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Product ID: 978-1614293149
Book Name: DUDJOM LINGPA'S VISIONS OF THE GREAT PERFECTION
Author Name: B. Allan Wallace
Price: USD 135
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From the preeminent Tibetan scholar B. Alan Wallace comes the much-anticipated Dudjom Lingpa’s Visions of the Great Perfection. 

This limited-edition set includes elegant clothbound editions of all three volumes, beautifully presented in a slipcase.

Düdjom Lingpa (1835–1904) was one of the foremost tantric masters of nineteenth-century Tibet. This new series includes Düdjom Lingpa’s five visionary teachings on the Great Perfection (Dzogchen), the pinnacle of practice in Tibet’s oldest…

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Product ID: 978-81-906891-4-
Book Name: Mahayana Buddhism
Author Name: History and Culture
Price: USD 12
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This publication is a collection of papers presented at the four day International Conference on Mahayana Buddhism.: History and Culture organized by Tibet House at India International Centre of New Delhi in November 2005. The inspiration for this conference had come from His Holiness the Dalai Lamas keeness to promote a scientific and comprehensive study of the various aspects of Mahaysns Buddhism including the history, art, literature and symbolism.

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Product ID: 978-9937-506-021
Book Name: A Buddhist Guide to Power Places of the Kathmandu Valley
Author Name: Keith Dowman
Price: USD 5
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A Buddhist Guide to Power Places of the Kathmandu Valley Author: Keith Dowman

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Product ID: 978-9937-8244-77
Book Name: The Longchen Nyingthig Chod Practice
Author Name: Tony Duff
Price: USD 25
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Longchen Nyingthig contains a text for Chod practice which Jigmey Lingpa received as mind treasure from Longchenpa. The text consists of an explanation of the practice and liturgy for it. The text is popularly known by its Tibetan name "khadro gayjang" or "Sound of Dakini Laughter". This book contains a fresh translation of the text, one which is accurate yet maintains the rhythms and poetry of the Tibetan original. The text assumes a high level of understanding of the system…

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Product ID: 978-99372-022-4-
Book Name: Hinting at Dzogchen A Compendium of Teachings by Tsoknyi Rinpoche
Author Name: Lotsawa Tony Duff
Price: USD 35
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Hinting at Dzogchen A Compendium of Teachings by Tsoknyi Rinpoche Author: Lotsawa Tony Duff

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Product ID: 978-99375-060-7
Book Name: Gampopas Mahamudra The Five part Mahamudra of the Kagyus
Author Name: Lotsawa Tony Duff
Price: USD 25
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Gampopa Mahamudra The Five part Mahamudra of the Kagyus Author: Lotsawa Tony Duff

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Product ID: 978-99375-061-3-
Book Name: Northern Buddhism in History
Author Name: Edited by Shanker Thapa
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Original Price: USD 20

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Northern Buddhism in History Author: edited by Shanker Thapa

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Product ID: 978-99933-695-85
Book Name: The Healthy Mind Interviews VOL II
Author Name: Henry M. Vyner
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Original Price: USD 4

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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: 978-99946-788-3-
Book Name: Buddha Heart Parenting" Enich your family with Buddhist Wisdom and compassion"r
Author Name: Dr CLClaridge
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Original Price: USD 18.95

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This book represents one of the finest guidesfor bringingBuddhism into our life at a practicallevel.‘Buddha Heart Parenting’offersthe reader deep insights into howto integrate Buddhist philosophywith contemporary psychology toarrive at a method of parenting thatis both effective and enables familymembers to realise their trueBuddha nature.The emphasis is on skills and strategies that combine compassion and wisdom to make all our interactions with our children supportive and joyous

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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.
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THE XIVTH DALAI LAMA / LOPON TENZIN NAMDAK 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…

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Product ID: 9780307407795
Book Name: Joyful Wisdom: Embracing Change and Finding Freedom Soft Cover
Author Name: Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche
Price: USD 10
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Yongey Mingyur is one of the most celebrated among the new generation of Tibetan meditation masters, whose teachings have touched people of all faiths around the world. His first book, The Joy of Living, was a New York Times bestseller hailed as compelling, readable, and informed (Buddhadharma) and praised by Richard Gere, Lou Reed, and Julian Schnabel for its clarity, wit, and unique insight into the relationship between science and Buddhism.

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Product ID: 9780861710836
Book Name: Perfect Conduct; Ascertaining the Three Vows
Author Name: Dudjom Rinpoche
Price: USD 18
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This book is a translation of an ancient exposition of the three levels of moral codes in Tibetan Buddhism- the vows of individual liberation; the vows of the bodhisattva, who selflessly strives for the enlightenment of all beings; and the vows of tantra, the esoteric path of Mahayana practice.

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Product ID: 9780861711994
Book Name: Nyingma School of Tibetan Buddhism
Author Name: Dudjom Rinpoche
Price: USD 90
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This first English translation of The Nyingma School of Tibetan Buddhist is one of the master works of recent Buddhist scholarship. Written by the great Nyingma master, His Holiness Dudjom Rinpoche, the book covers in detail and depth both the fundamental teachings and the history of Tibetan Buddhisms oldest school. In the section on the teachings, His Holiness Dudjom Rinpoche delineates the entire range of the Buddhist spiritual and philosophical systems. These form a dynamic gradation of experience, from the…

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Product ID: 9780861713127
Book Name: Creation and Completion
Author Name: Jamgon Kongtrul Lodro Thaye
Price: USD 16.95
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Creation and Completion is a unique guide to the practice of Tibetan Buddhist tantra. Drawing on experiential explanations from two great masters, it is both concise and thorough, both authoritative and clear. In the creation stage of tantra, practitioners visualize themselves in the form of buddhas and other enlightened beings. This meditation practice prepares the mind for engaging in the completion stage, where one comes face to face with the ultimate nature of mind and reality.

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Product ID: 9780861714414
Book Name: The Book of Kadam The Core texts
Author Name: Thupten Jinpa
Price: USD 59.95
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The Kadam school of Tibetan Buddhism emerged in the eleventh century from the teachings of the Indian master Atisa and his principal Tibetan student, Dromt?, Although it no longer exists as an independent school, Kadams teachings were incorporated into the four major schools of Tibetan Buddhism and are still prized today for their unique practical application of the bodhisattvas altruistic ideal in everyday life. One of the most cherished teachings stemming from Atisa and Dromt? is the collection of esoteric…

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Product ID: 9780861714940
Book Name: In fourteenth- and fifteenth-century Tibet there was great ferment about what makes enlightenment po
Author Name: Geshe Yeshe Tobden
Price: USD 19.95
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One of the great classics of Buddhist literature, the Bodhicahryavatara, or Way of the Bodhisattva, is required reading for understanding Tibetan Buddhism.The Way of Awakening is the most comprehensive commentary on this text available, expounded by an accomplished meditator and scholar.

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Product ID: 9780937938607
Book Name: Bardo Teachings: The Way of Death and Rebirth
Author Name: Lodro Lama
Price: USD 8.95
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Lama Lodo presents a wealth of heretofore untranslated material.... This modest but carefully produced book is an extension of and complement to the Tibetan book of the Dead. Bardo Teachings is remarkable because it reveals a significant portion of the secret tantric path. This is genuine tantra-not a potpourri of Western self-help instructions and fragments of Eastern thought. Bardo Teachings is. . .a teaching on how to traverse the stages of death without fear. It is as true a guide…

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Product ID: 9781559391061
Book Name: Practice of Tranquillity and Insight
Author Name: Thrangu Rinpoche
Price: USD 14.95
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This is a practical guide to the two types of meditation that form the core of Buddhist spiritual practice. Tranquillity (samatha} meditation aims at stilling the mind, while insight (vipasyana) meditation produces clear vision, or insight into the nature of all phenomena. With masterful scholarship and the ability to make subtle ideas easy to understand and apply in practice, Khenchen Thrangu Rinpoche explains this unified system of meditation for students both beginning and advanced. These teachings are based on the…

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Product ID: 9781559391351
Book Name: Crystal and the Way of Light: Sutra, Tantra and Dzogchen
Author Name: Namkhai Norbu, Chogyal
Price: USD 16.95
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Chogyal Namkhai Norbu examines the spiritual path from the viewpoint of Dzogchen. He interweaves his life story with Dzogchen teachings, making them accessible through his living example. He discusses his education and how he met his principal master who showed him the real meaning of direct introduction to Dzogchen.

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Product ID: 9781559391610
Book Name: Dream Yoga and the Practice of Natural Light
Author Name: Chogyal Namkhai Norbu
Price: USD 14.95
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Chogyal Namkhai Norbu gives instructions for developing clarity within the sleep and dream states. He goes beyond the practices of lucid dreaming that have been popularized in the West, by presenting methods for guiding dream states that are part of a broader system for enhancing self-awareness called Dzogchen. In this tradition, the development of lucidity in the dream state is understood in the context of generating greater awareness for the ultimate purpose of attaining liberation.

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