The Gelug/Kagyu Tradition of Mahamudra

by H.H. the Dalai Lama & Alexander Berzin

This book presents an exceptional commentary on the First Panchen Lama's text on Mahamudra that uses Kagyu-style techniques for recognizing the conventional nature of the mind, and typical Gelug methods in recognizing its deepest nature.

Published by Snow Lion Publication, Ithaca, 1997

Healing Anger - The Power of Patience from a Buddhist Perspective

by H.H. the Dalai Lama, translated by Dr. Thupten Jinpa

Techniques and methods for developing patience that are very relevant to Buddhists and to everyone seeking to improve themselves based on the section on patience from the 'Guide to the Bodhisattvas Way of Life' by the Indian master Shantideva.

Published by Snow Lion Publication, Ithaca, 1997

The Heart of Compassion

by H.H. the Dalai Lama

A practical guide to an understanding of our human condition and how we can act to achieve a higher fulfilment than purely worldly enjoyment, creating a life of harmony, peace and virtue.

Published by Published by Foundation for Universal Responsibility, Delhi, 1997

The Joy of Living and Dying in Peace

by H.H. the Dalai Lama, edited by John Avedon & Donald S. Lopez

The third in the popular Library of Tibet series, this book addresses the universal questions of how we can achieve meaningful lives and peaceful deaths.

Published by Harper Collins, 1997

Love, Kindness and Universal Responsibility

by H.H. the Dalai Lama

This compilation of three previous works reveals the philosophy of His Holiness, based on the concept of universal responsibility and reverence for all living beings.

Published by Paljor Publications, New Delhi, 1997

Sleeping, Dreaming and Dying

by H.H. the Dalai Lama, edited and narrated by Francisco Varela

For the modern scientist, the transitional states of sleeping, dreaming and dying lie at the forefront of research in cognitive science, neurology and psychology, and for the Buddhist practitioner these same states represent crucial opportunities to transform consciousness itself.

Published by Wisdom Publications, Boston, 1997

Buddha Nature

by H.H. the Dalai Lama

The Buddhist leader explains his ideas of nirvana and presents the complex concept of buddha nature in the perspective of Christian ideas of self, immortality and an eternal soul.

Published by Bluestar Communications, 1997

Beyond Dogma

by H.H. the Dalai Lama

During a series of public lectures and question-and-answer sessions with political activists, religious leaders, students, scientists, Buddhist practitioners, and interfaith organizations, His Holiness responds to a wider range of contemporary social, political, and religious issues.

Published by Souvenir Press Ltd., London, 1996

The Good Heart - A Buddhist Perspective on the Teachings of Jesus

by H.H. the Dalai Lama

The Dalai Lama provides an extraordinary Buddhist perspective on the teachings of Jesus, commenting on well-known passages from the four Christian Gospels including the Sermon on the Mount, the parable of the mustard seed, the Resurrection, and others.

Published by Wisdom Publications, Boston, 1996

Awakening the Mind, Lightening the Heart

by H.H. the Dalai Lama, edited by John Avedon & Donald S. Lopez

The Dalai Lama details the original Kadampa mind transformation methods, basing his treatment on Namkha Pel's Mind Training Like the Rays of the Sun, which takes the practitioner through the processes of generating the aspirational mind of enlightenment.

Published by Harper Collins, New York, 1995

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