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Empty Sky

Echoes From an Empty Sky - The Origin of the Buddhist Doctrine of the Two Truths — by John B. Buescher

For the first time, eschews an exclusively Mahayana standpoint for the exploration of the two truths in order to examine the doctrine in the context of the Hinayana.

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Saturday, 17 June 2017 15:05

Visuddhimagga

Visuddhimagga - The Path of Purification - The Classic Manual of Buddhist Doctrine and Meditation  by Buddhaghosa

One of Buddhism's foundational texts, a systematic examination and condensation of Buddhist doctrine and meditation technique.

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Monday, 13 March 2017 16:41

Vasubandhu

Seven Works of Vasubandhu - the Buddhist Psychological Doctor - by Stefan Anacker

The seven treatises presented here are complete works with a most varied range of topics and serve at least as an introduction to his thought.

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Sunday, 26 February 2017 20:48

Abhidhammattha Sangaha

A Comprehensive Manual of Abhidhamma - The Abhidhammattha Sangaha  of Acariya Anuruddha — by Bhikkhu Bodhi

This is the classical introduction to the study of Abhidhamma - the Buddhist philosophy of mind and mental processes.

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Saturday, 04 February 2017 04:04

Gateway to Knowledge

Gateway to Knowledge - The Gate for Entering the Way of a Pandita — by Jamgon Mipham

A condensation of the Buddhist Canon and its accompanying commentaries. Consolidating the intent of Buddha Shakyamuni's teachings into a unified body of text books, it is the philosophical backbone of the living tradition of Tibetan Buddhism.

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Friday, 19 February 2016 11:11

Fields of Knowledge

Indo-Tibetan Classical Learning and Buddhist Phenomenology — by Jamgon Kongtrul - The Treasury of Knowledge - Volume 4

Concisely summarizing the theoretical fields of knowledge to be studied prior to the cultivation of reflection and discriminative awareness.

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Friday, 05 February 2016 01:26

Myriad Worlds

Myriad Worlds — by Jamgon Kongtrul - The Treasury of Knowledge - Volume 1

Describes four major cosmological systems found in the Tibetan tradition - those associated with the Hinayana, Mahayana, Kalachakra and Dzogchen teachings - each more subtle and profound than the last.

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