Phowa Commentary - Instructions for the Practice of Consciousness Transference as Revealed by Rigdzin Longsal Nyingpo — by Chagdud Khadro
This book describes the dying process, and includes practical advice.
Luminous Mind - The Way of the Buddha — by Kalu Rinpoche
Remarkable compilation of the oral and written teachings of the late Kalu Rinpoche. Immediate and timeless.
Foundation of Buddhist Meditation — by Ven. Kalu Rinpoche
This work outlines the basic meditation practices common to all seers of Tibetan Buddhism. It gives concise explanation of the Buddhist path leading to the supreme goal of enlightenment for the welfare of all sentient beings.
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.
A Taste of Salt - Selections from the Sutta Pitaka
The Sutta Pitaka was written down in the Pali language over 2,000 years ago. It is made of five collections of suttas - the Digha Nikaya, the Majjima Nikaya, the Samyutta Nikaya, the Anguttara Nikaya, and the Khuddaka Nikaya. These texts remain the most complete record of early Buddhist teachings.
Ninth Karmapa, Wanchuk Dorje's Ocean of Certainty — by Traleg Kyabgon Rinpoche
Traleg Kyabgon Rinpoche's commentary to the sixteenth century work Pith Instructions of Coemergent Wisdom, Entitled the Profound Essence of the Ocean of Certainty , by the Ninth Karmapa - Wangchuk Dorje.
Mahamudra and Related Instructions - Core Teachings of the Kagyu Schools — by Peter Alan Roberts
Seminal meditative traditions of the Kagyu school of Tibetan Buddhism are Mahamudra and the Six Yogas of Naropa.
The Profound Inner Principles — by The Third Karmapa Rangjug Dorje
With masterful clarity and precision, this work delineates the principles and foundations of Vajrayana practice. Includes a commentary by Jamgon Kongtrul with extensive footnotes containing extracts from all the other important commentaries to the root text.
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.
Indestructible Truth - The Living Spirituality of Tibetan Buddhism — by Reginald A. Ray
This is one of the most thorough introductions to the Tibetan Buddhist world view ever published. At the same time it is also one of the most accessible. Presents Tibetan Buddhism in its traditional form but also shows how the Tibetan traditions are applicable to problems and challenges of modern life in the West.