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Product ID: 818510218x
Book Name: Four Essential Buddhist Texts
Author Name: Dalai Lama/Panchen Lama/Kalu Rinpoche/Jamyang
Price: USD 6.5
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The Four Essential Buddhist Textsinclude in this anthology are: - The Opening of the Dharma, by Jamyang Khyentse Rinpoche. - Foundations of Buddhist Meditations, by Kalu Rinpoche. - The Great Seal of Voidness, by the First Panchen Lama. - A Key to Madhyamika, by H.H. 14th Dalai Lama. It is hope that the publication of this anthology of translated scriptures, all of which are indigenous Tibetan works by very highly respected scholar-yogis, will further understanding of the panoramic and trans-sectarian…

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Product ID: 818647028x
Book Name: Discovery, Recognition and Enthronement of the 14th Dalai Lama
Author Name: Wangdu, Gould & Richardson
Price: USD 9
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The Discovery, Recognition and Enthronement of Tibetan Lamas have always been mystical and strange for the westerners but at the same time it is extremely interesting and fascinating. This book contains three accounts writen by persons who have witnessed the actual happening during the Discover, Recognition and Enthronement of the 14th Dalai Lama of Tibet.

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Product ID: 861711386
Book Name: Good Heart: A Buddhist Perspective on the Teachings of Jesus
Author Name: Dalai Lama
Price: USD 15.95
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This book explores the Gospels with the Dalai Lama and the participants of the 1994 John Main Seminar. In addition to capturing the proceedings of the Seminar, this book has been augmented with additional contextual material on the Christian and Buddhist traditions to enhance its use as a tool for future interreligious dialogues. The main body of The Good Heart is organized around individual passages from the Gospels upon which the Dalai Lama is commenting. Each chapter begins with His…

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Product ID: 877739714
Book Name: Flash of Lightning in the Dark of Night
Author Name: Dalai Lama
Price: USD 13.95
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Compassion is the guiding principle of the bodhisattvas, those who vow to attain enlightenment in order to liberate all sentient beings from the suffering and confusion of imperfect existence. To this end, they must renounce all self-centered goals and consider only the well-being of others. The bodhisattvaS enemies are the ego, passion, and hatred, their weapons are generosity, patience, perseverance, and wisdom. In Tibetan Buddhism, the Dalai Lama is considered to be a living embodiment of this spiritual ideal. His…

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Product ID: 937938181
Book Name: Kindness, Clarity and Insight
Author Name: Dalai Lama
Price: USD 12.95
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His Holiness discusses a wide variety of spiritual and human concerns with his characteristic warmth, wit and perception. Not limited to Buddhists or to religious believers, the Dalai Lamas direct, practical message speaks to people everywhere of the importance of kindness, love and compassion. Appealing both to the mind and to the heart, he urges all humanity to consider the delicacy of the current world situation and to work at reshaping attitudes for a better society. His message of hope…

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Product ID: 9780195656503
Book Name: Dalai Lama; A Biography
Author Name: Claude Levenson
Price: USD 25
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Based partly on personal interviews, this is the story of the Dalai Lamas prodigious life--of how a lively child from a modest peasant family came to be recognized as the fourteenth reincarnation of the Buddha of Infinite Compassion. The book also portrays a vivid and important civilization based on an exuberant and sophisticated Buddhist tradition.

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Product ID: 9780195656503
Book Name: Dalai Lama; A Biography
Author Name: Claude Levenson
Price: USD 25
Description:

Based partly on personal interviews, this is the story of the Dalai Lamas prodigious life--of how a lively child from a modest peasant family came to be recognized as the fourteenth reincarnation of the Buddha of Infinite Compassion. The book also portrays a vivid and important civilization based on an exuberant and sophisticated Buddhist tradition.

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Product ID: 9780195673319
Book Name: Engaged Buddhism: The Dalai Lamas Worldview
Author Name: Bharati Puri
Price: USD 14.95
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The Dalai Lamas ethical teachings have gained recognition the world over. His actions and writings reflect a concern for combining ancient religious traditions with a religious cause, extending to the arena of international polticis and human relations. Highlighting the relevance of traditional Budhist ideals of wisdom and compassion in modern social activism, Engaged Buddhism is a movement that seeks to synthesize philosophy and life. Arguably the most renowned of the Engaged Budhists, the Dalai Lamas thought symbolizes a religious and…

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Product ID: 9780307267603
Book Name: Open Road: The Global Journey of the XIVth Dalai Lama Soft Cover
Author Name: Pico Iyer
Price: USD 10
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One of the most acclaimed and perceptive observers of globalism and Buddhism now gives us the first serious consideration—for Buddhist and non-Buddhist alike—of the Fourteenth Dalai Lamas work and ideas as a politician, scientist, and philosopher. Pico Iyer has been engaged in conversation with the Dalai Lama (a friend of his fathers) for the last three decades—an ongoing exploration of his message and its effectiveness. Now, in this insightful, impassioned book, Iyer captures the paradoxes of the Dalai Lamas position:…

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Product ID: 9780385527804
Book Name: Leaders Way: The Art of Making Right Decisions in Our Careers, Our Companies, and the World at Larg
Author Name: Dalai Lama, Laurens Van Den
Price: USD 14.95
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Born out of a decade of discussion between His Holiness the Dalai Lama and international management consultant Laurens van den Muyzenberg, The Leaders Way is the unique meeting of two worlds: the global business landscape and Buddhism. At first sight, these seem to be an unlikely pairing. After a closer look, however, the best business practices and Buddhist principles in fact have much in common; both are concerned with making rational, holistic decisions and turning them into responsible, effective action.…

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Product ID: 9780385527804
Book Name: Leaders Way: The Art of Making Right Decisions in Our Careers, Our Companies, and the World at Larg
Author Name: Dalai Lama, Laurens Van Den
Price: USD 14.95
Description:

Born out of a decade of discussion between His Holiness the Dalai Lama and international management consultant Laurens van den Muyzenberg, The Leaders Way is the unique meeting of two worlds: the global business landscape and Buddhism. At first sight, these seem to be an unlikely pairing. After a closer look, however, the best business practices and Buddhist principles in fact have much in common; both are concerned with making rational, holistic decisions and turning them into responsible, effective action.…

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Product ID: 9780802118271
Book Name: The Story of Tibet; Conversations with the Dalai Lama
Author Name: Thomas Laird
Price: USD 16
Description:

The Story of Tibet is a work of monumental importance and a crucial addition to our understanding of a country with one of the worlds richest backgrounds. Over the course of three years, journalist Thomas Laird spent more than sixty hours with His Holiness the Dalai Lama in candid, one-on-one interviews that covered His Holinesss beliefs on history, science, reincarnation, and his lifelong study of Buddhism. Laird brings his meetings with His Holiness to life in a rich, vibrant historical…

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Product ID: 9780861710669
Book Name: Mind Science, An East West Dialogue
Author Name: Dalai Lama
Price: USD 14.95
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What is the subtle relationship between mind and body? What can todays scientists learn about this relationship from masters of Buddhist thought? Is it possible that by combining Western and Eastern approaches, we can reach a new understanding of the nature of the mind, the human potential for growth, the possibilities for mental and physical health? MindScience explores these and other questions as it documents the beginning of a historic dialogue between modern science and Buddhism. Based on a day…

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Product ID: 9780861710973
Book Name: World of Tibetan Buddhism
Author Name: Dalai Lama
Price: USD 15.95
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With characteristic hurnility, His Holiness the Dalai Lama begins this landmark survey of the entire Buddhist path saying, "I think an overview of Tibetan Buddhism for the purpose of providing a comprehensive framework of the Buddhist path may prove helpful in deepening your understanding and practice. -The Dalai Lama . .His Holiness offers a dear and penetrating overview of Tibetan Buddhist practice f om the Four Noble Truths to Highest Yoga Tantra with, as always, special emphasis on the practice…

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Product ID: 9780861711239
Book Name: Sleeping, Dreaming and Dying
Author Name: Dalai Lama
Price: USD 16.95
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An exploration of Consciousness with The Dalai Lama This book is the account of a historic dialogue between leading Western scientists and one of the foremost representatives of Buddhism today, the Dalai Lama of Tibet. Revolving around the three key moments of consciousness of sleep, dreams, and death-what internationally acclaimed neuroscientist Francisco Varela calls the egos shadow zones-the conversations recorded here took place at the fourth Mind and Life Conference in Dharamsala, India. With contributions from acclaimed voices such as…

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Product ID: 9780861711550
Book Name: Opening the Eye of New Awareness
Author Name: Dalai Lama
Price: USD 14.95
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Written in 1963-just four years after his excape from Tibet and four years after completing his education-Opening the Eye of New Awereness is the Dalai Lamas first religious work. Orginally intended for Tibetan lay people, Westerns, and those who do not have the leisure to study the freattexts, this is the Dalai Lamas own summation of Buddhist doctrine and practices as they have been practiced in Tibet for thousand years. It is a work of consummate scholarship by a twenty-seven-year-old…

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Product ID: 9780861711734
Book Name: Meaning of Life, Buddhist Perspectives on Cause and Effect
Author Name: Dalai Lama
Price: USD 15.95
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Each of us struggles with the existential questions of meaning, purpose, and responsibility. In The Meaning of Life, the Dalai Lama examines these questions from the Buddhist perspective, skillfully guiding us to a clearer understanding that can liberate us from the prison of selfishness and suffering. The Dalai Lama bases his explanations on the Buddhas teachings of dependent arising, showing how every aspect of our suffering -- unhappiness, pain, even old age and death -- is ultimately rooted in our…

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Product ID: 9780861711826
Book Name: Practicing wisdom The Perfection of Shantidevas Bodhisattva Way
Author Name: Dala Lama
Price: USD 14.95
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Like the bestselling A Flash of Lightning in the Dark of the Night, Practicing Wisdom focuses on Shantidevas Way of the Bodhisattva. While the former includes only a brief introduction to Shantidevas complex and crucial ninth chapter on insight, Practicing Wisdom is a full and detailed follow-up commentary, making it an invaluable statement on the fundamental concept behind Buddhist thought and practice

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Product ID: 9780861715527
Book Name: Middle Way: Faith Grounded in Reason
Author Name: Dalai Lama
Price: USD 19.95
Description:

In this luminous presentation, the Dalai Lama lays out the Middle Way-the way of the intelligent person who approaches all matters, including matters of faith and devotion, with the highest spirit of critical inquiry and does so without falling into the traps of fixed ideas or extreme views. With fresh emphasis, this peerless and beloved teacher links Tibetan Buddhism to its deep roots in the ancient scholastic tradition of Nalanda University and to the profound analytical teachings of the seminal…

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Product ID: 9780937938492
Book Name: Tantra in Tibet
Author Name: Dalai Lama, Tsong-kapa
Price: USD 19.95
Description:

This series is published under the auspices of the Dalai Lama and is unique in that each volume has been specially chosen by His Holiness as revealing a true oral tradition. Volumes in the series thus far include The Buddhism of Tibet, Tantra in Tibet and Deity Yoga. Tantra in Tibet consists of three parts published under the auspices of the Dalai Lama: Essence of Tantra by H.H. the Dalai Lama reveals the highly practical and compassionate use of this…

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