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A Sakya Digital Library: A collection of Dharma treasures compiled ASDL
under direction of the late Khenchen Appey Rinpoche. The texts on this website are in Tibetan only.



Collected Teachings of Khenchen Appey Rinpoche, vol. 1
(1) The Importance of Studying the Buddhadharma(2) Pith Instructions of Ngülchu Thogmé(3) The Logic of Rebirth(4) The Passing of Enlightened Beings(5) Transforming our Minds, The Four Mind Changing Contemplations and Other Practices(6) Recollecting the Three Jewels(7) The Seven-Branch Practice(8) Cultivating a Heart of Wisdom: The Mind Training in Seven Points(9) An Introduction to the Abhidharma(10) Refining the View: On the Four Schools of Buddhist Thought with an Emphasis on Madhyamaka in Tibet
Published in: Khenchen Appey Rinpoche. Words of a Gentle Sage: Collected Teachings of Khenchen Appey Rinpoche, vol. 1. Kathmandu: International Buddhist Academy, 2018.

The Importance of Studying Buddhadharma
by Khenchen Appey Rinpoche
(Tibetan and English Translation)

Parting from the Four Attachments
Booklet of core teachings on the mind training teachings on Parting from the Four Attachments published for an IBA 10-day retreat.
by various authors
(Tibetan and English translation)

An Ocean of Merit
A liturgy for the seven-limb practice compiled by Khenchen Appey Rinpoche.
(Tibetan and English translation)

A Brief Introduction to Buddhism and the Sakya Tradition
This booklet provides important information on the life of Buddha Shakyamuni, the founder of our tradition, and his teachings, and introduces the reader to the world of Tibetan Buddhism and the Sakya tradition in particular.

Fundamentals of Buddhist Thought: Understanding the Self, Karma, Rebirth and Depending Arising
This volume introduces some principles fundamental for an understanding of the path and practice laid out by the Buddha: the skandhas, karma, rebirth and dependent arising. These concepts form what can be called the “Buddhist world view,” an understanding of which is important in order to effectively follow the path of liberation from suffering taught by the Buddha.

Buddhism Info Sheets
10 sheets for download and print (in A3 size, but they very well be printed in A4), covering the following topics: (1) Basics, (2) Buddha, (3) Dharma, (4) Four Noble Truths, (5) The Five Skandhas & No-Self, (6) The Twelve Links of Dependent Arising, (7) Bodhicitta and the Six Perfections, (8) Meditation, (9) Calm Abiding Meditation, (10) The Five Paths of the Mahayana.