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The Buddha from Brooklyn

Author: Martha Sherrill
Publisher: New York : Random House, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The story of Catharine Burroughs, a Jewish-Iatlian woman from Brooklyn, who was recognized as a tulka, a reborn lama, and founded the largest Tibetan Buddhist center in America.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Sherrill, Martha.
Buddha from Brooklyn.
New York : Random House, 2000
(OCoLC)991538310
Named Person: Ahkön Norbu Lhamo, (Jetsunma); Ahkön Norbu Lhamo, Jetsunma.
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Martha Sherrill
ISBN: 0679452753 9780679452751
OCLC Number: 42296278
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xix, 392 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: The lady lama appears. -The stupa builds itself. -What's a chkra? -Ani land. -Alana. -Becoming Buddhists. -The stupa blessing. -Who's ever heard of Ahkon Lhamo? -Can a woman be a rinpoche? -Dinner with Jetsunma. -Correct view. -The Sangye era. -Whisperland. -The great blessing. -Breaking samaya. -Approaching the nondual.
Responsibility: Martha Sherrill.
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The story of Catharine Burroughs, a Jewish-Iatlian woman from Brooklyn, who was recognized as a tulka, a reborn lama, and founded the largest Tibetan Buddhist center in America.

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