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Wednesday, 30 January 2019 22:10

Vajrayogini

Vajrayogini - Her Visualizations, Rituals and Forms — by Elizabeth English

Delves into the origins of Vajrayogini, charting her evolution in India and examining her roots in the Chakrasamvara tantra and in Indian tradition.

Published in Dharma
Monday, 21 January 2019 19:20

Leaving the Cycle

Freeing Yourself from the Cycle — by Geshe Palden Drakpa

A compilation of four essays on Buddhist philosophy and practice. Contains an analysis on creation, and explanation of ritual practices.

Published in Dharma
Thursday, 17 January 2019 13:55

Analytics and Logic

Pointing at the Moon - Buddhism, Logic, Analytic Philosophy — by Mario D'Amato, Jay L. Garfield and Tom J.F. Tillemans

Essays by philosophers and scholars working at the interface of Western philosophy and Buddhist Studies.

Published in Dharma
Wednesday, 16 January 2019 07:34

Path to Awakening

A Practice of Padmasambhava - Essential Instructions on the Path to Awakening — by Sechen Gyaltsap IV and Rinchen Dargye

Two practical and compelling works related to a visualization and mantra practice of Padmasambhava.

Published in Dharma
Friday, 11 January 2019 09:18

4 Dharmas of Gampopa

The Four Dharmas of Gampopa — As taught by Thrangu Rinpoche - translated by Ken & Katia Holmes

This is a brief commentary by Thrangu Rinpoche on Gampopa's text.

Published in Dharma
Monday, 07 January 2019 02:13

Madhyamaka—Yogacara

Madhyamaka and Yogacara - Allies or Rivals? — by Jay L. Garfield and Jan Westerhoff

This collection of essays addresses the degree to which these philosophical approaches are consistent or complementary.

Published in Dharma
Saturday, 05 January 2019 00:05

Dharmakirti

Foundations of Dharmakirti's Philosophy — by John D. Dunne

This book illuminates the body of Dharmakirti's work, which has profoundly influenced Mahayana Buddhism and South Asian philosophy.

Published in Dharma
Tuesday, 01 January 2019 23:23

Dogen

A Study of Dogen - His Philosophy and Religion — by Masao Abe

This complete translation of essays on Dogen probes the core of the Zen master's philosophy and religion.

Published in Dharma