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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
Description:

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
Description:

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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Product ID: 9781559391818
Book Name: Essential Practice
Author Name: Thrangu Rinpoche
Price: USD 15.95
Description:

The great Indian master Kamalashila Stages of Meditation in the Middle Way School opens the door of philosophy and practice to meditators at all levels. With brevity, it covers all the main topics one needs to know from developing compassion, through numerous methods of meditation, to the ultimate realization of full awakening. Khenchen Thrangu Rinpoche has a unique ability to bring forth the central issues of a text and make them available to a contemporary audience. This text will certainly…

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Product ID: 9781559391825
Book Name: MACHIKS COMPLETE EXPLANATION: Clarifying the Meaning of Chod
Author Name: Sarah Harding
Price: USD 29.95
Description:

Machiks Complete Explanation is the most famous book of the teachings of Machik Labdron, the great female saint and yogini of 11-12th century Tibet, now finally translated in its entirety into English. Machik developed a system, the Mahamudra Chöd, that takes the Buddhas teachings as a basis and applies them to the immediate experiences of negative mind states and malignant forces. Machiks unique feminine approach was to invoke and nurture the very demons that we fear and hate, transforming those…

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Product ID: 9781559392037
Book Name: Pointing Out the Dharmakaya
Author Name: Thrangu Rinpoche
Price: USD 16.95
Description:

At the heart of successful Mahamudra practice is the ability to get directly at the nature of mind. The Ninth Karmapa, Wangchuk Dorje (1556 - 1603) , was the acknowledged master of this approach. No more authoritative or useful instructions exist than in his three definitive texts on Mahamudra, of which this easy - to - use, practical manual is the shortest. Pointing Out the Dharmakaya is an indispensable companion to The Ocean of Definitive Meaning, the most vast and…

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Product ID: 9781559392167
Book Name: Medicine Buddha Teachings
Author Name: Trhangu Rinpoche
Price: USD 16.95
Description:

In this rare gem from Khenchen Thrangu Rinpoche, we learn more than just the details of this particular medicine Buddha practice: Rinpoche has kindly included many basic principles of tantric theory and practice in general. Anyone engage in any Vajrayana practice will find this teaching extremely useful.

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Product ID: 978155939272X
Book Name: Everyday Consciousness and Primordial Awareness
Author Name: Thrangu Rinpoche
Price: USD 19.95
Description:

This introduction to Buddhist psychology supplies essential instructions for successful meditation practice. It sets forth the nature of mind and human potential and presents meditation practices that can powerfully influence and ultimately transform the mind into the purified mind of a buddha. He clearly describes how consciousnesses operate in everyday perception and how, at the time of Buddhahood, these same consciousnesses express the five primordial wisdoms of the five Buddha families

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Product ID: 9781559392754
Book Name: KING OF THE EMPTY PLAIN: The Tibetan Iron Bridge Builder Tangtong Gyalpo
Author Name: Cyrus Stearns
Price: USD 49.95
Description:

The legendary Buddhist master Tangtong Gyalpo (1361?-1485) King of the Empty Plain is familiar to every Tibetan, yet nearly unknown in the rest of the world. His incredible lifespan, profound teachings, unprecedented engineering feats, eccentric deeds, and creation of Tibetan opera have earned this fascinating figure a unique status in Tibetan culture. Believed to be the great Indian master Padmasambhava appearing again in the world to benefit living beings, Tangtong Gyalpo discovered techniques for achieving longevity that are still held…

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Product ID: 9781559392914
Book Name: MEETING THE GREAT BLISS QUEEN: Buddhists, Feminists, and the Art of the Self
Author Name: Anne Carolyn Klein
Price: USD 19
Description:

Despite the daunting barriers of geography and language that separate them, Buddhism and contemporary feminism have much to say to each other. Buddhist practices such as mindfulness in which calm centering and keen awareness of change co-exist and compassion in which the self is recognized as both powerful in itself and interdependently connected with all others can be important resources for contemporary women, while feminism can expand the traditional horizons of Buddhist concerns to include social, historical, and psychological issues.…

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Product ID: 9781559392976
Book Name: TSONG-KHA-PAS FINAL EXPOSITION OF WISDOM
Author Name: Jeffrey Hopkins
Price: USD 29.95
Description:

In fourteenth- and fifteenth-century Tibet there was great ferment about what makes enlightenment possible, since systems of self-liberation must show what factors preexist in the mind that allow for transformation into a state of freedom from suffering. This controversy about the nature of mind, which persists to the present day, raises many questions. This book first presents the final exposition of special insight by Tsong-kha-pa, the founder of the Ge-luk-pa order of Tibetan Buddhism, in his Medium-Length Exposition of the…

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Product ID: 9781559392990
Book Name: LION OF SIDDHAS: The Life and Teachings of Padampa Sangye
Author Name: Padampa Sangye, translated by David Molk with Lama Tsering Wangdu Rinpoche
Price: USD 18.95
Description:

Best known as Machig Labdrons teacher, the Indian mahasiddha Padampa Sangye is counted as a lineage guru by all schools of Tibetan Buddhism. He brought the lineage of Chöd to Tibet, carried the Buddhas teachings to China, and is even asserted, in the Tibetan tradition, to have been the legendary Bodhidharma.

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Product ID: 9781559393027
Book Name: ARYADEVAS FOUR HUNDRED STANZAS ON THE MIDDLE WAY
Author Name: Aryadeva and Gyel-tsap
Price: USD 29.95
Description:

Gyel-tsap Dar-ma-rin-chen states that Aryadevas Four Hundred Stanzas was written to explain how, according to Nagarjuna, the practice of the stages of yogic deeds enables those with Mahayana motivation to attain Buddhahood. Both Nagarjuna and Aryadeva urge those who want to understand reality to induce direct experience of ultimate truth through philosophic inquiry and reasoning. Aryadevas text is more than a commentary on Nagarjunas Treatise on the Middle Way, because it also explains the extensive paths associated with conventional truths.…

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Product ID: 9781559393126
Book Name: NATURAL GREAT PERFECTION: Dzogchen Teachings and Vajra Songs
Author Name: Nyoshul Khenpo Rinpoche and Lama Surya Das
Price: USD 16.95
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Dzogchen is the consummate practice of Tibetan Buddhism. A pure awareness practice applicable to any circumstance and readily integrated into modern life, Dzogchen directly introduces us to the inherent freedom, purity and perfection of being that is our true nature.

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Product ID: 9781559394529
Book Name: Luminous Clarity: A Commentary on Karma Chagme's Union of Mahamudra and Dzogchen
Author Name: Karma Chagme, Khenchen Thrangu
Price: USD 20
Description:

An accessible commentary by a popular and respected Tibetan Buddhist master opens the door for Westerners to Karma Chagme's classic text that integrates two of the great meditation systems of Tibet: Mahamudra and Dzogchen.      

This book grows out of an oral teaching that Khenchen Thrangu gave in Crestone, Colorado, on Karma Chagme's text Meaningful to Behold: The Essential Instructions of the Compassionate One on the Union of Mahamudra and Dzogchen. Thrangu Rinpoche…

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Product ID: 9781590304242
Book Name: No Time to Lose; A Timely Guide to the Way of the Bodhisattva
Author Name: Pema Chodron
Price: USD 16.95
Description:

In this book Pema Chodron presents the traditional spiritual program that guides her own life. In No Time to Lose she offers an in-depth commentary on The Way of the Bodhisattva (Bodhicharayavatara ), an essential Buddhist text written in the eighth century by the Indian sage Shantideva. This cherished work lays out a ten-stage path toward becoming a bodhisattva including such topics as commitment, awareness, vigilance, patience, and meditation. Drawing on examples from everyday life, Pemas fresh and accessible commentary…

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Product ID: 9781590306437
Book Name: Brilliant Moon: The Autobiography of Dilgo Khyentse
Author Name: Dilgo Khyentse
Price: USD 35
Description:

Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche (1910–1991) was one of the most respected and influential Tibetan Buddhist teachers of our age. There was something remarkable about his presence that impressed everyone who met him—a quality of mind that comes across even in photographs. Here is his memoir of a remarkable life of study, teaching, and solitary retreat, told with a wealth of anecdotes and stories. It will be an inspiration to the readers of his numerous books—as well as to all Buddhist practitioners,…

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Product ID: 9781590308028
Book Name: The Path of Individual Liberation (volume 1) The Profound Treasury of the Ocean of Dharma
Author Name: Chogyam Trungpa
Price: USD 90
Description:

The Profound Treasury of the Ocean of Dharma represents meditation master Chögyam Trungpa’s greatest contribution to Western Buddhism. This three-volume collection presents in lively, relevant language the comprehensive teachings of the Tibetan Buddhist path of the hinayana, mahayana, and vajrayana. This work will resonate with new students of Buddhism as well as the most senior students.

The first volume, The Path of Individual Liberation, presents the teachings of the hinayana. The hinayana introduces core Buddhist teachings on the nature of mind, the…

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Product ID: 9781611803723
Book Name: Chod: The Sacred Teachings on Severance: Essential Teachings of the Eight Practice Lineages of Tibet, Volume 14 (The Treasury of Precious Instructions)
Author Name: Jamgon Kongtrul
Price: USD 40
Description:

From the legendary cofounder of Tibet's nineteenth-century nonsectarian movement, an encyclopedic survey of the practice of Chod, or severance, a tantric ritual based on the crucial Mahayana sutras to sever clinging to an ego and thereby achieve realization.


The Treasury of Precious Instructions by Jamgön Kongtrul Lodrö Taye, one of Tibet’s greatest Buddhist masters, is a shining jewel of Tibetan literature, presenting essential teachings from the entire spectrum of practice lineages that existed in…

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Product ID: 9781614291886
Book Name: Vajrasattva Meditation: An Illustrated Guide
Author Name: Khenpo Yeshe Phuntsok
Price: USD 20
Description:

Walk step by step through the stages of this tantric ritual of purification with inspired commentary and forty full-color illustrations.

The force of our past actions makes it hard to attain our goals, including success in meditation. And so Buddhism has developed methods for purifying our past, clearing the obstacles to success and fulfillment. One of the most popular methods for karmic housekeeping, one common to all schools of Tibetan Buddhism, is the…

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Product ID: 9781614293484
Book Name: Heart of the Great Perfection: Dudjom Lingpa's visions of the great perfection
Author Name: B. Allan Wallace
Price: USD 20
Description:

The revelations of Düdjom Lingpa, a highly influential mystic of 19th century Tibet, translated by B. Alan Wallace, widely respected for his lucid and readable translations of Tibetan Buddhism. 

Düdjom Lingpa (1835–1904) was one of the foremost tantric masters of his time. This new series includes his visionary teachings on the Great Perfection (Dzogchen), the pinnacle of practice in Tibet's oldest Buddhist school.

Volume 1 contains four works explaining…

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