Light of Fearless Indestructible Wisdom: The Life and Legacy of His Holiness Dudjom Rinpoche by Ven. Khenpo Tsewang Dongyal Rinpoche
360 pp. replete with 16 color and 65 b/w photos;
Special Cloth Hardback Edition
Published by Snow Lion.
Beloved master visionary poet revealer of profound spiritual treasures His Holiness Dudjom Rinpoche was a paramount figure in the history of twentieth-century Tibet. He worked closely with H.H. the 14th Dalai Lama to reinvigorate Tibetan culture and spiritual practice following the loss of their homeland. Nyingma masters and devotees both ordained and lay unanimously appointed him Supreme Head of the Nyingma School of Tibetan Buddhism and he served in this capacity until his passing in 1987. He wrote over two dozen volumes of poetry music history and philosophy. In addition he assembled and published texts which might otherwise have been lost and delivered unprecedented numbers of initiations and teachings to thousands of individuals.
Written by a Nyingma master who served for several years as Dudjom Rinpoche’s secretary, this biography celebrates a teacher whose hardships in exile did not diminish his zest for scholarship and practice.
Khenpo Tsewang Dongyal Rinpoche (Khentrul Tsewang Dongyal) is co-director at Padmasambhava Buddhist Centers. He lives at Padma Samye Ling monastery in New York.