Books on Buddhism and meditation

Books on Buddhism and meditation


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Free eBook Modern Buddhism

ModernBuddhism_3x3This eBook Modern Buddhism – The Path of Compassion and Wisdom, in three volumes, is being distributed freely at the request of the author Geshe Kelsang Gyatso. The author says: “Through reading and practicing the instructions given in this book, people can solve their daily problems and maintain a happy mind all the time.” So that these benefits can pervade the whole world, Geshe Kelsang wishes to give this eBook freely to everyone. Click here to download.


Our Bookstore & Meditation Shop

Bookstore_3x3Our Bookstore & Meditation Shop provides a selection of inspiring Buddhist books published by Tharpa Publications and written by Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso, and also a selection of Buddhist statues, meditation cushions, guided meditation CDs and gift items.
Tharpa also produces audio CDs & mp3s, Buddhist art, and booklets for prayer and meditation.
All profits are dedicated to the International Temples Project (ITP)


About our Books: Tharpa Publications
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ModernBuddismGroup_3x3At Joyful Land Buddhist Centre, we carry a remarkable series of authoritative books by Tharpa Publications, that represents the most complete and integrated presentation of the Buddhist path to enlightenment available in any Western language. Originally written in English they are currently being translated into many of the world’s major languages. Tharpa Publications is the publishing company for the New Kadampa Tradition – International Kadampa Buddhist Union (NKT-IKBU), and the exclusive publisher of books by Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso.


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Through the kindness of our founder Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche, Modern Buddhism is a free downloadable e-book.

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