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Hopkins, Jeffrey

Overview
Works: 187 works in 931 publications in 10 languages and 19,835 library holdings
Genres: Prayers and devotions  Prayers  Devotional literature  Conference papers and proceedings  Biography 
Roles: Author, Narrator, Editor, Translator, Adapter, Publishing director, Redactor, Other, Director, tro, Commentator, wac
Classifications: BQ7935.B774, 294.3444
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jeffrey Hopkins
How to see yourself as you really are by Bstan-ʼdzin-rgya-mtsho( Book )

34 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

His Holiness provides step-by-step exercises to help readers shatter their false assumptions and ideas of the self and see the world as it actually exists, which is a prelude to right action
How to expand love : widening the circle of loving relationships by Bstan-ʼdzin-rgya-mtsho( Book )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 980 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A seven-step guidebook for developing love for others and transforming relationships draws on Tibetan techniques to encourage positive attitudes, engage in kindness-based interactions with others, and become dedicated to a love-based way of life
Emptiness in the mind-only school of Buddhism by Jeffrey Hopkins( )

15 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 923 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Jeffrey Hopkins focuses on how the conflict between appearance and reality is presented in the Mind-Only, or Yogic Practice, School. The Essence of Eloquence is so rich that over the past six centuries numerous Tibetan and Mongolian scholars have been drawn into a dynamic process of both finding and creating consistency in Dzong-ka-ba's often terse and cryptic tract. Hopkins has made extensive use of these commentaries to annotate the translation in such a way that the issues come alive. Included are historical and doctrinal introductions, a critical edition of the text, and a lengthy synopsis to aid the general reader. Specialists and nonspecialists alike will find this book indispensable."--Jacket
Advice on dying and living a better life by Bstan-ʼdzin-rgya-mtsho( Book )

14 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and Portuguese and held by 900 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This revelatory volume shows readers how to confront death--along with inevitable currents of life--with a deep-seated preparedness built on virtue, focus, and inner strength
The wheel of life : Buddhist perspectives on cause & effect by Bstan-ʼdzin-rgya-mtsho( )

7 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using the traditional Buddhist allegorical image of the Wheel of Life and the teaching of the twelve links of dependent origination, the Dalai Lama deftly illustrates how our existence, though fleeting and often full of woes, brims with the potential for peace and happiness. We can realize that potential by cultivating a wise appreciation of the interdependency of actions and experience, and by living a kind and compassionate life. A life thus lived, the Dalai Lama teaches, becomes thoroughly meaningful for both oneself and for others
Becoming enlightened by Bstan-ʼdzin-rgya-mtsho( Book )

6 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The renowned spiritual leader outlines an accessible approach to the pursuit of enlightenment that draws on traditional Buddhist meditative practices, in a guide that covers such topics as embracing a positive attitude and overcoming suffering
Kindness, clarity, and insight by Bstan-ʼdzin-rgya-mtsho( Book )

27 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in English and Chinese and held by 789 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A series of lectures on the teachings of Tibetan Buddhism includes discussions of meditation, karma, compassion, gods, enlightenment, and death
How to be compassionate : a handbook for creating inner peace and a happier world by Bstan-ʼdzin-rgya-mtsho( Book )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through practical exercises and personal anecdotes, the revered spiritual leader shows how individuals' compassion can lead to global changes
How to practice : the way to a meaningful life by Bstan-ʼdzin-rgya-mtsho( Book )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Divided into a series of distinct steps that will lead spiritual seekers toward enlightenment, How to Practice is a constant companion in the quest to practice morality, meditation, and wisdom
The art of peace : Nobel Peace laureates discuss human rights, conflict and reconciliation by Jeffrey Hopkins( Book )

15 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and Chinese and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While many people who strive to bring the world into peaceful balance work in relative anonymity, only a few have received international recognition for their efforts. Nine of these outstanding individuals convened recently at the University of Virginia to discuss the topics of human rights, conflict and reconciliation. In a dynamic exchange, these laureates share their inspirational views about the importance of basic human rights, their concerns about conflicts that arise when these rights are denied, and their practical ideas for achieving reconciliation. At the core of their agenda is the conviction that an ethical concern for the welfare of others is essential for personal, political, social, and economic balance. The book includes short biographies of each of the laureates. Each presentation is followed by responses from the participants as well as questions from the audience. While many people strive to bring the world into peaceful balance, a few have received international recognition for their selfless efforts. Such is the case with these nine outstanding individuals who met recently in Charlottesville at the University of Virginia for the Nobel Peace Laureates Conference on Human Rights, Conflict, & Reconciliation. These Laureates shared their views with each other about the importance of basic human rights, their concerns about conflicts that arise when these rights are denied, & their practical ideas for achieving reconciliation. At the core of their agenda is the conviction that morality is essential for personal, political, social, & economic balance. The Laureates: Jose Ramos-Horta, East Timor,1996; Betty Williams, Northern Ireland, 1976; Dr. Rigoberta Menchu Tum, Guatemala, 1992; Archbishop Desmond Tutu, South Africa, 1984; President Oscar Arias Sanchez, Costa Rica, 1986; Harn Yawnghwe, for Aung San Suu Kyi, Burma, 1991; Bobby Muller, Co-Founder of the International Campaign to Ban Landmines, 1997; Jody Williams, United States, 1997; His Holiness the Dalai Lama, Tibet, 1989. Included are their biographies & presentations followed by responses & questions from the participants. The Laureates share their views about the importance of basic human rights, their concerns about conflicts that arise when these rights are denied, and thier practical ideas for conceiving reconciliation
How to see yourself as you really are by Bstan-ʼdzin-rgya-mtsho( Recording )

14 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world's foremost Buddhist leader teaches listeners how to recognize and dispel misguided notions of self and embrace the world from a more realistic-- and loving-- perspective. Step-by-step exercises help listeners shatter their false assumptions and ideas and see the world as it actually exists. His Holiness sets the stage for discovering the reality behind appearances. But getting past one's misconceptions is only a prelude to right action, and the final section describes how to harness the power of meditative concentration to the service of love, and vice versa, so that true altruistic enlightenment is attained
How to expand love : widening the circle of loving relationships by Bstan-ʼdzin-rgya-mtsho( )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

His Holiness the Dalai Lama offers a simple yet illuminating program for transforming self-centered energy into outwardly directed compassion. Drawing on exercise and techniques established in Tibetan monasteries more than a thousand years ago, the Dalai Lama guides us through seven key stages
Meditation on emptiness by Jeffrey Hopkins( Book )

30 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In bringing this remarkable and complex philosophy to life, Jeffrey Hopkins describes the meditational practices by which the Buddhist ideal of emptiness can be realized and shows that, far from being merely abstract, these teachings can be vivid and utterly practical
The meaning of life : Buddhist perspectives on cause & effect by Bstan-ʼdzin-rgya-mtsho( Book )

17 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using the traditional Buddhist allegorical image of the Wheel of Life and the teaching of the twelve links of dependent origination, the Dalai Lama deftly illustrates how our existence, though fleeting and often full of woes, brims with the potential for peace and happiness. We can realize that potential by cultivating a wise appreciation of the interdependency of actions and experience, and by living a kind and compassionate life. A life thus lived, the Dalai Lama teaches, becomes thoroughly meaningful for both oneself and for others
Becoming enlightened by Bstan-ʼdzin-rgya-mtsho( Recording )

13 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

His Holiness, the Dalai Lama, a spiritual leader and Nobel laureate, dissects the Buddhist principle of enlightenment, advising listeners on how to achieve Buddhist edification. He also provides exercises for expanding one's potential for spiritual growth
Practice and theory of Tibetan Buddhism by Lhundup Sopa( Book )

15 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in English and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tantra in Tibet : the great exposition of secret mantra by Tsong-kha-pa Blo-bzang-grags-pa( Book )

32 editions published between 1977 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"His Holiness the Dalai Lama illuminates the highly practical and compassionate use of Tantra for spiritual development in this important classic work. This is the first book in a series presenting The Great Exposition of Secret Mantra. The other two books are Deity Yoga and Yoga Tantra. Tantra in Tibet consists of three parts published under the auspices of the Dalai Lama. "Essence of Tantra" by the Dalai Lama discusses tantra for practice, refuge, the three paths, greatness of mantra, clear light, and initiation. "The Great Exposition of Secret Mantra--Part 1" by Tsongkhapa is one of the principal classic texts on tantra. It presents the main features common to all the Buddhist tantra systems as well as the differences between sutra and tantra. In this volume Tsongkhapa covers paths to Buddhahood, vajra vehicle, deity yoga, and method in the four tantras. "Supplement" by Jeffrey Hopkins discusses the meaning of emptiness, transformation, and the purpose of the four tantras"-
How to practice : the way to a meaningful life by Bstan-ʼdzin-rgya-mtsho( Recording )

14 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Dalai Lama presents his thoughts on such Buddhist principles as nurturing compassion, maintaining mental tranquility, developing wisdom, and refraining from doing harm
Cultivating compassion : a Buddhist perspective by Jeffrey Hopkins( Book )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"According to Buddhist thought, compassion is society, and esteemed Buddhist scholar-practitioner Jeffrey Hopkins knows that by learning to live from a more compassionate viewpoint, we can create a better life not only for ourselves but for others. Cultivating Compassion is his guide to tapping our own potential for caring and processing the thoughts and beliefs that interfere with our ability to interact with others in a meaningful, positive way."--Jacket
Death, intermediate state and rebirth in Tibetan Buddhism by Dbyaṅs-can-dgaʼ-baʼi-blo-gros( Book )

12 editions published between 1979 and 1985 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This fascinating book unfolds in detail the complex Tibetan Buddhist system of subtle physiology, providing a complete exposition of the channels, drops, and winds which serve as foundations for consciousness. Highest Yoga Tantra simulates processes of death, intermediate states, and rebirth, so it is important for the practitioner to know how humans die—the stages of death, and the physiological reasons behind them
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
How to see yourself as you really are
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How to expand love : widening the circle of loving relationshipsEmptiness in the mind-only school of BuddhismAdvice on dying and living a better lifeBecoming enlightenedKindness, clarity, and insightHow to be compassionate : a handbook for creating inner peace and a happier worldHow to practice : the way to a meaningful lifeThe art of peace : Nobel Peace laureates discuss human rights, conflict and reconciliation
Alternative Names
Hopkins, Jefferey

Hopkins, Jeffrey 1940-

Hopkins, Paul Jeffrey.

Hopkins Paul Jeffrey 1940-

Hopkinsas Džefris

Hopkinsas Jeffrey

Hopkinss, Džefrijs 1940-

Huopujinsi, Jieforui.

Jeffrey Hopkins

Jeffrey Hopkins Amerikaans hoogleraar

Jeffrey Hopkins profesor universitario estadounidense

Jeffrey Hopkins tibétologue américain

Jeffrey Hopkins US-amerikanischer Tibetologe

Хопкинс, Джеффри

Хопкинс, Джеффри 1940-

הופקינס, ג'פרי 1940-

جفری هاپکینز

جيفري هوبكينز أستاذ جامعي أمريكي

जेफरी हॉप्किन्स

제프리 홉킨스 1940-

홉킨스, 제프리 1940-

홉킨스으, 제푸리 1940-

홉흐킨스, 제후리 1940-

ホプキンス, ジェフリー

傑佛瑞·霍普金斯

Languages
English (255)

German (14)

Chinese (13)

Spanish (7)

French (6)

Danish (2)

Portuguese (1)

Tamil (1)

Dutch (1)

Tibetan (1)