The Sound of Two Hands Clapping - The Education of a Tibetan Buddhist Monk — by Georges B. J. Dreyfus
A unique insider's account of day-to-day life inside a Tibetan monastery - this work reveals to Western audiences the fascinating details of monastic education.
Heartfelt Advice — by Lama Dudjom Dorjee
An overview of basic topics that illuminate the main principles of Buddhist practice.
Sayings Of The Buddha - A selection of suttas from the Pali Nikāyas — translated by Rupert Gethin
This volume covers the full variety of texts - the central themes of the Buddha's teaching and the range of literary style.
Lord of the Dance - The Autobiography of a Tibetan Lama — by Chagdud Tulku
This new edition includes an epilogue that lists many of his accomplishments.
Life in Relation to Death — by Chagdud Tulku Rinpoche
This text describes the dying process and provides brief but profound instructions on preparing for death.
The Restful Mind - A New Way of Thinking, A New Way of Life — by His Eminence Gyalwa Dokhampa
It is with our mind that we create our world.
Here's how to open it up and let the world in.
The Great Image - The Life Story of Vairochana the Translator — compiled by Yudra Nyingpo
Autobiography of the great scholar and translator Vairotsana, as told to a group of his students near the end of his life in the eighth century.
Original Perfection - Vairotsana's Five Early Transmissions — by Keith Dowman
The root of Dzogchen - main practice of the Nyingma school of Tibetan Buddhism. Sparkling translation and commentary provide insight and historical background.
The Life of Padmasambhava — by Taranatha
Biography of Padmasambhava - the famed master from Oddiyana who introduced Tantric Buddhism in Tibet in the eighth century.