You are here:Home > Practice Materials
Sort By:
1
Saraha's Instructions on Meditation
Saraha's Instructions on Meditation
List Price: $10.00
Our Price: $5.00

Saraha, one of the first practitioners of Mahamudra meditation, wrote this spiritual song (doha) which is found in a treasury of eight dohas on Mahamudra.  The commentary by Thrangu Rinpoche was given at Boudha, Nepal, in 2008.
Four Ordinary Foundations, Los Angeles, 2006 (MP3 CD)
Four Ordinary Foundations, Los Angeles, 2006 (MP3 CD)
List Price: $10.00
Our Price: $5.00

These teachings were given by Thrangu Rinpoche in 2006 in Los Angeles, California with David Karma Choephel translating. This teaching is on the Four Ordinary Foundations, or the Four Thoughts That Turn the Mind.
Teachings on the Phowa Practice, Vancouver, 2000 (MP3 CD)
Teachings on the Phowa Practice, Vancouver, 2000 (MP3 CD)
List Price: $10.00
Our Price: $5.00

Thrangu Rinpoche gave a detailed commentary on the Phowa practice in Vancouver, Canada in 2000 at Karma Thekchen Choling.  This teaching was translated by Michele Martin.
How to Recite the Mani Mantra
How to Recite the Mani Mantra
List Price: $7.00
Our Price: $2.50
You save $4.50!


A commentary on "The Song of the Mani Mantra" composed by Khenpo Gangshar Wangpo, as taught by Khenchen Thrangu Rinpoche. Translation of the teaching by Karma Choephel. "Song of the Mani Mantra" translated by Steve Gilbert.



Medicine Buddha Teachings
Medicine Buddha Teachings
List Price: $22.95
Our Price: $17.00
You save $5.95!

One of Thrangu Rinpoche's most popular publications is the Medicine Buddha Teachings.
This book presents more than just the medicine Buddha practice but includes many basic principles of tantric theory and practice in general.

Presented are the stages of practice of the Medicine Buddha Sadhana. Rinpoche elucidates the details of the practice: deities, the buddha realms, samayasattva and jnanasattva, the use of offerings, mudras, and the five aspects of intrinsic awareness.

Rinpoche then gives teachings on the Medicine Buddha Sutra by explaining the twelve aspirations, the benefits of reciting the Medicine Buddha's name, the meaning of deity, nature of the four maras. and the transcendence of obstacles. This book includes the actual practice in Tibetan script, transliteration, and the English.

"Khenchen Thrangu Rinpoche is among the wisest and most compassionate Buddhist masters alive today."— Pema Chödron


21 persons rated this text on Amazon and gave it a total of 4.9 stars out of a possible 5.0 star rating.

This Book has a list price of $22.95 but we are offering it for $17.00 (which is a 26% discount). For the month of October, 2018 we are also offering Free Shipping on this book.
Practice of Tranquillity and Insight
Practice of Tranquillity and Insight
List Price: $29.95
Our Price: $17.00
You save $12.95!

Khenchen Thrangu masterfully explains the unified system of meditation presented in Jamgon Kongtrul's Treasury of Knowledge by explaining what to do, what to avoid, and the stages of deepening meditation for beginning to advanced practitioners.
Teachings on the Practice of Meditation
Teachings on the Practice of Meditation
List Price: $18.95
Our Price: $15.00
You save $3.95!

Thrangu Rinpoche presents the important aspects of Buddhist meditation from the Vajrayana prepective--explaining motivation, posture, mental technique, consciousness and wisdom, generation and completion stages and Mahamudra.
Green Tara
Green Tara
List Price: $8.00
Our Price: $5.00
You save $3.00!

Tara is the most popular female deity in Tibet and there are actually 21 aspects to Tara. Green Tara is said to have arisen from the tears of Chenrezig. The Green Tara practice which is usually done early in the morning each of these 21 aspects are given. Green Tara is emerald green to represent abundance such as the growth in nature and her right hand is in the wish-granting mudra and the right hand blue upala flower. Unlike White Tara her right leg is extended to represents her willingness to arise and help others. This is a particularly beautiful print.
Karma Kagyu Lineage Tree (no labels)
Karma Kagyu Lineage Tree (no labels)
List Price: $8.00
Our Price: $5.25
You save $2.75!

The Kagyu lineage tree not only has the lineage masters down to the 16th Karmapa, but it also contains the important sacred sangha and yidams and protectors of the lineage and other important realized individuals such as Niguma, Khentse Wangpo, Machtig Ladron, Pagmo Drukpa and Dolpopa. This lineage tree is the one visualized in the preliminary refuge practice (ngondro practice).

In addition to a small 4 by 6 inch photo we have included a sheet with a short biographical (one or two lines) description of each of these lineage holders. If you want to see the names of each person on the lineage tree, you can go to the next lineage tree.
Karma Kagyu Lineage Tree with Lables
Karma Kagyu Lineage Tree with Lables
List Price: $8.00
Our Price: $5.50
Sale Price: $5.50
You save $2.50!

The Kagyu lineage tree not only has the lineage masters down to the 16th Karmapa, but it also contains the important sacred sangha and yidams and protectors of the lineage and other important realized individuals such as Niguma, Khentse Wangpo, Machtig Ladron, Pagmo Drukpa, and Dolpopa. This lineage tree is the one visualized in the preliminary refuge practice (ngondro practice).

This lineage tree has the names of the persons under each member in the tree.

In addition to a small 4 by 6 photo we have included a sheet with a short biographical (one or two line) description of each of these lineage holders.
Manjushri
Manjushri
List Price: $8.00
Our Price: $5.00
You save $3.00!

Manjushri is the embodiment of the wisdom of all the buddhas. He is golden in color and holds a flaming sword in this right hand and a lotus flower holding a book of the Prajnaparamita teachings on emptiness in his left hand. His sword cuts through all ignorance so that the true nature of phenomena can be realized. When Tibetan monks and other practitioners study they say the brief Manjushri prayer and recite his mantra which is DHIH DHIH DHIH repeatedly to gain clarity of their practice and study.
Medicine Buddha on Throne
Medicine Buddha on Throne
List Price: $8.00
Our Price: $5.00
You save $3.00!

Thrangu Rinpoche says that all deities are very similar in that they devote themselves to helping sentient beings. But beings have many different propensities and karma, so the deities manifest in different forms.
The Medicine Buddha looks similar to the Shakyamuni Buddha touching the ground, but he is the color of lapis lazuli. In his left hand in meditation mudra he a bowl of medicinal amrita and in his right hand he holds a medicinal (myrobalan) plant in the giving mudra. This photograph shows the Medicine Buddha alone on a lion's throne.

The following photo shows the entire Thangka with the Medicine Buddha and all his attendant Buddhas as described in the Medicine Buddha practice.
Vajrasattva
Vajrasattva
List Price: $8.00
Our Price: $5.00
You save $3.00!

Vajrasattva is most closely associated with purification of one's mind and past misdeeds. Vajrasattva practice is the second preliminary (ngondro) practice. Vajrasattva is white in color and holds a dorje in his right hand at his heart and an upside bell in his left hand resting in his left thigh.
White Tara
White Tara
List Price: $8.00
Our Price: $5.00
You save $3.00!

There are 21 versions of Tara who is the most important peaceful femine deity in Tibet. This Thangka is of White Tara who is associated with helping others and particularly in giving them a long life. Tara here is in the mudra of giving and holding a lotus in her right hand. She has eyes on the palms of here hands and feet and in her head showing that she is constantly looking on sentient beings to help them.

   
 
1