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In search of Buddha's daughters : a modern journey down ancient roads, Christine Toomey

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In search of Buddha's daughters : a modern journey down ancient roads
Title
In search of Buddha's daughters
Title remainder
a modern journey down ancient roads
Statement of responsibility
Christine Toomey
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Author
Subject
Language
eng
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Biography type
contains biographical information
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DLC
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Toomey, Christine
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Toomey, Christine
  • Buddhist nuns
  • Buddhist nuns
  • Buddhist monasticism and religious orders for women
Label
In search of Buddha's daughters : a modern journey down ancient roads, Christine Toomey
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"First published in Great Britain as The Saffron Road: A Journey with Buddha's Daughters by Portobello Books, an imprint of Granta Publications, 2015."
Contents
Preface: Crossroads -- EAST -- Part I: Nepal. Kung fu nuns ; To Kathmandu ; Birthplace -- Part II: India. Burning for justice ; Entering the debate ; Out of silence -- Part III: Burma. Golden spires ; Peace and persecution -- Part IV: Japan. Mirror Zen ; Stillness -- WEST -- Part V: North America. Route 101 ; East of the Cascades -- Part VI: Britain. Changing gear ; "We are pioneers!" ; "Zen is not a spectator sport" -- Part VII: France. Quiet revolutions ; Changing times -- Part VIII: Beyond bounds. Inside ; Full circle ; The desert
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
370 pages
Isbn
9781615193264
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
2015042267
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)927192330
  • (OCoLC)ocn927192330
  • 766747
Label
In search of Buddha's daughters : a modern journey down ancient roads, Christine Toomey
Publication
Note
"First published in Great Britain as The Saffron Road: A Journey with Buddha's Daughters by Portobello Books, an imprint of Granta Publications, 2015."
Contents
Preface: Crossroads -- EAST -- Part I: Nepal. Kung fu nuns ; To Kathmandu ; Birthplace -- Part II: India. Burning for justice ; Entering the debate ; Out of silence -- Part III: Burma. Golden spires ; Peace and persecution -- Part IV: Japan. Mirror Zen ; Stillness -- WEST -- Part V: North America. Route 101 ; East of the Cascades -- Part VI: Britain. Changing gear ; "We are pioneers!" ; "Zen is not a spectator sport" -- Part VII: France. Quiet revolutions ; Changing times -- Part VIII: Beyond bounds. Inside ; Full circle ; The desert
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
370 pages
Isbn
9781615193264
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
2015042267
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)927192330
  • (OCoLC)ocn927192330
  • 766747

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