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BOROBUDUR: GOLDEN TALES OF THE BUDDHAS

By: Miksic, John N.

Price: ¥900.00

Publisher: Periplus Editions: 1996

Seller ID: RWARE0000044740

ISBN: 0945971907

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. With vivid photography and insightful commentary, this travel pictorial shi nes a light on the Buddhist art and architecture of Borobudur. The glorious ninth-century Buddhist stupa of Borobudur-the largest Buddhist monument in the world-stands in the midst of the lush Kedu Plain of Centra l Java in Indonesia, where it is visited annually by over a million people. Borobudur contains more than a thousand exquisitely carved relief panels extending alo... View more info

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AN END TO SUFFERING: THE BUDDHA IN THE WORLD

By: Mishra, Pankaj

Price: ¥1,000.00

Publisher: Picador: 2004

Seller ID: RWARE0000043648

ISBN: 0330491059

Condition: Very Good


The story of Pankaj Mishra's search for meaning, for truth and peace in the modern world and, specifically, in post-colonial, independent India. As he describes his travels to unearth the origins of Buddha, Mishra offers glim pses into his own quest for enlightenment. View more info

THE PATH OF THE BUDDHA; BUDDHISM INTERPRETED BY BUDDHISTS (NO DUSTJACKET)

By: Morgan, Kenneth W.

Price: ¥1,500.00

Publisher: Ronald Press Co: 1956

Seller ID: RWARE0000045739

Condition: Very Good


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DRAGON THUNDER: MY LIFE WITH CHOGYAM TRUNGPA

By: Mukpo, Diana J.

Price: ¥1,000.00

Publisher: Shambhala: 2010

Seller ID: RWARE0000044114

ISBN: 1590305345

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. "It was not always easy to be the guru's wife," writes Diana Mukpo. "But I must say, it was rarely boring." At the age of sixteen, Diana Mukpo left sc hool and broke with her upper-class English family to marry Chögyam Trungpa , a young Tibetan lama who would go on to become a major figure in the tran smission of Buddhism to the West. In a memoir that is at turns magical, tro ubling, humorous, and totally out of the ordinary, Diana ta... View more info

CHONTAE THOUGHT IN KOREAN BUDDHISM

By: Munhwa, Tongguk Taehakkyo. Pulgyo

Price: ¥15,000.00

Publisher: Dongguk University Press: 1999

Seller ID: RWARE0000044674

ISBN: 8978011004

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. Includes bibliographical references and index. View more info

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BUDDHIST THOUGHT IN KOREA

By: N/A

Price: ¥6,500.00

Publisher: Dongguk University Press: 1994

Seller ID: RWARE0000044675

ISBN: 8978010539

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. View more info

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A BUDDHIST KALEIDOSCOPE: ESSAYS ON THE LOTUS SUTRA

By: Niwano, Nichiko

Price: ¥3,000.00

Publisher: Kosei Publishing Company: 2004

Seller ID: RWARE0000046193

ISBN: 4333019184

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 Kaleidoscope: Essays on the Lotus Sutra examines what many consider to be the highest teaching of the historical Buddha Shakyamun. Buddhist Kaleidoscope brings together essays on the Lotus Sutra by an international assembly of Buddhist scholars, taking into account historic and modern reflections on the Lotus Sutra. Discussions in the book range from "The Lotus Sutra and the Dimension of Time" to "The Lotus Sutra and Health Care... View more info

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THE CRYSTAL AND THE WAY OF LIGHT: SUTRA, TANTRA, AND DZOGCHEN

By: Norbu, Chogyal Namkhai

Price: ¥650.00

Publisher: Snow Lion: 1999

Seller ID: RWARE0000048147

ISBN: 1559391359

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 The Crystal and the Way of Light, Chogyal Namkhai Norbu examines the spiritual path from the viewpoint of Dzogchen. He discusses the base path and fruit of Dzogchen practice, and describes his education and how he met his principal master who showed him the real meaning of direct introduction to Dzogchen. By interweaving his life story with the teachings, he both sets Dzogchen in its traditional context and reveals its powerful contemporary relevan... View more info

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DZOGCHEN: THE SELF-PERFECTED STATE

By: Norbu, Chogyal Namkhai

Price: ¥700.00

Publisher: Shambhala: 2005

Seller ID: RWARE0000048254

ISBN: 1559390573

Condition: Like New


Our natural condition is self-perfected from the very beginning. What is ne cessary is that we reawaken and remain in our true nature. Through understa nding and practice, we can rediscover the effortless knowledge of the self- perfected state that lies beyond our habitual anguish and confusion, and re main in this uninterrupted flow of contemplation, completely relaxed but fu lly present through all activities. View more info

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INNER JOURNEY: VIEWS FROM THE BUDDHIST TRADITION

By: Novak, Philip

Price: ¥900.00

Publisher: Morning Light Press: 2005

Seller ID: RWARE0000041390

ISBN: 1596750057

Condition: Very Good


Inner Journey: Views from the Buddhist Tradition by Philip Novak With The Inner Journey, Philip Novak, editor of The World's Wisdom and coauthor of Buddhism, a Concise Introduction, selects the best work from the Buddhist tradition to be found within Parabola's 30 years of archives. The contributors, broad and experienced, range from H. H. the Dalai Lama and Robert Thurman to Pema Chodran and Thict Nhat Hanh. Incisive interviews and cogent essays are informed by poetry and folklore. A lavish, full-color, 16-page set of plates brilliantly conveys the rich variety within the tradition. From ful... View more info

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HIGH RELIGION: A CULTURAL AND POLITICAL HISTORY OF SHERPA BUDDHISM

By: Ortner, Sherry B.

Price: ¥750.00

Publisher: Princeton University Press: 1990

Seller ID: RWARE0000044707

ISBN: 0691028435

Condition: Good


An eminent anthropologist examines the foundings of the first celibate Budd hist monasteries development that was a major departure from "folk" or "pop ular" Buddhism. Sherry Ortner is the first to integrate social scientific a nd historical modes of analysis in a study of the Sherpa monasteries and on e of the very few to attempt such an account for Buddhist monasteries anywh ere. Combining ethnographic and oral-historical methods, she scrutinizes th e interplay of political and cultural factors in the events culminating in the foundings. Her work constitutes a major advance b... View more info

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FOLK BUDDHIST RELIGION: DISSENTING SECTS IN LATE TRADITIONAL CHINA (EAST AS IAN) BY DANIEL L. OVERMYER (1976-10-03) (HARVARD EAST

By: Overmyer, Daniel L.

Price: ¥4,000.00

Publisher: Harvard University Press: 1976

Seller ID: RWARE0000044576

ISBN: 0674307054

Condition: Good/Good


Daniel L. Overmyer is Professor of Chinese Studies at the University of Bri tish Columbia and Professor of Religion at the Chinese University of Hong K ong. View more info

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ADVICE FROM THE LOTUS-BORN: A COLLECTION OF PADMASAMBHAVAS ADVICE TO THE DA KINI YESHE TSOGYAL AND OTHER CLOSE DISCIPLES

By: Padmasambhava

Price: ¥900.00

Publisher: Rangjung Yeshe Publications: 2004

Seller ID: RWARE0000048236

ISBN: 9627341207

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. " Don't mistake mere words to be the meaning of the teachings. Mingle the p ractice with your own being and attain liberation from samsara right now." Padmasambhava Padmasambhava is the primary master of Vajrayana, the teachings for our tim e. Out of his great compassion and wisdom, he instructed his main disciple Yeshe Tsogyal to conceal terma treasures to be revealed at the destined tim e for future practitioners. The profundity of this adv... View more info

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REFLECTIONS ON A MOUNTAIN LAKE: TEACHINGS ON PRACTICAL BUDDHISM

By: Palmo, Jetsunma Tenzin

Price: ¥600.00

Publisher: Shambhala: 2004

Seller ID: RWARE0000046200

ISBN: 1559391758

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 sparkling collection of Dharma teachings by Tenzin Palmo addresses issues of common concern to Buddhist practitioners from all traditions. Personable, witty, and insightful, Tenzin Palmo presents an inspiring and no-nonsense view of Buddhist practice. View more info

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INTO THE HEART OF LIFE

By: Palmo, Jetsunma Tenzin

Price: ¥600.00

Publisher: Shambhala: 2012

Seller ID: RWARE0000046199

ISBN: 1559393742

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 real test of our Buddhist practice happens not on the cushion or in the protected space of retreat, but moment-to-moment in daily life, particularly when we find ourselves in uncomfortable situations. How do we respond? In this book, one of the most respected Western figures of contemporary Buddhism, Jetsunma Tenzin Palmo, offers insights gleaned from more than forty years of engagement with Buddhist practice. Her perspective is vast, with a well-... View more info

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MIPHAM'S BEACON OF CERTAINTY: ILLUMINATING THE VIEW OF DZOGCHEN, THE GREAT PERFECTION STUDIES IN INDIAN AND TIBETAN BUDDHISM

By: Pettit, John W.

Price: ¥1,300.00

Publisher: Wisdom Publications: 2002

Seller ID: RWARE0000048165

ISBN: 0861711572

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. For centuries, Dzogchen - a special meditative practice to achieve spontaneous enlightenment - has been misinterpreted by both critics and malinformed meditators as being purely mystical and anti-rational. In the grand spirit of Buddhist debate, 19th century Buddhist philosopher Mipham wrote Beacon of Certainty, a compelling defense of Dzogchen philosophy that employs the very logic it was criticized as lacking. Through lucid and accessible textural t... View more info

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THE DALAI LAMA: A POLICY OF KINDNESS - AN ANTHOLOGY OF WRITINGS BY AND ABOU T THE DALAI LAMA

By: Piburn, Sidney (Compiler)

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Snow Lion Publications: 1990

Seller ID: RWARE0000035507

ISBN: 1559390220

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. Brought me gently and pleasantly into the life and mind of this extraordinary spiritual leader and assured the success of my interview with him.--Bill Moyers, PBS. View more info

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IN THE SHADOW OF THE BUDDHA: SECRET JOURNEYS AND SPIRITUAL DISCOVERY IN TIB ET

By: Pistono, Matteo

Price: ¥1,000.00

Publisher: Hay House:

Seller ID: RWARE0000044115

ISBN: 9789381431078

Condition: Very Good


For nearly a decade, Matteo Pistono smuggled out of Tibet evidence of atroc ities by the Chinese government, showing it to the United States government , human rights organizations, and anyone who would listen. Yet Pistono did not originally intend to fight for social justice in Tibet - he had gone th ere as a Buddhist pilgrim. Pistono's quest led him to Tibet and to a medita tion master whose spiritual brother is Sogyal Rinpoche, bestselling author of The Tibetan Book of Living and Dying. Pistono not only became the master 's student but also couriered messages to him in Tibet from the Dalai ... View more info

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LIVING BUDDHISM

By: Powell, Andrew

Price: ¥1,200.00

Publisher: University of California Pre: 1995

Seller ID: RWARE0000044904

ISBN: 0520204107

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. Buddhist ideals of Enlightenment and the practice of meditation have caught the imagination of many in the Western world. For this book, author Andrew Powell and photographer Graham Harrison have traveled throughout the Far E ast, visiting Buddhist communities in Sri Lanka, Thailand, Burma, India, Ne pal, Tibet, China, and Japan. They interviewed some of the religion's leadi ng figures, including the Dalai Lama at his home in the foothills of the Hi m... View more info

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HERITAGE OF THE BHIKKHU : A SHORT HISTORY OF THE BHIKKHU IN EDUCATIONAL, CU LTURAL, SOCIAL, AND POLITICAL LIFE

By: Rahula, Walpola

Price: ¥1,000.00

Publisher: Grove Press: 1996

Seller ID: RWARE0000044528

ISBN: 0394492609

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


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