2018 Recommended Books

Most Recent:

Dispeller of Obstacles: The Heart Practice of Padmasambhava

translation. Erik Pema Kunsang, Rangjung Publications

The Smile of Sun and Moon

A Commentary on the Praise to the

Twenty One Taras

by Khenchen Palden Sherab Rinpoche

trans: Anna Ortova

pub. Sky Dancer


Tara’s Enlightened Activity

by Khenchen Palden Sherab

& Khenpo Tsewang Dongyal

pub. Snow Lion

Books that have been read thus far include:

A Guide to the Bodhisattva Way of Life
by Santideva: transl: Wallace:
publ: Snow Lion

Tantric Practice in Nying-Ma
by Khetsun Sangpo: transl: Hopkins
publ: Snow Lion

Heart Essence of the Vast Expanse
by Anne Carolyn Klein publ: Snow Lion

Words of My Perfect Teacher
by Patrul Rinpoche: transl: Padmakara Translation Group
publ: HarperCollins

A Marvelous Garland of Rare Gems by Nyoshul Khenpo
transl: Richard Barron (Chokyi Nyima)
publ: Padma Publishing

Along with other inspirational books on Padmasambhava, Yeshe Tsogyel, Longchen Rabjam and Jigme Lingpa