Tenzin Palmo's story is certainly an inspiring one - a great accomplishment for any Westerner and all the more so for a woman, alone in Asia (where women, generally, are not quite... Read morePublished on Oct. 11 2010 by Kieran Fox
Not only the book is written reasonably well but Tenzin Palmo's life story is so touching that you probably won't stop reading until you reach the last sentence. Read morePublished on Aug. 16 2001 by Alain MARIE
This biography of the first western woman Tibetan Buddhist lama, child of the second half of the 20th Century & seeker of spiritual perfection is delightful, frank, detailed... Read morePublished on Aug. 27 2000 by Rebecca Brown
Tenzin Palmo, this book's subject, is a character you will never forget. Full of faith, insight and strength, her dedication to persuing the Path has determined her life and... Read morePublished on July 26 2000 by L. Rephann
Despite Vicki Mackenzie's breathless tabloid style (which she comes by honestly, as a British tabloid journalist), this book works brilliantly ... Read morePublished on July 6 2000 by Julia
A truly inspiring book. Written without sentimentality, it describes the life of Tenzim Palmo and her quest to receive enlightenment. Read morePublished on May 16 2000 by "netsu"