|Book Name:||A Different Face and other Tales|
|Author Name:||D.S. kansakar Hilker|
|Book Name:||Murdered and Dead for Good: A Mother's quest to find a Serial Killer and Healing|
|Author Name:||Jane Lillian Vance, Gil Harrington|
The phone rang that bright October morning:"hello, this is Charlottesville Police Department calling. We've found your daughter's purse on the ground..." For exactly 100 nights, Gil Harrington and her family stumbled, agonized, and learned to function in the uncharted hell of the Missing. Twenty-year old beautiful college co-ed Morgan Harrington. chock-a-block full of potential and promise, had gone to a concert and vanished. This is the story of a devastated mother crawling out of blind grief to become…
|Book Name:||Shared Sacred Landscapes: Stories from Mount Kailas Tise and Kang Rinpoche|
|Author Name:||Kamla K. Kapur, Prawin Adhikari|
In this collection of folk stories from the Himalayas, retold and edited by renowned writers Kamla K. Kapur and Prawin Adhikari, the reader is taken on an enchanted journey through the shared sacred landscapes of India, Nepal and Tibet/China. From Magical flying horses and battles with mountain demons to the trials and tribulations of everyday people and pilgrims, the folk narratives offer a glimpse into the rich cultural tapestry of this unique landscape.
|Book Name:||Beyond the creeping light|
|Author Name:||Benjamin Linder|
"Benjamin's Poems say what several visiting creative scholars and poets earlier appear to have not been able to say[...] This is a unique Melange of crisis and ecstasy, anthropology and poetry and, above all, hope and continuity." -Dr. Abhi Subedi
|Book Name:||A Historical Survey of the Surkhet Valley|
|Author Name:||T B Harward|
|Book Name:||Kasthakala: The Art of Nepalese Wood Carving|
|Author Name:||Heinrich Meyer|
About the Book:
Beauty and elegance of sculptures and wooden works of art, some of them well over a thousand years old, the creativity and ingenuity of the wood artists in the design of varying objects and components, as well as the diversity of shapes and ornaments, characterize this book. It is a magnificent illustrated book with a lot of background information that is aimed at a broad readership, both, professionally interested in Nepalese art, as well as, art lovers,…
|Book Name:||Voices in the Dark: A Century of Classic Nepali short stories about Women|
|Author Name:||Ann Hunkins|
ANN HUNKINS is a writer's dream - she translates works from Nepali with the crisp diction of contemporary America, cutting to the heart of the story which may be set a century ago in a culture quite different from the ones we know. Her narrative force takes the reader on a journey through twentieth century Nepal through the streets of old Kathmandu, and through the troubled relationships between men and women from the Rana period to contemporary times. Herself a…
|Book Name:||Mountain Bound: Writings from the Himalaya|
|Author Name:||Lucia de Vries|
No other part of the world appeals to the adventurous and spiritual heart as much as the Himalaya.
A large body of literature has been produced by visitors who adopted the Himalaya as their (temporary) home. Their accounts stole the hearts of those who longed for new discoveries or for a mystical, harmonious place, far removed from the industrialized world.
This book presents the 19th and 20th century’s most inspiring Himalayan visitors and their accounts.
These captivating stories from ‘the…
|Book Name:||Nepal Needs Fire Trucks: How the worlds of Hollywood, Diplomacy and Adventure converged in the Himalayas for the greatest road trip of all time|
|Author Name:||Michael Kobold|
"A fascinating Project...truly great and novel." - Sir Ranulph Fiennes, Explorer
|Book Name:||Girls School Education in Nepal: A Conundrum|
|Author Name:||Subarna L. Malla Singh|
Th is study aims to ‘deepen a collective understanding of critical issues that plague girls’ education in Nepal’. It is meticulously researched, well-presented and thought provoking. The study finds that gender parity in education has not improved the trajectory of progression toward gender equity and equality.
|Book Name:||Buddhism,Culture and Society in Bhutan|
|Author Name:||Seiji Kumagai|
|Book Name:||Amitayus Tradition of Vajrayana Buddhism: Contemplative Text, Phenomenological Experience, and Epistemological Process|
|Author Name:||Bhikshuni Lozang Trinlae|
Pad-ma dKar-po's Amitayus Tradition opens fresh ground by applying phenomenological research methods to discern transformative aspects of contemplative experience using emic reports elicited directly from contemporary practitioners from the Drukpa tradition of Vajrayana Buddhism. After a thorough historical introduction and analytical presentation of the practice text Tshe dpag med zhi ba lha mangs kyi cho ga 'chi med 'dod pa'i re skong nag 'gros su bkod pa bzhugs so (Ritual of the abundant peaceful deities…
|Book Name:||Des Francais Au Nepal: Un Document Abrupt Irritant Et Polisson|
|Author Name:||Henri Sigayret|
Des Francais Au Nepal: Un Document Abrupt Irritant Et Polisson by Henri Sigayret
|Book Name:||The Lawudo Lama|
|Author Name:||Jamyang Wangmo|
In the land of Nepal famous Sherpa guides, the Lawudo Lama, Kunzang Yeshe (1865-1946) was a beacon of inspiration due to his spiritual attainments. His life provides fascinating insights into the culture of the people who live in the shadow of the world highest mountain.His reincarnation, Lama Thubten Zopa Rinpoche, is now well known as a Buddhist teacher in the West and as the spiritual director of the Foundation for the Preservation of the Mahayana Tradition (FPMT).
|Book Name:||Italiano-Nepali Dictionary|
|Author Name:||Edvige Dell Ambrogio Lafranchi|
â€“ PiÃ¹ di 6000 voci e oltre un centinaio di espressioni, tradotte in nepali, lingua parlata da piÃ¹ di 20 milioni di persone. â€“ Una guida semplice alla pronuncia e una breve introduzione allâ€™alfabeto nepalese.
|Book Name:||The Oral Tradition From Zhang-Zhung|
|Author Name:||John Myrdhin Reynolds|
A great compilation of ancient Dzogchen teachings, transmitted by the master Tapihritsa and here beautifully translated along with hagiographies of ancient masters and explanations of the preliminary ngondro practices of this Bon presentation of the tradition. Invaluable material on the practice of this formerly secret oral tradition concerning the unconditioned state of being.
|Book Name:||Eye of the Storm|
|Author Name:||Keith Dowman|
(Foreword by Bhakha Tulku Pema Rigdzin) The five texts translated from Tibetan into English in this book are considered the first transmission of Dzogchen Ati to Tibet (Snga gyur lnga). They constitute the root and essence of Dzogchen in Tibet -- basic, raw Dzogchen precepts, appropriately styled radical Dzogchen. This is the special, extraordinary teaching of our Nyingma lineage. The great masters have all attained realization through Dzogchen, contemporary masters all owe their status to Dzogchen, and any attainment in…
|Book Name:||Old Man Basking in the Sun|
|Author Name:||Keith Dowman|
Dzogchen is the apotheosis of Tibetan Buddhism and Longchenpa is the pre-eminent master of Dzogchen and one of Tibet greatest mystical poets. The verses of his Treasury of Natural Perfection (Gnas lugs mdzod) written in the fourteenth century encompass and epitomize the radical precepts of Dzogchen while his auto-commentary elaborates their meaning through a concise prose paraphrase and with illustrative quotations from the Collection of Tantras of the Ancients (Rnying ma rgyud bum).
|Book Name:||Zhang Zhung Bon Traditional Arts|
|Author Name:||Gyaltsen Pugyalwa|
Zhang Zhung Bon Traditional Arts
|Book Name:||Buddha Heart Parenting- Enich your family with Buddhist Wisdom and compassion-r|
|Author Name:||Dr CLClaridge|
This book represents one of the finest guidesfor bringingBuddhism into our life at a practicallevel.Buddha Heart Parenting-offersthe reader deep insights into howto integrate Buddhist philosophywith contemporary psychology toarrive at a method of parenting thatis both effective and enables familymembers to realise their trueBuddha nature.The emphasis is on skills and strategies that combine compassion and wisdom to make all our interactions with our children supportive and joyous.