Milking the Painted Cow: The Creative Power of Mind and the Shape of Reality in Light of the Buddhist Tradition

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Dharma Pub., 2005 - Body, Mind & Spirit - 164 pages
Rooted in both in tradition and the Western world view, this book emphasizes study grounded in direct experience. Tarthang Tulku suggests specific practices to make every moment an opportunity for insight and growth. The author has lived in the west for more than 30 years, learning how westerners think and experimenting with ways to transmit the Buddha's teachings and the new world.

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Tarthang Tulku is originally from Eastern Tibet. He received traditional training from the great masters of his time in the Nyingma school the oldest school of Tibetan Buddhism. He eventually completed the highest studies. Today he is recognized as one of the greatest living authorities on the Nyingma tradition.

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