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The hundred thousand songs of Milarepa

Mi-la-ras-pa

The hundred thousand songs of Milarepa

the life-story and teaching of the greatest poet-saint ever to appear in the history of Buddhism.

by Mi-la-ras-pa

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Published by Harper & Row in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Title also in Tibetan.

StatementTranslated and annotated by Garma C.C. Chang.
SeriesHarper Colophon books -- CN 188
ContributionsChang, Chʻeng-chʻi., ed. and tr.
The Physical Object
Paginationxxx, 301 p.
Number of Pages301
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23333683M

THE LIFE OF MILAREPA TSANGNYÖN HERUKA (Gtsang Smyon Heruka, ), the self-proclaimed “Madman of Central Tibet,” was both an iconoclastic tantric master and a celebrated author, best known for his versions of The Life of Milarepa and The Hundred Thousand Songs of Milarepa. ANDREW QUINTMAN is assistant professor of religious studies.   The Hundred Thousand Songs of Milarepa. Translated by Garma C. C. Chang. Boston: Shambhala, pages, cloth $ Tibetan Buddhist poet and anchorite Milarepa is as beloved by common folk and artisans throughout the Himalayas as Saint Francis of Assisi is by southern : Trevor Carolan.

An authoritative new translation of the complete Hundred Thousand Songs of Milarepa, the teaching songs and stories from Tibet's most beloved Buddhist yogi, poet, and saint. Powerful and deeply inspiring, there is no book more beloved by Tibetans than The Hundred Thousand Songs, and no figure more revered than Milarepa. The Hundred Thousand Songs of Milarepa (First complete Edtion) Milarepa (Mi-la-ras-pa), Garma C.C. Chang The Life-story And Teaching Of The Greatest Poet-Saint Ever To Appear In The History Of Buddhism.

  An authoritative new translation of the complete Hundred Thousand Songs of Milarepa, the teaching songs and stories from Tibet's most beloved Buddhist yogi, poet, and saint. Powerful and deeply inspiring, there is no book more beloved by Tibetans than The Hundred Thousand Songs, and no figure more revered than Milarepa, the great eleventh-century poet /5(23). An authoritative new translation of the complete Hundred Thousand Songs of Milarepa, the teaching songs and stories from Tibet's most beloved Buddhist yogi, poet, and saint. Powerful and deeply inspiring, there is no book more beloved by Tibetans than The Hundred Thousand Songs, and no figure more revered than Milarepa, the great eleventh-century poet and saint/5(24).


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Tibetans accord The Hundred Thousand Songs of Milarepa a classic status comparable to that of the Mahabharata and the Bible, and revere its author as probably the best single exemplar of the religious life.

Milarepa was an eleventh-century Buddhist poet and saint, a cotton-clad yogi who avoided the scholarly institutions of his time and wandered from village to village,/5(10).

An authoritative new translation of the complete Hundred Thousand Songs of Milarepa, the teaching songs and stories from Tibet's most beloved Buddhist yogi, poet, and saint.

Powerful and deeply inspiring, there is no book more beloved by Tibetans than The Hundred Thousand Songs, and no figure more revered than Milarepa, the great eleventh-century poet and saint/5(27). "The 'Hundred Thousand Songs of Milarepa' - Its Origin, Back-ground, Function, and Translation," was originally designed to serve as an Introduction to this book.

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May some of ebooks not available on your country and only available for those who subscribe and depend to the source of library websites. Milarepa, the famous Tibetan yogi, lives on through his joyous, instructional songs and poetry.

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About The Hundred Thousand Songs of Milarepa. An authoritative new translation of the complete Hundred Thousand Songs of Milarepa, the teaching songs and stories from Tibet’s most beloved Buddhist yogi, poet, and saint.

Powerful and deeply inspiring, there is no book more beloved by Tibetans than The Hundred Thousand Songs, and no figure more revered than Milarepa, the. An authoritative new translation of the complete Hundred Thousand Songs of Milarepa, the teaching songs and stories from Tibet's most beloved Buddhist yogi, poet, and saint.

Powerful and deeply inspiring, there is no book more beloved by Tibetans than The Hundred Thousand Songs, and no figure more revered than Milarepa, the great eleventh /5(8).

Tibetans accord The Hundred Thousand Songs of Milarepa a classic status comparable to that of the Mahabharata and the Bible, and revere its author as probably the best single exemplar of the religious life.

Milarepa was an eleventh-century Buddhist poet and saint, a cotton-clad yogi who avoided the scholarly institutions of his time and wandered from village to village, teaching /5(). One of the amazing poems of master Milarepa from his book: "The hundred thousand songs of Milarepa.

In Garma C.C. Chang published the first full translation in any modern language of the collection of Milarepa’s songs gathered by Tsangnyön Heruka, under the title The Hundred Thousand Songs of Milarepa (Shambhala, [] ). The record of Milarepa’s songs is important for two reasons.

The hundred thousand songs of Milarepa. [Milarepa.; Ch'eng Chi Chang] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book: All Authors / Contributors: Milarepa.; Ch'eng Chi Chang. Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number.

An authoritative new translation of the complete Hundred Thousand Songs of Milarepa, the teaching songs and stories from Tibet's most beloved Buddhist yogi, poet, and saint. Powerful and deeply inspiring, there is no book more beloved by Tibetans than The Hundred Thousand Songs, and no figure more revered than Milarepa, the great eleventh-century poet and saint/5(23).

But it also stands on its own as a testament and guidebook on how to live a human life to its fullest, not in spite of obstacles, fears, and set-backs, but because of them. Each person will identify with appreciate different songs. It is a great book to take on retreat, along with the Hundred Thousand Songs of : Clarke Warren.

This term translates literally as 'Milarepa's Hundred Thousand Songs'. Milarepa was the student of Marpa - a Tibetan man who had travelled to India to study the Dharma.

These kind of highly spiritualised beings became known as 'mahasiddhi', or 'those who possess great spiritual powers'/5(29). An authoritative new translation of the complete Hundred Thousand Songs of Milarepa, the teaching songs and stories from Tibet's most beloved Buddhist yogi, poet, and saint.

Powerful and deeply inspiring, there is no book more beloved by Tibetans than The Hundred Thousand Songs, and no figure more revered than Milarepa, the great eleventh. The Hundred Thousand Songs of Milarepa, says the book's translator, "has been read as the biography of a saint, a guide book for devotions, a manual of Buddhist yoga, a volume of songs and poems, and even a collection of Tibetan folklore, and fairy tales." With titles like "The Salvation of the Dead," "A Woman's Role in the Dharma," and /5(30).

His Hundred Thousand Songs is the light of every practitioner’s heart, the inspiration for every meditator, and the example for every renunciant. This new edition will be a peerless companion for all future yogins and yoginis, inspiring generations of practitioners as it has for almost a thousand years." —Dzigar Kongtrul Rinpoche "Milarepa.

Get this from a library. The hundred thousand songs of Milarepa: a new translation. [Mi-la-ras-pa; Gtsaṅ-smyon He-ru-ka; Christopher Stagg; Dzogchen Ponlop, Rinpoche] -- Powerful and deeply inspiring, there is no book more beloved by Tibetans than The Hundred Thousand Songs, and no figure more revered than Milarepa, the great eleventh-century poet and saint.

Previous biographies of Milarepa were enlarged with religious poetry and song cycles, which doubled the volume of biographical information. Tsangnyön Heruka published these songs in a separate volume as The Hundred Thousand Songs of Milarepa, summarizing the various song cycles in chapter eleven of The Life of Milarepa.

The Hundred Thousand Songs of Milarepa, says the book's translator, "has been read as the biography of a saint, a guide book for devotions, a manual of Buddhist yoga, a volume of songs and poems, and even a collection of Tibetan folklore, and fairy tales."/5().

An authoritative new translation of the complete Hundred Thousand Songs of Milarepa, the teaching songs and stories from Tibet’s most beloved Buddhist yogi, poet, and saint.

Powerful and deeply inspiring, there is no book more beloved by Tibetans than The Hundred Thousand Songs, and no figure more revered than Milarepa, the great eleventh-century poet .