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Buddhism

  • Liberation in One Lifetimeby Francis V. Tiso

    North Atlantic Books 2014; US$ 24.95

    Milarepa (1052-1135), a major figure in the history of the Kagyu school of Tibetan Buddhism and known as one of Tibet's greatest lamas and poets, continues to inspire Buddhist practitioners worldwide to the present day. Liberation in One Lifetime explores the history and spirituality of the Kagyu lineage in relationship to the narratives and teachings... more...

  • Buddhism and Lawby Rebecca Redwood French; Mark A. Nathan

    Cambridge University Press 2014; US$ 26.00

    This volume challenges the concept of Buddhism as an apolitical religion without implications for law. more...

  • Introduction to the Lotus Sutraby Michio Shinozaki; Yoshiro Tamura; Gene Reeves; Gene Reeves

    Wisdom Publications 2014; Not Available

    The Lotus Sutra--one of the most popular Buddhist classics--is here accessibly introduced by one of its most eminent scholars. "Soon after entering university in December of 1943, I was sent to the front as a student soldier. I wondered if I were allowed to bring but a single book on the trip, possibly to my death, which would I want to bring. It... more...

  • Introduction to the Lotus Sutraby Michio Shinozaki; Yoshiro Tamura; Gene Reeves; Gene Reeves

    Wisdom Publications 2014; US$ 18.95

    The Lotus Sutra--one of the most popular Buddhist classics--is here accessibly introduced by one of its most eminent scholars. "Soon after entering university in December of 1943, I was sent to the front as a student soldier. I wondered if I were allowed to bring but a single book on the trip, possibly to my death, which would I want to bring. It... more...

  • Introduction to the Lotus Sutraby Michio Shinozaki; Yoshiro Tamura; Gene Reeves; Gene Reeves

    Wisdom Publications 2014; Not Available

    The Lotus Sutra--one of the most popular Buddhist classics--is here accessibly introduced by one of its most eminent scholars. "Soon after entering university in December of 1943, I was sent to the front as a student soldier. I wondered if I were allowed to bring but a single book on the trip, possibly to my death, which would I want to bring. It... more...

  • The Legend of King Asokaby John S. Strong

    Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 43.95

    An English translation of the Asokavadana text, the Sanskrit version of the legend of King Asoka, first written in the second century A.D. Emperor of India during the third century B.C. and one of the most important rulers in the history of Buddhism, Asoka has hitherto been studied in the West primarily from his edicts and rock inscriptions in many... more...

  • Tsong Khapa's Speech of Gold in the Essence of True Eloquenceby Robert A.F. Thurman

    Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 59.00

    This is the first full study, translation, and critical annotation of the Essence of True Eloquence, by Tsong Khapa (1357-1419), universally acknowledged as the greatest Tibetan philosopher. The work is a study of the major schools of Mahayana Buddhism, known as Vijnanavada and Madhyamika, and an explanation of the Prasarigika (Dialecticist") interpretation... more...

  • Lay Buddhism in Contemporary Japanby Helen Hardacre

    Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 36.50

    Basing her book on four years of field work (including interviews, a survey of 2,000 Reiyukai members, and eight months of residence with believers), she analyzes Reiyukai ancestor worship and veneration of the Lotus Sutra. She explains the enduring appeal of a religion, founded in 1919, that dedicates itself to the spread of true Buddhism" and that... more...

  • Inside the Grass Hutby Taigen Dan Leighton; Ben Connelly

    Wisdom Publications 2014; Not Available

    Enter the mind and practice of Zen: apply the insights of one of Zen's classic poems to your life--here and now. Destined to become a trusted, dog-eared companion. Shitou Xiqian?s ?Song of the Grass Roof Hermitage? is a remarkably accessible work of profound depth; in thirty-two lines Shitou expresses the breadth of the entire Buddhist tradition with... more...

  • Inside the Grass Hutby Taigen Dan Leighton; Ben Connelly

    Wisdom Publications 2014; US$ 16.95

    Enter the mind and practice of Zen: apply the insights of one of Zen's classic poems to your life--here and now. Destined to become a trusted, dog-eared companion. Shitou Xiqian?s ?Song of the Grass Roof Hermitage? is a remarkably accessible work of profound depth; in thirty-two lines Shitou expresses the breadth of the entire Buddhist tradition with... more...