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    • What Makes You Not a Buddhist

    • By: Dzongsar Jamyang Khyentse
    • Narrated by: Tom Pile
    • Length: 4 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 551
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 483
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 482

    Tibetan Buddhist master Dzongsar Jamyang Khyentse, one of the most creative and innovative lamas teaching today, throws down the gauntlet to the Buddhist world, challenging common misconceptions, stereotypes, and fantasies. With wit and irony, Khysentse urges readers to move beyond the superficial trappings of Buddhism - beyond the romance with beads, incense, or exotic robes - straight to the heart of what the Buddha taught.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Buddhism with a bite.

    • By Relatable1 on 01-30-15

    Regular price: $2.99

    • The Guru Drinks Bourbon?

    • By: Amira Ben-Yehuda, Dzongsar Jamyang Khyentse
    • Narrated by: Tom Pile
    • Length: 8 hrs and 23 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 51
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 44
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      5 out of 5 stars 45

    Devotion to one's teacher is the lifeblood of the Vajrayana path. Because the guru can and will use whatever means it takes to wake us up, this relationship may require us to drop our most deeply held beliefs and expectations. Dzongsar Jamyang Khyentse addresses some of the most misunderstood aspects of this powerful relationship and gives practical advice on making the most of this precious opportunity for transformation.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Poor pronunciation of Tibetan & dharma terms

    • By Marzi on 04-21-18

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Not for Happiness

    • A Guide to the So-Called Preliminary Practices
    • By: Dzongsar Jamyang Khyentse
    • Narrated by: Edoardo Ballerini
    • Length: 6 hrs and 49 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 83
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 71
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 69

    Do you practise meditation because you want to feel good? Or to help you relax and be "happy"? Then frankly, according to Dzongsar Jamyang Khyentse, you are far better off having a full-body massage than trying to practise the Dharma. Genuine spiritual practice, not least the Ngndro preliminaries, will not bring the kind of comfort and ease most worldly people crave. Quite the opposite, in fact.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Exactly what was needed

    • By VL on 09-17-15

    Regular price: $19.95