Winter 2015 Catalog
Click here to browse the latest Wisdom catalog--inside you’ll find new books from the Dalai Lama and Ajahn Brahm, plus new titles on Zen, Mahamudra, our latest kids’ books, and much more.
Know Where You’re Going
Experience a complete meditation course with one of the West’s most renowned Buddhist teachers, and find the support and guidance to grow and live a wholehearted spiritual life.
His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama
Browse our collection of the Dalai Lama’s wise and compassionate teachings and philosophical commentaries.
How to Meditate
“Jewels of wisdom and practical experience to inspire you.”
A New Buddhist Path
Engage with a new vision of Buddhism and the modern world with bestselling author David Loy.
1. First, we must realize that it’s not the events and conditions in our life that make us happy or unhappy but rather how we relate to them...read more »
1. First, we must realize that it’s not the events and conditions...read more »
New and Featured Releases
Engage with a new vision of Buddhism and the modern world with the bestselling author of Money Sex War Karma: Notes for a Buddhist Revolution.
Leading voices of Buddhism discuss issues and ideas important to Buddhists in the twenty-first century.
“What does liberation mean when I have incarnated in a particular body, with a particular shape, color, and sex?”
Learn the ropes of a cultivating a resilient and warm heart, even in the face of great difficulty, from one of the most beloved of the last generation of lamas trained in pre-invasion Tibet.
With this guide, find—and keep—true happiness by discovering and practicing Buddhism’s ten virtues.
Enter into the presence of a wise Buddhist master through this modern distillation of a spiritual classic.
Experience a complete meditation course with one of the West’s most renowned Buddhist teachers.
Navigate a forgotten classic poem and enrich your practice with famed Zen master Sekkei Harada.
“Every few years, if you’re lucky, a book comes along that changes your life. Zen Encounters with Loneliness is one of those books.”—Satya Robyn, author of Afterwards
Cuddle up with this playful, warm tale of discovery and winter wonder that will introduce mindfulness and delight your children.
“This book will reward those who study it carefully with a deep and wide understanding of the way these traditions have mapped their respective visions of the path to enlightenment.”—Bhikkhu Bodhi, translator of In the Buddha’s Words
“A lucid explanation of Buddhist tantra... a classic.”—Phillip Glass, composer, from the foreword
“A masterpiece.”—Jon Kabat-Zinn
This landmark collection is the definitive introduction to the Buddha’s teachings—in his own words.
What is meditation? Why practice it? Which techniques are best? How do I do it? The answers to these often-asked questions are contained in this down-to-earth book, making it of enormous value for anyone who wishes to begin and maintain a meditation practice.