Transcending Madness - The Experience of the Six Bardos — by Chögyam Trungpa
An insightful look at the 'madness' of our familiar psychological patterns, how they present an opportunity to transmute daily experience into freedom.
The Path Is the Goal - A Basic Handbook of Buddhist Meditation — by Chögyam Trungpa
Teachings on the outlook and technique of meditation, provide the foundation that every practitioner needs to awaken as the Buddha did.
The Myth of Freedom and the Way of Meditation — by Chogyam Trungpa
Explores the meaning of freedom in the profound context of Tibetan Buddhism.
Buddhism Is Not What You Think - Finding Freedom Beyond Beliefs — by Steve Hagen
A clear and challenging showing of the fundamental truth of our lives.
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.
The Precious Treasury of Pith Instructions — by Longchenpa
Distills the principles underlying the entire range of Buddhist practice in more than 400 stanzas, each consisting of six instructions or pieces of advice.
A Treasure Trove of Scriptural Transmission - A Commentary on the Precious Treasure of the Basic Space of Phenomena — by Longchenpa
Contains commentary with source verses interspersed.
Tara the Liberator - How to Free Your Mind — by Thubten Chodron
The female deity Tara embodies enlightenment, wisdom, and freedom from fear. When practitioners meditate on Tara, they uncover these qualities within themselves.
Tsongkhapa's Final Exposition of Wisdom — by Jeffery Hopkins
This book presents the final exposition of special insight by Tsongkhapa on the object of negation and on the two truths. It brilliantly explicates ignorance and wisdom, explains relationship between dependent-arising and emptiness, shows how to meditate on emptiness, and explains what it means to view phenomena as like illusions.
A Spacious Path to Freedom - Practical Instructions on the Union of Mahamudra and Atiyoga — by Karma Chagme, with commentary by Gyatrul Rinpoche, translated by Alan B. Wallace.
This manual of Tibetan meditation simply and thoroughly presents the profound Dzogchen and Mahamudra systems of practice. It is incomparable introduction to the actual practice of higher meditative instructions.