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Life of Shabkar Autobiography of a Tibetan Yogin

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ISBN-10: 1559391545

ISBN-13: 9781559391542

Edition: 2001

Authors: Matthieu Ricard, Dalai Lama, Michal Abrams, Constance Wilkinson, The Dalai Lama

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Regarded by many as the greatest yogi after Milarepa to gain enlightenment in one lifetime...a source of inspiration to Buddhist practitioners and general readers alike.--The Dalai Lama
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Book details

List price: $49.95
Copyright year: 2001
Publisher: Shambhala Publications, Incorporated
Publication date: 2/6/2001
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 712
Size: 6.90" wide x 9.80" long x 1.80" tall
Weight: 2.750
Language: English

Matthieu Ricard, a Buddhist monk residing in Katmandu, is a coauthor of "The Monk & the Philosopher" & is the official French translator of His Holiness the Dalai Lama.

HIS HOLINESS THE FOURTEENTH DALAI LAMA is considered the foremost Buddhist leader of our time. The exiled head of the Tibetan people, he is a Nobel Peace Laureate, a Congressional Gold Medal recipient, and a remarkable teacher and scholar who has authored over one hundred books.*with Desmond Tutu, he co-authored The Book of Joy, which has spent several weeks on the NYT bestseller list.

Translator's Introduction
A Celebration of Shabkar
The Life Story
Early Years
Renouncing the World
Meeting My Teacher
Retreat at the Hermit's Cave
Meditation at Tigress Fort
At The Heart of the Lake
Meditation at Mount Machen
At White Rock Monkey Fortress
Pilgrimage to Central Tibet
The Ravines of Tsari
At Mount Kailash
Pilgrimage to Nepal
Meditation at Lapchi
Return to Central Tibet
Return to Domey
Introduction to the teachings dealt with in the biography
Shabkar's spiritual teachers
Chogyal Ngakyi Wangpo's ancestry
Kunzang Dechen Gyalpo and the Wish-fulfilling Gem, Hayagriva and Varahi
Shabkar's writings
Shabkar's disciples
List of Abreviations
Glossary of Enumerations
Table of Songs, Letters, Teachings, and Major Events
General index
Index of persons, deities, and sacred images
Index of places
Index of Tibetan works