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New PDF release: First Thought Best Thought

By Chogyam Trungpa

ISBN-10: 1570626103

ISBN-13: 9781570626104

here's a detailed contribution to the sector of poetry: a brand new selection of works via America's most suitable Buddhist meditation grasp, Chögyam Trungpa. those poems and songs—most of which have been written given that his arrival within the usa in 1970—combine a historical past in classical Tibetan poetry with Trungpa's intuitive perception into the spirit of the United States, a spirit that's powerfully evoked in his use of colloquial metaphor and modern imagery.

Most of the poems have been initially written in English—clearly the results of the author's personal perceptions of recent kinds and media provided to him by means of a special tradition. each one poem has its personal perception and tool, which come from a skillful mixture of conventional Asian subtlety and precision mixed with a completely glossy vernacular. numerous of the author's calligraphies accompany the collection.

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