Change of Heart - The Bodhisattva Peace Training of Chagdud Tulku — compiled by Lama Shenpen Drolma
Offers wisdom on becoming a bodhisattva, or spiritual warrior of compassion. Helps to understand human interconnectedness and alleviate suffering.
The Nectar of Manjushri's Speech - A Detailed Commentary on Shantideva's Way of the Bodhisattva — by Kunzang Pelden
The author compiled the pith instructions of his teacher - Patrul Rinpoche.
Four Illusions - Candrakirti's Advice for Travelers on the Bodhisattva Path translated by Karen C. Lang
This work offers the translation of the first four chapters of Chandrakirti's commentary on Aryadeva's 400 Stanzas.
Food of Bodhisattvas - Buddhist Teachings on Abstaining From Meat by Shabkar Tsogdruk Rangdrol
Based on the teachings of the Buddha, this book offers the most compelling and impassioned indictment of meat-eating to be found in Tibetan literature and is pertinent to anyone interested in vegetarianism as a moral or spiritual issue.
Life and Teachings of Tsong Khapa edited by Prof. R. Thurman
This work brings together a number of extremely important and useful works by and on Tsongkhapa touching transcendental aspects of Sutra, Tantra and Insight Meditation, including mystic conversations with great Bodhisattvas and deeply spiritual songs.
The Heart of Compassion - The Thirty-Seven Verses on the Practice of a Bodhisattva — by Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche
This classic text presents ways that we can work with our own hearts and minds, starting wherever we find ourselves now, to unravel our small-minded preoccupations and discover our own potential for compassion, love, and wisdom.
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.
The Center of the Sunlit Sky - Madhyamaka in the Kagyu Tradition — by Karl Brunnholzl
The book follows the original Indian sources as well as the standard commentaries on Madhyamaka in the Kagyu School of Tibetan Buddhism.
Gently Whispered - Oral Teachings — by Kalu Rinpoche
A memorial volume of teachings by one of the greatest lamas of this century, which includes many valuable oral teachings on the nature of the mind, taking refuge, working with the emotions, death and rebirth, meditation, tantra and mahamudra, plus a detailed commentary on the Chenrezig sadhana.
Prayer of Three Jewels — by Khenpo Karsang Tenzin
Four sutras belonging to Vajrayana Karma Kagyu Lineage: 1. Prayer of Three Jewels · 2. Medicine Buddha · 3. Sadhana of The 4-Arms White Chenrezig · 4. Aspiration Prayer of Samantabhadra.