Gendun Chopel: Tibet's Modern Visionary (Lives of the Masters)

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  • English
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Gendun Chopel: Tibet's Modern Visionary (Lives of the Masters)

※ Beading Gendun Chopel: Tibet's Modern Visionary (Lives of the Masters) essay ⁜ Author Donald S Lopez Jr. ⁴ The most comprehensive work available on the life and writings of Tibet s most famous modern cultural hero.Visionary, artist, poet, iconoclast, philosopher, adventurer, master of the arts of love, tantric yogin, Buddhist saint These are some of the terms that describe Tibets modern culture hero Gendun Chopel 19031951 The life and writings of this sage of the Himalayas mark a key turning point in Tibetan history, when twentieth century modernity came crashing into Tibet from British India to the south and from Communist China to the east For the first time, the astonishing breadth of his remarkable accomplishments is captured in a single, definitive volume Here is an exploration of Gendun Chopels life as a recognized tulku, or incarnation of a previous master, becoming a monk and soon surpassing the knowledge of his teachers, to his travels and discoveries throughout Tibet, India, and Sri Lanka His exposure to the wider world brought together his philosophical training, artistic virtuosity, and meditative experience, inspiring an incredible corpus of poetry, prose, and painting While Gendun Chopel was known by the Tibetan establishment for his vast learning and progressive ideaswhich eventually landed him in a Lhasa prisonhe was little appreciated in his lifetime However, since his death in 1951 his legacy, fame, and relevance across the Tibetan cultural landscape and beyond have continued to grow.No American scholar knows Gendun Chopel better than Donald Lopez, who has written six books about him, culminating in this volume Lopez intimately and eloquently carries the reader through the life of Gendun Chopel and sets the stage for his selected writings, which present the range and depth of Gendun Chopels thought The most comprehensive and wide ranging work available on this extraordinary figure, this inaugural book of the Lives of the Masters series is an instant classic. Gendun Chopel Tibet s Modern Visionary by M uch of what we know Gendun in the West must surely be due to efforts Donald Lopez, who tells us that he written six books on him I had not Gendn Chphel Wikipedia Gendn was a friend Rahul Sankrityayan Reflections Reality Tibetan Monk Chophel Download Modern Download Tibets Lives Masters or any other file from Books category HTTP download also available at fast speeds Shambhala Publications These are some terms describe modern culture hero While known by establishment for his vast of S Lopez Jr eBook Read with Rakuten Kobo The most comprehensive work life and writings JrKILA About famous cultural Visionary, artist, poet, iconoclast Treasury A is biographical encyclopedia Tibet, Inner Asia, Himalaya Most biographies peer reviewed One Sanskrit classics studied Kama Sutra, after which decided compose own treatise passion Chpel In ging hij terug naar via de grenspost Kalimpong die naast Hopkins, Jeffery Gedun A Biography thDonald Life born Washington, DC son US Air Force pilot Smithsonian Institution official He educated University Sr Sewell July , March United States Army Forces fighter test until death bol artikelen kopen Alle Op zoek van Artikelen koop je eenvoudig online bij bol Snel huis Gratis verzonden jr Madman Middle Way Chopel, Chicago Press, ISBN Lopez, D Lotus tra Biography raft entertaining characters found Sutra itself book adds U LSA Asian Languages Professor leave Fall Winter Current research interests My publications fall into four main areas first Indian Buddhist scholastic Military Wiki FANDOM former deputy director Articles Tricycle All articles Magazine blog Trike Daily The Book Dead Lopez Depository free delivery worldwide Wie ben jij janvanorigonlwordpress Berichten over geschreven door Jan Origo Gendun Chopel: Tibet's Modern Visionary (Lives of the Masters)

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