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Awakening Loving-Kindness


Awakening Loving-KindnessBy Pema ChödronPaperback. 193 pages.  Based on talks given during a one-month meditation retreat at Gampo Abbey, this book contains teachings that were intended to inspire and encourage practitioners to remain wholeheartedly awake to everything that occurs and to use the abundant material of daily life as their primary teacher and guide. The message for the retreat participants—and for the...

Beyond Religion


Beyond Religion:Ethics for the Whole WorldBy Dali Lama Paperback. 208 Publisher MarketingFrom one of the leading peacemakers of our time, a stirring call to move beyond religion for the guidance to improve human life on individual, community, and global levels. Author BioTenzin Gyatso, His Holiness the Fourteenth Dalai Lama, is the spiritual and temporal leader of the Tibetan people. His...

Buddha in Your Mirror


The Buddha in Your Mirror: Practical Buddhism and the Search for SelfBy Woody Hochswender, Greg Martin, Ted Morino, Greg Martin, Ted Morino Paperback. 228 pages. Publisher MarketingBuddhism has taught for thousands of years that every person is a Buddha, or enlightened being, and each has the potential for true and lasting happiness. Through real-life examples, the authors explain how adopting this...

Buddha Mind, Buddha Body


Buddha Mind, Buddha Body: Walking Toward EnlightenmentBy Hanh, Thich Nhat (Author) Paperback. 146 pages Publisher Marketing"Buddha Mind, Buddha Body" expands upon the themes in Thich Nhat Hanh's book "Understanding Our Mind." It opens with the question: Is free will possible? This concept becomes a leitmotif as the author considers how the mind functions and how we can work with it to...

Buddha's Daughters


Buddha's Daughters: Teachings from Women who are Shaping Buddhism in the West Edited by Andrea Miller Paperback. 304 pages. Compelling and informative teachings by the most influential female Buddhist teachers on a wide range of topics.Buddhism began to take root in the West at just the same time that women’s voices were arising to find expression here—after millennia of being relegated to...

Buddhism for Beginners


Buddhism for BeginnersBy Thubten ChrodronPaperback. 160 pages.  This user’s guide to Buddhist basics takes the most commonly asked questions—beginning with “What is the essence of the Buddha’s teachings?”—and provides simple answers in plain English. Thubten Chodron’s responses to the questions that always seem to arise among people approaching Buddhism make this an exceptionally complete and accessible introduction—as well as a...

Buddhism, Plain & Simple


Buddhism, Plain & SimpleBy Steve HagenPaperback. 159 pages.  "Buddhism Plain and Simple" offers a clear, straightforward treatise on Buddhism in general and on awareness in particular. Steve Hagan presents the Buddha's uncluttered, original teachings in everyday, accessible language unencumbered by religious ritual.

Buddhism: One Teacher, Many Traditions


Buddhism: One Teacher, Many TraditionsBy H.H. The Dalai Lamaand Thubten ChodronHardcover. 318 pages.  Explore the common ground underlying the diverse expressions of the Buddha's teachings with two of Tibetan Buddhism's bestselling authors.Buddhism is practiced by hundreds of millions of people worldwide, from Tibetan caves to Tokyo temples to redwood retreats. To an outside viewer, it might be hard to see...

Dakini's Warm Breath


Dakini's Warm Breath: The Feminine Principle in Tibetan BuddhismBy  Paperback. 432 pages Publisher MarketingThe primary emblem of the feminine in Tibetan Buddhism is the dakini, a semi-wrathful spirit-woman who manifests in visions, dreams and meditation experiences. According to Simmer-Brown, in the spiritual journey of the meditator, the dakini symbolises levels of personal realization: the sacredness of the body, both female...

Dalai Lama's Little Book of Buddhism


Dalai Lama's Little Book of BuddhismBy His Holiness the Dalai Lama Paperback. 224 pages. "The essence of all spiritual life is your attitude to others." --His Holiness the Dalai Lama With clarity and candor, the Dalai Lama expounds on the core teachings of Buddhism. Fusing ancient wisdom with a modern sensibility, he gently encourages each of us to embrace lives of love and compassion;...

Dalai Lama's Little Book of Inner Peace


The Dalai Lama's Little Book of Inner Peace: The Essential Life and Teachings By Dahli Lama Paperback. 382 pages. Publisher MarketingWho is that robed man? Where did he come from? What does he believe and why should we care? Does he have anything to say that can improve our lives and help us live with meaning and authenticity? The answers are...

Dharma Punx


Dharma PunxBy Noah Levine Paperback. 272 pages. Publisher Marketing Fueled by the music of revolution, anger, fear, and despair, we dyed our hair or shaved our heads ... Eating acid like it was candy and chasing speed with cheap vodka, smoking truckloads of weed, all in a vain attempt to get numb and stay numb. This is the story of...

Dinner with Buddha


Dinner with BuddhaBy Roland Merullo Paperback. 320 pages. Publisher MarketingThe first fifty or so years of Otto's journey were pretty good. He felt he had it all until one day he didn't. Looking for answers, he calls on his enlightened brother-in-law, Volya Rinpoche, a wise man with Russian roots, a Tibetan heritage, and an international reputation as a spiritual teacher ......

Feeding Your Demons


Feeding Your Demons: Ancient Wisdom For Resolving Inner ConflictBy Tsultrim AllioneForward by Jack KornfieldHardcover. 288 pages Tsultrim Allione brings an eleventh-century Tibetan woman's practice to the West for the first time with FEEDING YOUR DEMONS, an accessible and effective approach for dealing with negative emotions, fears, illness, and self-defeating patterns. Allione-one of only a few female Buddhist leaders in this country and...

Heart Sutra


The Heart SutraA Comprehensive Guide to the Classic of Mahayana BuddhismBy Kazuaki TanahashiHardcover. 240 pages.  An illuminating in-depth study of one of the most well-known and recited of all the Buddhist texts--by the renowned modern translator.The Prajna Paramita Hridaya Sutra is among the best known of all the Buddhist scriptures. Chanted daily by many Zen practitioners, it is also studied extensively in the...



Loving-Kindness:The Revolutionary Art of HappinessBy Sharon SalzbergPaperback. 208 pages.  Throughout our lives we long to love ourselves more deeply and find a greater sense of connection with others. Our fear of intimacy—both with others and with ourselves—creates feelings of pain and longing. But these feelings can also awaken in us the desire for freedom and the willingness to take up the...

Miracle of Mindfulness


The Miracle of MindfulnessBy Hanh, Thich Nhat (Author), Thich Nhat Hanh (Author), Nhat (Author), Nhaaat (Author), Ho, Mobi (Translator) Paperback. 140 pages Publisher MarketingWorld-renowned Zen master and spiritual leader Thich Nhat Hanh shows how to find joy in each moment and attain greater self-understanding and peace through the practice of "mindfulness". Author BioThich Nhat Hanh is a Vietnamese Buddhist Zen Master,...

Saltwater Buddha


Saltwater Buddha: A Surfer's Quest to Find Zen on the SeaBy Jaimal Yogis Paperback. 238 pages Publisher MarketingFed up with suburban teenage life, Jaimal Yogis ran off to Hawaii with little more than a copy of Hermann Hesse's Siddhartha and enough cash for a surfboard. His journey is a coming-of-age saga that takes him from communes to monasteries and the...

The Buddha in Your Rearview Mirror


The Buddha in Your Rearview Mirror: A Guide to Practicing Buddhism in Modern LifeBy Woody Hochswender Paperback. 255 pages Publisher MarketingThis book is a sophisticated but accessible introduction to Buddhism, as well as an in-depth study of Buddhism in the Samurai period. Hochswender again focuses on the philosophy of Nichiren and applies its principles to everyday issues ranging from health...

The Tibetan Book of Meditation


The Tibetan Book of MeditationBy McNally, Lama Christie (Author) Paperback. 238 pages Publisher Marketing Lama McNally demonstrates that meditation provides more than mere relaxation. It can awaken a person's innate potential to shape reality, make moments of joy last forever, and bring the peace and contentment that each person ultimately seeks.  

The Union of Bliss and Emptiness


The Union of Bliss and Emptiness: Teachings on the Practice of Guru YogaBy Dalai Lama (Author), Jinpa, Geshe Thupten (Translator) Paperback. 192 pages Publisher MarketingGuru Yoga is an important aspect of the tantric practice of Mahayana Buddhism and the foundation on which the whole tantric structure is built; it is also the force that gives vitality to a practitioner's meditation. Unlike...