The Life of Marpa, the Translator

By: Tsang Nyon Heruka, Steven K. Scott, Shantideva

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Marpa the Translator, the eleventh- century farmer, scholar, and teacher, is one of the most renowned saints in Tibetan Buddhist history. In the West, Marpa is best known through his teacher, the Indian yogin Naropa, and through his closest disciple, Milarepa. This lucid and moving translation of a text composed by the author of The Life of Milarepa The Hundred Thousand Songs of Milarepa documents the fascinating life of Marpa, who, unlike many other Tibetan master, was a layman, a skillful businessman who raised a family while training his disciples. Printed Pages: 320.

Title: The Life of Marpa, the Translator

Author Name: Tsang Nyon Heruka, Steven K. Scott, Shantideva

Categories: India, Buddhism and Buddhist Studies, Biographies,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Boston, USA, Shambhala: 1982

ISBN: 1569571120

ISBN 13: 9781569571125

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: New

Size: 15 x 23 Cm

Seller ID: 037513

Keywords: Marpa the Translator Buddhism Buddha Buddhist India