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Product ID: 9788124605196
Book Name: Emptiness and Becoming: Integrating Madhyamika Buddhism and Process Philosophy
Author Name: Peter Paul Kakol
Price: USD 21.95
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The book presents a detailed comparison of process philosophy and Madhyamika Buddhism, analyzing the similarities and differences between the two. It attempts a creative integration between the two and introduces a new philosophy, Process Buddhism. Process thought underscores the view that reality is a cumulative process of perspectival and experiential events. Peter Kakols work, in a remarkable foray into this area of philosophy, shows that the Madhyamika teaching, which essentially stresses the emptiness of emptiness, and process theory of worldviews…

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Product ID: 9788173049286
Book Name: Hardships And Downfall Of Buddhism In India
Author Name: Giovanni Verardi
Price: USD 41
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Buddhism originated as an atinomial system, facing the opposition of both vaidika and theistic Brahmans, who socially identified themselves with the agrarian world. The two models of society generated in early historical India never merged, and Buddhism was gradually and often violently reduced to impotence. It was Gupta rule the first checkmated the antinomial model of the Buddhist. Whereas in the open society traders, landowners and \\tribals\\ coexisted, from Gupta tim4es onwards pressure on kings and direct Brahmanical rule led…

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Product ID: 9788178223643
Book Name: Principles of Tibetan Medicine
Author Name: Tamdin Sither Bradley
Price: USD 10
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Tibetan medicine is a complete medical system. It is called gSo-ba Rig-pa, or the science of healing, and is based on the four medical tantras called

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Product ID: 9788183631204
Book Name: A Complete Book Of Singing Bowl: Himalayan Sound Revelation
Author Name: Frank Perry
Price: USD 20
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This is simply the widest study of the secred instruments of the Tibetan region ever, covering singing bowls, dribu (the Tibetan hand bell) and ting-sha (small paired cymbals). Its author is uniquely qualified, having begun his lifelong association with the bowls back in 1971, when they first started to appear in the west. He has also made no less than 105 recordings, most of them featuring bowls. Frank thus offers forty year of closeness to singing bowls and their sounds…

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Product ID: 9789351941750
Book Name: My Crazy Tale: His Holiness The Gyalwang Drukpa
Author Name: Lobsang Thargay
Price: USD 30
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Product ID: 9789627341567
Book Name: Blazing Splendor
Author Name: Tulku Urgyen Rinpoche
Price: USD 29.95
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Memoirs of the Dzogchen Yogi Tulku Urgyen Rinpoche Tulku Urgyen Rinpoche was among Tibetan Buddhisms greatest masters of the 20th century, and was highly instrumental in bringing the practice of Dzogchen (Great Perfection) to the West. His students included well-known figures like Sogyal Rinpoche, Daniel Goleman, Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche, Dzongsar Khyentse Rinpoche, Joseph Goldstein, Sharon Salzberg, Tara Bennett-Goleman and Lama Surya Das.

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Product ID: 9789745241114
Book Name: The Nine Ways of Bon: Excerpts from gZi-brjid
Author Name: David Snellgrove
Price: USD 50
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David Snellgrove, Ph.D., D.Litt., was elected Fellow of the British Academy in 1968. For a five year period he was Consultant for Buddhism at the then newly established Vatican Secretariat for non-Christian Religions. The author of numerous books and articles on Himalayan and Southeast Asian religions, he was recently awarded the prestigious Burton Medal by the Royal Asiatic Society, for his extensive contributions to Asian scholarship.

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Product ID: 9789937217835
Book Name: The Radiance of Possibility Within Bardo
Author Name: Lopon Kalsang Dorje
Price: USD 10
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THIS BOOK REFLECT THE NATURE OF THE FOUR BARDO WHICH EMBRACE THE WHOLE EXISTENCE OF LIFE AND DEATH. THE POSSIBILITY THAT THE FOUR BARDO HOLD AND THE FOUR TYPES OF PRACTICE TO BE APPLIED ON THIS FOUR BARDO TO ACHIEVE THE FOUR KAYAS , ENLIGHTENED BODY. IT ENCOURAGES THE READER NOT TO LIVE IN THE WORLD OF FASCINATION ,BOTH WORLDLY AND SPIRITUAL.BUT TO LIVE IN THE REALITY OF THE DHARMA AND NOT IN THE FASCINATING DAYDREAM OF SPIRITUALISM

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Product ID: 9789937231251
Book Name: Iconography of 108 Lokesvaras
Author Name: Min Bahadur Shakya
Price: USD 15
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Iconography of 108 Lokesvaras

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Product ID: 9789937506076
Book Name: I Concept The Mahamudra Concerning the union of a Buddha and his consort
Author Name: Bodo Balsys
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Original Price: USD 25

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At last, the theory of relativity for Buddhism. This scintillating work, the second of a series, titled “Unveiling the Esoteric in Buddhism”, seriously challenges the thinking concerning many conventionally accepted ideas about the nature of the content of Buddhist scriptures. The opinions of what Buddhists believe concerning the great majority of their sE5tras and Tantras will change in the light of the many revelations presented in this series of works, the central pillar of which are the syllogisms presented in…

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Product ID: 9789937506243
Book Name: Teachings on Sakya Panditas Clarifying the Sages Intent
Author Name: Khenchen Appey Rinpoche
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Original Price: USD 16.95

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Clarifying the Sage’s Intent describes the stages of the bodhisattva path from the beginning right up to full and perfect enlightenment, following the teaching tradition of the great early Kadampas on the ten stages of practice. The first stage is spiritual propensity; the second is faith; the third is generating the enlightenment thought; the fourth is accomplishing the perfections of generosity and the remaining perfections; the fifth is maturing sentient beings;the sixth is entering upon the stainless paths; the seventh…

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Product ID: 9789937506328
Book Name: Unearthing Bon Treasures (South Asian Edition)
Author Name: Dan Martin
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Original Price: USD 27.95

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The subject for this study, the Tibetan treasure revealer Gshen-chen Klu-dga, is a crucial figure in the development of Bon as an organised religion after the eleventh century. Here for the first time he is situated in the context of what was happening in Buddhism at the time. By scrutinizing his life and gter-ma (treasures), that were to be of much controversy in later ages, Dan Martin sheds light on the mechanism of Tibetan polemical tradition and the ways in…

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Product ID: 9789937506601
Book Name: The Two Truths in Bon
Author Name: Seiji Kumagai
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Original Price: USD 25

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The Two Truths in Bon is an innovative survey of Madhyamika\\'s two truths theory of the Bon religion in comparison with Indian and Tibetan Madhyamika. Since 1960\\\\\\\\'s Bonpo study has developed rapidly in western countries. Concerning its doctrine, they seem to have focused on Vajray?na and Dzogchen. On the other hand, the study on S?tray?na has been left behind. Madhyamika philosophy is the fundamental basis of Vajrayana and Dzogchen, and the two truths is the basic theory (gzhi) of Madhyamika.…

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Product ID: 9789937572019
Book Name: Drukchen Padma Karpo\'s Collected Works On Mahamudra
Author Name: Tony Duff
Price: USD 25
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This book contains all of Padma Karpo\'s writings on Mahamudra as found in his Collected Works. Padma Karpo [1527-1592 C.E.] was the fourth Drukchen or leader of the Drukpa Kagyu school of Tibetan Buddhism. He is one of the most famous of all Tibetan authors, and is well-known for his erudite explanations of difficult subjects. A few of the smaller texts in this book have been seen in English. For example, the short but pithy Notes on Mahamudra, which is…

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Product ID: 9789937572033
Book Name: Instructions For Practising The View Of Other Emptiness: A Text Of Oral Instructions By Jamgon Kon
Author Name: Tony Duff
Price: USD 20
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Other Emptiness, or Zhantong in Tibetan, is the most profound view taught by the Buddha. It is the very basis of the teaching of the majority of Tibetan Buddhist schools, though has been overwhelmed by some reactive Tibetan Buddhist schools who have argued against it. As a result, it has not been well understood in the West, where it is often thought of as a complicated philosophical view enshrouded in argument. In fact, Other Emptiness is the penultimate teaching of…

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Product ID: 9789937572057
Book Name: Flight of the Garuda: A Complete Explanation of Thorough Cut by Zhabkar
Author Name: Tony Duff
Price: USD 25
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Flight of the Garuda is a series of twenty-three songs sung by the Dzogchen master Tshogdrug Rangdrol [1781-1850 C.E.] for the sake of his students. The songs explain the practice called Thorough Cut (Thregcho), which is one of the two innermost practices of Dzogchen or Great Completion. Tshogdrug Rangdrol, who is more commonly known as Zhabkar, later compiled the songs into a text. Over time, this text became one of the most popular texts used to explain Thorough Cut because…

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Product ID: 9789937572071
Book Name: A Juggernaut of the Non-Dual View: Ultimate Teachings of the Second Drukchen Gyalwang Je
Author Name: Tony Duff
Price: USD 25
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This is a remarkable book with many interesting themes. It presents a translation of the text entitled "Chariot of Establishment", Treasure Trove of a Mind Absorbed in the Profound Meaning by the second Drukchen [1428-1476 C.E.] or leader of the Drukpa Kagyu school of Tibetan Buddhism. To begin with, it is of interest simply because it is the first major text of Drukpa Kagyu teachings to have been translated into English. The text is a compilation of over sixty different…

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Product ID: 9789937572088
Book Name: Gampopa Teaches Essence Mahamudra: Interviews with His Heart Disciples, Dusum Khyenpa and Others
Author Name: Tony Duff
Price: USD 30
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This book began as a translation of the "Interviews" section of Gampopa\'s Collected Works. Interviews or Question and Answer Sessions as they are literally called in Tibetan are records of the personal interviews of a great teacher with those who come to see him. These are amongst the most interesting writings to be found in Tibetan literature because of the very personal quality found in them. The interviews section of Gampopa\'s Collected Works consists of interviews with four of his…

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Product ID: 9789937572101
Book Name: The Theory and Practice of Other Emptiness Taught Through Milarepa\'s Songs
Author Name: Tony Duff
Price: USD 20
Description:

Other Emptiness, or Zhantong in Tibetan, is the most profound view taught by the Buddha. It is the very basis of the majority of Tibetan Buddhist schools, though it has been overshadowed by the views of some schools who have argued against it. As a result, it has not been well understood in the West, where it is often thought of as a complicated and possibly questionable philosophical view. In fact, Other Emptiness is the penultimate teaching of the sutras…

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Product ID: 9789937623032
Book Name: Buddhist Fire Ritual in Japan
Author Name: Madhavi Kolhatkar & Musashi Tachikawa
Price: USD 25
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About the Authors MADHAVI KOLHATKAR, M.A. and Ph.D. (University of Pune), has been working at Sanskrit Dictionary Department, Deccan College since 1973. Her publications include Sura, the Liquor and the Vedic Sacrifice (D.K. Printworld, 1999); Ancient Indian Fire Ritual (Motilal, 2001); Madhuvidy? (L.D. Institute, 2001); Samvijñ?nam (Dr. T.N. Dharmadhikari, 2006); and Vedic Domestic Fire-Ritual: Sth?l?p?ka (New Bharatiya Book Corporation, 2006). MUSASHI TACHIKAWA, Ph.D. (Harvard), is Professor Emeritus at National Museum of Ethnology, Osaka, Japan. His publications include The Structure of…

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