Book From The

Himalayan region

www.vajrabookshop.com

Book on Dalai Lama

Dalai Lama

Product ID: 9780937938713
Book Name: Dalai Lama at Harvard
Author Name: Dalai Lama
Price: USD 14.95
Description:

In 1981, His Holiness the Dalai Lama gave a series of lectures at Harvard University which fulfilled magnificently his intention of providing an in-depth introduction to Buddhist theory and practice. The combination of superb intellect, power of exposition, and practical, compassionate implementation that characterize the Dalai Lamas personality highlights these lectures. He covers a spectrum of issues important to anyone concerned about individual and world peace and answers questions that those interested in Buddhism have long hoped to see addressed.

Read More

Product ID: 9780937938928
Book Name: Path to Bliss: A Practical Guide to Stages of Meditation
Author Name: Dalai Lama
Price: USD 14.95
Description:

These teachings present a systematic approach to personal development through visualisation, reason and contemplation. The presentation is clear and eloquent. The approach is simple yet profound. It does not presuppose any prior experience on the part of the beginner, while providing rich material for the more advanced practioner. Beginning with practices that develop an effective mental outlook in ones life, this book guides the student to more advanced techniques for developing the minds deepest potentials and happiness.

Read More

Product ID: 9781401920180
Book Name: All You Ever Wanted to Know from His Holiness the Dalai Lama on Happiness, Life, Living, and Much Mo
Author Name: Dalai Lama XIV/ Rajiv Mehrotra
Price: USD 10
Description:

His Holiness the Dalai Lama describes himself as a simple Buddhist monk. However, to millions of people around the world, he embodies the highest human aspiration: to be happy. His messages of compassion, altruism, and peace are articulated in a unique secular ethic for our times and supported with techniques and practices that can help us achieve these ideals. He is the Dalai Lama—or simply, His Holiness—the epitome of the Buddhist model of loving-kindness and an incarnation of Avalokitesvara, the…

Read More

Product ID: 9781559390323
Book Name: Path to Enlightenment
Author Name: Dalai Lama
Price: USD 14.95
Description:

In this extensive teaching, the Dalai Lama beautifully elucidates the meaning of the path to enlightenment through his own direct spiritual advice and personal reflections. Based upon a very famous Tibetan text, this teaching presents in practical terms the essential instructions for the attainment of enlightenment. Its direct approach and lucid style make The Path to Enlightenment one of the most accessible introductions to Tibetan Buddhism ever published.

Read More

Product ID: 9781559390729
Book Name: Gelug/Kagyu Tradition of Mahamudra
Author Name: Dalai Lama
Price: USD 22.95
Description:

Mahamudra, the great sealing nature, refers to systems of meditation on both the conventional and ultimate natures of the mind. These have been transmitted through the Kagyu, Sakya and Gelug traditions of Tibetan Buddhism. Within the Gelug, mahamudra teachings occur in a combined Gelug/Kagyu tradition, exemplified in the First Panchen Lamas Root Text for the Precious Gelug/Kagyu Tradition of Mahamudra . The work presented here contains two brilliant commentaries by the Dalai Lama. The first is a teaching based directly…

Read More

Product ID: 9781559390736
Book Name: Healing Anger: The Power of Patience from a Buddhist Perspective
Author Name: Dalai Lama
Price: USD 12.95
Description:

The Power of Patience From A Buddhist Perspective. All the worlds major religions emphasize the importance of the practice of love, compassion and tolerance. this is particularly true in the Buddhist traditions, which unanimously state that compassion and love are the foundation of all paths of practice. To cultivate the potential for compassion and love inherent within us, it is crucial to counteract their opposing forces of anger and hatred. In this book the Dalai Lama shows how through the…

Read More

Product ID: 9781559391276
Book Name: Consciousness at the Crossroads: Conversations with the Dalai Lama on Brainscience and Buddhism
Author Name: Dalai Lama
Price: USD 15.95
Description:

This book addresses some of the most fundamental and troublesome questions that had driven a wedge between the realms of Western science ans religion for centuries. Consciousness at the Crossroads is the result of a series of meetings between the Dalai Lama and a group of eminent neuroscientists and psychiatrists. The Dalai Lama regularly dedicates several days out of his busy schedule to engage in these kinds of meetings, which resulted in more than a decade of fruitful dialogue between…

Read More

Product ID: 9781559392198
Book Name: Dzogchen: Heart Essence of the Great Perfection
Author Name: Dalai Lama
Price: USD 18.95
Description:

Dzogchen has been called the These teaching for our times. Who better to learn it from than the incarnate Buddha, His Holiness the Dalai Lama, the perfect reincarnation of the Great Dzogchen Master, the Fifith Dalai Lama? Illuminates the profound theory and practice of Dzogchen. A treasure for scholars and practitioners alike. An unprecedented view into one of Buddhisms most profound systems of meditative practice. Paying tribute to the uniqueness of Dzogchen, His Holiness sets it within the wider spectrum…

Read More

Product ID: 9781559392280
Book Name: Lighting the Way
Author Name: Dalai Lama
Price: USD 14.95
Description:

This concise and extremely accessible presentation of the path of Tibetan Buddhism by the worlds best -known Buddhist teacher shows how to apply basic Buddhist principles in our lives. LIGHTING THE WAY contains three fundamental Buddhist teachings given by the Dalai Lama to Western students. Principles of Buddhism provides the framework for understanding Buddha Shakyamunis first and fundamental teaching on the Four Noble Truths, upon which all of his other teachings are based. Teachings on the Eight Verses on Training…

Read More

Product ID: 9781559393218
Book Name: Union of Bliss and Emptiness: Teachings On the Practice of Guru Yoga
Author Name: Dalai Lama
Price: USD 16.95
Description:

The origins of the instructions on this Lama Choepa (guru yoga) practice are traced back to the explanatory tantra called Vajramala, in which the visualization of the body mandala deities on the gurus body is explained according to Guhyasamaja. Since the integral practice of Yamantaka, Guhyasamaja and Heruka has great merit and advantages, Lama Choepa explains how to do it on the basis of this guru yoga practice. In this unique and clearly laid out commentary, the actual practice is…

Read More

Product ID: 9781582702209
Book Name: Why the Dalai Lama Matters: His Act of Truth as the Solution for China, Tibet, and the World
Author Name: Robert Thurman
Price: USD 24
Description:

His Holiness the Dalai Lama is an extraordinary example of a life dedicated to peace, communication, and unity. What he represents, and what he has accomplished, heals and transcends the current tensions between Tibet and China. Why the Dalai Lama Matters explores just why he has earned the worlds love and respect, and how restoring Tibets autonomy within China is not only possible, but highly reasonable, and absolutely necessary for all of us together to have a peaceful future as…

Read More

Product ID: 9788120815124
Book Name: Dalai Lama, A Policy of Kindness
Author Name: Dalai Lama
Price: USD 10.95
Description:

An Anthology of Writings By and About the Dalai Lama This book offers a comprehensive view of the Dalai Lama, both his personal life and his thoughts on issues of global concern. An engaging picture emerges of a man whose goodwill, understanding and practicality have brought him respect from world leaders and the acclaim of millions around the world.

Read More

Product ID: xxx
Book Name: Introduction in Buddhism (English/Hindi)
Author Name: H.H. the 14th Dalai Lama
Price: USD 2
Description:

Intended for beginners, the book has received good response. Basic principal of Buddhist teaching are well elaborated. The four noble truth and the law of karma, teaching of Hinayana, Mahayana and Tantrayana are explained in the text. The text is available both in English and Hindi.

Read More

Product ID: xxx
Book Name: Introduction of Buddhism and Tantric Meditation
Author Name: H.H. the 14th Dalai Lama
Price: USD 2
Description:

The book presents a simple and lucid introduction to the study of Buddhism and the Tantric meditation. The teaching of the Buddha and its application in our daily life has been dwelt upon. Tantric meditation includes a simple process of simple process of visualisation, recitation of the traditional seven branch rite, recitation of mantras and dissolution of the visualied meditational deities into emptiness. An indispensable book for anyone interested in the subject.

Read More

Product ID: xxx
Book Name: Art of Happiness (Soft Cover)
Author Name: Dalai Lama
Price: USD 4.95
Description:

I believe that the very purpose of our life is to seek happiness. That is clear. Whether one believes in religion or not, whether one believes in this religion or that religion, we all are seeking something better in life. So, I think the, very motion of our life is towards happiness

Read More

Product ID: xxx
Book Name: Dalai Lamas Book of Love & Compassion
Author Name: Dalai Lama
Price: USD 8.95
Description:

His Holiness the Dalai Lama, the exiled spiritual leader of the Tibetan people, offers simple, practical advice on how we can bring more love and compassion into our lives. With his down-to-earth approach, he shows us how to truly accept others and how we can transform disturbing emotions such as anger, into love, joy and peace of mind. Words of inspiration from one of the worlds most beloved spiritual leaders

Read More

Product ID: xxx
Book Name: My Tibet
Author Name: Dalai Lama
Price: USD 29.95
Description:

One of the worlds spiritual leaders and a renowned wilderness photographer combine their vision of Tibet in this stunningly beautiful book. Essays by the Fourteenth Dalai Lama appear with Galen Rowells dramatic images in a moving presentation of the splendors of Tibets revered but threatened heritage. When Chinese communist troops invaded Tibet in 1950, the author was fifteen years old and the spiritual and temporal ruler of a nation the size of western Europe. Tenzin Gyatso, the Fourteenth Dalai Lama…

Read More

Product ID: xxx
Book Name: Ocean of Wisdom
Author Name: Dalai Lama
Price: USD 14.95
Description:

Guidelines for Living This book contains excerpts of the unusually beautiful and inspiring words of His Holiness the Dalai Lama, the spiritual and temporal leader of the Tibetan people. His message of the universal need for kindness and consideration at every level of human relations, from person-to-person to global concerns, is one that transcends all cultural and religious boundaries. The book has been compiled from talks the Dalai Lama has made at various universities, monasteries, and interfaith services around the…

Read More

Product ID: xxx
Book Name: Opening of the Wisdom Eye
Author Name: Dalai Lama
Price: USD 12.95
Description:

This book of His Holiness the Dalai Lama has been written with the intention of giving information to those wishing to know some of the basic facets of Buddhadharma in Tibet. Further, it touches upon a number of points of practical importance for those who wish to progress along the path of Dharma, while it should incidentally set right a number of distorted and strange ideas that some people have regarding Tibetan forms of Dharma.

Read More

Product ID: xxx
Book Name: I believe that the very purpose of our life is to seek happiness. That is clear. Whether one believ
Author Name: Dalai Lama
Price: USD 21
Description:

Awakening the Mind, Lightening the Heart examines the next step of the Path: Compassion. Based on a classic fourteenth-century Tibetan poem for its ability to awaken compassion in the human heart, this elegant primer combines the mind training and stages of the path traditions of Tibetan Buddhism with enduring simplicty and illuminating prose. This illuminating and highly accessible guide offers techniques for deepening and heightening compassion in our lives and the world around us.

Read More