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Don't expect to be picked out of the crowd for "special" teachings, or picked out of the crowd as some special incarnated being. But she says she was ready and happy to die. Detail of the manuscript cover fig.5 cm.22. 14th century.151. mid-14th century.244. As I have obtained a copy of the printed booklet which is sold at the stupa to the pilgrims, I here give a short abstract of its contents, which are interesting as showing how the stupa is brought into intimate relation with the chief legendary and historic persons of early Lamaism.

Pages: 320

Publisher: Wisdom Publications (October 25, 2016)

ISBN: B01G2DD4YC

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