Book & Gift Shop

Our book & gift shop carries a complete selection of Kadampa Buddhist books about all aspects of the Buddhist path and meditation. We also have a range of prayer booklets and CDs with sung prayers, and art prints and cards ready for framing. Furthermore you may like to browse our shop to find a nice present for yourself or a friend; we sell incense, notebooks and many other items.

Tharpa Publications

Tharpa Publications is part of the New kadampa Tradition – International Kadampa Buddhist Union. Distributing the wisdom of Modern Buddhism, Tharpa Publications publishes the books of Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche, a contemporary Buddhist master, international teacher and highly acclaimed author.

Written with great clarity, Geshe Kelsang Gyatso’s books offer a practical approach that meets the needs of modern people. They are available in many languages and range from introductory works to detailed commentaries on the most profound aspects of Buddhism. His books form the basis of highly popular study programmes in modern Buddhism and meditation held at centres around the world.

Tharpa books and the Living Meditation audio series are available from our book & gift shop, or go to to order online.

Free eBooks

How to Transform Your Life – A Blissful Journey

Through practising the instructions presented in this book we can transform our life from a state of misery into one of pure and everlasting happiness. These instructions are scientific methods to improve our human nature. Everybody needs to be good-natured with a good heart, because in this way we can solve our own problems as well as those of others, and we can make our human life meaningful.

Modern Buddhism – The Path of Compassion and Wisdom

The author, Geshe Kelsang Gyatso, says: “Through reading and practising the instructions given in this book, people can solve their daily problems and maintain a happy mind all the time.” So that these benefits may pervade the whole world the author wishes to offer this eBook freely to everyone.