Joan Nicell took her Buddhist vows of ordination with His Holiness the Dalai Lama in 1989. For nearly twenty years she has worked as an editor and translator of Tibetan books. She edited Purification Practice in Tibetan Buddhism by Geshe Jampa Gyatso, edited and translated Seven-Point Mind Training: An Introduction by Gomo Tulku, and has translated several important Tibetan works used in the Master’s Program of Buddhist Studies at Istituto Lama Tzong Khapa in Pomaia, Italy, where she lived and worked as educational program coordinator. She presently lives and teaches at Kopan Monastery in Nepal while also working as coordinator of the FPMT foundational level programs.
Other books by Joan Nicell:
Purification in Tibetan Buddhism