The World of the Dalai Lama: An Inside Look at His Life, His People, and His Vision
With stirring text and striking color photographs, this intimate portrait shows the Dalai Lama in his many roles, from his childhood in Old Tibet to his current life on the world stage. A bonus is a personal interview with the Dalai Lama in which he speaks candidly about his reaction to the recent films about his life. 158 color, 27 b/w photographs.
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THE DALAI LAMA
part two A PORTRAIT Chapter ten
A NEW LIFE IN INDIA
14TH DALAI LAMA arrived basic became bodhisattva Buddha Buddhist centers Buddhist teachings century ceremony China Chinese Chinese government Chinese occupation compassion deity despite developed Dharamsala Dharma Drepung Dzogchen encountered Tibetan enlightenment existence experience feel four main schools free Tibet Geluk Gelukpas Geshe government in exile greeting Gyatso happy high lama human India initial Kagyu Khan Lama's leader Left Lhasa living Mahayana Main picture major meditation mind monasteries Mongolia Naropa Nobel nonviolent Norbulingka northern India Nyingma officials ofTibetan Old Tibet oracle Padmasambhava path peace person political Potala practitioner prayers problems public talks realized recitation refugees regent reincarnation religion religious Rinpoche ritual sacred Sakya Pandita Siddhartha simple Buddhist monk someone spiritual STEPHEN BATCHELOR suffering tantra tantric tantric practice teacher Tenzin Gyatso things Tibetan Buddhism Tibetan culture Tibetan government Tilopa tion transformation Trisong Detsen Vajrayana West Western young Tibetans