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Uncompromising Tibet

Wolfgang Von Erffa

Uncompromising Tibet

by Wolfgang Von Erffa

  • 314 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Paljor Publications,India .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tibet,
  • POLITICS & GOVERNMENT,
  • Philosophy,
  • Religion & Beliefs,
  • Tibet (China)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages162
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9092644M
    ISBN 10818623005X
    ISBN 109788186230053

    Matthieu Ricard has a unique and intimate connection with the masters of this lineage. This book will be a classic and is a must-read for all who wish to explore the heart essence of Tibetan Buddhism.” —Ringu Tulku, author of Confusion Arises as Wisdom “Patrul Rinpoche is one of the greatest Tibetan masters of the past few hundred years.   The Great Firewall’s latest block of appears to coincide with the March 20 release by the Tibetan Government-in-Exile of a graphic video showing Chinese forces beating Tibetans.

    In this book Lama Zopa Rinpoche explains how to practice Dharma the way the famous Kadampa geshes did. These lamas were exemplary practitioners of Buddhism in Tibet, renowned for their extreme asceticism and uncompromising practice of thought transformation in order to develop bodhicitta. Get this from a library! Oral and literary continuities in modern Tibetan literature: the inescapable nation. [Lama Jabb] -- "This book reveals that the roots of modern Tibetan literature grow in the rich and fertile soil of Tibet's oral and literary traditions, rather than in the s as current scholarship presents.

    This collection of Tibetan short stories may be the first Tibetan book I have ever read. Dondrup is a well-known writer in Tibet. The introduction by the translator (Christopher Peacock) is excellent in laying out some historic/cultural groundwork, though I know I still missed things in the stories. John Powers writes that Chinese and Tibetan writers attack each other in emotional language, and that the two sides "stake out extreme and uncompromising positions." Tibetan authors impugn Grunfeld's integrity and his authority to write.


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