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By Dalai Lama,Jinpa Thupten,Gavin Kilty

The Dalai Lama tells the existence tale of his extraordinary instructor, Ling Rinpoché, who remained a robust anchor for him from adolescence and into his emergence as a world non secular leader. 

The 6th Ling Rinpoché (1903–83) used to be a towering determine in Tibetan Buddhism. Combining nice studying with nice humility, he used to be ordained by means of the 13th Dalai Lama and went directly to function the the pinnacle of the Geluk culture and because the senior train to the current Dalai Lama. In temperament and knowledge, he had a profound effect at the Dalai Lama’s religious improvement, and he grew to become a steadying presence for His Holiness throughout the chaotic adjustments that outlined the Tibetan event of the 20th century, with the invasion in their county via Communist forces and the next rebuilding in their tradition in India. Ling Rinpoché’s large travels between exiled groups out of the country and throughout India bouyed the spirits of the Tibetan diaspora, and the educational and actions of this consummate Buddhist grasp, right here advised via the Dalai Lama within the conventional Tibetan type, will motivate and amaze.

Over 100 archival photographs deliver the textual content to life.

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