Complete liberation – unconditioned state of joy and absolute freedom from suffering and ignorance

The project called “Namthar. Buddhist Myths” represents the history of Buddhism as though seen with the eyes of many figures, both historical and imagined.

“Journey. Love. Liberation“ - this is a novel, its story covering over 2500 years and taking place in India, Nepal, Tibet and England.

In five lives the four main characters — three warriors (Arya, Chandra and Sudeva) and a dancing girl named Sonali — come in contact with one another in various relations, overcoming difficult obstacles on the path of revealing the secret of liberation.

The Authors

Lena Leontyeva

Lena Leontyeva is a Diamond Way Buddhist teacher, studied Mathematics and History. She also graduated from the Karmapa International Buddhist Institute (KIBI), New Delhi, with a diploma in Buddhist Studies. Following Lama Ole Nydahl 's wishes and with Marzena's help, Lena turned her PhD in History dissertation into a beautifully illustrated Nam Thar book.

Marzena Poplawska

Marzena Poplawska (graduated from the University of Silesia's Krzysztof Kieslowski Radio and Television Faculty in Katowice, Poland) is a producer and founder of MOMA FILM company. After seeing her work with Buddhist Art and bringing it to life, 17th Karmapa Trinley Thaye Dorje said "I have always wished that someone would do something like that..."

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Book Release

Planned for Autumn 2017. More information on our Facebook Page.

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