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  • His Holiness The 17th Karmapa Ogyen Trinley Dorjeby Tsering Namgyal Khortsa

    Hay House 2013; US$ 8.95 US$ 6.58

    A fascinating and riveting life sketch of one of the most respected spiritual leaders of our times, which also delves deep into the various facets of Buddhism . . . The seventeenth Karmapa, Ogyen Trinley Dorje, is the leader of the Karma Kagyu School, one of the four main schools of Tibetan Buddhism. Born in 1985 in eastern Tibet to nomadic parents,... more...

  • Theravada Buddhismby Kate Crosby

    Wiley 2013; US$ 41.95 US$ 36.36

    Theravada Buddhism provides a comprehensive introductory overview of the history, teachings, and current practice of an often misunderstood form of one of the world’s oldest religious traditions. Explores Theravada Buddhism’s origins, evolution, teachings, and practices Considers the practice of Theravada beyond Sri Lanka and Thailand,... more...

  • The Birth of Insightby Erik Braun

    University of Chicago Press 2013; US$ 45.00

    Insight meditation, which claims to offer practitioners a chance to escape all suffering by perceiving the true nature of reality, is one of the most popular forms of meditation today. The Theravada Buddhist cultures of South and Southeast Asia often see it as the Buddha?s most important gift to humanity. In the first book to examine how this practice... more...

  • Zen Comes Westby Christmas Humphreys

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 48.95

    Zen Buddhism was founded in China in the 6th century, and its direct path to Enlightenment first came west in 1927 with D. T. Suzuki's first Essays. This work guides the reader towards Zen teaching in practice and theory, and to provide material for further explorations into its meditative experience. more...

  • The Life of Hiuen-Tsiangby Samuel Beal

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 48.95

    First Published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • The Life of Gotama the Buddhaby E.H. Brewster

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 48.95

    First Published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • Identity, Ritual and State in Tibetan Buddhismby Martin A. Mills

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 54.95

    This is a major anthropological study of contemporary Tibetan Buddhist monasticism and tantric ritual in the Ladakh region of North-West India and of the role of tantric ritual in the formation and maintenance of traditional forms of state structure and political consciousness in Tibet. Containing detailed descriptions and analyses of monastic ritual,... more...

  • Heart Lamp: Lamp of Mahamudra and Heart of the Matterby Tsele Natsok Rangdrol

    Rangjung Yeshe Publications 2013; US$ 9.99

    This book main idea is that intrinsic to the heart, mind and spirit in every human being is an identical essence which can be realized. This realization makes any man or woman a Buddha. The focus of this book is the method of how to implement that through a system of training which is of timeless value, and not bound by cultural limitations. The timeless... more...

  • Light of Wisdom, Volume IIby Padmasambhava Guru Rinpoche

    Rangjung Yeshe Publications 2013; US$ 10.99

    Light of Wisdom, Volume II contains the root terms hidden treasure text of Padmasambhava, The Gradual Path of the Wisdom Essence and its commentary The Light of Wisdom by Jamgön Kongtru¨l the Great. Annotations on the commentary Entering the Path of Wisdom spoken by Jamyang Drakpa and recorded by Jokyab Rinpoche are included as well as clarifications... more...

  • Quintessential Dzogchenby Tulku Urgyen Rinpoche

    Rangjung Yeshe Publications 2013; US$ 11.99

    Quintessential Dzogchen elucidates how our confusion can dawn as wisdom. Arranged for the simple meditator, these pithy instructions strike the heart of the Buddha?s teachings by explaining how to both acknowledge and train in your own enlightened essence. Quintessential Dzogchen is an invaluable handbook replete with source materials for those who... more...