Lynn Gardner's Dharmabound: A Journey of 100,000 Miles to Inner Peace PDF

By Lynn Gardner

As a professor, Lynn Gardner spent her whole profession spotting and nurturing capability. She got here to appreciate, notwithstanding, that she wasn’t cultivating her own strength. She enjoyed her profession, her kin, and her husband, yet she sought after a brand new problem.

Her odyssey led her to 10 years of exploration in Bhutan, India, Tibet, and China. As she had event after experience, she begun dedicating herself to the examine of Buddhist ideas.

Gardner had the intense chance to fulfill one of the most revered Buddhist academics on this planet. She studied below Gangteng Tulku Rinpoche of the Tibetan Buddhist Nyingma lineage, visited the key cave of the saint Manjushri, or even concealed contained in the partitions of a Buddhist monastery in Tibetan China because the police performed a raid. Her travels spotlight the plight of Buddhist adherents in areas the place their religion isn't really welcome.

Now, Gardner displays on either her non secular and actual trips between priests, nuns, and different tourists. Her love for the unknown is matched in basic terms by way of her recognize for old customs and traditions. half travelogue, half inspirational memoir, half creation to Buddhism, Dharmabound invitations you on a trip to far flung places.

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