The Life and Legacy of a Buddhist Master
‘An inspiring and beautiful book about one of our most beloved elders, a modern Buddhist saint’ – Jack Kornfield, author of After the Ecstasy the Laundry
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.
This book includes a Foreword by Sharon Salzberg, and Introduction by Joseph Goldstein and an Afterword by Jack Kornfield.
Paperback, 176 pages – Published 26/07/2005