The Nyingma School of Tibetan Buddhism: Its Fundamentals and History

The Nyingma School of Tibetan Buddhism: Its Fundamentals and History

Gyurme Dorje


Written by way of a superb sleek Nyingma grasp, Dudjom Rinpoche's The Nyingma college of Tibetan Buddhism covers intimately and intensity either the basic teachings and the historical past of Tibetan Buddhism's oldest institution. This, the 1st English translation of His Holiness' masterwork, constitutes the main whole paintings of its variety within the West.

An absolute treasure for college students of the culture, it's also an necessary reference for somebody with an curiosity in Buddhism. The e-book comprises chronologies and glossaries that elucidate Buddhist doctrine, and it presents interesting insights into the Buddhist heritage of Tibet. treatises shape the current quantity, specifically the Fundamentals of the Nyingma School and the History of the Nyingma School. one of the most generally learn of all His Holiness Dudjom Rinpoche's works, those treatises have been composed in the course of the years instantly following his arrival in India as a refugee. His goal in writing them was once to maintain the ideal constitution of the Nyingma philosophical view inside of its personal historic and cultural context.

This is the 1st time this article has been to be had in a alternate variation. superbly awarded, this single-volume variation represents a very incredible present, and lines illustrations in black and white and in colour, plus maps, bibliographic details, and invaluable annotations.

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