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Product ID: 9789937506663
Book Name: A Piece of Snow
Author Name: Dangsong Namgyal
Price: USD 10
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A Piece of Snow (Tibetan) Dangsong Namgyal

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Product ID: 9789937506670
Book Name: The Practice of Dzogchen in the Zhang-zhung Tradition of Tibet
Author Name: John Myrdhin Reynolds
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THE PRACTICE OF DZOGCHEN IN THE ZHANG-ZHUNG TRADITION OF TIBET, containing translations from the Bonpo Dzogchen practice manual for the Zhang-zhung Nyan-gyud, known as the Gyalwa Chaktri of Druchen Yungdrung, and from the Odsal Dunkor, "The Seven-fold Cycle of the Clear Light," being the Dark Retreat practice from the same tradition, translated with commentaries and notes by John Myrdhin Reynolds. The translations presented here, made by a noted Tibetologist and scholar-practitioner, all relate to the actual practice of Dzogchen, "the…

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Product ID: 9789937506847
Book Name: Travelling with the Master: Pilgrimage into the heartland of the Yungdrung Bon Tradition
Author Name: FLORENS van RAAB van CANSTEIN
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In 2007 the main Teacher of the Yungdrung Bon tradition, Yongdzin Lopon Tendzin Namdhak, visits his native country, Tibet. He invites the writer of this book, Florens van Raab van Canstein, to join him. Yungdrung Bon is the native religion of Tibet and the source of its culture. The tradition is heir to a vast body of ancient spiritual teachings that lead to Buddhahood. The ancient pilgrimage-sites and the yogis that lived there, give us an introduction to spiritual practice…

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Product ID: 9789937506915
Book Name: The Nomadic Sacrifice (with DVD)
Author Name: Martino Nicoletti
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In the heart of the Himalayas, officiants belonging to Tibet\\\'s ancient religion, Bon, undertake a long ritual pilgrimage through wild and inhospitable places inhabited by mountain deities, water genii, ferocious demons and dangerous ghosts. As the pilgrimage unfolds, having attracted the spirits\\\' attention with wildly provocative acts and evoking their presence by reciting a ritual text and the sound of magical musical instruments, the practitioners celebrate the meditative sacrifice of their own body (chod), offered to a whole host of…

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Product ID: 9789937623414
Book Name: The Four Wheels of Bon
Author Name: Tonpa Shenrab Miwo
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The Four Wheels of Bon

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Product ID: 9789937623698
Book Name: NANGSHIG: A Tibetan Bonpo Monastery and its Family in Amdo
Author Name: Tsering Thar
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In the eleventh century a Bonpo master named Do ‘phags Yon tan rgyal mtshan established a hermitage in the rNga khog region of eastern Tibet, corresponding to modern-day rNga ba (Chinese Aba) Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture in Sichuan Province. This hermitage was the nucleus of a religious center that would culminate, in 1168, in the foundation of Nangshig (sNang zhig) monastery. sNang zhig has survived centuries of sectarian rivalry and…

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Product ID: 9789937623704
Book Name: The Call of the Blue Cuckoo: An Anthology of Nine Bonpo Texts on Myths and Rituals
Author Name: Samten G. Karmay , Yasuhiko Nagano
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Product ID: 9789937623742
Book Name: Feast of the Morning Light: The Eighteenth Century Wood-engravings of Shenrab's Life Stories and the Bon Canon from Gyalrong
Author Name: Samten G. Karmay
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Feast of the Morning Light: The Eighteenth Century Wood-engravings of Shenrab's Life Stories and the Bon Canon from Gyalrong

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Product ID: 9789937623766
Book Name: Bonpo Thangkas from Rebkong
Author Name: Bon brgya dge legs lhun grub rgya mtsho, Shin'ichi Tsumagari, Musashi tachikawa, Yasuhiko nagano
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Product ID: 9789994655229
Book Name: The Arrow and the Spindle: Studies in History, Myths, Rituals and Beliefs in Tibet. - Vol. III
Author Name: Samten G. Karmay
Price: USD 30
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About the Book: The first part of this book contains studies of historical documents such as royal decrees of the 10th and 11th centuries A.D. The second part deals with the history of Bon monastic establishment, the question of codification of the Bon Canonical texts as well as recent discoveries of ancient manuscripts of the Bon tradition that focus on the early Tibetan concepts of ritual practices. The third part is devoted to a short presentation of a personal letter…

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Product ID: 978999655106
Book Name: The Arrow and the Spindle - Vol I
Author Name: Samten G.Karmey
Price: USD 40
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This book opens with some studies of previously unknown royal edicts that shed light on early Buddhist practices testifying to the expansion of the Tibetan Empire (Part I). The author then reflects upon the origin of Dzogchen philosophy (Part II) and examines the Bon -religion considered as the source of Dzogchen philosophy (Part lll)

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Product ID: 99933-695-6-X
Book Name: The Healthy Mind Interviews VOL I
Author Name: Henry M. Vyner
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What makes for a healthy mind? Each pocket-sized volume in this well-conceived series asks this very pertinent question, and other probing questions, of a different master.Edited by an MD interested in practical descriptions of how lamas experience and describe mental health on all levels. Very interesting material on Dzogchen and subtle states. Four different volumes of interviews with: Khenpo Tsewang Gyatso Khenpo Nyima Wangyal Lopon Tegchoke His Holiness Dalai lama, Lopon Tenzin Namdak and Lopon Thekchoke

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Product ID: 99946-55-01-9
Book Name: The Arrow and the Spindle: Studies in History, Myths, Rituals and Beliefs in Tibet. - Vol. II
Author Name: Samten G. Karmay
Price: USD 50
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The first part of this book deals with historical matters especially the stereotyped notions of the king Lang Darma in Tibetan Buddhist historical works. It is followed by a comparative study of the cult of local deities (yul Iha). The second part is mainly devoted to the Buddhist rites such as the ones instituted as state ceremonies by the Fifth Dalai Lama (1617 – 1682) as well as discussions about the mural painting in the Red Palace in the Potala…

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Product ID: 99946-644-4-1
Book Name: The Oral Tradition From Zhang-Zhung
Author Name: John Myrdhin Reynolds
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A great compilation of ancient Dzogchen teachings, transmitted by the master Tapihritsa and here beautifully translated along with hagiographies of ancient masters and explanations of the preliminary ngondro practices of this Bon presentation of the tradition. Invaluable material on the practice of this formerly secret oral tradition concerning the unconditioned state of being. The texts of the Zhang-zhung Nyan-gyud, first written down in the 8th-century in the Zhang-zhung language, represent a continuous system of transmission.

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Product ID: 99946-720-5-3
Book Name: Bonpo Dzogchen Teachings
Author Name: Lopon Tenzin Namdak
Price: USD 19.95
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Nowadays there are two principal philosophical traditions followed by Tibetan Lamas. The first is found among the Sarmapas, or Newer Schools, employing the Prasangika Madhyamaka view of Chandrakirti, not only in explicating the real meaning of the Sutra system but also in interpretation of the Tantras. The second is found among the followers of the two Older Schools, the Nyingmapa and the Bonpo, who emphasize the Dzogchen point of view in elucidating their understanding of the Higher Tantras. In the…

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Book Name: The Four lamps: From the oral transmission of the Great Perfection in Zhangzhung
Author Name: Lopon Tenzin Namdak Rinpoche
Price: USD 35
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The full title of the text presented in this volume is The Four Lamps of the Arising Mode ( 'char tshui sgron ma bzhi) referring to the arising mode of the visions of the natural state explained according to four mometnts or Lamps. The notion of Lamps is to be understood here in a particular way, as a clarification associated with a specific theme or idea. The visions of the natural state are collectively known as "the three manifestations" which…

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Book Name: The Three Precepts: From the Oral transmission of the Great Perfection in Zhangzhung
Author Name: Lopon Tenzin Namdak Rinpoche, Jean Luc Achard
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The three precepts belong to the tradition of the Oral Transmission of Dzogchen in Zhangzung and appear as a very brief but profound set of clarifications on the nature of the base of the primordial State, the Path to be practiced and the fruit or result of this practice. It thus covers in a very synthetic form the themes of the nature of mind, what is correct Dzogchen practice of the Path and the nature of the ultimate…

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Book Name: The Precepts in Eight Chapters: From The Oral transmission of the great Perfection in Zhangzhung
Author Name: Jean Luc Achard
Price: USD 35
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Without the slightest doubt, the text of The Eight precepts is one of the most fundamental works of the whole Dzogchen tradition. It is thus no wonder that it was classified under the secret division of the Zhangzhung Nyengyu texts. The teachings disclosed in its contents are certainly complex, and demand a subtle approach in order to uncover their real meaning. They may also sometimes appear repetitive and redundant, but they actually convey many instructions and clarification which are difficult…

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Book Name: The Main Dzogchen Practices: From The Oral Transmission of the Great Perfection in Zhang zhung
Author Name: Lopon Tenzin Namdak Rinpoche, gerd Manusch
Price: USD 35
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The first part of the text focuses on the direct introduction to the mind and the calm abiding with the well-known methods of fixation on the white A and the special Dzogchen preliminary practices of Rushen for searching the mind. The essential point of investigation includes the fixation on the white A and the Rushen, as well as the study of texts and teachings on the Dzogchen view. Thus it is not only a reflection on the mind…

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Book Name: A Catalogue of The New Collection of Bonpo Katen Texts Indices
Author Name: Samten G.Karmey
Price: USD 150
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New Collection of Bonpo Katen Texts Indices Bon Studies 5 Natinal Museum of Ethnology Osaka 2001

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