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Product ID: 81-87392-25-8
Book Name: Antiquities of Upper Tibet Pre-Buddhist Archaeological Sites on the High Plateall
Author Name: John Vincent Bellezza
Price: USD 40
Description:

Antiques of Upper Tibet: An inventory of Pre-Buddhist Archaeological Sites on the High Plateau examines a host of ancient John Vincent Bellezza during his Upper conducted in 2000. Adding significantly to introduces for the last time 100 archaeological sites perched on the highest parts of the Tibetan plateau, including those found physical traces unearthed by the author are of the utmost importance to our understanding of the pre-Buddhist civilization of Tibet. As this work demonstrates, until the adoption of Indian…

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Product ID: 8170262828
Book Name: The Heart Essence of the Khandro: Thirty Signs and Meanings from Women Lineage-Holders. Experiential
Author Name: Yongdzin Lopon Tenzin Namdak Rinpoche
Price: USD 25
Description:

Text It is rare to find recorded lineage of female Teachers in either Bon Or Tibetan Buddhism but this books contains heart advice from remarkable women from all over and immner Asia who recived Dzogchen teachings practised with perseverance in the Variety of circumstance, and finally realized Rainbow body. Complete Buddhood.

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Product ID: 817646642-5
Book Name: Tibetan Mahayoga Tantra An Ethno-Historical Study of Skulls, Bones and Relics
Author Name: Andrea Loseries-Leick
Price: USD 30.76
Description:

Bone carving, one of the most ancient crafts of Tibet, is here treated in the context of Mahayoga Tantra. Since the first missionary reports from Tibet in the letters to Rome(17th – 18th century) the use of skulls and bones in Tibet was described as sorcery involving all sorts of magic operations, and referred in the context to head hunting practices and ancestry cults.

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Product ID: 818656100-5
Book Name: Mandalas of the Bon Religion
Author Name: Tenzin namdak, Yasuhiko Nagano and Musashi Tachikawa
Price: USD 55
Description:

Bon is one of the pre-buddhist religions of Tibet and has its own importance. This is the first volume of Bon Studies Series. In this book, the renowned scholars of Bon Studies have made efforts to present the importance of Bon Mandalas. It contains 132 mandalas with their names and descriptions in Tibetan as well as in Romanized Tibetan. Originally, these Mandals were painted in accordance with the ritual text explaining the theory and practice of Mandala. The title of…

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Product ID: 978 90 04 13835
Book Name: Bon Po Hidden Treasures
Author Name: Jean-Luc Achard
Price: USD 159
Description:

New Bon promises to become an important focus of interest among academic Tibetologists in the coming years. This unique, first-ever English-language volume on Tibet is New Bon religion (14th century onwards) contains the full catalogue of the collected rediscovered teachings revealed by bDe chen gling pa, an important Bon po master of the second part of the 19th century in Eastern Tibet. Belonging to a later period of development within the various lineages of New Bon, bDe chen gling stands…

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Product ID: 978 9937 50626 7
Book Name: The Garuda Wings Collected Works in Tibetan Studies
Author Name: Dangsong Namgyal
Price: USD 10
Description:

This book has presented numerous papers at international conferences around the world and recently has been working on the life of Dechen Lingpa and he hopes to containue his work on the religious history of Tibet. I wish him best of luck of with these future endeavours and i hope he will continue to be a prolific writer and researcher. He is the author of two books of poetry, the editor of two books of Choden Rinpoches teachings and numerous…

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Product ID: 978-1559392464
Book Name: Opening the Door to Bon
Author Name: Nyima Dakpa
Price: USD 19
Description:

Bön, the ancient pre-Buddhist religion of Tibet, is still practiced today with a rapidly growing number of readers interested in the shamanism and magic that are part of its complete path to liberation. Full of practical and explicit instructions, this handbook for Westerners details the outer and inner fundamental Bön practices. This volume is part of a first wave of Bön books that are finding an enthusiastic North American audience.

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Product ID: 978-1570621864
Book Name: The Bon Religion Of Tibet: the Iconography Of A Living Tradition
Author Name: Per Kvaerne
Price: USD 100
Description:

The Bon religion claims to be the original and authentic religion of the Tibetan people, firmly established in the Land of Snows long before Buddhism was introduced in the seventh century CE. Although its adherents were gradually reduced to a minority, Bon has nevertheless continued to flourish in many areas up to the present day in Tibet, especially in the eastern and northeastern regions, where a reconstruction renaissance is taking place, as well as within the Bon community in exile…

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Product ID: 978-9937-506-11-
Book Name: Bo and Bon: Ancient Shamanic Traditions of Siberia and Tibet of a Central Asian Buddha
Author Name: Dmitry Ermakov
Price: USD 35
Description:

Hailed as a fascinating and unique book, this is the first in-depth study of its kind comparing the ancient Bon religion with the Siberian shamanic tradition of Lake Baikal. Combining scholarly research with spiritual insight and with over 200 illustrations, maps and diagrams, the information is presented in a clear and lively way, enabling the reader to navigate easily through the various topics dealt with and to follow the threads of the intricate tapestry which is woven as the parallels…

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Product ID: 978-9937-506-328
Book Name: Unearthing Bon Treasures (South Asian Edition)
Author Name: Dan Martin
Price: USD 27.95
Description:

The subject for this study, the Tibetan treasure revealer Gshen-chen Klu-dga, is a crucial figure in the development of Bon as an organised religion after the eleventh century. Here for the first time he is situated in the context of what was happening in Buddhism at the time. By scrutinizing his life and gter-ma (treasures), that were to be of much controversy in later ages, Dan Martin sheds light on the mechanism of Tibetan polemical tradition and the ways in…

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Product ID: 978-99946-720-8-
Book Name: Zhang Zhung Bon Traditional Arts
Author Name: Nyima Gyaltsen Pugyalwa
Price: USD 10
Description:

Bon traditional culture in Tibetan language.

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Product ID: 978-99946-788-8-
Book Name: The Healthy Mind Interview VOL IV
Author Name: LOPON THEKCHOKE / HENRY MILES VYNER M.D.
Price: USD 6
Description:

For the last fourteen years, the physician and anthropologist Henry M. Vyner has been interviewing Tibetan Lamas for the purpose of developing an empirically valid theory of the defining characteristics of the healthy human mind. Vajra Books is publishing these interviews as a series of books that are being called The Healthy Mind Interviews. The volume you hold in your hands is the fourth volume in this series, and it presents interviews that have been done with three different lamas.…

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Product ID: 9780199474615
Book Name: Unbounded Wholeness: Dzogchen, Bon, and the Logic of the Nonconceptual
Author Name: Anne Carolyn klein, Geshe Tenzin Wangyal Rinpoche
Price: USD 25
Description:

In this book, Anne Carolyn Klein, an American scholar and teacher of Buddhism, and Geshe Tenzin Wangyal Rinpoche, a rigorously trained Tibetan Lama who was among the first to bring Bon Dzogchen teachings to the West, provide a study and translation of the Authenticity of Open Awareness, a foundational text of the Bon Dzogchen tradition. This is the first time a Bon philosophical text of this scope has been translated into any Western language, and as such…

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Product ID: 9780789208569
Book Name: Sacred Landscape And Pilgrimage In Tibet: In Search Of The Lost Kingdom Of Bon
Author Name: Geshe Gelek Jinpa, Charles Ramble, Caroll Dunham
Price: USD 65
Description:

This spiritual adventure is the first book to document the living tradition of B+¦n. What makes this narrative so compelling is that the voice and perspective of Gelek, a young B+¦n monk, lends an intimacy and knowledge of B+¦n not found in religious texts. According to the Tibetan calendar, 2002 was a holy year for pilgrimages, and in the holiest month of that year, Gelek set out from his monastery in Nepal with some hardy companions and photographer Thomas Kelly…

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Product ID: 9780789208569
Book Name: Sacred Landscape And Pilgrimage in Tibet: In Search of the Lost Kingdom of Bon
Author Name: Gesha Gelek Jinpa, Charles Ramble, Carroll Dunham
Price: USD 65
Description:

This spiritual adventure is the first book to document the living tradition of B+¦n. What makes this narrative so compelling is that the voice and perspective of Gelek, a young B+¦n monk, lends an intimacy and knowledge of B+¦n not found in religious texts. According to the Tibetan calendar, 2002 was a holy year for pilgrimages, and in the holiest month of that year, Gelek set out from his monastery in Nepal with some hardy companions and photographer Thomas Kelly…

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Product ID: 9781401928711
Book Name: Awakening the Sacred Body
Author Name: Tenzin Wangyal Rinpoche
Price: USD 19.95
Description:

Incorporated (2011 Paperback - 125 pages -ISBN 1401928714 With CD Awakening the Sacred Body brings the ancient art of Tibetan breathing practices to the mainstream. Teacher Tenzin Wangyal Rinpoche outlines the theory and process of two powerful meditations—the Nine Breathings of Purification and the Tsa Lung movements—that can help you change the way you think, feel, and experience the world.The simple methods presented in Awakening the Sacred Body and on the accompanying DVD focus on clearing and opening your energetic…

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Product ID: 9781559391290
Book Name: The Philosophical View of the Great Perfection in the Tibetan Bon Religion (Tibetan Bon Philosophy)
Author Name: Donnatella Rossi (Author)
Price: USD 22
Description:

Dzogchen, or the Great Perfection, is considered by both the Bonpos and the followers of the Nyigma school in Tibet to be the culmination of all spiritual teachings. The philosophical view of the Great Perfection introduces the individual to the knowledge of reality, which is one with the enlightened state of all beings. In this book the Dzogchen view is presented in two Bonpo texts belonging to the revered terma (treasure) and oral traditions, here for the first time translated…

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Product ID: 9781559392907
Book Name: Chod Practice in the Bon Tradition
Author Name: Alejandro Chaoul
Price: USD 18.95
Description:

This book is the first to trace the history of Chöd practice in Tibets indigenous Bön tradition. Chöd cutting through is a meditative practice in which the practitioner imagines offering his or her body in sacrifice through elaborate contemplative visualization. Although a meditative practice, Chöd is not done sitting comfortably on a cushion in a shrine room, but instead is often practiced in terrifying places like cemeteries or charnal grounds. The feelings of fear that result are used by the…

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Product ID: 9783034306904
Book Name: The Bon Landscape of Dolpo : Pilgrimages, Monastries, Biographies and the emergence of Bon
Author Name: Marietta Kind
Price: USD 130
Description:

The reader is taken on a journey to Dolpo, one of Nepal’s remotest Tibetan enclaves with a large community that follow the Bon religion. The present ethnography regards the landscape of Dolpo as the temporary result of an ongoing cumulative cultural process that emerges from the interaction of the natural environment and the communities that inhabit it and endow it with meaning. Pilgrimage provides the key to structuring the book, which is based on anthropological research and the study of…

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Product ID: 9784901906609
Book Name: A Lexicon of the rGyalrong bTsanlha Dialect rGyalrong Chinese Tibetan English
Author Name: Yasuhiko Nagano Mariellle Prins
Price: USD 200
Description:

A Lexicon of the rGyalrong bTsanlha Dialect rGyalrong Chinese Tibetan English Bon Studies 12 btsan lha Ngag dbang Tshul khrims

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