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In the Forest of Faded Wisdom: 104 Poems by Gendun Chopel, a Bilingual Edition

In the Forest of Faded Wisdom: 104 Poems by Gendun Chopel, a Bilingual Edition

by Gendun Chopel

Editeur : University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226104522
Broché: 199
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Date d'affichage: 2020-06-04
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In a culture where poetry is considered the highest form of human language, Gendun Chopel is revered as Tibet’s greatest modern poet. Born in 1903 as British troops were preparing to invade his homeland, Gendun Chopel was identified at any early age as the incarnation of a famous lama and became a Buddhist monk, excelling in the debating courtyards of the great monasteries of Tibet. At the age of thirty-one, he gave up his monk’s vows and set off for India, where he would wander, often alone and impoverished, for...