Clarification of the relationship between dharma and mindfulness on the basis of history and scriptural sources.
The very real challenges to Buddhism becoming established in the West.
The importance of understanding the meaning and intelligence of dharma teachings to support our practice.
This insightful and controversial book explores the space that has arisen for Buddhism in the West and the forces of opportunism and arrogance that could destroy the possibility of authentic Buddhism becoming established.
Will Buddhism take root in the West or is it an endeavor doomed to failure?
Are the first generation of Western Buddhists its supporters or its destroyers?
"Wisdom in Exile proposes a fresh approach to Buddhism, one in which the fundamental tenets of the Buddha’s teachings are rediscovered." His Holiness Sakya Trichen, the 41st Head of the Sakya School of Tibetan Buddhism
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A comprehensive introduction to Tibetan Buddhism, containing all the information you need to gain an in-depth understanding of its philosophical and meditative aspects. This includes a guide to the teachings of the hinayana, mahayana and vajrayana and a summary of the main features of the Sakya, Kagyu, Gelug and Nyingma traditions.
Rain of Clarity is a guide to all aspects of the Buddhist path according to the glorious Sakya tradition, including a detailed presentation of the Madhyamaka system of Sakya, known as ‘Madhyamaka free from extremes’. With forewords by H.H. Sakya Trizin and Karma Thinley Rinpoche.
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