British/Scottish, b. 1953.
Career: Writer, photographer, translator, teacher, and leader of Buddhist retreats. Buddhist monk, 1978-85. Worked as translator for Geshe Thubten Ngawang at Tibetis-ches Institut, Germany. Gaia House, Devon, England, guiding teacher, 1990-2000; Sharpham Trust, Devon, England, coordinator, beginning 1992; Sharpham College for Buddhist Studies and Contemporary Equity, cofounder, beginning 1996.
Publications: A Guide to the Bodhisattva’s Way of Life, 1979; Alone with Others: An Existential Approach to Buddhism, 1983; Echoes of Voidness, 1983; Flight: An Existential Conception of Buddhism, 1984; The Way of Korean Zen, 1985; The Jewel in the Lotus: A Guide to the Buddhist Traditions of Tibet, 1987; The Tibet Guide, 1987; Song of the Profound View, 1989; The Faith to Doubt: Glimpses of Buddhist Uncertainty, 1990; The Mind and Its Functions: A Textbook of Buddhist Epistemology and Psychology, 1991; The Awakening of the West: The Encounter of Buddhism and Western Culture, 1994; Buddhism without Beliefs: A Contemporary Guide to Awakening, 1997; The Psychology of Awakening: Buddhism, Science, and Our Day-to-Day Lives, 1999; Verses from the Center: A Buddhist Vision of the Sublime, 2000; Meditation for Life, 2001; Living with the Devil: A Meditation on Good and Evil, 2004.
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