Download e-book for iPad: American Buddhist Rebel: The Story of Rama - Dr. Frederick by Liz Lewinson

By Liz Lewinson

Winner of the 2016 Eric Hoffer Award, this acclaimed biography of the intense, arguable Buddhist instructor Rama - Dr. Frederick Lenz (1950 - 1998) tells the tale of a free-spirited, activities jock youngster who transforms into an iconoclastic, cutting edge chief. experience, mystical trips and breaking barriers are the norm as stated through the a hundred+ scholars and associates interviewed via writer Liz Lewinson.

Meditation, the empowerment of ladies and occupation as perform are yet 3 of the middle teachings coated during this e-book. Dr. Lenz bumped into competition, in fact, yet he stored his priorities instantly.

When he visited Nepal at age 19, he encountered an elderly monk who educated him that he used to be a lineage bearer. He was once to restore an historical tuition of enlightenment. He used to be to discover his many previous lifestyles scholars and support them in attaining joyous enlightenment during this lifestyles or at the least set them securely at the direction. He was once to do that within the West, utilizing Western capability. within the East, centuries-old traditions hold meditative pathways to enlightenment. within the West, dealing with a clean canvas, Dr. Lenz stumbled on new how one can construct mental/meditative prowess via careers similar to computing device technology, visits to American "places of power," wisdom approximately actual gender equilibrium, video clips, song, and dance. He taught those talents to American scholars and saw their good fortune. if you learn this fast paced biography, you input the interior educating circle of baseline American Buddhism.

"This interesting biography captures the knowledge of a real, compelling instructor who mixed absolute miracles with humor, enjoyable, and event. in the event you learn this fast moving e-book, you're feeling you're there, studying and reworking. this is often an unique and interesting read." -- Lynn Andrews, writer of the drugs girl Series

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