“Short Path to Enlightenment: Instructions for Immediate Awakening” by Paul Brunton

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“Paul Brunton gives voice to the profound teachings of immediate spiritual awakening that have the power to short circuit the seeker in us and reveal the true nature of reality here and now.” —Adyashanti People who enjoy Eckhart Tolle (The Power of Now, A New Earth), Michael A. Singer (The Untethered Soul), or Adyashanti (Emptiness… Read more »

“Light Comes Through: Buddhist Teachings on Awakening to Our Natural Intelligence” by Dzigar Kongtrul Rinpoche

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Buddhahood, says Dzigar Kongtrül, is nothing but an unobstructed experience of the nature of mind, boundlessly spacious and limitlessly compassionate. The trick is that in order to see the mind accurately, we must use the particular aspect of mind he calls natural intelligence. Natural intelligence enables us to discriminate between what helps or hinders us…. Read more »

“Know Where You’re Going: A Complete Buddhist Guide to Meditation, Faith, and Everyday Transcendence” by Ayya Khema

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Experience a complete meditation course with one of the West’s most renowned Buddhist teachers. Know Where You’re Going provides a full course of instruction in Buddhist meditation and reflection, and contains a wealth of exercises and advice to help the reader grow. As we put these teachings into practice over time, we learn to see… Read more »

“Tilopa’s Mahamudra Upadesha” by Sangyes Nyenpa

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All lineages of Mahamudra meditation have their source in a verse teaching–a “song of realization”–sung by the Mahasiddha Tilopa to his disciple Naropa on the banks of the Ganges River more than a thousand years ago. Since that time the meaning of the instructions has been passed directly from master to disciple in a continuous… Read more »