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Drinking the Mountain Stream: Songs of Tibet's Beloved Saint, Milarepa

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Milarepa, Tibet's renowned and beloved saint, wandered the terrain of eleventh-century Tibet, guiding countless followers along the Buddhist path. Milarepa's songs and poems are bold and inspiring, his language direct and immediate. Lama Kunga Rinpoche and Brian Cutillo render a faithful translation of this rare collection.

Synopsis:

Inspiring stories and poems from the revered saint who wandered the Himalayas guiding countless followers along the Buddhist path.

About the Author

Jetsun Milarepa, Tibet's renowned and beloved saint, is known for his penetrating insights, wry sense of humor, and ability to render any lesson into spontaneous song. His songs and poems exhibit the bold, inspirational leader as he guided followers along the Buddhist path.Lama Kunga Rinpoche is formerly Ngor Thartse Shabtrung of the Ngor monastery of the Sakya sect of Tibet. He is believed to be the incarnation of one of Milarepa's closest disciples. Rinpoche has been in America since the mid-1960s and currently heads Ewam Choden Dharma Center in Kensington, California.Brian Cutillo (1945-2006) was an American scholar and translator. He was also an accomplished neuro-cognitive scientist, musician, anthropologist and textile weaver. Cutillo was a student of Geshe Wangyal and other Tibetan teachers. He also collaborated with Lama Kunga Rinpoche on the translation of additional songs and stories of Milarepa published in the volume Miraculous Journey.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780861710638
Translator:
Kunga, Lama
Other:
Cutillo, Brian
Translator:
Cutillo, Brian
Author:
Soderburg, Amy
Author:
Milarepa
Author:
Kunga
Author:
Cutillo, Brian
Author:
Milarepa, Jetsun
Author:
Mi-La-Ras-Pa
Publisher:
Wisdom Publications (MA)
Location:
Boston :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Spiritual life
Subject:
China
Subject:
Buddhism
Subject:
Mi-la ras-pa, 1038-1122
Subject:
Spiritual life -- Buddhism.
Subject:
Buddhism - General
Subject:
RELIGION / Buddhism/Tibetan
Subject:
REL007050
Subject:
Religion Eastern-Buddhism
Edition Number:
Rev. ed.
Edition Description:
Trade Paperback
Series Volume:
103-71
Publication Date:
20010531
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
224
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in 11.5 oz

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