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Product Description: Describes how religious tradition is established as available within a text, free from ritual and observance, in Buddhism and Christianity. This innovative work documents the literary gesture that “fetishizes tradition,” making long-standing religious traditions appear present and available through the reading experience...read more

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9781438457451 | State Univ of New York Pr, October 1, 2015, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: This innovative work documents the literary gesture that "fetishizes tradition," making long-standing religious traditions appear present and available through the reading experience.

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9781438457444 | Reprint edition (State Univ of New York Pr, July 2, 2016), cover price $26.95 | About this edition: Describes how religious tradition is established as available within a text, free from ritual and observance, in Buddhism and Christianity.

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Product Description: A cornerstone of Buddhist philosophy, the doctrine of the four noble truths maintains that life is replete with suffering, desire is the cause of suffering, nirvana is the end of suffering, and the way to nirvana is the eightfold noble path...read more

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9781107062399 | Cambridge Univ Pr, June 23, 2014, cover price $99.99

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9781107695382 | Cambridge Univ Pr, April 28, 2016, cover price $35.99 | About this edition: A cornerstone of Buddhist philosophy, the doctrine of the four noble truths maintains that life is replete with suffering, desire is the cause of suffering, nirvana is the end of suffering, and the way to nirvana is the eightfold noble path.

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Product Description: Thinley Norbu addresses questions of interest to Western and Eastern students of Tibetan Buddhism, ranging from matters of everyday practice to esoteric philosophy. Young practitioners of Tibetan Buddhism from Asian and Western cultures have similar questions and concerns, such as the conflicts between traditional values and the influence of modern materialism...read more

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9780521253222, titled "Structural Models in Anthropology" | Cambridge Univ Pr, February 1, 1984, cover price $54.95 | also contains Structural Models in Anthropology

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9781611802085 | Shambhala Pubns, February 16, 2016, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Thinley Norbu addresses questions of interest to Western and Eastern students of Tibetan Buddhism, ranging from matters of everyday practice to esoteric philosophy.

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Product Description: An exposition of the similarities and differences between Vajrayana Buddhism and Zen, by one of the twentieth century's greatest meditation teachers.The Teacup and the Skullcup is made up of edited transcripts from two seminars that Chögyam Trungpa gave near the beginning of his North American teaching career in 1974--one in Barnet, Vermont, and one in Boston--called "Zen and Tantra...read more
By David Schneider (editor)

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9781611802917, titled "The Teacup & The Skullcup: Where Zen and Tantra Meet" | Shambhala Pubns, December 22, 2015, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: An exposition of the similarities and differences between Vajrayana Buddhism and Zen, by one of the twentieth century's greatest meditation teachers.

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Product Description: Some twenty-five centuries after the Buddha started teaching, his message continues to inspire people across the globe, including those living in predominantly secular societies. What does it mean to adapt religious practices to secular contexts?Stephen Batchelor, an internationally known author and teacher, is committed to a secularized version of the Buddha's teachings...read more

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9781504635790 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, October 27, 2015), cover price $123.00 | About this edition: Some twenty-five centuries after the Buddha started teaching, his message continues to inspire people across the globe, including those living in predominantly secular societies.

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9780300205183 | Yale Univ Pr, October 27, 2015, cover price $28.50

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9781504635806 | Mp3 una edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, October 27, 2015), cover price $44.95

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9781611802726 | Shambhala Pubns, October 27, 2015, cover price $18.95 | also contains Living Beautifully With Uncertainty and Change

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9781611800760 | Reprint edition (Shambhala Pubns, October 8, 2013), cover price $14.95 | also contains Living Beautifully With Uncertainty and Change

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Product Description: [*Read by the author -Stephen Batchelor] Stephen Batchelor synthesizes over four decades of study to offer a radical and unorthodox interpretation of foundational Buddhist texts and doctrines. Some twenty-five centuries after the Buddha started teaching, his message continues to inspire people across the globe, including those living in predominantly secular societies...read more

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9781504635813 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, October 27, 2015), cover price $39.95 | About this edition: [*Read by the author -Stephen Batchelor] Stephen Batchelor synthesizes over four decades of study to offer a radical and unorthodox interpretation of foundational Buddhist texts and doctrines.

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9781611802726, titled "Living Beautifully: With Uncertainty and Change" | Shambhala Pubns, October 27, 2015, cover price $18.95 | also contains Living Beautifully: With Uncertainty and Change
9781590309636, titled "Living Beautifully With Uncertainty and Change: With Uncertainty and Change" | 1 edition (Shambhala Pubns, October 9, 2012), cover price $22.95

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9781611800760, titled "Living Beautifully: With Uncertainty and Change" | Reprint edition (Shambhala Pubns, October 8, 2013), cover price $14.95 | also contains Living Beautifully: With Uncertainty and Change

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9781611802566 | Dvd edition (Shambhala Pubns, June 16, 2015), cover price $29.95

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9781611802559 | Shambhala Pubns, June 16, 2015, cover price $29.95

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Product Description: This gedenkschrift is published in honor of the great scholar of Asia, Professor Giuseppe Tucci (1894-1984). Through the work of present-day scholars, the book represents their efforts to maintain the impetus of the profound legacy left by Tucci...read more
By David Templeman (editor)

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9781922235336 | Monash Univ Faculty Info, May 5, 2015, cover price $99.95 | About this edition: This gedenkschrift is published in honor of the great scholar of Asia, Professor Giuseppe Tucci (1894-1984).
9780345333209, titled "Making Love Work" | Reissue edition (Ballantine Books, December 1, 1981), cover price $3.50 | also contains Making Love Work | About this edition: 1985

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Product Description: We’ve all said things we lived to regret. But what if we communicated mindfully instead, stopping first to consider how our words might hurt rather than help—or if we need to voice them at all? In What Would Buddha Say?, best-selling author Barbara Ann Kipfer offers 1,501 reminders for staying on the path of positive communication...read more
By Barbara Ann Kipfer and Marc Lesser (foreword by)

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9781626251540 | New Harbinger Pubns Inc, April 1, 2015, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: We’ve all said things we lived to regret.

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Product Description: Experience a complete meditation course with one of the West’s most renowned Buddhist teachers.Know Where You're Going provides a full course of instruction in Buddhist meditation and reflection, and contains a wealth of exercises and advice to help the reader grow...read more

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9781614291930 | Wisdom Pubns, December 23, 2014, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Experience a complete meditation course with one of the West’s most renowned Buddhist teachers.

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Product Description: This interdisciplinary collection of essays highlights the relevance of Buddhist doctrine and practice to issues of globalization. From various philosophical, religious, historical, and political perspectives, the authors show that Buddhism—arguably the world’s first transnational religion—is a rich resource for navigating today's interconnected world...read more
By Leah Kalmanson (editor) and James Mark Shields (editor)

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9780739180549 | Lexington Books, July 22, 2014, cover price $80.00 | About this edition: This interdisciplinary collection of essays highlights the relevance of Buddhist doctrine and practice to issues of globalization.

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Product Description: Welcoming Flowers is a pointed critique of the Buddhism chapter of Pope John Paul II’s 1994 best seller, Crossing the Threshold of Hope, written by the highly respected Buddhist teacher Thinley Norbu. In responding to the false charges of Buddhists’ indifference to the world and rejection of reality, Norbu clarifies the Buddhist doctrines of detachment and enlightenment...read more

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9781611801637 | Shambhala Pubns, April 8, 2014, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Welcoming Flowers is a pointed critique of the Buddhism chapter of Pope John Paul II’s 1994 best seller, Crossing the Threshold of Hope, written by the highly respected Buddhist teacher Thinley Norbu.

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Product Description: Early issues of The Eastern Buddhist contain short translations from various Buddhist texts, some of them quite important and all of considerable interest. Since they are set unobtrusively between modern statements and arguments about the nature of Buddhism, and in any case are difficult to locate, they have often gone unnoticed by students...read more
By Michael Pye (editor)

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9781908049148 | Equinox, July 31, 2014, cover price $99.95 | About this edition: Early issues of The Eastern Buddhist contain short translations from various Buddhist texts, some of them quite important and all of considerable interest.

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9781908049155 | Equinox, July 31, 2014, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Early issues of The Eastern Buddhist contain short translations from various Buddhist texts, some of them quite important and all of considerable interest.

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Product Description: In the early twentieth century, The Eastern Buddhist journal pioneered the presentation of Buddhism to the west and encouraged the west’s engagement in interpretation. This interactive process increased dramatically in the post-war period, when dialogue between Buddhist and Christian thought began to take off in earnest...read more
By Michael Pye (editor) and The Eastern Buddhist Society (contributor)

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9781908049186 | Equinox, January 1, 2013, cover price $99.95 | About this edition: In the early twentieth century, The Eastern Buddhist journal pioneered the presentation of Buddhism to the west and encouraged the west’s engagement in interpretation.

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Product Description: Providing a rigorous analysis of Buddhist ways of understanding religious diversity, this book develops a new foundation for cross-cultural understanding of religious diversity in our time. Examining the complexity and uniqueness of Buddha’s approach to religious pluralism using four main categories – namely exclusivism, inclusivism, pluralistic-inclusivism and pluralism – the book proposes a cross-cultural and interreligious interpretation of each category, thus avoiding the accusation of intellectual colonialism...read more

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9780415639729 | Routledge, December 19, 2012, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: Providing a rigorous analysis of Buddhist ways of understanding religious diversity, this book develops a new foundation for cross-cultural understanding of religious diversity in our time.

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Product Description: We are all imprisoned by the projections of our minds, and we all have the power to free ourselves. To gain this freedom, we must do three things: know that we are imprisoned, investigate how we entrap ourselves, and discover how to overcome our habitual patterns...read more

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9781559393942 | Snow Lion Pubns, January 8, 2013, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: We are all imprisoned by the projections of our minds, and we all have the power to free ourselves.

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Product Description: Thunderous Silence throws light on the Heart Sutra--a pithy encapsulation of the essence of Perfection of Wisdom literature--using stop-by-step analysis and an easy, conversational voice. Dosung Yoo examines the sutra phrase by phrase, using rich explanations and metaphors drawn from Korean folklore, quantum physics, Charles Dickens, and everything in between to clarify subtle concepts for the reader...read more

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9781614290537 | Wisdom Pubns, January 8, 2013, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Thunderous Silence throws light on the Heart Sutra--a pithy encapsulation of the essence of Perfection of Wisdom literature--using stop-by-step analysis and an easy, conversational voice.

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