Monday, March 2, 2009

Dipa Ma 's Biography

Read the life story and spiritual teachings of Dipa Ma, a major figure in contemporary Buddhism. She was the teacher of such well-respected western Buddhists as Jack Kornfield, Sharon Salzberg, Joseph Goldstein, Alice Walker and Sylvia Boorstein, among others.

An accomplished yogi, she was an inspired teacher and a devoted mother and grandmother. A woman who found great freedom through profound levels of insight and one who exemplified in her every action immense kindness, generosity, and mindfulness.

Through this unique account of a remarkable woman, together with the reminiscences of her students, many more aspiring practitioners will be inspired by her life and legacy.

Foreword: Sharon Salzberg
Introduction: Joseph Goldstein
Afterword: Jack Kornfield

This book, like Dipa Ma, is simple, straightforward and powerful.
Alice Walker, author of The Color Purple

Link to Wind Horse Publications

Link to Barnes & Noble

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