Kadampa Buddhism

The official site of the New Kadampa Tradition -
International Kadampa Buddhist Union
Founder: Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso

Books on Buddhism and Meditation

In this section you can browse and buy books on Buddhism and meditation by the renowned author and Meditation Teacher Geshe Kelsang Gyatso.

All Geshe Kelsang’s books are published by NKT’s publishing company, Tharpa Publications

“One of the most concise presentations of the Buddhist path in any Western language.” – BBC

This remarkable series of authoritative books represents the most complete and integrated presentation of the Buddhist path to enlightenment available in any western language.

Originally written in English they are currently being translated into many of the world’s major languages.

Here you will find books on:

Use the menu to browse the books.

Books

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How to Meditate
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