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Establishing Appearances as Divine
Establishing Appearances as Divine
Written by Heidi I. Koppl
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781559394192
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Establishing Appearances as Divine
Rongzom Chokyi Zangpo on Reasoning, Madhyamaka, and Purity
Written by Heidi I. Koppl


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $24.95

A highly esteemed Buddhist treatise on realizing your divine nature.

This concise treatise by the eleventh-century Tibetan Buddhist philosopher Rongzom Chökyi Zangpo sets out to prove the provocative point that everything that appears is actually deity manifest. Many books on Tibetan Buddhism address the important themes of mind training, compassion, and proper... Read more >
Nagarjuna's Letter to a Friend
Nagarjuna's Letter to a Friend
Written by Nagarjuna, Commentaries by Kangyur Kyabje Rinpoche, Translated by Padmakara Translation Group
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ISBN: 9781559394154
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Nagarjuna's Letter to a Friend
With Commentary by Kangyur Rinpoche
Written by Nagarjuna
Commentaries by Kangyur Kyabje Rinpoche
Translated by Padmakara Translation Group


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
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An exposition of the entire Buddhist path in only 123 verses. A Buddhist classic.

Nagarjuna's poetic presentation of the fundamental teachings of the Great Vehicle, or Mahayana, is remarkable for its concise style and memorable imagery, making it one of the most widely quoted sources in other commentaries on the Mahayana path... Read more >
Buton's History of Buddhism in India and Its Spread to Tibet
Buton's History of Buddhism in India and Its Spread to Tibet
Written by Buton Richen Drup, Translated by Lisa Stein and Ngawang Zangpo
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781559394130
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Buton's History of Buddhism in India and Its Spread to Tibet
A Treasury of Priceless Scripture
Written by Buton Richen Drup
Translated by Lisa Stein and Ngawang Zangpo


Format: Hardcover, 464 pages
On Sale: August 20, 2013
Price: $34.95

This 14th century lively history introduces basic Buddhism as practiced throughout India and Tibet and describes the process of entering the Buddhist path through study and reflection. In the first chapter, we read about the structure of Buddhist education and the range of its subjects, and we're treated to a rousing... Read more >
Distinguishing Phenomena from Their Intrinsic Nature
Distinguishing Phenomena from Their Intrinsic Nature
Written by Ju Mipham and Khenpo Shenga, Translated by Dharmachakra Translation Committee
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781559394093
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Distinguishing Phenomena from Their Intrinsic Nature
Maitreya's Dharmadharmatavibhanga with Commentaries by Khenpo Shenga and Ju Mipham
Written by Ju Mipham and Khenpo Shenga
Translated by Dharmachakra Translation Committee


Format: Hardcover, 112 pages
On Sale: August 20, 2013
Price: $24.95

Outlining the difference between appearance and reality, this work shows that the path to awakening involves leaving behind the inaccurate and limiting beliefs we have about ourselves and the world around us and opening ourselves to the limitless potential of our true nature. By divesting the mind of confusion, the treatise... Read more >
Treasury of Precious Qualities: Book Two
Treasury of Precious Qualities: Book Two
Written by Longchen Yeshe Dorje, Kangyur Rinpoche and Jigme Lingpa, Translated by Padmakara Translation Group
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781611800456
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Treasury of Precious Qualities: Book Two

Written by Longchen Yeshe Dorje, Kangyur Rinpoche and Jigme Lingpa
Translated by Padmakara Translation Group


Format: Hardcover, 480 pages
On Sale: August 20, 2013
Price: $49.95

This book is a translation of the second part of a commentary on the Treasury of Precious Qualities, the most celebrated work of Jigme Lingpa (1730–1798), one of the most important figures in the Nyingma lineage. In a slender volume of elegant verse, this root text (new in this revised edition)... Read more >
Tibetan Yoga of Movement
Tibetan Yoga of Movement
Written by Chogyal Namkhai Norbu and Fabio Andrico
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ISBN: 9781583945568
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Tibetan Yoga of Movement
The Art and Practice of Yantra Yoga
Written by Chogyal Namkhai Norbu and Fabio Andrico


Format: Trade Paperback, 280 pages
On Sale: July 23, 2013
Price: $24.95

Tibetan Yoga of Movement introduces the method of Yantra Yoga, a traditional Tibetan form that is one of the oldest recorded systems of yoga in the world. Derived from an eighth-century Tibetan Buddhist text, Yantra Yoga includes many positions similar to those of Hatha Yoga in form, but different in the dynamics... Read more >
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Tibetan Yoga of Movement
The Art and Practice of Yantra Yoga
Written by Chogyal Namkhai Norbu and Fabio Andrico


Format: eBook, 280 pages
On Sale: July 23, 2013
Price: $19.95

Tibetan Yoga of Movement introduces the method of Yantra Yoga, a traditional Tibetan form that is one of the oldest recorded systems of yoga in the world. Derived from an eighth-century Tibetan Buddhist text, Yantra Yoga includes many positions similar to those of Hatha Yoga in form, but different in the dynamics... Read more >
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The Epic of Gesar of Ling
The Epic of Gesar of Ling
Translated by Robin Kornman, Lama Chonam and Sangye Khandro, Foreword by Sakyong Mipham and Alak Zenkar Rinpoche
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781590308424
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The Epic of Gesar of Ling
Gesar's Magical Birth, Early Years, and Coronation as King
Translated by Robin Kornman, Lama Chonam and Sangye Khandro
Foreword by Sakyong Mipham and Alak Zenkar Rinpoche


Format: Hardcover, 680 pages
On Sale: July 9, 2013
Price: $120.00

The Gesar of Ling epic is the Tibetan equivalent of The Arabian Nights. For hundreds of years, versions of it have been known in oral and written form in Tibet, China, Central Asia, and across the eastern Silk Route. King Gesar, renowned throughout these areas, represents the ideal warrior. As a... Read more >
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The Healing Power of Meditation
The Healing Power of Meditation
Written by Andy Fraser, Contribution by Jon Kabat-Zinn, Sogyal Rinpoche and Clifford Saron, Foreword by Daniel Goleman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781611800593
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The Healing Power of Meditation
Leading Experts on Buddhism, Psychology, and Medicine Explore the Health Benefits of Contemplative Practice
Written by Andy Fraser
Contribution by Jon Kabat-Zinn, Sogyal Rinpoche and Clifford Saron
Foreword by Daniel Goleman


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: July 9, 2013
Price: $16.95

Regular meditation practice has a powerful impact on the mind and body, rewiring the brain and bringing us all kinds of benefits: contentment and well-being, resilience and focus, better mental and physical health, and greater empathy and compassion. This wide-ranging anthology brings together pioneering Tibetan Buddhist teachers, scientific researchers, and health... Read more >
How to Free Your Mind
How to Free Your Mind
Written by Thubten Chodron
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ISBN: 9781559393980
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How to Free Your Mind
The Practice of Tara the Liberator
Written by Thubten Chodron


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: July 9, 2013
Price: $16.95

Tara, the feminine embodiment of enlightened activity, is a Buddhist deity whose Tibetan name means "liberator," signaling her ability to liberate beings from the delusion and ignorance that keep them trapped in ever-recurring patterns of negativity. She embodies a challenge—to transform our minds and become like her, whose tranquility, compassion, and... Read more >
Preparing to Die
Preparing to Die
Written by Andrew Holecek
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781559394086
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Preparing to Die
Practical Advice and Spiritual Wisdom from the Tibetan Buddhist Tradition
Written by Andrew Holecek


Format: Trade Paperback, 480 pages
On Sale: July 9, 2013
Price: $29.95

We all face death, but how many of us are actually ready for it? Whether our own death or that of a loved one comes first, how prepared are we, spiritually or practically? In Preparing to Die, Andrew Holecek presents a wide array of resources to help the reader address this... Read more >
Your Mind Is Your Teacher
Your Mind Is Your Teacher
Written by Khenpo Gawang
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ISBN: 9781590309971
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Your Mind Is Your Teacher
Self-Awakening through Contemplative Meditation
Written by Khenpo Gawang


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: July 2, 2013
Price: $16.95

This concise handbook of Tibetan Buddhist teachings, designed for Western students, is centered on a sitting practice called Contemplative Meditation. This practice can be used as a way to change troublesome habits, even by someone with little knowledge of Buddhism. Although the teachings are based it on a nineteenth-century text by... Read more >
On the Path to Enlightenment
On the Path to Enlightenment
Written by Matthieu Ricard
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781611800395
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On the Path to Enlightenment
Heart Advice from the Great Tibetan Masters
Written by Matthieu Ricard


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: June 25, 2013
Price: $18.95

Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche inspired Matthieu Ricard to create this anthology by telling him that “when we come to appreciate the depth of the view of the eight great traditions [of Tibetan Buddhism] and also see that they all lead to the same goal without contradicting each other, we think, ‘Only ignorance... Read more >
From the Heart of Chenrezig
From the Heart of Chenrezig
Edited by Glenn H. Mullin, Translated by Glenn H. Mullin, Introduction by Glenn H. Mullin
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ISBN: 9781559394055
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From the Heart of Chenrezig
The Dalai Lamas on Tantra
Edited by Glenn H. Mullin
Translated by Glenn H. Mullin
Introduction by Glenn H. Mullin


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: June 11, 2013
Price: $22.95

The lineage of the reincarnated line of Dalai Lamas has held primary spiritual authority and, until recently, temporal power in Tibet since the beginning of the fifteenth century. The translations in this book represent a curated set of their writings specifically on tantra, the advanced path of Tibetan Buddhism in which... Read more >
No Self, No Problem
No Self, No Problem
Written by Anam Thubten
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ISBN: 9781559394048
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No Self, No Problem
Awakening to Our True Nature
Written by Anam Thubten


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: June 11, 2013
Price: $14.95

"There are many words we can use to describe what our true nature is. The simplest name in Buddhism for that is 'buddha nature.' The definition of buddha nature is that we are already enlightened. We are perfect as we are. When we realize this, we are perfect. When we do... Read more >
Beyond the Robe
Beyond the Robe
Written by Bobby Sager, Contribution by Robert Thurman, Matthieu Ricard, Ken Tsunoda and Bryce Johnson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781576876381
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Beyond the Robe
Science for Monks and All It Reveals about Tibetan Monks and Nuns
Written by Bobby Sager
Contribution by Robert Thurman, Matthieu Ricard, Ken Tsunoda and Bryce Johnson


Format: Hardcover, 312 pages
On Sale: June 4, 2013
Price: $60.00

Twelve years ago, the Sager Family Foundation, the Library of Tibetan Works and Archives, and the Dalai Lama's private office began a groundbreaking program called Science for Monks to teach Western science to Tibetan monks and nuns. Recently, Tenzin Gyatso, His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama announced a decision by the... Read more >
Essence of Mind
Essence of Mind
Written by Jes Bertelsen, Translated by Marianne Bentzen, Foreword by Martijn van Beek and Jens-Erik Risom
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ISBN: 9781583946152
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Essence of Mind
An Approach to Dzogchen
Written by Jes Bertelsen
Translated by Marianne Bentzen
Foreword by Martijn van Beek and Jens-Erik Risom


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: June 4, 2013
Price: $14.95

This handbook to spirituality gathers together Danish meditation teacher Jes Bertelsen's advice on training the mind through wordless prayer and meditation to realize the essence of consciousness. Bertelsen has been teaching philosophy and meditation since the early 1970s; in 1989, he met the Tibetan lama Tulku Urgyen Rinpoche, who authorized Jes... Read more >
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Essence of Mind
An Approach to Dzogchen
Written by Jes Bertelsen
Translated by Marianne Bentzen
Foreword by Martijn van Beek and Jens-Erik Risom


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: June 4, 2013
Price: $11.95

This handbook to spirituality gathers together Danish meditation teacher Jes Bertelsen's advice on training the mind through wordless prayer and meditation to realize the essence of consciousness. Bertelsen has been teaching philosophy and meditation since the early 1970s; in 1989, he met the Tibetan lama Tulku Urgyen Rinpoche, who authorized Jes... Read more >
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A History of Zhang Zhung and Tibet, Volume One
The Early Period
Written by Chogyal Namkhai Norbu
Edited by Donatella Rossi and Nancy Simmons
Translated by Donatella Rossi


Format: eBook, 264 pages
On Sale: May 14, 2013
Price: $15.95

A History of Zhang Zhung and Tibet, Volume One explores ancient Tibet's Zhang Zhung kingdom and Bon religion that preceded the advent of Buddhism in the seventh century. Countering the long-held idea that Tibet's pre-Buddhist indigenous culture was primitive and undeveloped, this book shares the rich cultural origins of the kingdom... Read more >
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A History of Zhang Zhung and Tibet, Volume One
A History of Zhang Zhung and Tibet, Volume One
Written by Chogyal Namkhai Norbu, Edited by Donatella Rossi and Nancy Simmons, Translated by Donatella Rossi
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ISBN: 9781583946107
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A History of Zhang Zhung and Tibet, Volume One
The Early Period
Written by Chogyal Namkhai Norbu
Edited by Donatella Rossi and Nancy Simmons
Translated by Donatella Rossi


Format: Trade Paperback, 264 pages
On Sale: May 14, 2013
Price: $19.95

A History of Zhang Zhung and Tibet, Volume One explores ancient Tibet's Zhang Zhung kingdom and Bon religion that preceded the advent of Buddhism in the seventh century. Countering the long-held idea that Tibet's pre-Buddhist indigenous culture was primitive and undeveloped, this book shares the rich cultural origins of the kingdom... Read more >
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Machik's Complete Explanation
Machik's Complete Explanation
Written by Sarah Harding
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781559394147
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Machik's Complete Explanation
Clarifying the Meaning of Chod (Expanded Edition)
Written by Sarah Harding


Format: Hardcover, 416 pages
On Sale: May 14, 2013
Price: $34.95

Fear, anger, and negativity are states that each of us have to contend with. Machik's Complete Explanation, the most famous book of the teachings of Machik Lapdrön, the great female saint and yogini of eleventh- to twelfth-century Tibet, addresses these issues in a practical, direct way.

Machik developed a system, the... Read more >
Treasury of the True Dharma Eye
Treasury of the True Dharma Eye
Edited by Kazuaki Tanahashi
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781590309353
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Treasury of the True Dharma Eye
Zen Master Dogen's Shobo Genzo
Edited by Kazuaki Tanahashi


Format: Hardcover, 1280 pages
On Sale: May 14, 2013
Price: $100.00

This monumental work is considered to be one of the most profound expressions of Zen wisdom ever put on paper, and also the outstanding literary and philosophical work of Japan. It is a collection of essays by Eihei Dogen (1200–1253), founder of Zen’s Soto school.

Kazuaki Tanahashi and a team of... Read more >
The Shambhala Principle
The Shambhala Principle
Written by Sakyong Mipham
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780770437435
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The Shambhala Principle
Discovering Humanity's Hidden Treasure
Written by Sakyong Mipham


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: May 7, 2013
Price: $22.00

One of Tibet's highest and most respected lamas elucidates for us the principles of Shambhala, or the path to happiness, set down by his legendary father, Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche.

Dear Reader,
We humans have come to a crossroads in our history: we can either destroy the world or create a good future... Read more >
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The Shambhala Principle
The Shambhala Principle
Written by Sakyong Mipham
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780770437442
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The Shambhala Principle
Discovering Humanity's Hidden Treasure
Written by Sakyong Mipham


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: May 7, 2013
Price: $11.99

One of Tibet's highest and most respected lamas elucidates for us the principles of Shambhala, or the path to happiness, set down by his legendary father, Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche.

Dear Reader,
We humans have come to a crossroads in our history: we can either destroy the world or create a good future... Read more >
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Tibetan Treasure Literature
Tibetan Treasure Literature
Written by Andreas Doctor
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781559394253
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Tibetan Treasure Literature
Revelation, Tradition, and Accomplishment in Visionary Buddhism
Written by Andreas Doctor


Format: Trade Paperback, 248 pages
On Sale: May 1, 2013
Price: $29.95

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