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BEING NOBODY, GOING NOWHERE: MEDITATIONS ON THE BUDDHIST PATH

By: Khema, Ayya

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Wisdom Publications: 1987

Seller ID: RWARE0000048464

ISBN: 086171198X

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. In this lucid classic, beloved teacher Ayya Khema introduces the reader to the essence of the Buddhist path. She addresses the how and why of meditation, providing a clear framework for understanding the nature of karma and rebirth and the entirety of the eightfold path. With specific, practical advice Ayya Khema illuminates the practices of compassion and sympathetic joy and offers forthright guidance in working with the hindrances that we all encou... View more info

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THE HUNDRED VERSES OF ADVICE: TIBETAN BUDDHIST TEACHINGS ON WHAT MATTERS MO ST

By: Khyentse, Dilgo

Price: ¥1,100.00

Publisher: Shambhala Publications, Inc: 2006

Seller ID: RWARE0000041002

ISBN: 1590301544

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


The Hundred Verses of Advice: Tibetan Buddhist Teachings on What Matters Mo st by Dilgo Khyentse, Padama Sangye This commentary on Padampa Sangye's classic verses of advise to Tibetan villagers of Tingri-by renowned and beloved meditation master Dilgo Khyentse-offers guidance for people trying to lead a dharmic life in the workaday world. These hundred verses, studied for centuries by Tibetans and students of Buddhism, contain a complete survey of the Tibetan Buddhist path. Dilgo Khyentse's lively explication of each stanza brings to light subtleties and amplifies the richness of the words an... View more info

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THERAVADA MEDITATION: THE BUDDHIST TRANSFORMATION OF YOGA

By: King, Winston L.

Price: ¥2,000.00

Publisher: Pennsylvania State Universit: 1980

Seller ID: RWARE0000044937

ISBN: 0271002549

Condition: Good/Good


The first book in English to relate modern forms of Theravada meditational practice to its Indian roots, this volume rectifies the publishing imbalanc e toward Mahayana and Zen. The classic Theravada pattern in Buddhaghosa's P at!, of Purification (circa AD. 500) is shown to be relevant to the present Buddhist world.Beginning with a general description of similarities and di fferences between the Upanishadic-Yogic and early Buddhist viewpoints, the author goes on to analyze Gotama's rejection-acceptance-modification of the Upanishadic-Yogic method of striving for moksa (salvation) in his searc... View more info

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A THOUSAND LIVES AWAY: BUDDHISM IN CONTEMPORARY BURMA

By: King, Winston-Lee

Price: ¥1,500.00

Publisher: Asian Humanities Pr: 1990

Seller ID: RWARE0000044938

ISBN: 089581921X

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. View more info

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AWAKENED ONE

By: Kohn, Sherab Chodzin

Price: ¥600.00

Publisher: Shambhala: 1993

Seller ID: RWARE0000016004

ISBN: 087773979X

Condition: Very Good


What makes Buddhist teacher Kohn's book different from a work like E.J. Tho mas's The Life of the Buddha (1969) is his lucid way of combining the vario us early sources he relies on here. The major events in the life of the Bud dha from preexistence to his "utter extinction of final nirvana, parinirvan a" provide a framework into which Kohn fits many of the Buddha's teachings, which he presents without analysis. A Mahayana view of the Buddha marks Ko hn's work, as evidenced by a description of the Buddha's preexistence and h is superhuman powers, such as the ability to make others invi... View more info

IN THE HOPE OF NIBBANA; AN ESSAY ON THERAVADA BUDDHIST ETHICS

By: L., Winston (Winston Lee) King

Price: ¥700.00

Publisher: Open Court: 1964

Seller ID: RWARE0000044582

ISBN: 0875482317

Condition: Good/Good


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THE END OF SUFFERING AND THE DISCOVERY OF HAPPINESS: THE PATH OF TIBETAN BU DDHISM

By: Lama, Dalai

Price: ¥1,000.00

Publisher: Hay House, Inc: 2012

Seller ID: RWARE0000041316

ISBN: 1401926622

Condition: Fine


The End of Suffering and The Discovery of Happiness: The Path of Tibetan Bu ddhism by Dalai Lama A remarkable and rare overview of the key aspects of Tibetan Buddhism provi ded by His Holiness the Dalai Lama The End of Suffering and the Discovery of Happiness presents a clear and st raightforward road map for how we might end our experience of suffering and discover happiness, drawn by the most celebrated spiritual master of Buddh ism--His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama. In this insightful volume, he not only describes what religion can contribu te to mankind, but also accentuates the signifi... View more info

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THE WORLD OF TIBETAN BUDDHISM: AN OVERVIEW OF ITS PHILOSOPHY AND PRACTICE

By: Lama, Dalai

Price: ¥800.00

Publisher: Wisdom Publications MA: 1997

Seller ID: RWARE0000044105

ISBN: 0861710975

Condition: As New


With characteristic humility, His Holiness the Dalai Lama begins this landm ark survey of the entire Buddhist path by saying, "I think an overview of T ibetan Buddhism for the purpose of providing a comprehensive framework of t he path may prove helpful in deepening your understanding and practice." In this book, the Dalai Lama delivers a presentation that is both concise and profound, accessible and engaging. As readers explore Tibetan Buddhism mor e fully than ever before, they will find in His Holiness a great friend and authority. View more info

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KINDNESS, CLARITY AND INSIGHT

By: Lama, Dalai

Price: ¥600.00

Publisher: Shambhala Publications, Inc: 1986

Seller ID: RWARE0000048258

ISBN: 0937938181

Condition: Like New


Though [the Dalai Lama] is one of the most erudite scholars...he has a gift for reducing his doctrine to a core of lucid practicality, crystallized in the title of his book, Kindness, Clarity and Insight.-Time Magazine. View more info

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REALIZING EMPTINESS: MADHYAMAKA INSIGHT MEDITATION

By: Lamrimpa, Gen

Price: ¥1,000.00

Publisher: Snow Lion Publications: 1999

Seller ID: RWARE0000048150

ISBN: 1559391189

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Trained in Buddhist philosophy and mediatation by some of the greatest Gelugpa masters of the twentieth century, the Tibetan contemplative Gen Lamrimpa went on to spend some twenty years in solitary retreat. View more info

BUDDHISM

By: Lester, Robert C.

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERS: 1987

Seller ID: RWARE0000044527

ISBN: 0060652438

Condition: Good


Traces Buddhism's historical development, identifies its central concepts, and describes the path to enlightenment through charity, moral discipline, and meditation. View more info

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THERAVADA BUDDHISM IN SOUTHEAST ASIA

By: Lester, Robert C.

Price: ¥550.00

Publisher: University of Michigan Press: 1973

Seller ID: RWARE0000044939

ISBN: 0472061844

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. A unique study of traditional Buddhist beliefs. View more info

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BARDO TEACHINGS: THE WAY OF DEATH AND REBIRTH

By: Lodu, Lama

Price: ¥600.00

Publisher: Snow Lion: 2011

Seller ID: RWARE0000045317

ISBN: 1559393661

Condition: Near Fine


In excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlig hting. The spine remains undamaged. Bardo Teachings gives readers a precise and vivid description of the way of death and rebirth. It contains a wealth of heretofore untranslated material on the Tibetan presentation of the process of dying, the nature of the intermediate state after death, and the process of taking rebirth. This modest but carefully produced book presents the essence of the Tibetan Book of the Dead in a digestible form. View more info

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THE VISION OF THE BUDDHA: AN ILLUSTRATED GUIDE TO THE HISTORY, BELIEFS, AND PRACTICES OF BUDDHISM (LIVING WISDOM)

By: Lowenstein, Tom

Price: ¥600.00

Publisher: Thorsons: 2003

Seller ID: RWARE0000030536

ISBN: 0007657250

Condition: Very Good


This book is a vivid, richly illustrated guide to the history and legends o f Buddhism, and to the main themes and beliefs in the Buddhist spiritual tr adition, both today and in the past. View more info

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GREAT AWAKENING: A BUDDHIST SOCIAL THEORY

By: Loy, David R.

Price: ¥700.00

Publisher: Wisdom Publications MA: 2005

Seller ID: RWARE0000043307

ISBN: 0861713664

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. The most essential insight that Buddhism offers is that all our individual suffering arises from three and only three sources, known in Buddhism as th e three poisons: greed, ill-will, and delusion. In The Great Awakening, sch olar and Zen teacher David Loy examines how these three poisons, embodied i n society's institutions, lie at the root of all social maladies as well. T he teachings of Buddhism present a way that the individual can counteract t ... View more info

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A BUDDHIST HISTORY OF THE WEST: STUDIES IN LACK

By: Loy, David R.

Price: ¥1,000.00

Publisher: State University of New York: 2003

Seller ID: RWARE0000046196

ISBN: 0791452603

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. A Buddhist interpretation of Western history that shows civilization shaped by the self's desire for groundedness. Buddhism teaches that to become happy, greed, ill-will, and delusion must be transformed into their positive counterparts: generosity, compassion, and wisdom. The history of the West, like all histories, has been plagued by the consequences of greed, ill-will, and delusion. A Buddhist History of the West investigates how individuals have... View more info

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OPEN TO DESIRE: THE TRUTH ABOUT WHAT THE BUDDHA TAUGHT

By: M.D., Mark Epstein

Price: ¥600.00

Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group: 2006

Seller ID: RWARE0000046562

ISBN: 1592401856

Condition: Near Fine


In excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlig hting. The spine remains undamaged. "A masterpiece. . . . It teaches us how not to fear and repress, but to rec hannel and harness the most powerful energies of life toward freedom and bl iss." --ROBERT THURMAN It is common in both Buddhism and Freudian psychoanalysis to treat desire a s if it is the root of all suffering and problems, but psychiatrist Mark Ep stein believes this to be a grave misunderstanding.In his controversial def ense of desire, he makes clear that it is the key to deepening intimacy wit ... View more info

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CAVE IN THE SNOW

By: Mackenzie, Vicki

Price: ¥550.00

Publisher: Bloomsbury USA: 2003

Seller ID: RWARE0000044626

ISBN: 1582340455

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. This is the incredible story of Tenzin Palmo, a remarkable woman who spent 12 years alone in a cave 13,000 feet up in the Himalayas. At the age of 20, Diane Perry, looking to fill a void in her life, entered a monastery in India--the only woman amongst hundreds of monks---and began her battle against the prejudice that had excluded women from enlightenment for thousands of years. Thirteen years later, Diane Perry a.k.a. Tenzin Palmo secluded herself ... View more info

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MUSIC IN THE SKY:THE LIFE, ART, AND TEACHINGS OF THE 17TH KARMAPA

By: Martin, Michelle

Price: ¥900.00

Publisher: New Age Books: 2003

Seller ID: RWARE0000015945

ISBN: 8178221934

Condition: Near Fine


A crisp clean softcover, no markings throughout. (Reprint 2004) Music in the Sky: The Life, Art, and Teachings of the 17th Karmapa by Michele Martin is actually five small volumes bound under one cover. The first is the Karmapa's life story from the time of his discovery and return to his monastery through to his education, escape from Tibet (a thrilling adventure) and his residence in India. The second is a selection of his teachings, including a series on meditation that would allow anyone to begin, plus sophisticated descriptions of the nature of mind according to different philosophical sc... View more info

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CHOGYAM TRUNGPA: HIS LIFE AND VISION

By: Midal, Fabrice

Price: ¥800.00

Publisher: Shambhala: 2004

Seller ID: RWARE0000045639

ISBN: 159030098X

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Master of meditation, artist, poet, social visionary--Chögyam Trungpa was a ll these and more. Yet "Who was Chögyam Trungpa?" is a slippery question, f or who can nail down the personality of a man who by all accounts seemed to be a different person to different people at different times and on differ ent occasions? Fabrice Midal, by steering his way between conventional West ern biography and traditional Tibetan hagiography, has succeeded i... View more info