Books published by Wisdom Publications

Tales for Transforming Adversity

Wisdom Publications | September 19, 2017 | 192 pages
The foremost Tibetan lama of a new wave of Tibetan Buddhism spreading across China shares accessible advice for working with adversity and living a spiritual life. Tales for Transforming Adversity is a translation of a bestselling work in Chinese, a popular expression of Buddhism that has sold tens... More Info
$26.95

Zen Master Raven

Wisdom Publications | August 22, 2017 | 224 pages
A uniquely playful and incisive illustrated collection of Zen teaching stories from one of America’s best-known and most-respected Zen masters. A Modern Classic In the tradition of the great koan collections and the extensive records of ancient masters, Robert Aitken—one of America’s... More Info
$46.95

The Life of My Teacher

Wisdom Publications | July 11, 2017 | 472 pages
The Dalai Lama recounts the life of his mentor in the traditional Tibetan style in this richly illustrated volume. The Sixth Ling Rinpoché (1903–83) was a towering figure in Tibetan Buddhism. Combining great learning with great humility, he was ordained by the Thirteenth Dalai Lama and went on... More Info

The Grace in Living

Wisdom Publications | November 1, 2016 | 296 pages
Bestselling author Kathleen Dowling Singh (The Grace in Dying) presents an opportunity to view and reflect upon our lives in a new way—as an already unfolding awakening. Kathleen Dowling Singh invites us to enter into an awakened relationship with our lives by exploring our own spiritual... More Info

Jaya's Golden Necklace

Wisdom Publications | October 20, 2015 | 40 pages
An enjoyable tale that introduces young readers to an important ancient empire. While on a very important mission from the King, young Jaya encounters the gods Shiva, Inanna, and Hercules. Leaping from gold coins on her mother's golden necklace, they help Jaya achieve her goal and discover... More Info

The Middle Way

Wisdom Publications (MA) | April 15, 2014 | 200 pages
A succinct, excellent presentation of Buddhist wisdom from the traditions most beloved teacher. In this luminous presentation, the Dalai Lama lays out the Middle Way—“the way of the intelligent person” who approaches all matters, including matters of faith and devotion, with the highest... More Info

The Four Foundations of Mindfulness in Plain English

Wisdom Publications | August 14, 2012 | 179 pages
In simple and straightforward language, Bhante Gunaratana shares what the Buddha said about mindfulness in his instructional talks and how we can use these principles to improve our daily lives, deepen our mindfulness, and move closer to our spiritual goals. While this book is based on a classic... More Info