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By Thinley Norbu

during this autobiographical narrative, Kyabje Thinley Norbu Rinpoche units a mystical scene as he describes his early years in "Snowland" (Tibet) as certainly one of seven youngsters of the popular Nyingma grasp Kyabje Dudjom Rinpoche. After pertaining to his younger education and reports, Rinpoche describes how he traveled and taught in lots of diverse international locations and towns within the East and West. moving among poetic observations and earthy humor, he stocks tales of worldly and religious occasions followed by way of incisive remark and elegant prayers.

Rinpoche’s tales supply readers an appreciation of the characteristics of religion, appreciate, and dedication that he so superbly embodied and strove to transmit. furthermore, they convey a few of his so much direct and trenchant directions at the view of Buddhism and on what practitioners generally—and Western ones in particular—need to do that allows you to accomplish the aim of the Buddhist direction. His occasionally provocative instructing kind is an expression of the deep kindness with which he looked his students.

The narrative is dropped at lifestyles visually with many infrequent own colour pictures of Rinpoche, his lecturers, his relatives, and the areas he lived. even more than a memoir, this ebook is an articulate expression of Thinley Norbu’s incisive knowledge and profound compassion.

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