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The Fourteenth Dalai Lama is most noted for his spiritual and political advocacy for Tibetans; for his Nobel Peace Prize and numerous other honors; and for his international profile promoting global peace, ecumenical understanding, and a life of compassion. But the Dalai Lama is also the author of scores of popular inspirational books, some of them written in collaboration with scholars and experts. The Dalai Lama has lived in exile in India since the Tibetan uprising against China in 1959.

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The Path to Tranquility: Daily Wisdom (Compass)
by Dalai Lama
The Dalai Lama serves as a living symbol of holiness and selfless triumph over tribulation for people of all religious traditions-as well as those with no religious affiliation at all. This collection of daily quotations drawn from His Holiness's own writings, teachings, and interviews offers words of guidance, compassion, and peace that...
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Stages of Meditation
by Dalai Lama
The Dalai Lama explains the principles of meditation in a practice-oriented format especially suited for Westerners.
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The Wisdom of Forgiveness
by Dalai Lama
The extraordinary documentation of the evolving friendship between the Dalai Lama and the man who followed him across Ireland and Eastern Europe, on a pilgrimage to India's holy sites, and through the Dalai Lama's near fatal illness.   Don't miss the Dalai Lama's classic book, The Art of Happiness , or his newest,   The Book of...
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The Middle Way: Faith Grounded in Reason
by Dalai Lama
The Dalai Lama opens The Middle Way with an elegant argument for the power of compassion in cultivating a happy life. From there, he connects core ideas of Buddhist philosophy to the truths of our shared condition. His Holiness delivers a sparklingly clear teaching on how the Buddhist ideas of emptiness and interdependency relate to...
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How To Practice: The Way to a Meaningful Life
by The Dalai Lama His Holiness, Jeffrey Hopkins Ph.D.
As human beings, we possess one common desire: the need for happiness and a meaningful life. According to His Holiness the Dalai Lama, the ability to find true fulfillment lies within each of us. Now, the spiritual and temporal leader of Tibet, Nobel Prize winner, and bestselling author helps readers begin the path to enlightenment in a...
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Beyond Religion: Ethics for a Whole World
by H.H. Dalai Lama
“A book that brings people together on the firm grounds of shared values, reminding us why the Dalai Lama is still one of the most important religious figures in the world.” — Huffington Post , “Best Religious Books of 2011” Ten years ago, in the best-selling Ethics for a New Millennium , His Holiness the Dalai Lama first...
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Categories: All Religion & Spirituality; Philosophy
Kindness, Clarity, and Insight
by H.H. the Dalai Lama
This beloved classic brings together in one volume all the major themes of the Dalai Lama’s teachings. Drawn from the lectures he gave during his first three visits to North America, the book covers the core subject matter of Tibetan Buddhism, as presented for the first time to an English-speaking audience. The chapters are arranged...
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Meditation on the Nature of Mind
by Dalai Lama
"We all have the same human mind - each and every one of us has the same potential. Our surroundings and so forth are important, but the nature of mind itself is more important... To live a happy and joyful life, we must take care of our minds." - His Holiness the Dalai Lama At the heart of this book is The Wish-Fulfilling Jewel of...
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An Open Heart: Practicing Compassion in Everyday Life
by The Dalai Lama
An introduction to the core of Buddhism by its greatest teacher, "An Open Heart" is the successor to the bestselling "The Art of Happiness", the Dalai Lama's clear and simple guide to finding compassion and happiness. 25 photos. (World Religions)
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The Essence of Happiness
by Dalai Lama
The essence of the iconic book The Art of Happiness distilled into a beautiful new format.  Don't miss the Dalai Lama's newest,  The Book of Joy. The Dalai Lama inspired millions around the world with his wisdom and compassion in The Art of Happiness . Now, in The Essence of Happiness, moving insights from His Holiness are...
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How to See Yourself As You Really Are
by The Dalai Lama His Holiness, Jeffrey Hopkins Ph.D.
Like the two wings of a bird, love and insight work cooperatively to bring about enlightenment, says a fundamental Buddhist teaching. According to His Holiness the Dalai Lama, we each possess the ability to achieve happiness and a meaningful life, but the key to realizing that goal is self-knowledge. In How to See Yourself As You Really...
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My Land and My People: The Original Autobiography of His Holiness the Dalai Lama of Tibet
by The Dalai Lama
Schooled behind ancient palace walls to become the leader of Tibet, the Dalai Lama has become a spiritual leader to the world and a leading civil rights advocate. My Land and My People tells the story of his life.
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How to Expand Love: Widening the Circle of Loving Relationships
by His Holiness the Dalai Lama, Ph.D. Hopkins Jeffrey
In our quest for true happiness and fulfillment during the course of our lives, nothing is more essential than giving and receiving love. But how well do we understand love's extraordinarily transformative powers? Can we really cultivate and appreciate its priceless gifts? In How to Expand Love, His Holiness the Dalai Lama, winner of...
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Live in a Better Way: Reflections on Truth, Love, and Happiness (Compass)
by Dalai Lama
Imbued with a friendly tone and pithy wisdom, this handsome handbook to approaching life "in a better way" includes six of His Holiness The Dalai Lama 's most accessible and inspirational public lectures. Following each talk are the original question-and-answer sessions in which His Holiness opens himself up to his listeners and-now-to...
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Becoming Enlightened
by The Dalai Lama His Holiness, Jeffrey Hopkins Ph.D.
In Becoming Enlightened , His Holiness the Dalai Lama powerfully explores the foundation of Buddhism, laying out an accessible and practical approach to age-old questions: How can we live free from suffering? How can we achieve lasting happiness and peace? Drawing from traditional Buddhist meditative practices as well as penetrating...
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The Leader's Way: The Art of Making the Right Decisions in Our Careers, Our Companies, and the World at Large
by Laurens Van Den Muyzenberg
Born out of a decade of discussion between His Holiness the Dalai Lama and international management consultant Laurens van den Muyzenberg, The Leader’s Way is the unique meeting of two worlds: the global business landscape and Buddhism. At first sight, these seem to be an unlikely pairing. After a closer look, however, the best...
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Toward a True Kinship of Faiths: How the World's Religions Can Come Together
by Dalai Lama
‌No country, no culture, no person today is untouched by what happens in the rest of the world.  Technological innovation, environmental degradation, economic gain & loss, nuclear weapons, instant communication have all created unprecedented familiarity among the world’s many cultures. With this historic development, the Dalai Lama...
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Opening the Eye of New Awareness
by His Holiness the Dalai Lama
Opening the Eye of New Awareness is a succinct, thorough overview of the doctrines of Buddhism as they have been practiced for a thousand years in Tibet. The Dalai Lama here discusses the need for religious practice and the importance of kindness and compassion. Originally written for Tibetan lay people, this was the Dalai Lama's first...
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From Here to Enlightenment: An Introduction to Tsong-kha-pa's Classic Text The Great Treatise on the Stages of the Path...
by H.H. the Dalai Lama
When the Dalai Lama was forced to go into exile in 1959, he could take only a few items with him. Among these cherished belongings was his copy of Tsong-kha-pa’s classic text The Great Treatise on the Stages of the Path to Enlightenment . This text distills all of the essential points of Tibetan Buddhism, clearly unfolding the entire...
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The Four Noble Truths
by His Holiness the Dalai Lama
This book contains the essential guide to some of the central Buddhist teachings based on the recent UK lectures by his holiness. This volume includes:- ‘The Four Noble truths’, one of the most central tenets of Tibetan Buddhism. The need to balance spiritual and material values. ‘Compassion, the Basis for Human Happiness’
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Healing Anger: The Power Of Patience From A Buddhist Perspective
by The Dalai Lama
All the world's major religions emphasize the importance of the practice of love, compassion, and tolerance. This is particularly true in the Buddhist traditions, which unanimously state that compassion and love are the foundation of all paths of practice. To cultivate the potential for compassion and love inherent within us, it is...
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The Path To Bliss: A Practical Guide To Stages Of Meditation
by Dalai Lama
Clear, eloquent, simple, and profound, His Holiness's teachings are easily accessible to beginning practitioners yet richly nourishing to those more advanced in practice. In The Path to Bliss , the Dalai Lama shows how visualization, reason, and contemplation can be systematically crafted to enhance personal development. Beginning with...
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The Meaning of Life: Buddhist Perspectives on Cause and Effect
by His Holiness the Dalai Lamai
Using the traditional Buddhist allegorical image of the Wheel of Life and the teaching of the twelve links of dependent origination, the Dalai Lama deftly illustrates how our existence, though fleeting and often full of woes, brims with the potential for peace and happiness. We can realize that potential by cultivating a wise...
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The Dalai Lama's Book of Awakening
by His Holiness the Dalai Lama
A little book for those in search of words to calm and inspire. In this mini ebook His Holiness the Dalai Lama teaches us how to deal with suffering. The Dalai Lama's Book of Awakening contains His Holiness thoughts on The Four Noble Truths – the very foundation of Buddhist teaching. The Four Noble Truths – the truth of suffering...
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Der mittlere Weg: Glaube und Vernunft in Harmonie (German Edition)
by Dalai Lama
Das philosophische Manifest des Dalai Lama In der ihm eigenen Klarheit stellt der Dalai Lama die Grundlagen seines Denkens auf eine Weise dar, die es auch philosophisch ungeübten Lesern erlaubt, diese hochkomplexe Lehre geistig zu durchdringen und praktisch umzusetzen. In seinem neuen Grundlagenwerk erläutert der Dalai Lama die...
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Lighting The Way
by Dalai Lama
This concise and extremely accessible presentation of the path of Tibetan Buddhism by the world's best-known Buddhist teacher shows how to apply Buddhist principles in our lives. Lighting the Way contains three fundamental Buddhist teachings given by the Dalai Lama to Western students. His Holiness often refers to this short work as...
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Worlds in Harmony: Compassionate Action for a Better World
by The Dalai Lama
This is the ebook version of Worlds in Harmony>. In Worlds in Harmony , the Dalai Lama explores the nature of suffering and its release through compassionate action. The book focuses on the understanding that a deep awareness of our shared desire to avoid pain leads to an awareness of our responsibility to relieve others of suffering....
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Das Buch der Menschlichkeit: Eine neue Ethik für unsere Zeit (Sachbuch. Bastei Lübbe Taschenbücher) (German Edition)
by Dalai Lama
Wer wäre berufener als der Dalai Lama, "eine der faszinierendsten Gestalten des 20. Jahrhunderts", uns zu Beginn des neuen Jahrtausends Perspektiven für ein erfülltes Leben aufzuzeigen? Denn trotz des Wohlstands sind viele Menschen gerade in der westlichen Welt mit ihrem Leben unzufrieden, suchen eine neue innere Ruhe, die mit Konsum...
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Freiheit für Tibet: Botschaft für Menschlichkeit und Toleranz (German Edition)
by Dalai Lama
Die Welt blickt auf Tibet. Bilder von Demonstrationen in Lhasa, weinenden Mönchen und Massenverhaftungen bewegen die Weltöffentlichkeit. Dem Dalai Lama, Oberhaupt der Tibeter, kommt eine Schlüsselrolle in dem Konflikt mit China zu. Seine politische Grundposition lautet: Es kann nur eine friedliche und vertrauensvolle Koexistenz geben...
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The Dalai Lama's Book of Wisdom
by Dalai Lama
A little book for those in search of words to calm and inspire. In this gift book His Holiness the Dalai Lama imparts his message: the importance of love, compassion and forgiveness. His Holiness the Dalai Lama describes how to bring wisdom and compassion into our busy, stressful everyday lives. A beautiful selection of words from His...
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The Art of Happiness, 10th Anniversary Edition: A Handbook for Living
by Dalai Lama
An updated edition of a beloved classic, the original book on happiness, with new material from His Holiness the Dalai Lama and Dr. Howard Cutler. Don't miss the Dalai Lama's newest, The Book of Joy, named one of Oprah's Favorite Things.  Nearly every time you see him, he's laughing, or at least smiling. And he makes everyone else...
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Buddhism: One Teacher, Many Traditions
by Dalai Lama
Explore the common ground underlying the diverse expressions of the Buddha's teachings with two of Tibetan Buddhism's bestselling authors. Buddhism is practiced by hundreds of millions of people worldwide, from Tibetan caves to Tokyo temples to redwood retreats. To an outside viewer, it might be hard to see what they all have in common....
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Ethics for the New Millennium
by Dalai Lama
Don't miss His Holiness the Dalai Lama's classic book, The Art of Happiness, or his newest, The Book of Joy,  named one of Oprah's Favorite Things.  In a difficult, uncertain time, it takes a person of great courage, such as the Dalai Lama, to give us hope. Regardless of the violence and cynicism we see on television and read...
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Emotional Awareness: Overcoming the Obstacles to Psychological Balance and Compassion
by Dalai Lama
Two leading thinkers engage in a landmark conversation about human emotions and the pursuit of psychological fulfillment At their first meeting, a remarkable bond was sparked between His Holiness the Dalai Lama, one of the world's most revered spiritual leaders, and the psychologist Paul Ekman, whose groundbreaking work helped to...
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The Universe in a Single Atom: The Convergence of Science and Spirituality
by Dalai Lama
Gallileo, Copernicus, Newton, Niels Bohr, Einstein. Their insights shook our perception of who we are and where we stand in the world and in their wake have left an uneasy co-existence: science vs. religion, faith vs. empirical enquiry. Which is the keeper of truth? Which is the true path to understanding reality? After forty years of...
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The Art of Happiness in a Troubled World (Art of Happiness Book)
by Dalai Lama
Blending common sense and modern psychiatry, The Art of Happiness in a Troubled World applies Buddhist tradition to twenty-first-century struggles in a relevant way. The result is a wise approach to dealing with human problems that is both optimistic and realistic, even in the most challenging times. How can we expect to find...
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My Spiritual Journey
by Dalai Lama
In this elegant self-portrait, the world’s most outspoken and influential spiritual leader recounts his epic and engaging life story. The Dalai Lama’s most accessible and intimate book, My Spiritual Journey is an excellent introduction to the larger-than-life leader of Tibetan Buddhism—perfect for anyone curious about Eastern...
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Kalachakra Tantra: Rite of Initiation
by Dalai Lama
Associated with the promotion of world peace, the Kalachakra - or "Wheel of Time" - tantra is one of the most detailed and encompassing systems of theory and practice within Tibetan Buddhism. This book contains a complete translation of the Kalachakra initiation ritual as it was conferred by His Holiness the Dalai Lama in Washington DC...
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For the Benefit of All Beings: A Commentary on the Way of the Bodhisattva (Shambhala Classics)
by H.H. the Fourteenth Dalai Lama
The fourteenth Dalai Lama, a living embodiment of the bodhisattva ideal, presents detailed practical guidance based on sections of The Way of the Bodhisattva by Shantideva, the best-known text of Mahayana Buddhism. The Dalai Lama explains this classic and beloved work, showing how anyone can develop a truly "good heart" and the...
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The Dalai Lama's Big Book of Happiness: How to Live in Freedom, Compassion, and Love
by Dalai Lama
Everyone wants to be happy. Here in this profound volume is a road map for discovering a life filled with happiness, joy, and a sense of purpose. The Dalai Lama’s basic premise is that each of us is responsible for our own health and happiness and for the health of society. He further asserts that health and happiness are within our...
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Rückkehr zur Menschlichkeit: Neue Werte in einer globalisierten Welt (German Edition)
by Dalai Lama
Bevölkerungswachstum, Klimawandel, Terrorismus, Finanzkrise - wir sind weit davon entfernt, glücklich zu sein. Die Weltgemeinschaft steht vor enormen Problemen, und obwohl wir näher zusammengerückt sind als jemals zuvor, scheinen wir sie nicht meistern zu können. Denn erst wenn ein neues Wertesystem gefunden ist, auf das sich alle...
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The Book of Joy: Lasting Happiness in a Changing World
by Dalai Lama, Desmond Tutu
An instant New York Times bestseller Two spiritual giants. Five days. One timeless question.   Nobel Peace Prize Laureates His Holiness the Dalai Lama and Archbishop Desmond Tutu have survived more than fifty years of exile and the soul-crushing violence of oppression. Despite their hardships—or, as they would say, because of...
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The Wheel of Life: Buddhist Perspectives on Cause and Effect
by Dalai Lama
Using the traditional Buddhist allegorical image of the Wheel of Life and the teaching of the twelve links of dependent origination, the Dalai Lama deftly illustrates how our existence, though fleeting and often full of woes, brims with the potential for peace and happiness. We can realize that potential by cultivating a wise...
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Approaching the Buddhist Path (The Library of Wisdom and Compassion Book 1)
by Dalai Lama, Chodron Thubten
The first volume in a multi-volume collection presenting the Dalai Lama’s comprehensive explanation of the Buddhist path. His Holiness the Dalai Lama has been publicly teaching Buddhism for decades. This series collects his presentations of every step of the path to enlightenment, compiled and coauthored by one of his chief...
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Categories: All Religion & Spirituality
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