Tsomo, Karma Lekshe

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TSOMO, Karma Lekshe

TSOMO, Karma Lekshe. American, b. 1944. Genres: Adult non-fiction, Cultural/Ethnic topics, Theology/Religion, Women's studies and issues. Career: Jamyang Choling Institute of Buddhist Studies, Dharamsala, India, director, 1988-; University of Hawaii at Manoa, researcher in Buddhist Studies Program, 1991-95; East-West Center, fellow in Cultural Studies, 1993- 2000; Antioch University, Bodhgaya, India, instructor, 1995-96; Chaminade University, Honolulu, instructor, 1996-2000; University of San Diego, assistant professor of theology and religious studies, 2000-. Publications: (trans.) Jorcho: Preparatory Practices, 1994; Sisters in Solitude: Two Traditions of Buddhist Monastic Ethics for Women, 1996; Buddhist Women across Cultures: Realizations, 1999; Innovative Buddhist Women Swimming against the Stream, 2000. EDITOR: Sakyadhita: Daughters of the Buddha, 1989; Buddhism through American Women's Eyes, 1995. Address: Theology and Religious Studies, University of San Diego, 5998 Alcala Park, San Diego, CA 92110-2492, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]