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  • Bernard Lonergan?s Third Way of the Heart and Mindby John Raymaker

    Hamilton Books 2016; US$ 64.99

    The book relies on Bernard Lonergan?s method. It addresses today?s religious conflicts in the Middle East which have led to migrations of millions of persons. It systematically explores possible breakthroughs that might help people open their hearts to one another. more...

  • Awakening from the Daydreamby David Nichtern

    Wisdom Publications 2016; US$ 15.95 US$ 10.99

    Hell realms, gods, and hungry ghosts?these are just a few of the images on the Buddhist wheel of life. In  Awakening from the Daydream , discover how these ancient symbols are still relevant to our modern life. In  Awakening from the Daydream , meditation teacher David Nichtern reimagines the ancient Buddhist allegory of the Wheel of Life. Famously... more...

  • The Essence of Buddhaby Ryuho Okawa

    IRH Press 2016; US$ 13.99

    The essence of Buddha is about living a life with meaning and purpose. It offers a contemporary interpretation of the way to enlightenment, written by highly revered spiritual leader. The fundamental tenets of the Buddhist understanding of life, such as The Eightfold Path, The Six Paramitas and the Laws of Causality, are clearly explained in modern... more...

  • The Book of Joyby Dalai Lama; Desmond Tutu

    Random House 2016; US$ 18.32

    Nobel Peace Prize Laureates His Holiness the Dalai Lama and Archbishop Desmond Tutu have survived more than fifty years of exile and the soul-crushing violence of oppression. Despite their hardships ? or, as they would say, because of them ? they are two of the most joyful people on the planet. In April 2015, Archbishop Tutu travelled to the Dalai... more...

  • God's Generalsby Richard A Gabriel

    Pen and Sword 2016; US$ 19.51

    It is one of the more startling facts of military history that the founders of three of the four 'great religions'—Judaism, Buddhism, and Islam—were also accomplished field generals with extensive experience in commanding men in battle. One of these, Muhammad, fought eight battles and was wounded twice, once almost fatally. Another, Siddhartha... more...

  • The Karmapas and Their Mahamudra Forefathersby Sherap Phuntsok; Rigzin; Michele Martin; Seventeenth Karmapa; Thrangu

    Wisdom Publications 2016; US$ 34.95 US$ 24.50

    With lively, engaging stories and exquisite portraits, this volume is sure to inspire all. ?I believe the life a lama lives is the greatest instruction to the students who follow him or her. It is an instruction we can actually see. The lama's deeds display the Dharma in action for us. They can instruct our hearts with the fullness of lived experience.... more...

  • The "Lotus S?tra"by Jr. Donald S. Lopez

    Princeton University Press 2016; US$ 20.50 US$ 16.40

    The Lotus Sutra is arguably the most famous of all Buddhist scriptures. Composed in India in the first centuries of the Common Era, it is renowned for its inspiring message that all beings are destined for supreme enlightenment. Here, Donald Lopez provides an engaging and accessible biography of this enduring classic. Lopez traces the many roles... more...

  • The Geography of Moralsby Owen Flanagan

    Oxford University Press 2016; US$ 27.99 US$ 24.07

    The Geography of Morals is a work of extraordinary ambition: an indictment of the parochialism of Western philosophy, a comprehensive dialogue between cultural and psychological anthropology, recent work in empirical moral psychology, behavioral economics, and cross-cultural philosophy, and a deep exploration of the opportunities for self, social,... more...

  • Teaching Buddhismby Todd Lewis; Gary DeAngelis

    Oxford University Press 2016; US$ 97.99 US$ 84.27

    This volume explores the ways that leading scholars of Buddhism are updating, revising, and correcting widely accepted understandings of, and instruction on Buddhist traditions. Each essay presents new insight on Buddhist thought in such a way that it can be easily applied to university and monastic courses. more...

  • What Is Buddhist Enlightenment?by Dale S. Wright

    Oxford University Press 2016; US$ 19.99 US$ 17.19

    Dale Wright offers a wide-ranging exploration of issues that have a bearing on the contemporary meaning of enlightenment. He considers the historical meanings of enlightenment within various Buddhist traditions, but does so in order to expand on the larger question that our lives press upon us--what kinds of lives should we aspire to live here, now,... more...