|Book Name:||A Different Face and other Tales|
|Author Name:||D.S. kansakar Hilker|
|Book Name:||Murdered and Dead for Good: A Mother's quest to find a Serial Killer and Healing|
|Author Name:||Jane Lillian Vance, Gil Harrington|
The phone rang that bright October morning:"hello, this is Charlottesville Police Department calling. We've found your daughter's purse on the ground..." For exactly 100 nights, Gil Harrington and her family stumbled, agonized, and learned to function in the uncharted hell of the Missing. Twenty-year old beautiful college co-ed Morgan Harrington. chock-a-block full of potential and promise, had gone to a concert and vanished. This is the story of a devastated mother crawling out of blind grief to become…
|Book Name:||Shared Sacred Landscapes: Stories from Mount Kailas Tise and Kang Rinpoche|
|Author Name:||Kamla K. Kapur, Prawin Adhikari|
In this collection of folk stories from the Himalayas, retold and edited by renowned writers Kamla K. Kapur and Prawin Adhikari, the reader is taken on an enchanted journey through the shared sacred landscapes of India, Nepal and Tibet/China. From Magical flying horses and battles with mountain demons to the trials and tribulations of everyday people and pilgrims, the folk narratives offer a glimpse into the rich cultural tapestry of this unique landscape.
|Book Name:||Beyond the creeping light|
|Author Name:||Benjamin Linder|
"Benjamin's Poems say what several visiting creative scholars and poets earlier appear to have not been able to say[...] This is a unique Melange of crisis and ecstasy, anthropology and poetry and, above all, hope and continuity." -Dr. Abhi Subedi
|Book Name:||A Historical Survey of the Surkhet Valley|
|Author Name:||T B Harward|
|Book Name:||Kasthakala: The Art of Nepalese Wood carving|
|Author Name:||Heinrich Meyer|
About the Book:
Beauty and elegance of sculptures and wooden works of art, some of them well over a thousand years old, the creativity and ingenuity of the wood artists in the design of varying objects and components, as well as the diversity of shapes and ornaments, characterize this book. It is a magnificent illustrated book with a lot of background information that is aimed at a broad readership, both, professionally interested in Nepalese art, as well as, art lovers,…
|Book Name:||Voices in the Dark: A Century of Classic Nepali short stories about Women|
|Author Name:||Ann Hunkins|
ANN HUNKINS is a writer's dream - she translates works from Nepali with the crisp diction of contemporary America, cutting to the heart of the story which may be set a century ago in a culture quite different from the ones we know. Her narrative force takes the reader on a journey through twentieth century Nepal through the streets of old Kathmandu, and through the troubled relationships between men and women from the Rana period to contemporary times. Herself a…
|Book Name:||Mountain Bound: Writings from the Himalaya|
|Author Name:||Lucia de Vries|
Discount Price: USD 10
No other part of the world appeals to the adventurous and spiritual heart as much as the Himalaya.
A large body of literature has been produced by visitors who adopted the Himalaya as their (temporary) home. Their accounts stole the hearts of those who longed for new discoveries or for a mystical, harmonious place, far removed from the industrialized world.
This book presents the 19th and 20th century’s most inspiring Himalayan visitors and their accounts.
These captivating stories from ‘the…
|Book Name:||Nepal Needs Fire Trucks: How the worlds of Hollywood, Diplomacy and Adventure converged in the Himalayas for the greatest road trip of all time|
|Author Name:||Michael Kobold|
"A fascinating Project...truly great and novel." - Sir Ranulph Fiennes, Explorer
|Book Name:||Girls School Education in Nepal: A Conundrum|
|Author Name:||Subarna L. Malla Singh|
Th is study aims to ‘deepen a collective understanding of critical issues that plague girls’ education in Nepal’. It is meticulously researched, well-presented and thought provoking. The study finds that gender parity in education has not improved the trajectory of progression toward gender equity and equality.
|Book Name:||Buddhism,Culture and Society in Bhutan|
|Author Name:||Seiji Kumagai|
|Book Name:||Amitayus Tradition of Vajrayana Buddhism: Contemplative Text, Phenomenological Experience, and Epistemological Process|
|Author Name:||Bhikshuni Lozang Trinlae|
Pad-ma dKar-po's Amitayus Tradition opens fresh ground by applying phenomenological research methods to discern transformative aspects of contemplative experience using emic reports elicited directly from contemporary practitioners from the Drukpa tradition of Vajrayana Buddhism. After a thorough historical introduction and analytical presentation of the practice text Tshe dpag med zhi ba lha mangs kyi cho ga 'chi med 'dod pa'i re skong nag 'gros su bkod pa bzhugs so (Ritual of the abundant peaceful deities…
|Book Name:||Daineek Jeevanka Lagi Atyabasyak Niyam haru|
|Author Name:||Omraam Mikhael Aivanhov|
|Book Name:||Perfect or Perfected? Rongton on Buddha-Nature : A Commentary on the fourth chapter of the Ratnagotravibhaga|
|Author Name:||Rongton Sheja Kunrig, Translated and introduced by Christian Bernert|
CHODUNG KARMO TRANSLATION GROUP
About the Book
As the most important canonical treatise on Buddha-nature, the Ratnagotravibhaga (also known as Uttaratantrasastra, Tib. rgyud bla ma) established the doctrinal foundations for the Mahayana philosophy of tathagatagarbha, the doctrine according to which all sentient beings are either inherently buddhas or endowed with the potential for awakening. Among the most prominent Tibetan commentaries on this text figures that of the Sakya master Rongtön Sheja Künrig, a prolific writer who was active during the…
|Book Name:||Manifesting Gods and Remedial Faults: The Masta Cult of Western Nepal|
|Author Name:||Hayami Yasuno|
This study is an ethnographic exploration of the Masta cult of a Brahman village named Ludku in the Sija Valley in the Karnali Basin of Western Nepal. It clarifies how the Brahmans turn to the oracular deities, Mastas, when they fall victims to human injustice and supernatural afflictions and that the Mastas work as agents of dos which is translated as remedial faults in opposition to pap (sin) which is generally beyond redemption. The Mastas possess mediums called dhamis who give advice…
|Book Name:||Des Francais Au Nepal: Un Document Abrupt Irritant Et Polisson|
|Author Name:||Henri Sigayret|
Des Francais Au Nepal: Un Document Abrupt Irritant Et Polisson by Henri Sigayret
|Book Name:||Himalaya Gold: A Nepal Detective Story|
|Author Name:||Arne Drews|
Three youths are being abducted in the hills of the Gorkha district. Inspector Sanjit investigates in his first case distribution battles around a natural potency plant called Yarsagumba, th Himalayan Gold.
|Book Name:||The Lawudo Lama|
|Author Name:||Jamyang Wangmo|
In the land of Nepal famous Sherpa guides, the Lawudo Lama, Kunzang Yeshe (1865-1946) was a beacon of inspiration due to his spiritual attainments. His life provides fascinating insights into the culture of the people who live in the shadow of the world highest mountain.His reincarnation, Lama Thubten Zopa Rinpoche, is now well known as a Buddhist teacher in the West and as the spiritual director of the Foundation for the Preservation of the Mahayana Tradition (FPMT).
|Book Name:||Italiano-Nepali Dictionary|
|Author Name:||Edvige Dell Ambrogio Lafranchi|
â€“ PiÃ¹ di 6000 voci e oltre un centinaio di espressioni, tradotte in nepali, lingua parlata da piÃ¹ di 20 milioni di persone. â€“ Una guida semplice alla pronuncia e una breve introduzione allâ€™alfabeto nepalese.
|Book Name:||The Oral Tradition From Zhang-Zhung|
|Author Name:||John Myrdhin Reynolds|
A great compilation of ancient Dzogchen teachings, transmitted by the master Tapihritsa and here beautifully translated along with hagiographies of ancient masters and explanations of the preliminary ngondro practices of this Bon presentation of the tradition. Invaluable material on the practice of this formerly secret oral tradition concerning the unconditioned state of being.