Mahasiddha Bookstore

Mahasiddha Kadampa Buddhist Center’s bookstore in Portland contains a wide range of Kadampa books, CD’s, and other items. All of our books can be purchased online at Tharpa Publications. If you would like to get curbside pick up of a particular book please email the center at

Geshe Kelsang Gyatso's Books

Meet The Author

Geshe Kelsang Gyatso

Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Writing

Geshe Kelsang Gyatso wrote 24 books during his lifetime, sharing Buddha’s teachings with the modern world. His books emphasize the importance of meditation and explain how to apply it in daily life as well as how to cultivate a good heart and find lasting happiness.

Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche

In his teachings, Geshe Kelsang emphasizes the importance of meditation and how to apply it in daily life, the need to be truly happy, and how to cultivate a good heart to help others.

Not only does he demonstrate these qualities perfectly in his own life, but he inspires so many people from so many different countries because he teaches by example. He is a humble Buddhist monk dedicated to helping people throughout the world find true happiness.