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Guru Rinpoche: His Life And Times

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To Tibetan Buddhists, Guru Rinpoche is a Buddha. This book recounts Guru Rinpoche's historic visit to Tibet and explains his continuing significance to Buddhists. In doing so, it illustrates how a country whose powerful armies overran the capital of China and installed a puppet emperor came to abandon its aggressive military campaigns: this transformation was due to Guru R ...more
Hardcover, 360 pages
Published September 16th 2002 by Snow Lion
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Jun 24, 2014 rated it really liked it
This is so nice to read. I really enjoyed the translation of Taranatha's Indian version of Padmasambhava's life story. I read another translation of the same text by Christiana di Falco and it was interesting to compare the two.
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This book was amazing in the beginning ... so amazing!!! But towards the end I could not wait to finally finish it. Found myself forcing myself to read it :(. But i tried!
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