Sacred Sites of the Dalai Lamas

Sacred Sites of the Dalai Lamas

by Glenn H Mullin
     
 

The Sacred Sites of the Dalai Lamas combines stunning photographs of Tibet’s most sacred monasteries with commentary on the historical relevance of these sites for Tibetan Buddhism. It explores the caves where the early Buddhist masters meditated, enters the monasteries where the Dalai Lamas and others taught, and visits the famous oracle lake of Lhamo

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The Sacred Sites of the Dalai Lamas combines stunning photographs of Tibet’s most sacred monasteries with commentary on the historical relevance of these sites for Tibetan Buddhism. It explores the caves where the early Buddhist masters meditated, enters the monasteries where the Dalai Lamas and others taught, and visits the famous oracle lake of Lhamo Lhatso where every Dalai Lama has had prophetic visions. Includes brief biographies, inspirational quotations and passages from the writings of the early Dalai Lamas.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781611250060
Publisher:
Wiese, Michael Productions
Publication date:
10/01/2011
Pages:
200
Product dimensions:
8.04(w) x 8.01(h) x 0.54(d)

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Meet the Author

Glenn Mullin (Lama Maitrizopa) studied Buddhism with the Tibetan refugees in India for over 12 years. His two most important teachers were the two spiritual masters of the Dalai Lama — Kyabje Ling Rinpoche and Trijang Dorjechang. He has written 25 books on Tibetan culture including a dozen on the lives and works of the early Dalai Lamas. His latest is Tibetan Book of the Dead (Illustrated).  

Accompanying Mr. Mullin on pilgrimage were photographers Gerry Croce, Rob Deming, Michael Wiese, and William P. Wood Jr. Book Editor: Donald McCrea.

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