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Saturday, 02 December 2017 01:09

History of Tibet

Tibet - A History — by Sam van Schaik

Author works through the layers of history and myth to create a compelling narrative, one that offers readers a greater understanding of this topic.

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Thursday, 02 November 2017 00:33

Power Places

The Power Places of Central Tibet - The Pilgrim's Guide — by Keith Dowman

This book, describes the location, site, relics and background to places of major religious and historic significance.

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Friday, 31 March 2017 01:07

Life of Shabkar

The Life of Shabkar - Autobiography of a Tibetan Yogin  by Shabkar Tsogdruk Rangdrol

The King of Wash-granting Jewels That Fulfills the Hopes of All Fortunate Disciples Who Seek Liberation.

The detailed narration of the life and liberation of the great vajra-holder Shabkar Tsogdruk Rangdrol, refuge and protector for all sentient beings of this dark age.

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Monday, 21 November 2016 15:38

Tibetan Ritual

Tibetan Ritual — by J.I. Cabezon

This book brings together eleven essays by an international cast of scholars working on ritual texts, institutions and practices in the greater Tibetan cultural world.

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Monday, 24 October 2016 10:02

Three Codes

A Clear Differentiation of the Three Codes - Essential Distinctions Among the Individual Liberation, Great Vehicle, and Tantric Systems — by Sakya Pandita

This work presents the first English translation of the one of the most famous and controversial doctrinal treatises of Tibetan Buddhism.

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Wednesday, 22 June 2016 22:43

Hidden History

The Hidden History of the Tibetan Book of the Dead  — by Bryan J. Cuevas 

This book provides not only a fascinating look at a popular and enduring spiritual work, but also a much-needed corrective to the proliferation of a historical scholarship surrounding the Tibetan Book of the Dead.

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Sunday, 20 December 2015 00:04

Songs of Milarepa

The Hundred Thousand Songs of Milarepa — translated by Garma C.C.Chang

Life-story and teaching of the greatest Poet-Saint ever to appear in the history of Tibetan Buddhism. Wherever he went, crowds of people gathered to hear his sweet sounding voice. This was the first complete version of the classic to appear in the West.

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Saturday, 19 December 2015 09:23

Life of Milarepa

The Life of Milarepa — by Tsang Nyon Heruka

A personal and moving introduction to Tibetan Buddhism, it is also a detailed guide to the search for liberation. It presents a quest for purification and buddhahood in a single lifetime, tracing the path of a great sinner who became a great saint.

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Sunday, 25 October 2015 20:31

Secret of the Vajra World

Secret of the Vajra World - The Tantric Buddhism of Tibet — by Reginald A. Ray

This book provides an entrée into the Tantric (or Vajrayana) Buddhism of Tibet, as conveyed by Tibetan masters teaching in the West, and as received by their Western students. Used metaphorically, "Vajra World" refers to the traditional culture of Tibet and the unique spirituality that is its secret strength.

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Tuesday, 12 May 2015 00:00

Tibetan Treasure Literature

Tibetan Treasure Literature - Revelation, Tradition, and Accomplishment in Visionary Buddhism — by Andreas Doctor

This book discusses central themes in the history and practice of Treasure revelation and presents translations of seminal texts of the tradition.

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