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Luminous Lives: The Story of the Early Masters of the Lam 'bras Tradition in Tibet

By: Cyrus Stearns

Price: $34.95

Publisher: Boston, USA, Wisdom Publications: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018809

ISBN: 0861713079

Condition: Brand New


Printed Pages: 319. View more info

The Buddha from Dolpo: A Study of the Life and Thought of the Tibetan Master

By: Cyrus Stearns

Price: $8.75

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 029494

ISBN: 8120819365

Condition: New


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Taking the Result as the Path: Core Teachings of the Sakya Lamdre Tradition

By: Cyrus Stearns (translator); Foreword By His Holiness Sakya Trizin

Price: $59.95

Publisher: Boston, USA, Wisdom Publications: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027191

ISBN: 0861714431

Condition: Brand New


The tradition known as the Path with the Result, or Lamdré‚ is the most important tantric system of theory and meditation practice in the Sakya school of Tibetan Buddhism. This volume contains an unprecedented compilation of eleven vital works from different periods in the history of the Path with the Result in India and Tibet, including the Vajra Lines of the great Indian adept Virupa (ca. seventh-eighth centuries), the basic text of the tradition. The collection also includes six writings by Jamyang Khyentsé Wangchuk (1524-68) and an instruction manual composed by the Fifth Dalai Lama (1... View more info

Portraits of the Masters: Bronze Sculptures of the Tibetan Buddhist Lineages

By: Donald Dinwiddle, Contributing authors: Heather Stoddard, Donald Dinwiddie, Ramon Prats, Peter Alan Roberts, Cyrus Stearns and Tenzin Dechen Rochard

Price: $145.00

Publisher: Chicago, USA, Serindia Publications: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000513

ISBN: 1932476008

Condition: New


Tibetan Vajrayana Buddhism is rapidly becoming a part of our cultural landscape, an element of human civilisation with its own universal appeal. Nevertheless public awareness remains limited concerning the great teachers and visionaries who over fourteen centuries formulated and expounded the system of thought which in the 21st century seems the most contemporary of the world religions. And yet there is a rich written tradition dating back at least 800 years documenting their lives and teachings, and an even more ancient tradition of portraiture in sculpture and painting which strove to captur... View more info