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Mindscience An East-West Dialogue di Tensing Gyatso, XIV Dalai Lama

 In breve: What is the subtle relationship between mind and body? What can today's scientists learn about this relationship from masters of Buddhist thought? MindScience explores these and other questions as it documents the beginning of an historic dialogue between modern science and Buddhism. The Harvard Mind Science Symposium brought together the Dalai Lama and authorities from the fields of psychiatry, psychology, neuroscience, and education. Here, they examine myriad questions concerning the nature of the mind and its relationship to the body

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Warriors of Tibet The Story of Aten and the Khampas' Fight for the Freedom of Their Country di Norbu Jamyang

 In breve: A gripping story of fierce Tibetan resistance to China's brutal invasion of Tibet.

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Conflict, Culture, Change: Engaged Buddhism in a Globalizing World di Sivaraksa, Sulak

 In breve: This book explores the intergration of mindfulness with social activism.

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Drinking the Mountain Stream: Songs of Tibet's Beloved Saint, Milarepa di Milarepa ; Mi-La-Ras-Pa

 In breve: Milarepa, Tibet's renowned and beloved saint, wandered the terrain of eleventh-century Tibet guiding countless followers along the Buddhist path. Milarepa's songs and poems are bold and inspiring, his language direct and immediate. Lama Kunga Rinpoche and Brian Cutillo render a faithful translation of this rare collection.

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Essence of the Heart Sutra The Dalai Lama's Heart of Wisdom Teachings di Tensing Gyatso, XIV Dalai Lama

 In breve: For more than 2,000 years, the Heart Sutra has been of central importance to millions of Buddhists. Whether memorized, chanted, or studied, this sacred text is often looked to for inspiration.

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Kalachakra Tantra Rite of Initiation di Tensing Gyatso, XIV Dalai Lama

 In breve: "Kalachakra Tantra contains a complete translation of the Kalachakra initiation ritual as conferred by His Holiness the Dalai Lama in Toronto in April 2004, along with his commentary, and a comprehensive introduction by Professor Jeffrey Hopkins that explores the Kalachakra's rich symbolism, meaning, and history. The book also includes the Six-Session Yoga.

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Karmapa The Politics of Reincarnation di Terhune, Lea

 In breve: Explores the controversy over the reincarnation of the Karmapa, arguably the second most powerful figure in the Tibetan Buddhist religious heirarchy.

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Portrait of a Dalai Lama The Life and Times of the Great Thirteenth di Bell Charles

 In breve: The biography of the thirteenth Dalai Lama of Tibet--full of stories, anecdotes and conversation.

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Sleeping, Dreaming, and Dying An Exploration of Consciousness di Tensing Gyatso, XIV Dalai Lama

 In breve: Interessante, non il contenuto in se, ma l'abilitÓ delle risposte del Dalai Lama. Forse reincarnazione o illuminazione sono un obiettivo che attrae gli occidentali ma il senso della vita Ŕ altrove, ma dove?

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The Good Heart A Buddhist Perspective on the Teachings of Jesus di Tensing Gyatso, XIV Dalai Lama

 In breve: In this landmark book of interreligious dialogue, 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.

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The Lawudo Lama Stories of Reincarnation from the Mount Everest Region di Wangmo, Jamyang

 In breve: Lama Zopa's first-person account of his life provides an intriguing window into the dramatic changes modernity has brought the Everest region. Taken together, the stories in the Lawudo Lama offers an unprecedented glimpse into a century of traditions and change in the Himalayan world.

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The Tibet Guide: Central and Western Tibet di Batchelor Stephen

 In breve: Riedizione di una delle prime guide al Tibet scritta da un praticante del Dharma. Stephen Batchelor has studied in Buddhist monasteries in India, Switzerland, and Korea and is the author/translator of numerous books on Buddhism and Tibet.

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The World of Tibetan Buddhism An Overview of Its Philosophy and Practice di Tensing Gyatso, XIV Dalai Lama

 In breve: Teachings are taken from a series of lectures given in London in 1988.

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Tibet Is My Country Autobiography of Thubten Jigme Norbu, Brother of the Dalai Lama as Told to Heinrich Harrer di Harrer, Heinrich ; Norbu, Thubten J.

 In breve: In the Dalai Lama's brother recalls the details of his life: his childhood, his recognition as a reincarnated lama, the story of his brother, and the exile of thousands of Tibetans from their homeland.

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The Compassionate Life di Tensing Gyatso, XIV Dalai Lama

 In breve: Touching and inspirational, this book is a personal invitation from one of the world's most gifted teachers to live a life of happiness, joy, and true prosperity.

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