Category: Tibetan

  • Cloudless Sky by Jamgon Kongtrul

    By Jamgon Kongtrul

    This booklet opens how you can a deeper wisdom of mahamudra, a Buddhist approach of meditation at the nature of the brain. In supplying a close observation at the Vajra music of the 1st Jamgön Kongtrül (1813–1899), the writer elucidates the levels of flooring, direction, and fruition if you desire to meditate in response to the program.
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  • The Courage to Feel: Buddhist Practices for Opening to by Rob Preece

    By Rob Preece

    While situations are demanding, how can we react? This e-book bargains how to aid us improve better internal energy and openness to lifestyles by way of altering the behavior of what Rob Preece calls self-preoccupation--the tendency to behave from a slim standpoint ruled through lack of confidence and isolation. after we discover ways to glance open air this mentality and really cherish others in addition to ourselves, we create a happier, comfy brain and extra enjoyable relationships, in addition to figuring out our life's function in a significant manner. A long-time Buddhist practitioner and psychotherapist, Preece stocks conventional meditations and practices for awakening the brain and middle together with tonglen, yet he additionally bargains a Jungian viewpoint on those and his personal sense-cultivated in the course of decades' experience--of the ways that Westerners might have to re-see those practices to learn so much from them. Preece's insightful fusion of East and West may help readers faucet internal assets of compassion and integrity with a purpose to flourish in instances of uncertainty and eventually generate the altruistic aspiration to achieve the woke up brain for the advantage of all residing beings. Preece deals meditation practices on the finish of many chapters to assist the reader digest and combine the book's details.
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  • Daring Steps: Traversing the Path of the Buddha by Ringu Tulka Rinpoche (edited and translated by Rosemarie

    By Ringu Tulka Rinpoche (edited and translated by Rosemarie Fuchs)

    Bold Steps sticks out one of the multitude of books on Tibetan Buddhism as being a uniquely available assessment of the Buddhist course that encompasses all 3 yanas, or conventional Buddhist religious paths. Ringu Tulku—renowned for either his perception and approachable style—consistently brings the lessons again to the reader's personal adventure as he finds the important function of every direction within the attainment of real realization. Daring Steps attracts on a number of venerable resources, between them the Buddha's earliest teachings and a Vajrayana textual content by means of the yogi often called loopy Khyentse. the writer takes us from the main easy meditation perform to the rarefied realm of Mahamudra, concerning a blinding variety of teachings and strategies alongside the best way. This vigorous presentation may be welcomed as either a reliable creation for the start scholar and an fundamental reference for practitioners at each level of the path.  
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  • Magic Dance by Thinley Norbu

    By Thinley Norbu

    This can be a distinctive and robust presentation of the lessons of Tibetan Buddhism at the 5 parts: earth, water, air, hearth, and house. of their gross and sophisticated types, those parts mix to make up the endless illusory exhibit of out of the ordinary life. via teachings, tales, and his exact use of language, Thinley Norbu Rinpoche relates how the energies of the weather occur inside our daily global, in person habit and staff traditions, relationships and solitude, medication and paintings. He explains their hyperlinks to the 5 Buddha households and their respective knowledge Dakinis, and indicates how every one point pertains to our senses, temperament, passions, behavior, and karmic potentials. This magic dance of the weather, he concludes, should be remodeled via meditation perform and cultivating the calm, substantial, and playful country of recognition that he calls "playmind."
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  • Dzogchen Teachings by Chogyal Namkhai Norbu

    By Chogyal Namkhai Norbu

    This ebook is a wealthy selection of necessary teachings given via the popular Dzogchen grasp Chögyal Namkhai Norbu to his scholars around the globe as a way to gain their knowing of the Dzogchen culture and its price within the smooth global. Dzogchen, or the trail of overall Perfection, is the essence of Tibetan Buddhism; it isn't a faith, culture, or philosophy. As Chögyal Namkhai Norbu says, "Dzogchen is the trail of self-liberation that permits one to find one's actual nature." Dzogchen is the truth of our precise , not just the identify of a educating. Dzogchen is our personal completely self-perfected country. In Dzogchen, the instructor supplies tools for locating that real situation.

    Through those transparent, concise factors and directions no longer on hand somewhere else, Namkhai Norbu makes those profound teachings obtainable to all people. the entire chapters include worthy directions for either starting and complex scholars, despite which culture they could stick with, and insights into the real which means of significant topics concerning Sutra Tantra and Dzogchen.
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  • The Foundation of the Path by Chögyal Namkhai Norbu

    By Chögyal Namkhai Norbu

    This selection of teachings by means of Chogyal Namkhai Norbu, one of many maximum Tibetan masters residing at the present time, includes the directions for gazing ourselves and realizing our genuine situation. It introduces the 4 Awarenesses, the 3 Sacred rules (refuge, bodhicitta, commitment of merit), the 3 Trainings, the Vajra kingdom and Contemplation. The ebook is a brilliant resource of suggestion for all practitioners of Buddhism, introducing crucial points of the trail for the rookies and aiding to refresh the information of complicated scholars.
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  • Making Life Meaningful by Thubten

    By Thubten

    The Lama Yeshe knowledge Archive (LYWA) is the gathered works of Lama Thubten Yeshe and Kyabje Lama Thubten Zopa Rinpoche. The Archive used to be based in 1996 by way of Lama Zopa Rinpoche, its religious director, to make to be had in numerous methods the lessons it comprises. during this e-book, Lama Zopa Rinpoche supplies us the reply to the perennial query of ways to combine Dharma with our day-by-day lives - not just Dharma, however the top Dharma, bodhicitta: the decision to achieve enlightenment for the sake of all sentient beings. It encompasses a public speak explaining the aim of lifestyles usually and the perform of guru devotion, a wide range of recommendations for remodeling traditional activities into motives for enlightenment and suggestion on developing a regular perform. through placing those beneficial teachings into perform, newbies and complex scholars alike will actually manage to make the lives hugely significant.
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  • Karma Chakme's Mountain Dharma, Vol. 1 by Khenpo Karthar Rinpoche

    By Khenpo Karthar Rinpoche

    Karma Chakme's Mountain Dharma contains the textual content as taught via Khenpo Karthar Rinpoche at Karma Triyana Dharmachakra (KTD) from 1999 to 2003, with translations through Lama Yeshe Gyamtso and Chojor Radha. His Holiness the 16th Karmapa (Rangjung Rikpe Dorje, 1923-1981) requested that Khenpo Karthar Rinpoche current Karma Chakme's Mountain Dharma to Western scholars. according to this want, Khenpo Rinpoche all started instructing this article in 1999 at Karma Triyana Dharmachakra, the North American seat of His Holiness, situated in Woodstock, New York.  Rinpoche passed over chapters that he thought of constrained; those limited or mystery elements could be taught and released individually at Karma Ling Retreat heart to be used via certified scholars. This paintings makes the full contents of Karma Chakme's Mountain Dharma to be had in English for the 1st time.
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