xii, 171p., Gloss., 17 cm. (First Edition Pub. in 2004)
CONTENTS:- 1. Foundations. 2. The Path. 3. Meditation. 4. Compassion. 5. Emptiness. 6. Mind of the Buddhas. 7. Realization.
Here is a portable collection of inspiring readings from the revered masters of Tibetan Buddhism. The Tibetan Buddhism Reader includes quotations from major lineage figures from the past such as Padmasambhava, Atisha, Sakya Pandita, Marpa, Milarepa, and Tsongkhapa. Also featured are the writings of masters from contemporary times including the Dalai Lama, Dudjom Rinpoche, Khyentse Rinpoche, Sakya Tridzin, Chögyam Trungpa, and others. Topics include cultivating compassion, letting go of ego, learning to become more alert and present in our lives, and developing a clear perception of our own true nature.