Rain of Wisdom - The Vajra Songs of the Kagyu Gurus – Translated by the Nalanda Translation Committee under the direction of Chogyam Trungpa
Cutting Through Spiritual Materialism — by Chogyam Trungpa
A book, that gives excellent tips and hints on a process of self-improvement.
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.
Trainings in Compassion - Manuals on the Meditation of Avalokiteshvara — translated by Tyler Dewer
Includes translations of key Kagyu lineage meditation manuals for the practice of the deity of compassion Avalokiteshvara.
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.
The Crystal Mirror - Clearly Showing All The Steps By Which The Path Of Liberation Is Traversed In This Fortunate Kalpa — by Kalu Rinpoche
Teaching on the Kagyu Mahamudra preliminary practices, given by Rinpoche during the Kalachakra initiation in the early eighties in New York.
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.
Gampopa`s Mahamudra - The Five-Part Mahamudra of the Kagyus — by Lotsawa Tony Duff
A compendium of Kagyu teachings that accurately transmits the whole 'Five-Part Mahamudra' system.
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.
Tilopa's Mahamudra Upadesha - The Gangama Instructions With Commentary — by Sangyes Nyenpa
This book offers the reader a window into the oral transmission of these instructions, given in a traditional Tibetan context by one of the Kagyu lineage's most learned and accomplished contemporary masters.