The Resource Himalayan hermitess : the life of a Tibetan Buddhist nun, Kurtis R. Schaeffer

Himalayan hermitess : the life of a Tibetan Buddhist nun, Kurtis R. Schaeffer

Label
Himalayan hermitess : the life of a Tibetan Buddhist nun
Title
Himalayan hermitess
Title remainder
the life of a Tibetan Buddhist nun
Statement of responsibility
Kurtis R. Schaeffer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • tib
  • eng
Summary
Orgyan Chokyi spent her entire life in Dolpo, expressly forbidden to write her life story by her master. Despite being illiterate she did so anyway, after receiving divine inspiration to compose one of the most forthright and engaging spiritual autobiographies of the Tibetan literary tradition
Action
digitized
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
  • 294.3/657/092
  • B
Index
index present
Language note
With English translation of the Life of Orgyan Chokyi
LC call number
BQ7950.O747
LC item number
S33 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Himalayan hermitess : the life of a Tibetan Buddhist nun, Kurtis R. Schaeffer
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-213) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. The Buddhist Himalaya of Orgyan Chokyi. The religious world of the hermitess ; The life of the hermitess ; Sorrow and joy ; Women, men, suffering ; Religious practice. -- pt. 2. The life of Orgyan Chokyi. -- Appendix: Characters in the life of Orgyan Chokyi
Control code
ocm61730731
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 220 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280704307
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b27874576
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)61730731
  • oso0195348427
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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