Download e-book for iPad: A Life Unforeseen: A Memoir of Service to Tibet by Rinchen Sadutshang,Dalai Lama

By Rinchen Sadutshang,Dalai Lama

ISBN-10: 161429223X

ISBN-13: 9781614292234

one of many simply govt officers in pre-Communist Tibet to were informed in English recounts the pivotal occasions that modified his fatherland, and the destiny of his humans, forever.

Rinchen Sadutshang was once born in 1928 close to the Tibet-China border to a well-off buying and selling relatives, proficient in a Jesuit tuition within the Himalayan foothills of British India, and served within the Dalai Lama’s executive either earlier than and after the 1959 Communist takeover of Lhasa. A refugee along tens of millions of his countrymen, he performed an important position in bringing the plight of the Tibetan humans to the world’s attention.

during this memoir, released simply months after his passing in July of 2015, the writer recounts his lengthy, attention-grabbing occupation in provider to the Tibetan reason. From assembly British viceroy Lord Waverly in India and basic Chiang Kai-shek in China in 1946 to being a part of the delegation that effectively pled Tibet’s case prior to the United countries within the Nineteen Sixties, he deals a first-hand viewpoint on a couple of memorable ancient events.

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