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Monday, 26 December 2016 17:13

Heart Treasure

The Heart Treasure of the Enlightened Ones - The Practice of View, Meditation, and Action — by Dilgo Khyentse & Patrul Rinpoche

In this book, two great Tibetan Buddhist masters of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries challenge us to critically examine our materialistic preoccupations and think carefully about how we want to spend the rest of our lives.

Published in Dharma
Monday, 26 December 2016 00:32

Pure Appearance

Pure Appearance - Development and Completion Stages in Vajrayana Practice — by Dilgo Khyentse

This work explains the structure of the tantric path and how its stages are put into practice, in terms that apply generally across the spectrum of deity practices. It offers an overview of Tibetan tantric practice that explains its concepts, clarifies its terminology, and shows how its myriad pieces fit together, including an extensive teaching on the bardos.

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Sunday, 25 December 2016 15:05

Primordial Purity

Primordial Purity - Oral Instructions on the Three Words That Strike the Vital Point  — by Dilgo Khyentse

This powerful practice is illuminated by Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche in his commentary on an essential text based on the atiyoga dzogchen instructions of the outstanding nineteenth-century master Patrul Rinpoche.

Published in Dharma
Wednesday, 07 December 2016 15:27

Heart of Compassion

The Heart of Compassion - The Thirty-Seven Verses on the Practice of a Bodhisattva — by Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche

This classic text presents ways that we can work with our own hearts and minds, starting wherever we find ourselves now, to unravel our small-minded preoccupations and discover our own potential for compassion, love, and wisdom.

Published in Dharma
Saturday, 03 December 2016 22:28

Longchen Nyingtik Guru Yoga

Guru Yoga - According to the Preliminary Practice of Longchen Nyingtik — by Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche

This particular guru yoga is called "The Wish-fulfilling Jewel" and it is the outer practice of the guru from the Longchen Nyingtik revelation of Rigdzin Jigme Lingpa.

Published in Dharma
Monday, 21 November 2016 15:38

Tibetan Ritual

Tibetan Ritual — by J.I. Cabezon

This book brings together eleven essays by an international cast of scholars working on ritual texts, institutions and practices in the greater Tibetan cultural world.

Published in Dharma
Saturday, 01 October 2016 17:01

Golden Letters

Golden Letters - The Three Statements of Garab Dorje, First Dzogchen Master

The teachings of Dzogchen, which directly introduces the practitioner to the Nature of Mind, first expounded by Garab Dorje in the country of Uddiyana and later went to India and Tibet.

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Tuesday, 27 September 2016 00:24

Excellent Path to Enlightenment

The Excellent Path to Enlightenment - Oral Teachings on the Root Text of Jamyang Khyentse Wangpo — by Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche

This book explains a key practice text composed by Jamyang Khyentse Wangpo (1820–1892) on the Vajrayana preliminaries.

Published in Dharma
Tuesday, 20 September 2016 00:25

Precious Garland

Nagarjuna's Precious Garland - Buddhist Advice for Living and Liberation — translated by Jeffrey Hopkins

The advice for personal happiness is concerned first with improving condition over the course of lifetimes, and then with release from all kinds of suffering, culminating in Buddhahood.

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Tuesday, 30 August 2016 14:58

Beginner's Guide to Tibetan Buddhism

A Beginner's Guide to Tibetan Buddhism - Notes From a Practitioner's Journey — by Bruce Newman

This is a ground-level, practice-oriented presentation of Tibetan Buddhism - personal and very accessible.

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