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IN THE PRESENCE OF MASTERS: WISDOM FROM 30 CONTEMPORARY TIBETAN BUDDHIST TE ACHERS

By: Ray, Reginald A.

Price: ¥600.00

Publisher: Shambhala: 2006

Seller ID: RWARE0000046201

ISBN: 1570628491

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. Thirty of the most creative, eloquent, and energetic Tibetan Buddhist teach ers of Westerners in recent decades are featured in this collection of teac hings that are certain to be highly treasured by all students of Buddhism. The contributors are masters who helped establish Buddhism in the West, fou nding centers in North America, Great Britain, Australia, and Europe; publi shing books in English; and gaining recognition among Western Buddhists. Th ... View more info

THE LIFE OF BUDDHISM / EDITION 1

By: Reynolds, Frank E.

Price: ¥700.00

Publisher: University of California Pre: 2000

Seller ID: RWARE0000044523

ISBN: 0520223373

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. Bringing together fifteen essays by outstanding Buddhist scholars from Asia , Europe, and North America, this book offers a distinctive portrayal of th e "life of Buddhism." The contributors focus on a number of religious pract ices across the Buddhist world, from Sri Lanka to New York, Japan to Tibet. The essays highlight not so much Buddhist doctrine or sacred texts, but ra ther the actual behavior and lived experience of Buddhist adherents.... View more info

MIND IN TIBETAN BUDDHISM

By: Rinbochay, Lati

Price: ¥1,000.00

Publisher: Snow Lion: 1981

Seller ID: RWARE0000035261

ISBN: 0937938025

Condition: As New


In the great Tibetan monasteries of Lhasa, monks seeking to purify their mi nds and develop the understanding necessary for final enlightenment began t heir inquiry into mind and consciousness by studying The Presentation of Aw areness and Knowledge. Through understanding the nature of the mind and the process of cognition, inner peace can be attained. This text, plus Lati Ri nbochay's rich and extensive commentary, give a comprehensive explanation o f the nature and function of the mind, the different types of mind and ment al factors, and how we develop knowledge and understanding. In her, i... View more info

ENLIGHTENED COURAGE: AN EXPLANATION OF ATISHA'S SEVEN POINT MIND TRAINING

By: Rinpoche, Dilgo Khyentse

Price: ¥1,100.00

Publisher: Shambhala Publications, Inc: 1996

Seller ID: RWARE0000041003

ISBN: 1559390239

Condition: Very Good


Enlightened Courage: An Explanation of Atisha's Seven Point Mind Training b y Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche This is a book to keep and reread, a book to jolt one out of oneself and back to one's senses.-Tricycle Magazine. View more info

EXCELLENT BUDDHISM: AN EXEMPLARY LIFE

By: Rinpoche, Kalu

Price: ¥2,000.00

Publisher: Clearpoint Pr: 1995

Seller ID: RWARE0000048235

ISBN: 0963037145

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 volume is part of a series of three books devoted to Tibetan Buddhism as seen through the teachings of one of the most revered masters of modern times, Kalu Rinpoche. The complete three-volume work is composed of: Excell ent Buddhism Profound Buddhism Secret Buddhism The first volume, Excellent Buddhism, contains a number of biographical doc uments on Kalu Rinpoche, notably the remarkable memories of Lama Gyaltsen. The first volume also contains... View more info

THE TIBETAN BOOK OF LIVING AND DYING: THE SPIRITUAL CLASSIC & INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER: REVISED AND UPDATED EDITION

By: Rinpoche, Sogyal

Price: ¥700.00

Publisher: HarperOne: 2009

Seller ID: RWARE0000048207

ISBN: 0712615695

Condition: Very Good


"A magnificent achievement. In its power to touch the heart, to awaken cons ciousness, [The Tibetan Book of Living and Dying] is an inestimable gift." --San Francisco Chronicle A newly revised and updated edition of the internationally bestselling spiritual classic, The Tibetan Book of Living and Dying, written by Sogyal Rinpoche, is the ultimate introduction to Tibetan Buddhist wisdom. An enlightening, inspiring, and comforting manual for life and death that the New York Times calls, "The Tibetan equivalent of [Dante's] The Divine Comedy," this is the essential work that move... View more info

TEACHINGS ON THE PRACTICE OF MEDITATION

By: Rinpoche, Thrangu

Price: ¥1,000.00

Publisher: Zhisil Chokyi Ghatsal: 2001

Seller ID: RWARE0000035239

ISBN: 1877294047

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 essence of the teachings of the Buddha, is practice. The reason we practice meditation is to attain happiness. This means happiness in both the short term and the long term. The short-term benifitsof meditation are more than merely peace of mind, because our physical health as well depends to a great extend upon our state of mind. The ultimate or long-term benefit of the practice of meditation is becoming free of all suffering, which means no long... View more info

THE JOY OF LIVING: UNLOCKING THE SECRET AND SCIENCE OF HAPPINESS

By: Rinpoche, Yongey Mingyur

Price: ¥550.00

Publisher: Potter/Ten Speed/Harmony/Rod: 2010

Seller ID: RWARE0000047076

ISBN: 0307347311

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 New York Times Bestseller! An illuminating perspective on the science of meditation--and a handbook fo r transforming our minds, bodies, and lives In The Joy of Living, world-renowned Buddhist teacher Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche--the "happiest man in the world"--invites us to join him in unlocking the secrets to finding joy and contentment in the everyday. Using the basic meditation practices he provides, we can discover paths through our prob... View more info

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BUDDHIST RELIGION: A HISTORICAL INTRODUCTION (THE RELIGIOUS LIFE OF MAN SER IES)

By: Robinson, Richard H.

Price: ¥600.00

Publisher: Wadsworth Pub Co: 1982

Seller ID: RWARE0000023873

ISBN: 053401027X

Condition: Good


This book should be of interest to undergraduate courses in religion and ph ilosophy. View more info

THE PATH TO BODHIDHARMA: THE TEACHINGS OF SHODO HARADA ROSHI

By: Roshi, Shodo Harada

Price: ¥3,000.00

Publisher: Tuttle Publishing: 2000

Seller ID: RWARE0000047230

ISBN: 0804832161

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. When studying ancient Eastern philosophies, it is a rare opportunity to learn the art directly from a living master. Shodo Harada Roshi is one such legend-he attained dharma transmission from Yamada Mumon Roshi and went on to become abbot of the Sogen-ji monastery in Okayama, Japan, where he has taught ever since. Now Zen students of all levels can glean from Harada's wisdom in this modern classic of Zen literature. With clear, accessible language, an... View more info

ENTERING THE PATH OF ENLIGHTENMENT; THE BODHICARYA?VATARA OF THE BUDDHIST P OET S?A?NTIDEVA. TRANSLATION WITH GUIDE BY MARION L.

By: S?a?ntideva, active 7th century

Price: ¥800.00

Publisher: [New York] Macmillan: 1970

Seller ID: RWARE0000045075

Condition: Good/Good


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BUDDHIST COSMOLOGY: PHILOSOPHY AND ORIGINS

By: Sadakata, Akira

Price: ¥1,600.00

Publisher: Kosei Publishing Company: 1999

Seller ID: RWARE0000044688

ISBN: 4333016827

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. ...Sadakata does provide us with more than simply a detailed description of the Sarvaastivaada-Vaibhaa.sikacosmology; he does on occasion point out so me precedents and parallels in earlier Buddhist literature and also non-Bud dhist literature....There is something of a dearth of published material on Buddhist cosmology and Sadakata's is certainly a most useful and handy add ition that sets out very clearly a wealth of information... - Journal of Budd... View more info

A SURVEY OF BUDDHISM

By: Sangharakshita, Bhikshu

Price: ¥900.00

Publisher: Shambhala: 1980

Seller ID: RWARE0000044544

ISBN: 0394737326

Condition: Good


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BUDDHIST STUDIES IN THE PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA, 1990-1991

By: Saso, Michael R.

Price: ¥650.00

Publisher: University of Hawaii Press: 1995

Seller ID: RWARE0000044524

ISBN: 0824814649

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. Shenxiu and the Northern School of Zen / by Ren Jiyu -- The multi-ethnic character of Chinese Buddhism / by Du Jiwen -- Zhuangzi's thought and the spread of Buddhism / by Cai Dahua -- The theory of Buddhist spiritual realms and Chinese art imagery / by Jiang Shuzhuo. View more info

GREAT DISCOURSE ON THE TURNING OF THE WHEEL OF DHAMMA: DHAMMALAKKAPPAVATTAN A SUTTA

By: Sayadaw, Mahasi

Price: ¥7,000.00

Publisher: Buddhadhamma Foundation,Thai: 1997

Seller ID: RWARE0000045648

ISBN: 9747890704

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

SACRED BIOGRAPHY IN THE BUDDHIST TRADITIONS OF SOUTH AND SOUTHEAST ASIA (NA TIONAL FOREIGN LANGUAGE CENTER TECHNICAL REPORTS)

By: Schober

Price: ¥2,000.00

Publisher: Univ of Hawaii Pr: 1997

Seller ID: RWARE0000045068

ISBN: 0824816994

Condition: Near Fine/Near Fine


In excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlig hting. The spine remains undamaged. This interdisciplinary collection of essays explores the biographical genre of the Buddhist traditions of South and Southeast Asia. Scholars in the history of religions, anthropology, literature, and art history present a broad range of exploration into sacred biography as an interpretive genre. Sacred Biography brings together the erudite scholarship of major scholars. The combination of thematic depth and theoretical sophistication makes this volume innovative reading for all schol... View more info

GUIDE TO THE BODHISATTVA'S WAY OF LIFE: A BUDDHIST POEM FOR TODAY - HOW TO ENJOY A LIFE OF GREAT MEANING AND ALTRUISM

By: Shantideva

Price: ¥700.00

Publisher: Tharpa Publications: 2003

Seller ID: RWARE0000041351

ISBN: 0948006889

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. Composed in the 8th century by the famous Indian Buddhist master Shantideva, this new translation, made under the guidance of Geshe Kelsang Gyatso, conveys the great lucidity and poetic beauty of the original, while preserving its full impact and spiritual insight. Reading these verses slowly, while contemplating their meaning, has a profoundly liberating effect on the mind. The poem invokes special positive states of mind, moves us from suffering an... View more info

PASSIONATE ENLIGHTENMENT: WOMEN IN TANTRIC BUDDHISM

By: Shaw, Miranda

Price: ¥1,000.00

Publisher: Princeton University Press: 1994

Seller ID: RWARE0000044742

ISBN: 0691033803

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. The crowning cultural achievement of medieval India, Tantric Buddhism is kn own in the West primarily for the sexual practices of its adherents, who st rive to transform erotic passion into spiritual ecstasy. Historians of reli gion have long held that the enlightenment thus attempted was for men only, and that women in the movement were at best marginal and subordinated and at worst degraded and exploited. Miranda Shaw argues to the contrary, prese n... View more info

THE BUDDHA FROM BROOKLYN

By: Sherrill, Martha

Price: ¥800.00

Publisher: Random House: 2000

Seller ID: RWARE0000044906

ISBN: 0679452753

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. In 1985, Catharine Burroughs was a Maryland housewife with two children-and two failed marriages behind her-running a New Age prayer group in her base ment. Out of the blue, a monastery in India for which she had raised some m oney contacted Burroughs and asked her to host His Holiness Penor Rinpoche, one of the highest-ranking lamas of Tibetan Buddhism, on his first visit t o America. After meeting Burroughs, and observing her and her followers for a... View more info

PRACTICE AND THEORY OF TIBETAN BUDDHISM (EVERGREEN BOOKS)

By: Sopa, Geshe Lhundup

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Grove Press: 1976

Seller ID: RWARE0000045745

ISBN: 0394179056

Condition: Good


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