Book and Gift Store
We offer our guests with a unique assortment of secular, spiritual and Buddhist gifts in all price ranges, including:
We have titles which include inspirational books on compassion, mindfulness, health and wellbeing as well as traditional Buddhist commentaries, sadhanas and prayer books.
Scarves and Purses
We stock colorful and fun fair trade scarves and purses from Asia which make great gifts for yourself or friends
Buddhist Statues and Tsa-tsas
We carry a variety of large and small statues of traditional Tibetan Buddhas, such as Buddha Shakyamuni, Tara, Chenrezig, and of course, Medicine Buddha.
Come and see our ever changing collection of elegant and inspiring earrings, necklaces, bracelets and rings. Our jewelry inspired by nature as well as by Buddhism, including the ever popular spinning mantra rings.
Traditional Buddhist Ceremonial Gifts
These include water bowls, beautiful khatas, colorful dharma book covers, dorje and bell sets, hand held prayer wheels of various sizes and materials and mandala sets. Plus we also carry an assortment of incense from Nepal and India, and various prayer flags. And of course no trip to our store is complete without playing and taking home a singing bowl.
We provide an ever changing variety of malas (prayer beads) including wooden one as well as stone. You can usually find just the perfect mala for yourself or a loved one. We carry both 108 bead malas as well as wrist malas. Very often we also carry malas blessed by our spiritual director Lama Zopa Rinpoche.
We sell unique, watercolor and photo gift cards created especially for our guests by members of our staff and spiritual community.
“Live with Compassion” line
We offer an exclusive line of products, perfect for gifts and mementos, including clothing, mugs, and water bottles.
Thangka’s and Framed Images
We stock a variety of authentic traditional painting. These painting are sewn into a brocade frame and are produced in Nepal or India. Most of our thangkas have been blessed by visiting lamas. We also offer copies of the framed images that are in each room of the Medicine Buddha’s. These images have been framed according to the advice of a Tibetan Master.
We also have many other wonderful gifts, plus some toiletries, phone cards and trail maps available.
Our staff is very knowledgeable and can help answer any questions you have or help you pick out just the perfect gift. And if you cannot decide, we also carry gift certificates