ringu Tulku


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: April 4, 2007
Price: $14.95

This small accessible book contains the essence of the Seven-Point Mind Training, expressed in the intimate colloquial style that distinguishes Ringu Tulku's teachings. The Seven-Point Mind Training, a lojong practice, assumes no prior special training or preparation. It does not require practitioners to enter seclusion or change the way they live... Read more >
Buddha Takes No Prisoners
Buddha Takes No Prisoners
Written by Patrick Ophuls, Foreword by Jack Kornfield
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781556436345
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Buddha Takes No Prisoners
A Meditator's Survival Guide
Written by Patrick Ophuls
Foreword by Jack Kornfield


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: April 3, 2007
Price: $17.95

This insightful, easy-to-read handbook offers a non-traditional perspective on meditation. Written primarily for American insight meditation students, it delivers the Buddha's essential teachings clearly, straightforwardly, and without spiritual jargon, and helps make sense of practices often laden with traditional terminology. Practical explanations of the meditation process, its benefits and applicability to... Read more >
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Shambhala: The Sacred Path of the Warrior
Shambhala: The Sacred Path of the Warrior
Written by Chogyam Trungpa
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781590304518
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Shambhala: The Sacred Path of the Warrior

Written by Chogyam Trungpa


Format: Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: March 27, 2007
Price: $7.99

<p style="line-height: 150%;"> There is a basic human wisdom that can help solve the world’s problems. It doesn’t belong to any one culture or region or religious tradition—though it can be found in many of them throughout history. It’s what Chögyam Trungpa called the sacred path of the warrior. The sacred... Read more >
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Mind Beyond Death
Mind Beyond Death
Written by Dzogchen Ponlop
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781559392761
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Mind Beyond Death

Written by Dzogchen Ponlop


Format: Hardcover, 352 pages
On Sale: March 15, 2007
Price: $25.95

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 >
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Making a Change for Good
Making a Change for Good
Written by Cheri Huber
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590302088
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Making a Change for Good
A Guide to Compassionate Self-Discipline
Written by Cheri Huber


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: March 13, 2007
Price: $14.95

According to Zen teacher Cheri Huber, we are conditioned to think that if we were only a little better in some way, we would be happy: “Life isn't the way it should be and it's my fault!”  But, Huber says, no amount of self-punishment will ever make us happy or bring us... Read more >
The Joy of Living
The Joy of Living
Written by Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche and Eric Swanson, Read by Jason Scott Campbell
Format: Abridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780739341681
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The Joy of Living
Unlocking the Secret and Science of Happiness
Written by Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche and Eric Swanson
Read by Jason Scott Campbell


Format: Abridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: March 6, 2007
Price: $14.98

For millennia, Buddhists have enjoyed the limitless benefits of meditation. But how does it work? And why? The principles behind this ancient practice have long eluded some of the best minds in modern science. Until now.

In this groundbreaking work, world-renowned Buddhist teacher Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche invites us to join him in... Read more >
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The Joy of Living
The Joy of Living
Written by Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche and Eric Swanson, Foreword by Daniel Goleman
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307381514
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The Joy of Living
Unlocking the Secret and Science of Happiness
Written by Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche and Eric Swanson
Foreword by Daniel Goleman


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: March 6, 2007
Price: $13.99

For millennia, Buddhists have enjoyed the limitless benefits of meditation. But how does it work? And why? The principles behind this ancient practice have long eluded some of the best minds in modern science. Until now.

In this groundbreaking work, world-renowned Buddhist teacher Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche invites us to join him in... Read more >
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