PUBLISHED WORKS (partial list)

ESSAYS (Partial list)

  • Interiority and Confrontation in Buddhist Religious Experience, in Peter Berger (ed.), The Other Side of God: Monotheism and the World Religions, Doubleday, 1981.
  • Transcendence and the Sacred in Mahayana Thought, in Transcendence and the Sacred, Notre Dame Press, 1981
  • Buddhist Social Activism: Nagarjuna's Welfare State, in The Eastern Buddhist, May 1983, pp. 19-52
  • The Practice of Unexcelled Yoga Tantra, According to Tsong Khapa, in S.B. Park (ed.), Practice in Buddhism, SUNY Press
  • Buddhist Views of Nature, in L. Rouner, ed. On Nature, Notre Dame Press, 1984.
  • Beyond Buddhism and Christianity: New Definition of the Dialogue of World Religions, in Buddhist-Christian Studies, U. of Hawaii Press, 1984.
  • Human Rights and Human Responsibilities: Buddhist Theories of Justice, in Human Rights in the World Religions, ed. W. de Bary, W. Proudfoot, I. Bloom, Columbia University Press, (forthcoming).
  • The Bodhisattva: Buddhist Messiah, D. Lopez & S. Rockefeller, eds., Christ and the Bodhisattva, SUNY,1987.
  • Vajra Hermeneutics, in D. Lopez, ed., Buddhist Hermeneutics, Kuroda Institute Series, U. of Hawaii Press, 1987.
  • Homage to Nishitani, in T. Unno ed., Religion and Nothingness, and Its Challenge to Western Thought, Nanzan Institute for Philosophy and Religion Series, UCAL Press.
  • The Tibetan Way of Dying, in H. Obayashi, ed., Death and the World Religions, U. Chicago Press.
  • Tibet in the Future of Asia, in H. Steckel, ed., Tibet in the 1990s, Hamburg, June, 1991.
  • The Spirituality of Emptiness, in Second Buddhism Volume of the Encyclopedia of Spirituality, Crossroad/Continuum, 1991.
  • Tibetan Psychology: Sophisticated Software for the Human Biocomputer, in R. Thurman & D. Goleman, ed., Mind Science, East and West, Wisdom Publications, Boston, 1991.
  • A Glimpse of Shambhala, in Shapiro ed., The Way Ahead, London, 1992.
  • The Buddha's Smile: Buddhism on the Pursuit of Happiness, in On Happiness, Boston University Institute of Philosophy and Religion, Notre Dame Press, 1995.
  • Tibetan Culture Under Threat Today for Tibetan Art, Albuquerque Museum, 1998.
  • Tibetan Buddhism in America, in C. Prebish, ed., Buddhism in America, UCAL Press, 2001.

JOURNAL, ENCYCLOPEDIA, and MAGAZINE ARTICLES (Partial listing)

  • Buddhist Hermeneutics, Journal American Academy of Religion, March, 1978.
  • Voidness and Totalities: Madhyamika and Hua Yen Thought, in A.K. Narain (ed.), Studies in Pali and Buddhism, Delhi,1978.
  • The Politics of Enlightenment, Lindisfarne Letter 8, Winter 1979.
  • Philosophical Non-egocentrism in Wittgenstein and Candrakirti and the Private Language Question, Philosophy East and West, June, 1980.
  • Tsong Khapa on Analytic Meditation, Tibet Journal, May, 1980.
  • Tibetan Buddhism Faces Modernity, Bulletin of the Harvard Center for the Study of the World Religions, 1979.
  • Terras Irradient: Western Liberal and Buddhist Liberative Arts, P. La Chance (ed.), Appalachian Journal of Higher Education, 1982.
  • The Dalai Lamas of Tibet, Tibet Journal, December, 1983.
  • Buddhist Ethics: Emptiness and Compassion, in Religious Traditions, Nov. 1981.
  • Tsong Khapa on Integration of Sutra and Tantra, in Tibetan Studies, ed. Aziz and Kapstein, Harrassowitz, 1984.
  • Parabola, interviews and essays:
    • Trials of a Teacher, June, 1978;
    • Sleep and the Inner Landscape, (with Dr. Yeshi Donden), September, 1981;
    • The Golden Bowl, February, 1984;
    • Pilgrimage, June, 1984;
    • Wholeness, (with H. H. Dalai Lama), Nov. 1984;
    • Tibet: Mystic Nation in Exile, April, 1985.
  • J. Kitagawa et al., eds., Encyclopedia of World Religions, New York, Macmillan;
    • Tsong Khapa,
    • Psychic Powers,
    • Tibetan Cultic Life,
    • Indian Tantrism.
  • Edward L. Farmer, et al., eds., Encyclopedia of Asian History, New York, Asia Society;
    • Buddhism,
    • Tibetan Religion,
    • The Dalai Lamas,
    • Panchen Lamas,
    • Tsong Khapa.
  • Yoshinori Takeuchi, et al., eds., World History of Spirituality, New York, Crossroad Press;
    • Buddhist Monasticism in the Asian Civilizations.
  • Tibetan Monastic Education, in C. Eilchert, Padma Karpo - In Celebration of Tibetan Culture, Snow Lion Press.
  • The Cultural Inheritance of Tibet, in Cultural Survival, Cambridge, Mass., 1988.
  • Spiritual Traveling, Travel, 1998.
  • Win-Win Solution for Tibet Op-ed, Wall Street Journal, 1998.
  • Interviews with HH Dalai Lama, in Shambhala Sun (1998), Mother Jones (1999), Rolling Stone (2001)
  • The Dalai Lama And The Cult Of Dolgyal Shugden, Huffington Post, 2014.

REVIEWS (partial list - forewords omitted)

  • Harvard Journal of Asiatic Studies: H.V. Guenther, Kindly Bent to Ease Us, 1974.
  • Journal of the American Oriental Society: A. Verdu, Hua Yen Thought, 70's. S. Beyer, Cult of Tara, 71; C. Trungpa R., Visual Dharma, 70's. D. Ruegg, History of Madhyamika Literature, 85.
  • Parabola Magazine: L. A. Govinda, Creative Meditation and Multi-Dimensional Consciousness, 70's. E. Birnbaum, The Way to Shambhala, 80's. Frederick Franck, The Bottomless Well, forthcoming.
  • Journal of Religious Studies, Patiala: F. de Jong, Sanskrit Manuscripts from Central Asia. A. Yuyama, Fragments of the The Lotus Sutra. L. M. Joshi, Studies in Buddhistic Culture of India.
  • Journal of Asian Studies: M. Aris, Hidden Lives and Treasures, 1991.
  • Critique of D. Lopez' Prisoners of Shangrila, Journal of American Academy of Religion, September 2001.