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H.H. 17th Gyalwang Karmapa

Tibetan Buddhism

 
Books from the Mahayana and Tantric Tibetan Buddhist tradition on mindfulness and awareness meditation practice; Mahamudra and  Dzogchen;
stages of the path; Lojong mind training; Madhyamaka or Middle-way meditations; and Ngondro and Yidam practices; from the Indian lineage ancestors through to contemporary teachers' instruction on the tradition's application to modern life.



A Cascading Waterfall of Nectar by Thinley Norbu A Guide to the Bodhisattva Way of Life (Bodhicaryavatara) -- by Shantideva, translated by Vesna A. Wallace and B. Alan Wallace A Guide to the Bodhisattva's Way of Life (Bodhisattvacharyavatara) -- by Shantideva, translated by Stephen Batchelor A Song for the King: Saraha on Mahamudra Meditation by Thrangu Rinpoche A Spacious Path To Freedom -- by Karma Chagme with commentary by Gyatrul Rinpoche
Advice from a Spiritual Friend -- by Geshe Rabten & Geshe Dhargyey Advice From the Lotus-Born: A Collection of Padmasambhava’s Advice to the Dakini Yeshe Tsogyal and Other Close Disciples Beautiful Song of Marpa the Translator -- by Khenpo Tsultrim Gyamtso Rinpoche Blazing Splendor: The Memoirs of Tulku Urgyen Rinpoche as told to Erik Pema Kunsang & Marcia Binder Schmidt
Brilliant Moon - The Autobiography of Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche,  translated by Ani Jinba Palmo Buddha in the Palm of Your Hand by Osel Tendzin Buddha Nature: The Mahayana Uttaratantra Shastra -- by Arya Maitreya, written down by Arya Asanga, commentary by Jamgon Kongtrul Carefree Dignity: Discourses on Training in the Nature of Mind -- by Tsoknyi Rinpoche Change of Heart ~ The Bodhisattva Peace Training of Chagdud Tulku ~ compiled and edited by Lama Shenpen Drolma
Clarifying the Natural State, by  Dakpo Tashi Namgyal Compassion in Exile -- The Story of the 14th Dalai Lama on DVD Contemplating Reality: A Practitioner's Guide to the View in Indo-Tibetan Buddhism by Andy Karr Counsels from My Heart -- by Dudjom Rinpoche Crystal Clear: practical advice for Mahamudra Meditators, by Khenchen Thrangu Rinpoche
Dakini Teachings: A Collection of Padmasambhava’s Advice to Yeshe Tsogyal—translated by Erik Pema Kunsang Dakini's Warm Breath, The Feminine Principle in Tibetan Buddhism -- by Judith Simmer-Brown Dangerous Friend: The Teacher-Student Relationship in Vajrayana Buddhism - by Rig'dzin Dorje Death and the Art of Dying in Tibetan Buddhism -- by Bokar Rinpoche Enlightened Journey: Buddhist Practice as Daily Life -- by Tulku Thondup
Enlightened Living: Teachings of Tibetan Buddhist Masters—Translated by Tulku Thondup Essential Practice: Lectures on Kamalashila's Stages of Meditation in the Middle Way School -  by Khenchen Thrangu Rinpoche Fearless Simplicity: The Dzogchen Way of Living Freely in a Complex World by Tsoknyi Rinpoche For the Benefit of All Beings by His Holiness the Dalai Lama
Gateway to Knowledge Vol. I--Jamgön Mipham Rinpoche Gateway to Knowledge, Vol. II by Jamgön Mipham Rinpoche Gateway to Knowledge, Vol. III—by Jamgön Mipham Rinpoche Gesar: The Epic Tale of Tibet’s Great Warrior King
Glimpses of Mahayana -- by Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche Healing Anger: The Power of Patience from a Buddhist Perspective -- by His Holiness the Dalai Lama Indestructible Truth: The Living Spirituality of Tibetan Buddhism -- by Reginald A. Ray Introduction to the Middle Way: Chandrakirti's Madhyamakavatara with Commentary by Jamgon Mipham -- Now in Paperback It's Up To You by Dzigar Kongtrul Rinpoche
Journey of the Mind by Thrangu Rinpoche King of Samadhi: Commentaries on the Samadhi Raja Sutra and the Song of Lodrö Thaye—by Thrangu Rinpoche Heart Lamp Luminous Emptiness: Understanding the Tibetan Book of the Dead -- by Francesca Fremantle Machik’s Complete Explanation: Clarifying the Meaning of Chöd – Translated and Edited by Sarah Harding
Mahamudra - The Moonlight - Quintessence of Mind and Meditation -- by Dakpo Tashi Namgyal Maitreya's Distinguishing Phenomena and Pure Being with commentary by Mipham, translated by Jim Scott Medicine and Compassion by Chokyi Nyima Rinpoche with David R. Shlim, M.D. Medicine Buddha Teachings -- by Khenchen Thrangu Rinpoche
Mind at Ease: Self-Liberation through Mahamudra Meditation -- by Traleg Kyabgon Mind Beyond Death by Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche Mipham's Beacon of Certainty: Illuminating the View of Dzogchen, the Great Perfection -- by John Whitney Pettit Music in the Sky: The Life Art and Teachings of the 17th Karmapa Ogyen Trinley Dorje – by Michele Martin Naked Awareness: Practical Instructions on the Union of Mahamudra and Dzogchen, by Karma Chagme, commentary  by Gyatrul Rinpoche
On Buddha Essence: <br>A Commentary on <br>Rangjung Dorje's Treatise -- by Khenchen Thrangu Rinpoche Path To Buddhahood:  Teachings on Gampopa's Jewel Ornament of Liberation -- by   Ringu Tulku Peaceful Death, Joyful Rebirth: A Tibetan Buddhist Guidebook by Tulku Thondup
Penetrating Wisdom: The Aspiration of Samantabhadra by The Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche Present Fresh Wakefulness: a Meditation Manual on Nonconceptual Wisdom—by Chökyi Nyima Rinpoche Quintessential Dzogchen; Confusion Dawns As Wisdom
Repeating the Words of the Buddha—Tulku Urgyen Rinpoche Roaring Silence: Discovering the Mind of Dzogchen—by Ngakpa Chögyam and Khandro Déchen Sacred Ground: Jamgon Kongtrul on “Pilgrimage and Sacred Geography”—by Ngawang Zangpo Secret of the Vajra World: The Tantric Buddhism of Tibet-- by Reginald A. Ray Showing the Path of Liberation: A Commentary on the Kagyu Lineage Prayer -- by Khenchen Thrangu Rinpoche
Sleeping, Dreaming and Dying by the Dalai Lama Space, Time & Energy -- by Vajra Regent Osel Tendzin Speech of Delight ~ Mipham's Commentary on &#346;&#257;ntarak&#351;ita's Ornament of the Middle Way Stages of Meditation — by the Dalai Lama
The Adornment of the Middle Way by Shantarakshita, commentary by Jamgon Mipham The Dzogchen Primer: Embracing the Spiritual Path According to the Great Perfection -- compiled and edited by Marica Schmidt The Essence of Buddhism by Traleg Kyabgon The Great Gate by Chokling Dewey Dorje, Dudjom Rinpoche, Tulku Urgyen Rinpoche, & Chokyi Nyima Rinpoche The Great Path of Awakening: A Commentary on the Mahayana Teachings of the Seven Points of Mind Training -- by Jamgon Kongtrul
The Handbook of Tibetan Buddhist Symbols, by Robert Beer The Heart of Compassion: The 37 Verses on the Practice of a Bodhisattva: A Commentary by Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche The Jewel Ornament of Liberation -- by Gampopa, translated and annotated by Herbert V. Guenther
The Jewel Ornament of Liberation: The Wish-fulfilling Gem of the Noble Teachings -- by Gampopa, translated by Khenpo Konchog Gya The Joy of Living: Unlocking the Secret & Science of Happiness by Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche The Life and Revelations of Pema Lingpa, translated by Sarah Harding The Life of Tilopa & The Ganges Mahamudra -- by Khenchen Thrangu Rinpoche The Light of Wisdom Vol. II—by Padmasmbhava, Commentary by Jamgön Kongtrül
The Light of Wisdom, Vol. I—by Padmasmbhava, Commentary by Jamgön Kongtrül The Lion's Roar: The Life and Times of Tibetan Master His Holiness the 16th Karmapa -- DVD The Lotus-Born: The Life Story of Padmasambhava—by Yeshe Tsogyal, forward by Dilgo Khyentse, Translated by Erik Pema Kunsang The Mirror of Mindfulness by Tsele Natsok Rangdrol The Ninth Karmapa’s Ocean of Definitive Meaning -- by  Khenchen Thrangu Rinpoche; Edited and annotated by Lama Tashi Namgyal
The Ninth Karmapa’s Pointing out the Dharmakaya – by Khenchen Thrangu Rinpoche The Practice of Lojong: Cultivating Compassion through Training the Mind by Traleg Kyabgon Rinpoche The Practice of Tranquility and Insight The Sun of Wisdom: Teachings on the Noble Nagarjuna's <I>Fundamental Wisdom of the Middle Way</I> - by Khenpo Tsultrim Gyamtso
The Tibetan Book of Living and Dying -- by Sogyal Rinpoche The Tibetan Book of the Dead by translated with commentary by Francesca Freemantle and Chögyam Trungpa The Two Truths by Khenpo Tsultrim Gyamtso Rinpoche The Way of the Bodhisattva: a Translation of the Bodhicharyavatara by Shantideva, translated by the Padmakara Translation Group The Way of the White Clouds <p>by Lama Anagarika Govinda
The Wish-Fulfilling Jewel by Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche <br>The Practice of Guru Yoga According to the Longchen Nyinthig Tradition This Precious Life: Tibetan Buddhist Teachings on the Path To Enlightenment by Khandro Rinpoche Three Visions: Fundamental Teachings of the Sakya Lineage of Tibetan Buddhism—by Ngorchen Konchog Lhundrub Tibetan Book of The Dead - First Complete Translation Tibetan Sacred Dance: A Journey into the Religious and Folk Traditions—by Ellen Pearlman
Treasury of Precious Qualities: A Commentary on the Root Text of Jigme Lingpa -- by Longchen Yeshe Dorje, Kangyur Rinpoche, tran Tulku A Film by Gesar Mukpo on DVD Vajra Speech -- by Tulku Urgyen Rinpoche
Ways of Enlightenment -- Buddhist Studies at Nyingma Institute Wellsprings of the Great Perfection: The Lives and Insights of the Early Masters - Compiled and Translated by Erik Pema Kunsang What Makes You Not A Buddhist by Dzongsar Jamyang Khyentse Wild Awakening: the Heart of Mahamudra and Dzogchen -- by Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche