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12 Dakinis

Dakini Power - Twelve Extraordinary Women Shaping the Transmission of Tibetan Buddhism in the West — by Michaela Haas

Personal reflections and life stories from 12 contemporary female Tibetan Buddhist teachers.

Published in Dharma
Friday, 01 March 2019 10:04

Women Chan Masters

Eminent Nuns - Women Chan Masters of Seventeenth-Century China ― by Beata Grant

An important perspective on female monasticism in China, and the contribution of Buddhist nuns to the history of Chinese women's writing.

Published in Dharma
Saturday, 17 November 2018 08:45

Divine Tara

Tara - The Feminine Divine — by Bokar Rinpoche

This work presents the various aspects of Tara and the origin of her tantra, offering instruction for devotional practice.

Published in Dharma
Tuesday, 16 August 2016 17:51

Pema Lingpa

The Life and Revelations of Pema Lingpa — translated by Sarah Harding

An important introduction to Buddhism and to the teachings of Guru Padmasambhava. In particular, it includes selections from the treasures revealed by the great Bhutanese master Pema Lingpa.

Published in Dharma
Tuesday, 16 August 2016 00:40

Lady of Illusion

Niguma - Lady of Illusion — by Sarah Harding

This book brings to the forefront the life and teachings of a mysterious eleventh-century Kashmiri woman who became the source of a major Tibetan Buddhist practice lineage.

Published in Dharma
Thursday, 26 May 2016 15:30

Lady of the Lotus-Born

Lady of the Lotus-Born - The Life and Enlightenment of Yeshe Tsogyal — by Namkhai Nyingpo & Gyalwa Changchub

Yeshe Tsogyal was in all probability the first Tibetan ever to attain complete enlightenment. She was closest disciple of Padmasambhava, the master who introduced the Buddhist teachings to Tibet in the eighth century.

Published in Dharma
Wednesday, 03 February 2016 00:00

Timeless Rapture

Timeless Rapture - Inspired Verse of the Shangpa Masters — by Jamgon Kongtrul

This book offers a rare glimpse into the mysticism of the Shangpa Kagyu lineage - a tradition based mainly on the profound teaching of two women.

Published in Dharma
Sunday, 03 January 2016 00:00

Advice to the Dakini

Advice From the Lotus-Born - A Collection of Padmasambhava's Advice to the Dakini Yeshe Tsogyal and Other Close Disciples

A classic collection of Padmasambhava's advice from terma treasures to the dakini Yeshe Tsogyal and other close disciples from the terma treasure revelations of Nyang Ral Nyima Özer, Guru Chowang, Pema Ledrel Tsal, Sangye Lingpa, Rigdzin Godem, & Chokgyur Lingpa.

Published in Dharma
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.

Published in Dharma
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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