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Learning True Love : Practicing Buddhism in a Time of War.

Author: Sister Chan Khong
Publisher: New York : Parallax Press, 2009.
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Sister Chan Khong's autobiography tells the story of her spiritual and personal odyssey through the many years of her life. The book's centerpiece is her moving account of her return to Vietnam, her homeland, after 40 years of exile. She describes in refreshing detail her emotional reactions, the reunions with many old friends and fellow activists, and her impression of the "new Vietnam" where Buddhists still  Read more...
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Khong, Sister Chan.
Learning True Love : Practicing Buddhism in a Time of War.
New York : Parallax Press, ©2009
Named Person: Chan Khong, Sister.; Chan Khong, Sister.
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Sister Chan Khong
ISBN: 9781935209379 193520937X
OCLC Number: 794328204
Description: 1 online resource (320 pages)

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Sister Chan Khong's autobiography tells the story of her spiritual and personal odyssey through the many years of her life. The book's centerpiece is her moving account of her return to Vietnam, her homeland, after 40 years of exile. She describes in refreshing detail her emotional reactions, the reunions with many old friends and fellow activists, and her impression of the "new Vietnam" where Buddhists still struggle for religious freedom. Often compared to The Autobiography of Mahatma Gandhi, this memoir connects to larger themes, especialy when the author discusses the life and teaching of.

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