Adam Pearcey

Goodreads Author


Born
The United Kingdom
Website

Twitter

Genre

Influences

Member Since
January 2017


Adam Pearcey is a translator of Tibetan texts and the founder of Lotsawa House, a virtual library of Buddhist translations. His publications include (as translator) Mind in Comfort and Ease by His Holiness the Dalai Lama (Wisdom Publications, 2007) and Ga Rabjampa’s To Dispel the Misery of the World (Wisdom Publications, 2012), which featured on Shambhala Sun’s list of the year's best Buddhist books. He also wrote the foreword for The Life and Times of Jamyang Khyentse Chökyi Lodrö.

Adam first encountered Tibetan Buddhism in 1994, when he taught English at two monasteries near Darjeeling in India. He went on to study at the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) in London; the Rangjung Yeshe Institute in Kathmandu, where he
...more

On the Dates of Rogza Sönam Palge

This post is no more than a quick note to provide the dates of Rogza Sönam Palge (rog bza’ bsod nams dpal dge), who is known primarily as a teacher of yogic practices (tsa-lung) to Patrul Rinpoche (1808–1887) and also as one of the gurus of Orgyen Tendzin Norbu (1841–1900). As far as I’m aware, his dates have never appeared in any English-language publication. Indeed, he doesn’t even have an entry

Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Share on Twitter
Published on June 09, 2020 01:56
Average rating: 4.11 · 53 ratings · 9 reviews · 3 distinct worksSimilar authors
Beyond the Ordinary Mind: D...

3.92 avg rating — 13 ratings2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Mind in Comfort and Ease: T...

by
4.04 avg rating — 45 ratings — published 2008 — 9 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Transforming Suffering and ...

by
really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 1 rating
Rate this book
Clear rating

* Note: these are all the books on Goodreads for this author. To add more, click here.

Upcoming Events

No scheduled events. Add an event.

Adam’s Recent Updates

Adam Pearcey is now friends with Jordi Roig
Adam Pearcey finished reading
Kim by Rudyard Kipling
Rate this book
Clear rating
Adam Pearcey is currently reading
Kim by Rudyard Kipling
Rate this book
Clear rating
Adam Pearcey finished reading
A High Wind in Jamaica by Richard Hughes
Rate this book
Clear rating
Adam Pearcey is currently reading
A High Wind in Jamaica by Richard Hughes
Rate this book
Clear rating
Adam Pearcey finished reading
Netherland by Joseph O'Neill
Rate this book
Clear rating
Adam Pearcey is currently reading
Netherland by Joseph O'Neill
Rate this book
Clear rating
Adam Pearcey rated a book it was amazing
Finding Rest in the Nature of the Mind by Longchenpa
Rate this book
Clear rating
Adam Pearcey finished reading
Why Translation Matters by Edith Grossman
Rate this book
Clear rating
Adam Pearcey finished reading
Leaving the Atocha Station by Ben Lerner
Rate this book
Clear rating
More of Adam's books…



No comments have been added yet.