The Collected Works of Chogyam Trungpa: Volume Four

Journey without Goal; The Lion's Roar; The Dawn of Tantra; An Interview with Chogyam Trungpa
By Chogyam Trungpa
Edited by Carolyn Rose Gimian
 - Hardcover



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Shambhala Publications
Pages: 496
Size: 6 x 9
ISBN: 9781590300282

The Collected Works of Chögyam Trungpa brings together in ten volumes the writings of the first and most influential and inspirational Tibetan teacher to present Buddhism in the West. Organized by theme, the collection includes full-length books as well as articles, seminar transcripts, poems, plays, and interviews, many of which have never before been available in book form. From memoirs of his escape from Chinese-occupied Tibet to insightful discussions of psychology, mind, and meditation; from original verse and calligraphy to the esoteric lore of tantric Buddhism—the impressive range of Trungpa's vision, talents, and teachings is showcased in this landmark series.

Volume Four presents introductory writings on the vajrayana tantric teachings, clearing up Western misconceptions about Buddhist tantra. It includes three full-length books and a 1976 interview in which Chögyam Trungpa offers penetrating comments on the challenge of bringing the vajrayana teachings to America.

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"[Trungpa's] wisdom and his vision have been lovingly preserved . . . compiled and edited by Carolyn Rose Gimian who has edited his works for more than 25 years." —The Beacon

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