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Saturday, 13 April 2019 01:52

Indestructible Wisdom

Light of Fearless Indestructible Wisdom - The Life and Legacy of H. H. Dudjom Rinpoche — by Khenpo Tsewang Dongyal

Everything His Holiness told to author, and also what author learned about him from his vajra brothers.

Published in Dharma
Monday, 04 March 2019 10:03

Heart of Tibet

From the Heart of Tibet - The Biography of Drikung Chetsang Rinpoche, the Holder of the Drikung Kagyu Lineage — by Elmer R. Gruber

The story of great Buddhist master's life, which encompasses a remarkably broad range of Tibetan experience over the past fifty years.

Published in Dharma
Friday, 01 March 2019 10:04

Women Chan Masters

Eminent Nuns - Women Chan Masters of Seventeenth-Century China ― by Beata Grant

An important perspective on female monasticism in China, and the contribution of Buddhist nuns to the history of Chinese women's writing.

Published in Dharma
Friday, 28 December 2018 22:33

Clapping Hands

The Sound of Two Hands Clapping - The Education of a Tibetan Buddhist Monk — by Georges B. J. Dreyfus

A unique insider's account of day-to-day life inside a Tibetan monastery - this work reveals to Western audiences the fascinating details of monastic education.

Published in Dharma
Wednesday, 17 October 2018 23:32

Tulku Chagdud

Lord of the Dance - The Autobiography of a Tibetan Lama — by Chagdud Tulku

This new edition includes an epilogue that lists many of his accomplishments.

Published in Dharma
Monday, 24 September 2018 02:20

Masters of Awareness

A Marvelous Garland of Rare Gems - Biographies of Masters of Awareness in the Dzogchen Lineage — by Nyoshul Khenpo

This work maps out the heart of all the lines of transmission of Dzogpachenpo from the primordial Buddha to the present day.

Published in Dharma
Thursday, 06 September 2018 04:30

Milarepa

Tibet's Great Yogi Milarepa - A Biography from the Tibetan Being the Fetsün-Kahbum — by W.Y. Evans-Wentz

Authentic biography of the eleventh-century yogi and poet, who is the most legendary saint in Tibetan Buddhist history.

Published in Dharma
Monday, 30 April 2018 00:32

Great Image

The Great Image - The Life Story of Vairochana the Translator — compiled by Yudra Nyingpo

Autobiography of the great scholar and translator Vairotsana, as told to a group of his students near the end of his life in the eighth century.

Published in Dharma
Friday, 09 March 2018 02:30

Gampopa

Gampopa - the Monk and the Yogi · His Life and Teachings — by Trungram Gyaltrul Rinpoche

In addition to a bibliography, appendices include a map and a table of place names related to Gampopa and tables summarizing the events in his life.

Published in Dharma
Friday, 26 January 2018 19:54

Platform Sutra

The Platform Sutra - The Zen Teaching of Hui-Neng — translated by Red Pine

Autobiography of the controversial 6th Patriarch of Zen, and his understanding of the fundamentals of a spiritual and practical life.

Published in Dharma
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