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The Ri-me Philosophy of Jamgon Kongtrul the Great by Ringu Tulku

The Ri-me Philosophy of Jamgon Kongtrul the Great

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The Ri-me Philosophy of Jamgon Kongtrul the Great by Ringu Tulku
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Oct 09, 2007 | 336 Pages
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"In this new text, Naropa University professor Ringu Tulku presents an in-depth look at the Ri-me movement and its leader. Tulku’s lucid history includes a biography of Jamgön Kongtrul the Great, summaries of the movement’s philosophies, and the practices and views of the major Tibetan lineages."—Tricycle

"For those interested in the history of Buddhism as it was transmitted in Tibet, this history of the Ri-me movement, biography of Jamgön Kontrul Lodro Thaye, and history of the lineages is invaluable."—Khenchen Thrangu Rinpoche

"This is a marvelous survey of Tibetan Buddhism and the development of the Ri-me approach in the nineteenth century. Ringu Tulku writes with the authority of an insider. This is a must-read for all scholars and students, both Tibetan and Western."—E. Gene Smith, Tibetan Buddhist Resource Center at the Rubin Art Museum

"A seminal work from one of the great masters of Tibetan scholarship. With clarity, sophistication, and historical depth, Ringu Tulku outlines Ri-me, the most important Tibetan philosophy of the past two centuries, the guiding force throughout the practice traditions of Tibetan Buddhism."—Reginald A. Ray, author of Indestructible Truth and Secret of the Vajra World

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