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Thursday, 31 December 2015 08:35

Divine Madman

The Divine Madman - The Sublime Life and Songs of Drukpa Kunley — translated by Keith Dowman

Secret biography of one of Tibets foremost saints - Drukpa Kunley. A collection of anecdotes and songs compiled by a Bhutanese scholar - Geshe Chaphu.

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Tuesday, 29 December 2015 22:35

Mother of Knowledge

Mother of Knowledge - The Enlightenment of Yeshe Tsogyal — by Namkhai Nyingpo

Biography of Yeshe Tsogyal - the closest disciple of Padmasambhava - written by one of her fellow disciples. A rediscovered Terma text. Adopted for courses at five universities. Includes full color thankas, line drawings, map, and glossary. This text demonstrates the qualities and attitudes essential for the pursuit of the Vajrayana.

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Monday, 28 December 2015 00:00

Liberation of Mandarava

The Lives and Liberation of Princess Mandarava - The Indian Consort of Padmasambhava

Lucid translation of a rare Tibetan text with the remarkable life story of Princess Madarava. Those who read this book will gain inspiration and encouragement on the path to liberation.

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Sunday, 27 December 2015 15:36

Buddha's Lions

Buddha's Lions - The Lives of the Eighty-Four Siddhas — by Abhayadatta

Life stories of eighty-four Tantric masters who achieved the highest results of the Vajrayana. Excellent introduction to the Vajrayana and a good resource for the study of Tibetan.

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Monday, 21 December 2015 00:21

Former Lives of the Karmapas

Former Lives of the Karmapas — as told by the 15th and the 16th Gyalwa Karmapa

Wondrous tales from the former lives of the Karmapa - the head of the Karma Kagyu school of Tibetan Buddhism. These eleven tales describe vividly the power and purity of the Karmapa emanations and show us their determination to work skilfully for the welfare of all.

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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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Saturday, 19 December 2015 00:00

Life of Marpa

The Life of Marpa the Translator - Seeing Accomplishes All — by Tsang Nyon Heruka

This lucid and moving book documents the fascinating life of Marpa, who, unlike many other Tibetan masters, was a layman, a skillful businessman who raised a family while training his disciples. The amazing life of disciple of Naropa and teacher of Milarepa - who founded Tibet's Kagyu tradition.

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Friday, 18 December 2015 17:15

Life of Tilopa

The Life of the Mahasiddha Tilopa — by Marpa Chokyi Lodro

Thought of have been composed in the 11th century by the renowned Tibetan yogi Marpa Lotsawa, is a compelling account of the 'complete liberation' of the guru of Naropa, and belongs to the genre of 'Buddhist hagiology'.

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Friday, 11 December 2015 17:17

Jatakamala

The Marvelous Companion - The Jatakamala of Aryashura

This is a translation of a collection of thirty-four stories of the previous lives of the Buddha (Jatakas), spoken by the Enlightened One himself and assembled and retold by the first-century master Aryashura.

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