The 14th Dalai Lama: A Manga Biography

By Tetsu Saiwai

A new means of having to understand one of many world's such a lot liked religious leaders.

that includes a charmingly illustrated structure that may entice readers of every age, this detailed biography is a perfect creation to the chief of the Tibetan government-in-exile. Born in 1935 to a peasant kinfolk in a small village, Tenzin Gyatso was once famous on the age of 2 because the reincarnation of his predecessor, the 13th Dalai Lama. In 1950, His Holiness assumed complete political strength whilst China invade Tibet-a tragedy that eternally replaced him and formed his efforts on behalf of global peace, for which he used to be award the Nobel Peace Prize. This photo novel is an beautiful and approachable depiction of the lifestyles and character of an iconic determine.

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Directed via Martin Scorsese. Performer: Tenzin Thuthob Tsarong. Walt Disney Video, 1998. Books 1. Gyalpo, Pema. Tibet Nyumon. Tokyo: Nicchu Shuppan, 1998 (in Japanese). 2. Ishihama, Yumiko, and Kazuo Nagahashi. Zusetsu Tibet Rekishi Kikou. Tokyo: Kawade Shobo Shinsha, 1999 (in Japanese). three. Tenzin Gyatso, the 14th Dalai Lama, and Howard C. Cutler. The paintings of Happiness: A guide for dwelling. manhattan: Riverhead Hardcover, 1998. four. Tenzin Gyatso, the 14th Dalai Lama. Freedom in Exile: The Autobiography of the Dalai Lama. manhattan: HarperCollins, 1990. five. Tenzin Gyatso, the 14th Dalai Lama. Daku Kotoba. Tokyo: East Press, 2006 (in Japanese). sites 1. “Latest information. ” His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama of Tibet. The workplace of His Holiness the Dalai Lama, March 2006, http://www. dalailama. com. 2. “Messages for You from H. H. the Dalai Lama. ” Liaison place of work of H. H. the Dalai Lama for Japan and East-Asia. 20 may perhaps 2006, http://www. tibethouse. jp/dalaUama/message/index. html (in Japanese). three. “14th Dalai Lama. ” Wikipedia: The unfastened Encyclopedia. Wikimedia starting place, Inc. , August 2006, http://en. wik ipedia. org/wik i/Tenzin_ Gyatso,_the_14th_Dalai_Lama. four. “Tibetin Exile. ” The authentic website of the primary Tibetan management. The imperative Tibetan management, August 2007, http://www. tibet. web. five. “Tibet information. ” overseas crusade for Tibet. foreign crusade for Tibet, June 2006, http://www. savetibet. org. ACKNOWLEDGMENTS This paintings wouldn't have been attainable with out the type contributions from The Liaison workplace of His Holiness the Dalai Lama for Japan and East Asia. i might really wish to thank Mr. Chope Paljor Tsering, former consultant of the liaison workplace, for achieving authorization from the govt of Tibet in Exile in Dharamsala, and Mr. Lhakpa Tshoko, present consultant of the liaison place of work, for his insightful recommendation and for coordinating the picture archive with their Taipei consultant. To help the exiled Tibetan neighborhood through the Liaison place of work, please stopover at: http://www. tibethouse. jp/support/index. html (in Japanese). The autobiography of His Holiness the Dalai Lama, Freedom in Exile, and Kundun, a characteristic movie directed through Martin Scorsese, grew to become crucial resources of knowledge and notion for our paintings. we are hoping that our depiction of the Tibetan panorama, structure, and gown seem as regards to truth. We thank the spiritual starting place of His Holiness the Dalai Lama for generously permitting us entry to picture pictures, which supplied worthwhile richness and fact to our image novel. We additionally want to thank the photographers from world wide for lending their expertise and photographs to us. thanks to Pedro Saraiva, Gert Holmertz, and Stephan Bollinger for knowing the reason for the undertaking. final, we thank our family and friends individuals for his or her unwavering idea and encouragement.

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