A Gem of Many Colors - The Autobiography of Jamgon Kongtrul
A rich source of information on the religion, culture, and politics of Tibet during his times.
The Teacher-Student Relationship — by Jamgon Kongtrul Lodro Taye
This essential text clearly lays out what credentials and qualities one should look for in a wisdom teacher, why a wisdom teacher is necessary, and how the relationship between this teacher and disciple best develops once it is established.
Journey and Goal — by Jamgon Kongtrul - The Treasury of Knowledge - Volume 10
This volume focuses on the spiritual path - the journey and the resultant state of enlightenment where it leads - the goal. This is the most comprehensive treatment of these themes to appear in the English language.
Esoteric Instructions — by Jamgon Kongtrul - The Treasury of Knowledge - Volume 9
Detailed Presentation of the Process of Meditation in Vajrayana. A treasury in itself. It will undoubtedly be appreciated both by scholars of comparative studies of the different systems and by practitioners wishing to broaden their knowledge of meditation methods.
The Elements of Tantric Practice — by Jamgon Kongtrul - The Treasury of Knowledge - Volume 8
This volume concerns the meditative processes of the inner system of secret mantra - that of highest yoga tantra - a system of meditation that unites wisdom and compassion. The goal is to make manifest the pristine awareness that is the union of emptiness and bliss.
Foundations of Buddhist Study and Practice — by Jamgon Kongtrul - The Treasury of Knowledge - Volume 7
This volume elucidates the various keys needed to correctly interpret, understand, and contemplate Buddhist teachings, including the secret teachings of the Vajrayana. Explain how the teachings are to be integrated into life through the practice of meditation, which unites a state of one-pointed attention with profound insight into emptiness.
Systems of Buddhist Tantra — by Jamgon Kongtrul - The Treasury of Knowledge - Volume 6
This volume sets forth the various systems that constitute the tantric path, both those of the ancient tantra tradition and of the new tradition. A superb resource for advanced Buddhist practitioners students and scholars.
Frameworks of Buddhist Philosophy — by Jamgon Kongtrul - The Treasury of Knowledge - Volume 5
This particular book presents the primary doctrinal points of the different schools of Tibetan Buddhism.
Indo-Tibetan Classical Learning and Buddhist Phenomenology — by Jamgon Kongtrul - The Treasury of Knowledge - Volume 4
Concisely summarizing the theoretical fields of knowledge to be studied prior to the cultivation of reflection and discriminative awareness.
Buddhist Ethics — by Jamgon Kongtrul - The Treasury of Knowledge - Volume 3
Provides a clearly structured and lucid exposition of the qualities of spiritual teachers and their students, as well as of the ethical systems of Hinayana, Mahayana, and Vajrayana Buddhism.