Jampa Mackenzie Stewart
Title The Life of Longchenpa: The Omniscient Dharma King of the Vast Expanse
Book Condition New
Publisher New Delhi, India Snow Lion/TBI
1559394188 / 9781559394185
Seller ID 112849
Renowned as a peerless teacher, practitioner, and scholar, Longchenpa thoroughly studied and mastered every one of the many Buddhist vehicles and lineages of teachings existing in Tibet at his time. Through his radiant intellect and meditative accomplishment, in both his teachings and written works, he was able to reconcile the seeming discrepancies and contradictions between the various presentations of the view and the path within the many lineages of transmission. His written works are also famous for being able to transfer true blessings just by reading or hearing his enlightened words.Compiled from numerous Tibetan and Bhutanese sources, including Longchenpa’s autobiography, and stories of his previous lives and subsequent rebirths, The Life of Longchenpa weaves an inspiring tale of wonder and magic, of extraordinary visions and spiritual insight, set in the kingdoms of fourteenth-century Tibet and Bhutan. It also reveals for the first time fascinating details of his ten years of self-exile in Bhutan, stories that were unknown to his Tibetan biographers. Printed Pages: 224.
The Life of Longchenpa: The Omniscient Dharma King of the Vast Expanse Jampa Mackenzie Stewart