Bhante Dharmawara

Bhante Dharmawara

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Bhante Dharmawara (February 12, 1889 - June 26, 1999) was a Cambodian-born Theravada monk and teacher who died at the age of 110. He was well educated and became a lawyer, judge and provincial governor before he began studying Buddhism and became a monk in his 30s. Bhante practised in the Forest Tradition in Thailand before travelling through Burma and India, where he spent much of his life. He studied natural healing and became well known for his healing abilities, in recognition of which he was given the land on which to found The Asoka Mission in New Delhi by Jawarharalal Nehru, first Prime Minister of Independent India.show more

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  • Paperback | 220 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 13mm | 327g
  • Duc
  • United States
  • English
  • 613593368X
  • 9786135933680