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White Lama: In Search of Theos Bernard, Tibet's Lost Missionary to the New World

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Traces the experience of the Hatha Yoga pioneer, describing how in 1937 he became the third American to enter Tibet, his subsequent initiation into Tantric practice and his introduction of Tibetan Buddhist philosophy to America.

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DOUGLAS VEENHOF is a former mountain guide and an award-winning journalist. He has been practicing and studying Buddhism and Yoga for nearly forty years.

Table of Contents

Out of a clear sky — The philosopher's dance — The pageant of India — Kalimpong — Gyantse — Gates of the Forbidden city — The pilgrim's welcome — Living ritual — The hermit's blessing — The treasure of Padmasambhava — Ambassador of Shangri-La — Tibetland — Gone to the other side.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780307720825
Subtitle:
The Life of Tantric Yogi Theos Bernard, Tibet's Lost Emissary to the New World
Publisher:
The Doubleday Religious Publishing Group
Author:
Veenhof, Douglas
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Publication Date:
20110419
Binding:
ELECTRONIC
Language:
English
Pages:
466

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