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This is a collection of writings, teachings, and biographical information of Sayagyi U Ba Khin, a teacher of Vipassana from Myanmar (Burma). It also contains a commentary by S.N. Goenka, who was a student and appointed teacher of U Ba Khin. The story of U Ba Khin and his teaching of the Dhamma is set.. read more →

THE ECSTASY OF SURRENDER: 12 Surprising Ways Letting Go Can Empower Your Life New York Times bestselling author and UCLA psychiatrist, Judith Orloff, M.D. has created a results-oriented book that shows readers how to thrive in our modern, task-heavy, constantly-wired lives. She considers this her most important book for compelling reasons. THE ECSTASY OF SURRENDER.. read more →

For centuries, Indians have held Rama to be the perfect man: unfailingly noble, utterly poised, fearless and strong, wise, compassionate and free from anger, a just ruler and an implacable foe of all wrongdoers. Countless others worship Rama as an avatar, a human incarnation of Lord Vishnu born to vanquish the forces of evil and.. read more →

There is a basic human wisdom that can help solve the world’s problems. It doesn’t belong to any one culture or region or religious tradition—though it can be found in many of them throughout history. It’s what Chögyam Trungpa called the sacred path of the warrior. The sacred warrior conquers the world not through violence.. read more →

Who was this extraordinary individual with the spiritual signs of a buddha, the Sixteenth Karmapa, Holder of the Black Crown? Norma Levine has travelled to Tibet, India, Europe and North America to record the stories of this memorable man and the impact he had on the people who met him. This book gives us a.. read more →