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Holiday Gift Guide


If you want to give a truly meaningful gift this year, look no further! We’ve compiled the following gift guide for you, providing a rich selection of offerings to inspire the mind and encourage the heart. And when you buy from Wisdom, you support our nonprofit mission, as well as our authors. Thank you!

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Learn from His Holiness the Dalai Lama

Realizing the Profound View
His Holiness the Dalai Lama with Venberable Thubten Chodron
$39.95 | ebook $26.99

The Fourteenth Dalai Lama’s Stages of the Path, Vol. 1: Guidance for the Modern Practitioner
His Holiness the Dalai Lama
$54.95 | ebook $26.99

Science and Philosophy in the Indian Buddhist Classics, Volume 3: Philosophical Schools
His Holiness the Dalai Lama
$29.95 | ebook $19.99

Searching for the Self
His Holiness the Dalai Lama with Venberable Thubten Chodron
$29.95 | ebook $19.99

The Extraordinary Life of His Holiness the Fourteenth Dalai Lama – Tibetan Edition
Narrated by His Holiness the Dalai Lama, Text and Art by Rima Fujita
$23.95 | ebook $15.99

Mind in Comfort and Ease
His Holiness the Dalai Lama
$24.95 | ebook $18.99

Science and Philosophy in the Indian Buddhist Classics, Vol. 1: The Physical World
By His Holiness the Dalai Lama, Ian Coghlan, Edited by Thupten Jinpa
$29.95 | ebook $17.99

Sleeping, Dreaming, and Dying
By His Holiness the Dalai Lama, Edited and Narrated by Francesco J. Varela
$19.95 | ebook $14.99

Meditation on the Nature of Mind
By His Holiness the Dalai Lama, Khöntön Peljor Lhündrub, and José I. Cabezón
$16.95 | ebook $12.99

Illuminating the Mind
Join His Holiness the Dalai Lama in an exploration of the nature of mind with leading researchers, philosophers, and Buddhist scholars.

✨Wisdom Staff Picks✨


Zen Echoes
Beata Grant
$16.95 | Ebook $11.99

Sera Monastery
José I. Cabezón and Penpa Dorjee
$52.95 | ebook $34.57

Like A Waking Dream
Geshe Lhundub Sopa with Paul Donnelly
$24.95 | Ebook $16.99

Vast As The Heavens, Deep As The Sea
Khunu Rinpoche
$16.95 | Ebook $12.99

Digital Dharma: Recovering Wisdom
Dafna Zahavi Yachin and Arthur M. Fischman in collaboration with The Buddhist Digital Resource Center
$75.00 | ebook $50.99

Who Ordered This Truckload Of Dung?
Ajahn Brahm
$16.95 | Ebook $12.35

Renowned insight meditation teacher Guy Armstrong explores the teachings on emptiness and their application in our lives in a way that makes them practical and accessible.
Guy Armstromg

All-Access Membership
Our All-Access members enjoy the largest range of content available to any of our members, including access to the entire Wisdom Experience course catalog, which includes over thirty of the courses offered by Wisdom Academy, and books from hundreds of teachers and authors.

Beloved Translations

Stages of the Path and the Oral Transmission 
Translated by Thupten Jinpa
$89.95 | ebook $60.99

Dōgen’s Shōbōgenzō Zuimonki
Eihei Dōgen
Translated by Shohaku Okumura
$49.95 | ebook $33.99

The Preliminary and Main Practices of the Sakya Lamdré Tradition
Ngorchen Könchok Lhundrup
Translated by Cyrus Stearns

Freedom Through Correct Knowing
Translation and commentary by the Sera Jey Monastic University Translation Department, edited by Geshe Namdak and Tenzin Legtsok
$34.95 | ebook $26.99

Ornament of Dakpo Kagyü Thought
Rangjung Dorjé Mendong Tsampa Rinpoché
Translated by Sarah Harding
$16.95 | ebook $12.99

The Connected Discourses of the Buddha
Translated by Bhikkhu Bodhi
$85.95 | $59.99

✨The Illustrated Lotus Sutra
Translated by Gene Reeves
Illustrations by Demi

A History of Buddhism in India and Tibet
Translated by Dan Martin
$97.95 | ebook $66.99

Dudjom Lingpa’s Visions of the Great Perfection
Translated by B. Alan Wallace


Wisdom Academy’s Online Courses

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Alan Wallace Dzogchen Courses

Introduction to Dzogchen
In this popular Wisdom Academy online course, join renowned translator, Buddhist practitioner, and author B. Alan Wallace as he relays his immense knowledge of Dzogchen through memorable and engaging teachings.
Lama Alan Wallace

Sutra and Tantra: The Profound and Miraculous
In this extraordinary course, Professor Robert Thurman explains Tsong Khapa’s essential points for understanding the union of relativity and voidness and the crucial instructions for the creation and perfection stages of Unexcelled Yoga Tantra.
Robert Thurman

Alejandro Chaoul - Tibetan Yoga Course - Buddhism online course

Tibetan Yoga
In this groundbreaking new Wisdom Academy course, Dr. Alejandro Chaoul illuminates the trul khor, or magical movements. Over the course of ten lessons, Dr. Chaoul guides you through a series of yogic postures and movements with exceptional detail and expertise, teaches you how to work with the anatomy of the subtle body, and shows you how to engage your breath to serve the practice of meditation and the cultivation of genuine well-being.
Dr. Alejandro Chaoul

Buddhist Philosophy in Depth
The rich philosophical fabric of Buddhist thought has evolved over two and a half millennia, within a variety of cultures, epochs, and geographies. Professor Jay Garfield takes us on an exciting in-depth journey throughout these Buddhist worlds, their texts, and the essential thinkers that have shaped Buddhist philosophy from the time of the historical Buddha.
Professor Jay Garfield
Part 1 – $247.00       Part 2 – $247.00     Part 3 – $247.00
Parts 1-3 $497.00

Manual of Insight
In this course led by respected insight meditation teachers Steve Armstrong and Kamala Masters, you’ll be introduced to the Manual of Insight by the renowned teacher and meditation master Mahāsi Sayadaw. Includes teachings on this foundational text, clear guidance in navigating essential topics, guided meditations, and more.
Steve Armstrong and Kamala Masters

Bearing the Unbearable
Grief expert and Zen priest Dr. Joanne Cacciatore knows first hand that when a loved one dies, the pain of loss can feel unbearable—especially in the case of a traumatizing death that leaves us shouting, “NO!” with every fiber of our body. In this course, Dr. Jo reveals how grief can open our hearts to connection, compassion, and the very essence of our shared humanity.
Dr. Joanne Cacciatore and Karla Helbert

Enrich Your Practice

The Source of Supreme Bliss
Translated by David Gonsalez
$49.95 | ebook $33.99

Liberation from Samsara
Kyabjé Dodrupchen Rinpoché
Translated by Tulku Thondup Rinpoche
$44.95 | ebook $29.99

The Bodhisattva Path from Ground to Fruition
H. H. Khöndung Ratna Vajra Rinpoche, the 42nd Sakya Trizin
$17.95 | ebook $12.99

The Power of Mantra
Lama Zopa Rinpoche
$34.95 | ebook $25.99

Vasubandhu’s “Three Natures”
Ben Connelly
$18.95 | ebook $13.99

Mahāmudrā: A Practical Guide
By His Eminence Zurmang Gharwang Rinpoche
$19.95 | ebook $12.99


Reading the Buddha’s Discourses in Pali
Bhikkhu Bodhi
$49.95 | ebook $39.99

Mastering Meditation
By His Eminence Chöden Rinpoché
$39.95 | ebook $19.99

The Heart of the Universe
Mu Soeng
$15.95 | ebook $11.99

The Varieties of Buddhist Meditation
Discover the theory and practice of the different styles of meditation as taught in India and Tibet with acclaimed scholar John Dunne. Contemplative practice plays a central role in all Buddhist traditions, and this course offers an accessible account of the varieties of core practices and their underlying theories.
John Dunne

Tibetan calligraphy online course Tashi Mannox

Tibetan Calligraphy
Enter the world of Tibetan calligraphy with Tashi Mannox, Dharma artist and one of the world’s foremost contemporary Tibetan calligraphers. In this course, Tashi will guide you through setting up and constructing each of the Tibetan letters in the popular Uchen script, including how to make and use the foundational grid that serves as the basis for each letter.
Tashi Mannox

Dharma for Everyone in Your Life

Beyond Distraction
Shaila Catherine
$18.95 | ebook $13.99

Calm Breath, Calm Mind
Geshe YongDong Losar
$15.95 | ebook $11.99

Daughters of the Buddha
Bhikkhu Anālayo
$34.95 | ebook $22.99

Digital Dharma
Dafna Zahavi Yachin and Arthur M. Fischman in collaboration with the Buddhist Digital Resource Center
$75.00 | ebook $50.99

Mind Sky
Jakusho Kwong-roshi
$18.94 | ebook $13.99

The Dharma of Poetry
John Brehm
$15.95 | 10.99

The Mindfulness in Plain English Collection
By Bhante Gunaratana

Veggiyana: The Dharma of Cooking
Sandra Garson
$19.95 | ebook $14.99

The Grace in Living
Kathleen Dowling Singh
$17.95 | $11.99

Buddhism: One Teacher, Many Traditions
In this course with Ven. Thubten Chodron, strengthen your knowledge and practice of Buddhism by understanding its varied traditions—how they came to be, what makes them different from each other, and what they have in common.
Vernerable Thubetn Chodron

Treasury of Buddhist Sciences

Buddhapālita’s commentary on Nāgārjuna’s Middle Way
Translated by Ian James Coghlan
$69.95 | ebook $35.99

The Cakrasamvara Tantra
Translated by David B. Gray
$59.95 | ebook $29.99

The Tārā Tantra
Translated by Susan A. Landesman
$69.95 | ebook $42.99

The Vajra Rosary Tantra
Translated by David Kittay
$79.95 | ebook $47.99

The Lamp for Integrating the Practices
Translated by Christian K. Wedemeyer
$69.95 | ebook $35.99

The Esoteric Community Tantra with The Illuminating Lamp
Translated by John R. B. Campbell and Robert A. F. Thurman
$69.95 | ebook $35.99

Crushing the Categories
Translated by Jan Westerhoff
$59.95 | ebook $29.99

Illumination Of The Hidden Meaning, Vol. 1
Translated by David B. Gray

Illumination Of The Hidden Meaning, Vol. 2
Translated by David B. Gray
$59.95 | ebook $29.99

Brilliantly Illuminating Lamp of the Five Stages
Translated by Robert A. F. Thurman
$69.95 | ebook $40.00


Dharma for the Littlest Readers

The Secret of the Sand Castles
$19.95 | ebook $12.99

Molly Coxe
$19.95 | ebook $12.99

No Ordinary Pizza
Sara Marlowe
Illustrated by Philip Pascuzzo
$17.95 | ebook $11.99


Peaceful Piggy’s Guide to Sickness and Death, Sadness and Love
Kerry lee MacLean
$19.95 | ebook $12.99

Ziji: The Puppy Who Learned to Meditate
Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche and Torey Hayden
$16.95 | ebook $11.99

Squabbling Squashes
By Carol Lingman and Shohaku Okumura
Illustrated by Minette Mangahas
$19.95 | ebook $14.99

See, Hear, Feel
Emmanuelle Giumelli
$17.95 | ebook $11.99

Taneesha Never Disparaging
M. Lavora Perry
$8.95 | ebook $8.95

Sitting Together
By Sumi Loundon Kim

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