The Lion's Roar (DVD)

The Lion's Roar (DVD)

film on the life, teachings, and death of His Holiness the 16th Gyalwa Karmapa

An extraordinary film on the life, teachings, and death of His Holiness the 16th Gyalwa Karmapa, head of the Kagyu school of Tibetan Buddhism. Featuring extensive interviews with the central figures of the Kagyu lineage and rare footage shot at his monastery in Sikkim and during his 1974 visit to the USA, this film conveys the cultural context and basic beliefs of Vajrayana Buddhism. Included is film of the Karmapa teaching the four young Kagyu Lamas Tai Situ Rinpoche, Jamgon Kongtrul Rinpoche, Shamar Rinpoche, and Gyeltsap Rinpoche how to meditate, and the history of the Karmapas - from which the Tibetan tradition of recognizing incarnations of realized masters first began - is explained.

Preis : 35,00 €

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