Author:Pachen, Ani; Donnelley, Adelaide


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Sorrow Mountain: the Journey of a Tibetan Warrior Nun

By: Pachen, Ani; Donnelley, Adelaide

Price: $11.54

Publisher: Cary, North Carolina, U. S. A., Kodansha Amer Inc: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001712

ISBN: 1568362943

Condition: New in New dust jacket

Ani Pachen has vivid memories of her life as a young girl in Tibet. She remembers the days spent racing her father on horseback through the fields near her village, evenings when the bright and powerful of the village would meet in her family's home to share stories. She remembers afternoons spent in solitary prayer, preparing for her future as a Buddhist nun. She remembers when her biggest fear was the possibility of an arranged marriage. In the blink of an eye though, her life changed forever. Her powerful father died, and shortly after, Chinese invaded Tibet. Ani Pachen relinquished her rel... View more info