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The Life of Marpa the Translator
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Tsangnyön Heruka
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-03-27 - Publisher: Shambhala Publications

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 Nâropa, and through his closest disciple, Milarepa. This lucid and moving translation of a text composed by
The Life of Marpa
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Tsang Nyon Heruka
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999-10-23 - Publisher: Shambhala South Asia Editions

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 Nâropa, and through his closest disciple, Milarepa. This lucid and moving translation of a text composed by
The Life of Shabkar
Language: en
Pages: 712
Authors: Tsang Nyon Heruka
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-02-06 - Publisher: Shambhala Publications

The Life of Shabkar has long been recognized by Tibetans as one of the masterworks of their religious heritage. Shabkar Tsogdruk Rangdrol devoted himself to many years of meditation in solitary retreat after his inspired youth and early training in the province of Amdo under the guidance of several extraordinary
Crazy for Wisdom
Language: en
Pages: 374
Authors: Stefan Larsson
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-09-14 - Publisher: BRILL

Best known today as the author of the Life of Milarepa, Tsangnyön Heruka (1452–1507) was one of the most influential mad yogins of Tibet. Stefan Larsson’s Crazy for Wisdom, describes Tsangnyön Heruka's life, based on narratives by his disciples, and examines an unexpected aspect of fifteenth-century Tibetan Buddhist practice.
The Life of Marpa the Translator
Language: en
Pages: 267
Authors: Gtsaṅ-smyon He-ru-ka (Tsang Nyon Heruka)
Categories: Bkaʼ-brgyud-pa lamas
Type: BOOK - Published: 1982 - Publisher:

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