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Until We Reach Buddhahood – Volume Two

A series of Shurangama Sutra lectures that Master Sheng Yen provided deep, learned, and insightful commentary and placed them in the context of ordinary life for practitioners of Mahayana Buddhism.

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Until We Reach Buddhahood – Volume One

A series of Shurangama Sutra lectures that Master Sheng Yen provided deep, learned, and insightful commentary and placed them in the context of ordinary life for practitioners of Mahayana Buddhism.

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Tea Words – Volume Two

Tea Words is archived edition of Master Sheng Yen’s early teachings in the West. It contains 50 selected articles published in two volumes. It speaks of the attitude one should have to practice Chan correctly.

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Tea Words – Volume One

Tea Words is archived edition of Master Sheng Yen’s early teachings in the West. It contains 50 selected articles published in two volumes. It speaks of the attitude one should have to practice Chan correctly.

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The Dharma Lineage of Chan Buddhism

This booklet is a compilation of six discourses delivered by Master Sheng Yen, include the Master’s vision of the mission of Dharma Drum, and the aim of Dharma Drum Lineage of Chan Buddhism.

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Why Take Refuge in Three Jewels

This booklet is for those who have already read about Buddhism, practiced some of the teachings, found them useful, and now wish to proceed further on the path.

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In the Spirit of Chan

“In the Spirit of Chan” is a concise survey of the origins and development of Chan Buddhism, and an introduction to the essential principles and perspectives of Chan Buddhist theory and practice.

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Establishing Global Ethics

Religious issues have always been one of the major causes of international conflicts. In this book, Master Sheng Yen proposed the formation of shared global ethics and values through interfaith dialogues.

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