Title:The Life of Milarepa
Editor:Lobsang P. Lhalungpa
Publisher:Book Faith India
Remarks:B&W and Colour Photographs and Notes.
Size:134 x 208 mm
This is the illustrated biography of Milapera, the eleventh century Yogin and poet, who is the most renowned saint in Tibetan Buddhist history. It can be read on several levels as the biography of mystic, it presents a quest for spiritual perfection, a piece of inspirational literature, tracing the path of a great sinner who becomes a great saint. It is also a personal and moving introduction to Tibetan Buddhism. But it is also a powerful and graphic folk tale, full of magic, disaster, feuds, deceptions and humour. Milapera is a holy but captivatingly human figure who developed from an avenging black magician to a supremely powerful Yogin, pointing the way to spiritual liberation and complete self knowledge. In this book, the author has described about the Tibetan Buddhism in detail along with the Tibetan traditions.