By Shamar Rinpoche
In this e-book, Shamar Rinpoche, the Fourteenth Shamarpa, introduces the 10th Karmapa via his translations of the Karmapa’s autobiographical writings and an eighteenth century biography of him. As an immediate lineage-descendant from the 6th Shamarpa—the Karmapa’s guru—the Shamar Rinpoche stocks his distinct wisdom and event via vast annotations and a ancient review of Tibet from the 13th via 17th century.
The textual content of A Golden Swan in Turbulent Waters: The existence and instances of the 10th Karmapa Choying Dorje is complemented by way of maps and colour illustrations depicting locations the place the Karmapa lived and his prolific creative paintings, with a few item photographs being released for the 1st time.
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A Golden Swan in Turbulent Waters: The Life and Times of the Tenth Karmapa Choying Dorje by Shamar Rinpoche