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Journey to enlightenment : the life and world of Khyentse Rinpoche, spiritual teacher from Tibet : with a remembrance by His Holiness the Dalai Lama : excerpts from the writings of Khyentse Rinpoche and other teachers

Author: Matthieu Ricard
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Aperture, ©1996.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Poet, scholar, philosopher, and master of Vajrayana (Tibetan) Buddhism, Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche led a life of profound dedication to spiritual enlightenment and teaching. During the final fourteen years of his life his personal assistant was Matthieu Ricard. Together they traveled throughout Tibet, Bhutan, India, and Nepal, returning to the places of Khyentse Rinpoche's youth: his birthplace in Eastern Tibet; the
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Ricard, Matthieu.
Journey to enlightenment.
New York, N.Y. : Aperture, c1996
(OCoLC)642446309
Named Person: Rab-gsal-zla-ba, Dis-mgo Mkhyen-brtse; Rab-gsal-zla-ba, Dis-mgo Mkhyen-brtse; Rab-gsal-zla-ba, Dis-mgo Mkhyen-brtse
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Matthieu Ricard
ISBN: 0893816795 9780893816797
OCLC Number: 36158538
Language Note: Translated from Tibetan.
Description: 151 p. : col. ill. ; 25 x 30 cm.
Responsibility: photographs and narrative by Matthieu Ricard ; translations by the Padmakara Translation Group.
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Poet, scholar, philosopher, and master of Vajrayana (Tibetan) Buddhism, Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche led a life of profound dedication to spiritual enlightenment and teaching. During the final fourteen years of his life his personal assistant was Matthieu Ricard. Together they traveled throughout Tibet, Bhutan, India, and Nepal, returning to the places of Khyentse Rinpoche's youth: his birthplace in Eastern Tibet; the monastery of Shechen which he had entered at the age of.

eleven; and the retreats where he spent years in meditation and study. At every stop on his journey, Khyentse Rinpoche was welcomed with elaborate ceremonies and outpourings of devotion. Ricard's deeply personal photographs of this journey are enhanced by a biographical narrative that is interspersed with extensive passages from the writings and teachings of Khyentse Rinpoche. Together, these images and texts form an inspiring portrait of one of the great spiritual.

leaders and teachers of our time. Many masters of Tibetan Buddhism studied with Khyentse Rinpoche, including His Holiness the Dalai Lama, who regarded him as his principal instructor in the Nyingma tradition of Tibetan Buddhism.

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