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'''Richard Barron''' ('''Lama Chökyo Nyima''') has studied and translated Tibetan Buddhist texts for over thirty years. He completed the first three-year retreat held for Western students, under the direction of [[Kalu Rinpoche]]. Since that time, he has focused on both oral interpretation of teachings (for lamas from all four schools of the Tibetan tradition) and the translation of texts. His published translations include [[Buddhahood Without Meditation]], and he is involved in a long-term project to translate the ''[[Seven Treasuries]]'' of [[Longchenpa]]. Three volumes in this series have already appeared - [[The Precious Treasury of the Way of Abiding]], [[The Basic Space of Phenomena]] and [[A Treasure Trove of Scriptural Transmissions]]. [[The Autobiography of Jamgön Kongtrul]] is his first translation in the [[Tsadra Foundation Series]] published by Snow Lion Pubhcations.
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Editor's Note: [[Lama Chokyi Nyima]] & [[Chokyi Nyima Rinpoche]] are ''not'' the same person.
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'''Richard Barron''' ('''Lama Chökyi Nyima''') has studied and translated Tibetan Buddhist texts for over thirty years. He completed the first three-year retreat held for Western students, under the direction of [[Kalu Rinpoche]]. Since that time, he has focused on both oral interpretation of teachings (for lamas from all four schools of the Tibetan tradition) and the translation of texts. His published translations include [[Buddhahood Without Meditation]], and he is involved in a long-term project to translate the ''[[Seven Treasuries]]'' of [[Longchenpa]]. Three volumes in this series have already appeared - [[The Precious Treasury of the Way of Abiding]], [[The Precious Treasury of the Basic Space of Phenomena]] and [[A Treasure Trove of Scriptural Transmission]]. [[The Autobiography of Jamgön Kongtrul]] is his first translation in the [[Tsadra Foundation Series]] published by Snow Lion Publications.
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==Short description==
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===Main teachers===
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*[[Kalu Rinpoche]]
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*[[Chagdud Tulku Rinpoche]]
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===Published Works===
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*''[[The Vision of Enlightenment]]'', The Dalai Lama, translated by [[Matthieu Ricard]], Richard Barron and Adam Pearcey, edited by Patrick Gaffney, Dharmakosha, 2006, ISBN 0953125149
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* Barron, Richard (trans);  [[Nyoshul Khenpo Rinpoche]], Jamyang Dorjé (author): ''[[A Marvelous Garland of Rare Gems: Biographies of Masters of Awareness in the Dzogchen Lineage]]''. [[Padma Publishing]] (2006) ISBN 1881847411
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* Barron, Richard (trans),  [[Longchenpa|Longchen Rabjam]] (author): ''[[The Precious Treasury of the Basic Space of Phenomena]] (Chöying Dzöd)". [[Padma Publishing]] 
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* Barron, Richard (trans), [[Longchenpa|Longchen Rabjam]] (author): ''[[A Treasure Trove of Scriptural Transmission]]'': ''A Commentary on the Precious Treasury of the Basic Space of Phenomena'' [[Padma Publishing]] (2001) ISBN 1881847306
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* Barron, Richard (trans), [[Longchenpa|Longchen Rabjam]] (author): ''[[The Precious Treasury of the Way of Abiding]]''. [[Padma Publishing]] (1998) ISBN 1881847098
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* Barron, Richard (trans), [[Longchenpa|Longchen Rabjam]] (author): ''[[The Precious Treasury of Philosophical Systems]]'' (''Drupta Dzöd''): [[Padma Publishing]] (2008) ISBN 1881847446
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* Barron, Richard (trans), [[Longchenpa|Longchen Rabjam]] (author): ''[[The Precious Treasury of Pith Instructions]] (Man-ngak Dzöd)'': [[Padma Publishing]] (2007). ISBN 188184742X
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* Barron, Richard (trans), Dudjom Lingpa (author): ''[[Buddhahood Without Meditation]]'': ''A Visionary Account Known as Refining Apparent Phenomena]] (Nang-jang)''. [[Padma Publishing]] (1997) ISBN 1881847071
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* Barron, Richard (trans. and ed.)''[[The Autobiography of Jamgon Kongtrul]]'', [[Snow Lion Publications]] and the [[Tsadra Foundation]] (2003) ISBN 1559391847
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===Active Projects===
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===Unpublished Works (completed)===
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===Internal Links===
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===External Links===
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*[http://www.lotsawahouse.org/school/id9.html Interview on Lotsawa School]
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Latest revision as of 19:36, 24 September 2009

Lama Chokyi Nyima / Richard Barron

Editor's Note: Lama Chokyi Nyima & Chokyi Nyima Rinpoche are not the same person.

Richard Barron (Lama Chökyi Nyima) has studied and translated Tibetan Buddhist texts for over thirty years. He completed the first three-year retreat held for Western students, under the direction of Kalu Rinpoche. Since that time, he has focused on both oral interpretation of teachings (for lamas from all four schools of the Tibetan tradition) and the translation of texts. His published translations include Buddhahood Without Meditation, and he is involved in a long-term project to translate the Seven Treasuries of Longchenpa. Three volumes in this series have already appeared - The Precious Treasury of the Way of Abiding, The Precious Treasury of the Basic Space of Phenomena and A Treasure Trove of Scriptural Transmission. The Autobiography of Jamgön Kongtrul is his first translation in the Tsadra Foundation Series published by Snow Lion Publications. To make your page, just press the Edit tab above, fill in the blanks, and press "save page" below.

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Short description

Main teachers

Published Works

Active Projects

Unpublished Works (completed)

Internal Links

External Links

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