A Beginner's Guide speaks directly to the Western student who is working to integrate the dharma into the realities of daily life.
A guide to provide readers with essential background information for studying and practicing with Patrul Rinpoche's Words of My Perfect Teacher.
We are helped in relating to everyday difficulties such as loneliness, craving, family problems, and betrayal by friends.
In Change of Heart, Chagdud Rinpoche hands us an extraordinary gift ~ a wise and gentle guide to the compassionate path of the bodhisattvas.
Kyabje Chatrul Rinpoche has spent most of his life in retreat and is revered as one of the greatest meditation masters and compassionate bodhisattvas to have lived.
H.H. Dudjom Rinpoche, in his characteristically incisive and direct style, calls upon us to follow the Buddha's instructions and "get a grip on our minds."
This new edition includes a foreword by Chogyam Trungpa's son and lineage holder, Sakyong Mipham.
The development stage is one of the central practices of Buddhist Tantra. The texts contained in this volume are among the most widely studied commentaries on this topic and have formed the basis for spiritual study and practice for centuries.
Instructions to free ourselves from the demon of self-concern based upon the spiritual writings known as lojong.
A commentary on Atisha's Seven-Point Mind Training by Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche, one of the greatest masters and scholars of the last century.
This rich, concise text concentrates the very heart of Buddhism into a powerful and evocative teaching on the interdependence of all reality.
Based on a simple yet effective five-step practice, this book outlines a strategy for transforming negative emotions, fears, and self-defeating patterns.
Incarcerated in San Quentin on death row, Masters' commitment to nonviolence leads him into the role of peacemaker as he tries to put compassion into action.
This collection of oral teachings is a brilliant guide to the spiritual path ~ now with a beautiful new cover!
An audiobook and softcover book set of Chagdud Rinpoche's overview of the profound methods of Vajrayana sadhana practice.
This audiobook is a basic guide to the Tibetan Buddhist path ~ simple yet profound, intimate and immediate.
An intimate chronicle of Epstein's formative years as a Buddhist practitioner, as well as a guide to understanding psychological problems.
"Through guru yoga practice, all obstacles can be removed and all blessings received."
In 1988, Gen Lamrimpa led a one-year retreat in the Pacific Northwest ~ this is a record of the oral teachings he gave.
Dzigar Kongtrül has written an enthralling, practical book about confusion, fear, courage, awareness, joy, and freedom.
"Buddhism," says Yongey Mingyur, "offers an option to look directly at the disturbing emotions and other problems we experience in our lives." [Hardcover]
"Buddhism," says Yongey Mingyur, "offers an option to look directly at the disturbing emotions and other problems we experience in our lives." [Softcover]
". . .Shimmers with frank advice on becoming more intelligent about our emotions. Dzigar Kongrül offers a practical path to clarity and peace." ~ Daniel Goleman
This the most complete and detailed reference source of the Nyingma tradition and its great masters.
This text presents astute and penetrating instructions which are essential for the Buddhist practitioner.
Ani Tenzin Palmo was one of the first western women to become a Tibetan Buddhist nun. The year was 1964, and since then she has spent over twenty years in retreat.
This is a practical, classic Buddhist guidebook that offers techniques for developing a truly compassionate heart in the midst of everyday life.
What would be the practical implications of caring more about others than about yourself?