Wisdom in Exile

About Wisdom in Exile – Buddhism in the West

Wisdom in Exile provides a new insight into Buddhism’s encounter with Western culture and the Western mind in the early 21st century. Lama Jampa Thaye maps out the space that exists for Buddhism in the West and identifies critical conflicts and tensions that must be resolved for modern Westerners to grasp the essence of the Buddhist teachings.

wisdom in exile

“Wisdom in Exile proposes a fresh approach to Buddhism, one in which the fundamental tenets of the Buddha’s teachings are rediscovered.” His Holiness Sakya Trichen, 41st Head of the Sakya School of Tibetan Buddhism.

The book culminates with detailed instructions in the meditation system of ‘The Four Immeasurables’, allowing the reader to properly orientate themselves within the world of Buddhism and learn how to practice.

The book is now available on Amazon US and Amazon UK published by Rabsel.

Please visit our online classes page for study groups on the book.