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Cave in the Snow

Tenzin Palmo"s Quest for Enlightenment

by Vicki Mackenzie

  • 329 Want to read
  • 2 Currently reading

Published by Bloomsbury USA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women,
  • Religion,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Buddhism - General,
  • Religious,
  • Body, Mind & Spirit / Mental & Spiritual Healing

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8786227M
    ISBN 101582340455
    ISBN 109781582340456
    OCLC/WorldCa43302228

    Cave in the Snow A Western Woman's Quest for Enlightenment. By Tenzin Palmo, Vicki Mackenzie. Engrossing spiritual biography of only the second Western woman to become a Tibetan Buddhist nun. Book Review by Frederic and . This is the book Cave in the Snow is one of the best books I have ever encountered. I read the book two years ago and just finished listening to this audio book. Tenzin Palmo's story is extraordinary. She is a true bodhisattva who I count as one of my teachers. Her teachings are clear and to the point.

    Directed by Liz Thompson. With Jetsunma Tenzin Palmo, Khamtrul Rinpoche, The Dalai Lama. Jetsunma Tenzin Palmo, English born Diane Perry, spent twelve years in a Himalayan cave, then found herself thrust into advocating full ordination of women in the Tibetan tradition and eventually began a nunnery, Dongyu Gatsal Lin/10(11). Get this from a library! Cave in the snow: a western woman's quest for enlightenment. [Vicki Mackenzie] -- "This is the incredible story of Tenzin Palmo, a remarkable woman who spent 12 years alone in a c feet up in the Himalayas. At the .

      The only book I had with me was Mind Unshaken, about Buddhism. Halfway through the book, I said to my mother, "I'm a Buddhist." the snow covered the door and window and the whole cave was in.   This is the book Cave in the Snow is one of the best books I have ever encountered. I read the book two years ago and just finished listening to this audio book. Tenzin Palmo's story is extraordinary. She is a true bodhisattva who I count as one of my teachers. Her teachings are clear and to the point/5(2).


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Cave in the Snow: A Western Woman's Quest for Enlightenment Paperback – August 1, by Vicki MacKenzie (Author) out of 5 stars ratings See all 16 formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsCited by: 4. "Cave in the Snow" is the biography of Tenzin Palmo, a British woman, who became a Tibetan Buddhist nun at an early age.

In her attempt to seek enlightenment, she endured 12 years in solitary isolation in a barren cave in the Karakoram mountains/5. In addition, it is simply a compelling story--a snow cave, high in the Himalayas, a young woman all alone against the formidable elements of weather, altitude and wild animals, and hunger and sometimes illness--what a brave person and a courageous by: 4.

About Cave In The Snow. Dianne Perry led an average childhood in London's East End until, in her teens, she became convinced there must be a spiritual dimension to life of a kind unavailable to her.

After reading a book on Buddhism she realized that this was what she had been seeking and left England for India at the age of twenty.

Cave in the Snow book in the Snow is an exceptional book that will deepen your inner knowing and enrich your life. It is a story of holistic knowlege and experiences of spirit.

I was profoundly touched by the honesty and authenticity of Tenzin Palmo. Vicki Mackenzies book opens minds and nourishes souls.4/5(2). Synopsis This is the story of Tenzin Palmo, an Englishwoman, the daughter of a fishmonger from London's East End, who spent 12 years alone in a c feet up in the Himalayas and became a world-renowned spiritual leader and champion of the right of women to achieve spiritual enlightenment.

Diane Perry grew up in London's East End/5(). Cave In The Snow: A Western Woman's Quest for Enlightenment and over million other books are available for Amazon Kindle.

Cave in the Snow Paperback – 1 October by Vicki Mackenzie (Author)5/5(1). Cave In The Snow: A Western Woman's Quest for Enlightenment and over 2 million other books are available for Amazon Kindle/5().

Cave in The Snow is hot stuff. Published by User, 18 years ago This biography of the first western woman Tibetan Buddhist lama, child of the second half of the 20th Century & seeker of spiritual perfection is delightful, frank, detailed & by: 4.

In she secluded herself in a remote c feet up in the Himalayas, where she stayed for 12 years between the ages of 33 and In this mountain hideaway she faced unimaginable cold, wild animals, floods, snow and rockfalls, grew her own food and slept in a traditional wooden meditation box, three feet square - she never lay down/5(K).

In she secluded herself in a remote c feet up in the Himalayas, where she stayed for 12 years between the ages of 33 and In this mountain hideaway she faced unimaginable cold, wild animals, floods, snow and rockfalls, grew her own food and slept in a traditional wooden meditation box, three feet square - she never lay down/5(54).

Cave in the Snow: Tenzin Palmo's Quest for Enlightenment Vicki Mackenzie Dianne Perry led an average childhood in London's East End until, in her teens, she became convinced there must be a spiritual dimension to life of a kind unavailable to her.

Description: The story of Tenzin Palmo, an Englishwoman, the daughter of a fishmonger from London's East End, who spent 12 years alone in a c feet up in the Himalayas and became a world-renowned spiritual leader and champion of the right of women to achieve spiritual enlightenment.

Diane Perry grew up in London's East End. Having seen the documentary 'A Cave In The Snow' on YouTube as well as various talks given by Tenzin Poulmo, this is a worthwhile read and an impressive introduction to Buddhism and the incredible experiences of a brave and truly beatific nun/5().

The book reaches a peak in the chapters about Tenzin Palmo's cave retreat. The book changes directions upon Tenzin Palmo's emergence from the /5(). Description of the book "Cave in the Snow: Tenzin Palmo's Quest for Enlightenment": This is the incredible story of Tenzin Palmo, a remarkable woman who spent 12 years alone in a c feet up in the Himalayas.

She was interviewed by the Radio National program The Spirit of Things in about her book, Why Buddhism. Westerners in Search of Wisdom. Her book Cave in the Snow: a woman's quest for enlightenment was reviewed in Minneapolis City :England.

Inshe secluded herself in a remote c feet up in the Himalayas, where she stayed for 12 years between the ages of 33 and In this mountain hideaway she faced unimaginable cold, wild animals, floods, snow and rockfalls, grew her own food and slept in a traditional wooden meditation box, three feet square - she never lay down.5/5(1).

Cave in the Snow is one of the best books I have ever encountered. I read the book two years ago and just finished listening to this audio book. Tenzin Palmo's story is extraordinary.

About Cave In The Snow. The story of Tenzin Palmo, an Englishwoman, the daughter of a fishmonger from London's East End, who spent 12 years alone in a c feet up in the Himalayas and became a world-renowned spiritual leader and champion of the right of women to achieve spiritual enlightenment.

Cave in the Snow Summary Cave in the Snow: A Western Woman's Quest for Enlightenment by Vicki MacKenzie The story of Tenzin Palmo, an Englishwoman, the daughter of a fishmonger from London's East End, who spent 12 years alone in a c feet up in the Himalayas and became a world-renowned spiritual leader and champion of the right of.Cave in the Snow is an exceptional book that will deepen your inner knowing and enrich your life.

It is a story of holistic knowlege and experiences of spirit. I was profoundly touched by the honesty and authenticity of Tenzin Palmo. Vicki Mackenzies book opens minds and nourishes souls. ()/5(6).Cave in the snow. [Vicki Mackenzie] The fascinating true story of an Englishwoman who spent 12 years alone in a cave in the Himalayas and became a world-renowned spiritual leader.

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