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雪漠作品海外版权简介(英文)

2012-04-08 15:23 来源:雪漠文化网 作者:YanJin Chen Translator: Annie Tian Reviser: Xin Yin 浏览:42888273
内容提要:“大漠三部曲”、“灵魂三部曲”与“光明大手印”三大系列构成了雪漠世界。

Xue Mo and His World

He is an author "can enter the vision of the world literature”

A writer as "seriously underestimated"

Yogis, retreating for more than 20 years practicing Mahamudra

He portrays how the western Chinese people are thinking under the context a country undergoing fundamental change

He evokes the subject of spiritual practice and soul redemption after Chinese achieving prosperity.

He opens up the contemporary literature from soul dimension through the wisdom of Tibetan Buddhism,

Xue Mo, was born Liangzhou Gansu Province in 1963, top notch Chinese writer, bearing Shangpa Kagyu heritage of Tibetan Buddhism, a Mahamudra yogis, and serves as the dean of Guangzhou Shangpa Kagyu Culture Institute.

Xue Mo has two identities: writer and yogis. Xue Mo is a famous writer, created the spiritual biography " Desert Trilogy" ("A Cult of Vast Desert", "Hunting Ground" and "White Tiger’s Gate" ) representing western farming civilization and "Soul Trilogy "( "Curse of Xi Xia", "the Wolf of Xi Xia", "Eternal Vajrasattva") which are the soul pioneering works of contemporary literature through Tibetan Buddhism, " These books were in "Mao Dun Literature Award" finalists, won “the Third Feng Mu Prize for Literature”, “Shanghai Excellent Works Award For Long Novella "and a dozen of other major awards. In the seminar organized by the Chinese Writers' Association in 2011 for Xue Mo, critics agreed that, Xue Mo is "seriously underestimated", the writer deserves "being able to enter the vision of world literature".

Xue Mo is also a yogis retreating for more than 20 years practicing Mahamudra, as the inheritor of Shangpa Kagyu linage of Tibetan Buddhism, he is known as "the father of contemporary Mahamudra", "Contemporary Dharma”. Xue Mo has clear answers to the questions regarding the spirit confusion and soul anxiety of Chinese people after getting material prosperity from the stand point of traditional Buddhism wisdom. He has published the monograph " The Ningtee of Mahamudra" and "Mahamudra Series" ("Mahamudra – Instant Enlightening, Mahamudra-Essence and Practice, Mahamudra- Understands the life and death", etc.), and went to Collège de France, the French Scholar Society and the Chinese Academy of Sciences, Central University for Nationalities, Fudan University Shanghai Jiaotong University and other research institutions and universities for cultural speech, aroused strong repercussions and widespread attention.

Xue Mo works doggedly think about the life and soul of the people writing the deepest wisdom of the Chinese people, the most tenacious survival and a clean conscience. In the face of the fading farming civilization, Xue Mo devoted profound reflection and great compassion on the fission of China's rural land, grim reality of survival and the history suffering chronic nightmare. Xue Mo, stands on the height of human reflection, ripped through the history of Buddhist wisdom and humanity, the spirit of Buddhism beyond the suffering and the salvation of souls. The works of Xue Mo sheds lights on the spirit and soul of the Chinese people after the material prosperity in 21st century, and affects a large number of contemporary Chinese people.

Series works I "Desert Trilogy"

"A Cult of Vast Desert", "Hunting Ground", "White Tiger’s Gate"

The fission of Chinese country and western area

A spiritual biography on the fading western farming civilization, "

"The true sense of the Western novel and rare works of art

"The deepest wisdom of the Chinese people with the most tenacious survival and cleanest conscience."

"Tolstoy's realism works"

"Keep the root of the literature"

"A Cult of Vast Desert"

Number of pages536

PriceRMB25

Issued by: Shanghai Culture Publishing House 2000

Impact and evaluation:

Finalists as "the sixth Mao Dun Literature Award" and "the fifth National Book Award", listed on the Chinese novel fiction list of Institute of Chinese fiction in 2000, known as "the true sense of the western novel and rare art treasures". In the history of western China modern literature, it is considered to be iconic works of contemporary Western literature, being selected into "Chinese Literature Yearbook "and" China's New Literature Book".

Summary:

A suffering story of the ordinary farmers in the west, the novel presents the harsh living condition of the contemporary western farmers.

On the edge of the Tengger Desert in western China, there is a small village named as Sandy Bay, A man named Lao Shun, had three sons and a daughter. For supporting his brother to school, the eldest son HanTou had to leave school early to sell labors. The second son Mengzi is not good at study, also left school to work in agriculture. The youngest son LingGuan graduating from agricultural school did not go to college, and returned home. Because of poverty, HanTou cannot afford to marry a wife, Lao Shun made a deal with a neighbor to get HanTou marry Ying’er, the neighbor’s daughter, and then get LanLan, his draught to marry to BaiFu, the neighbor’s son.  Married, LanLan gave birth to a daughter, BaiFu has gambling habit, also beat his wife, LanLan's marriage is most unfortunate. Ying’er is the "Flower Fairy" of the village, she fell in love with LingGuan. HanTou, a decade ago to save a drowning girl, jumped into the icy water, made some unspeakable disease, and he had strong self-esteeming before Ying’er, soon after the marriage, he was suffering from liver cancer , the family run out the money for treatment, dying. LingGuan cannot afford a conscience, away from home. Yinger gave birth to her son and LingGuan and waiting LingGuan to come back became her reason to live.

Close to the desert, but also because of ecological destruction, dust storms always patronize the village. When wind blows, sand, water, pressure housing, buried crops, a serious threat to the villagers survival...

"Hunting Ground"

Number of pages400

PriceRMB 30

Issued by: October Literature and Art Publishing House2003

Impact and evaluation:
Won "the Red Eagle Writers Prize For Literature", "the Dunhuang Literary Award" and boarded the ranking list of the People's Literature Publishing House experts and ranked the first, Being considered to be the interpretation and symbolic hunting of the origins of the human mind.

Summary:

A story of poaching and anti-poaching in the depths of the desert of western China, as well as hunters and herders’ crazy competition for pasture and water recourse, the novel depicts the western China being increasingly swallowed by the sand, a reflection of the traditional farming civilization, and a strong sense of urgency of the survival of western China.
In Tengger Desert of western China, under Qilian Mountain there is a well called "Pork bellies well”, the vicinity of shepherd and flock survival both depend on it. If water is sufficient, it is harmony, when water dries up, it’s all about killing. Waterline has been to one hundred meters below, the parched flocks began to drink human urine and cattle blood. To survive, the battle between the hunters is about to happen. The novel clues to the repentance the old hunter MengBaYe and youth hunters MengZi, writes a series of stories in a poaching incident, about the shepherd ranch contention, analysis of the western deep cultural psychology, direct access to the depths of human nature, bearing very artistic appeal.
Magnificent desert scenery, a fierce battle of survival, exotic desert safaris, heavy and hard living reality were reborn like the soul of torture with unforgettable understanding of life, regarded as works with the charm of the art.

"White Tiger’s Gate"

Number of pages522

PriceRMB 29

Issued by: Shanghai Culture Publishing House 2003

Impact and evaluation:

As one of the key projects of the Chinese Writers Association, it was granted "the Dunhuang Award for Literature " and was nominated for "the eighth Mao Dun Literature Award". Fudan University and other colleges held seminars on the subject, and was regarded as the "A Great Work Truly Representing Western literature in China" by experts.

Summary:

The novel tells the soul anxiety of farmer of the western rural areas under the context of rapid change and the tide of commercial development.

A gold mine was discovered in a road named as Niu Lu Slope in the western desert, people flock from the surrounding villages, and the small place becomes a small town, rural areas face enormous social change, both the faith and songs named Flower of thousands of years were drowned by the noise of machines. The old value system is facing collapse, the squeeze of the thirst of the soul and the reality are both inquiring on this ancient land. The novel’s main line is the three women LanLan, Ying’er, and Yue’er’story suffering life and self-redemption, reveals the predicament facing contemporary rural agricultural civilization revolution to industrial civilization, the transition process and the pains.

LanLan was not obedient to his fate as repeating her father’s life, divorces with BaiFu, and seeks to find the soul from the Buddhist faith.  Mengzi is unwilling to accept poverty and ignorance, also joins the gold mining rush team, due to well collapse he was buried at the bottom, almost killed; Ying’er is still waiting LingGuan’s return, she wants to be waiting for her Pure Land, but the mother forces her to marry the butcher, she commits suicide swallowing gold in desperation; Yue’er in order to jump out of the farm gate, goes to the city to work, catch a sexually transmitted disease, after the marriage of her and MengZi, two lovers’ affection cannot prevent the deterioration of sexually transmitted diseases, Yue’er goes to the desert alone, ended her young life in the fire ...

Series works II "Soul Trilogy"

"Curse of the Xi Xia", "the Wolf of Xi Xia"," Eternal Vajrasattva"

The history of suffering and redemption of western China

Explore the literature from soul dimension

"To the wisdom of Tibetan Buddhism"

Standing on the height to reflect on the history of human beings

 True sense of the religious novel

Combination of biography, fable, symbolic and magic

"The Writing of Kafkaesque Style"

"The Curse of Xi Xia"

Number of pages446

PriceRMB32

Issued by: Writers Publishing House2010

Impact and evaluation:

"A magic work after Marquez's One Hundred Years of Solitude", "A pioneering work",  Chen Xiaoming, a professor at Peking University, a famous critic, said: " When reading the White Tiger Gate, it is a carrying passion; reading the Curse of Xi Xia made me realize, Xue Mo is not only an undervalued writer, but also a severely underestimated writer." Xiao Jinghong, the research director of the Chinese Writers' Association said: "the Curse of Xi Xia" is "able to enter the vision of world literature".

Summary:

It is a book exploring nightmare like fiction, suffering of mankind, arriving to the limits of narration and reflection, exploring the possibility of human beings relying on faith to go beyond the suffering of soul and redemption.

The records on the civilization of the Xi Xia, is very rare, especially from the official history point of view. By a chance, in a cave named Vajrasattva in the western desert town Liangzhou unearthed eight pieces of manuscripts left over by the Xi Xia. These manuscripts record the history of a village called " Diamond", one of the main line is called "Joan" a Xi Xia monks, the other is called of XueYu’er, a woman. Joan and XueYu’er are always in each other's dreams, waiting for each other to find each other, they suffered their unbearable suffering in the Tibetan Buddhist practice and the man and woman go beyond the suffering via a joint practice of a coupler and achieved enlightening.   .

Through the interpretation of these manuscripts of Xi Xia period, with the seemingly absurd practices, through time and space, life and death, soul and body, showing a little-known western cultural landscape, such as Tibetan Buddhism vocal incantation, the western villagers to fight the enemy, stripping of life human’s skin to produce the instruments, women riding on a wooden donkey going through the streets, Tibetan Buddhist joint practice of man and woman, and so on. In depth exploring humanity reached a rare height. In the book, by the thousand years of bloody war, tragedy of famine led man-eating, people persecuting people, to the extreme of human suffering, good and evil, man and beast, life and death, love and passion, a lot of proposition again and again, torture, the bottom line of human morality and human nature. Suffering such a huge nightmare, people have nowhere to escape. The only means of salvation out human suffering of suffocation is only faith.

"The Wolf of Xi Xia"

Number of pages336

PriceRMB28

Issued by: Writers Publishing House2011

Impact and evaluation:

It is a hybridity of time and space, a fantasy of reality and fable. Xue Mo said the protagonist of the novel is just his thought, all the characters of the novel interpreted his thought, and this is a "Utopia" built by human body and soul, fable interpretation of the novel of the ultimate dream of mankind.

Summary:

According to legend, the black general of Xi Xia in Black water country is a hero of the western history, his soul lingers in thousands of years in the western area. The carrier of the spirit must be accompanied by a wolf to be vigorously. The novel is about the fate of the black generals and the fate of their descendants with the wolf. That wolf, the ancestors of the Tibetan mastiff, comes from the ancient, flourishes in Xi Xia; is vigorous and full of extremely bravery.

Black Generals in the Mongol armies was under siege, the state was broken, but the descendants fled to a mysterious utopia in the Qilian Mountain, and lived there for thousands of years. Its heritage, through thousands of years of history hasn’t been changed, however, because of some kind of fracture on the heritage, the culture is like a glimmer of candlelight, and it is difficult to carry forward the majority.

In the novel, there is a Hakka woman in the south tried to find the “Wolf" which is the descendants of Xi Xia God mastiff, comes across the western black singer, said that he is the carrier spirit of Xi Xia General of Black water country, and the spirit has been maintained in a unique form, from generation to generation completion of his vow of compassion.

The black singer has always wanted to get the culture flourish inherited from black general. He takes lifelong effort to find legendary eternal Pure Land. After a lot of hard work, but found the Holy Land, in fact, is a replica of the home - Liangzhou.

The black singer looking for eternity and Hakka woman looking for the wolf, these two meet each other one day, hence the eastern and western culture in a historical point is mysteriously fit, full of glory.


"Eternal Vajrasattva"

Number of pages520

PriceRMB58

Issued by: Central Compilation and Translation Press, 2012

Impact and evaluation:

This is an epic of soul exploring, a biography of the Tibetan yoga master. The experts regard it as "Narration masterpiece of life and wisdom", the "true sense of religious novel".

Summary:

The predecessor of the novel is "Biography of Khyungpo Naljor", an text records of thousands of years the existence of the mysterious Fuzang. Relying on his retreating for more than 20 years practicing Mahamudra, the writer Xue Mo, simply runs into a dialogue with Khyungpo Naljor in a mysterious moment, disclosing the hidden history.

The Khyungpo Naljor is one of the greatest figures in the history of Tibet, regarded as Master Xuan Zang of the snow-area. At 28-year-old when he got rid of the position as the Lord, bring gold to Nepal, India, and he has worshiped more than 150 Buddhist scholars and great teachers.  When outer schools start to destroy the Indian civilization he brought may mysterious script back to the snow-area. After returning home, he founded the Tibetan Shangpa Kagyu, disciples flourished when more than 100,000.

Khyungpo Naljor, describes the process of encountering countless legendary, such as being killed by a sort of Killing Method, was besieged by wolves, fell in love with Nepal "goddess", and had joint practice with Kashi De in Dakini Division, following in the footsteps of the Buddha's life, Lumbini, Sarnath, Rajgir Buddhist holy places of worship, the reproduction of the social customs of ancient India and Nepal, religious culture, restated many of the historical facts and stories of the Buddhist sutras.

The Khyungpo Naljor shares with Xue Mo his soul pursuit and spiritual experience, shows how an ordinary people complete his road of spiritual autonomy and achieve enlightenment, the test of fate, the choice of life and death, love entanglement, struggled enlightenment, some mysterious ancient Indian yoga teaching widely spread.

Series works III "Ever-bright Mahamudra"

"Essence and Practice", "Instant Enlightenment", "Understanding Life and Death"

Contemporary human soul salvation

"A key to open the Tibetan Buddhist wisdom”

"Reveal thousands of years Buddhism mystery."

The spiritual practice and soul salvation after achieving prosperity in China"

 "The Bible type of wisdom writing”

The wisdom literature of the contemporary Chinese society

" Mahamudra: Essence and Practice " (I,II book)

Number of pages650

PriceRMB 78

Issued by: Central Compilation and Translation Press2011

Impact and evaluation:

Fill the blank of Shangpa Kagyu Mahamudra in the religious records at home and abroad. Expert said: "If we say that Nan Huai-chin's book is the key to open the Chinese traditional culture, Xue Mo’s Mahamudra series is a key of Tibetan Buddhist wisdom." Xue Mo put profound Tantric insight and wisdom in an easy way, so that it can be used in the daily life of contemporary people , a spiritual practice and soul redemption, affecting the social heart of contemporary China, Xue Mo is therefore known as "the father of contemporary Mahamudra" and “contemporary Dharma.

Summary:

Relying on their own practice experience in the preamble of the previous volume, Xue Mo explores on how Buddhist wisdom can help humans go beyond the mundane, arrive in the spirit of absolute freedom of relief. In the book, Xue Mo bearing Shangpa Kagyu heritage identity, describes in the way of a literary story of historical figures of the Shangpa Kagyu Mahamudra, philosophical insight and carrier of culture, religious ritual, for the first time publicly discloses the 24 Holy Land, and Niguma Practice Method, and many other secret information and the book also publishes some of his own diary which documented the soul practicing process of himself and fantasy religious experience.

For the second column, Xue Mo uses dialogue to answer the questions that contemporary Chinese people encounter in real life and the spiritual confusion especially facing material greed and how to maintain the spirit of independence, how to improve the quality of life, how to achieve self-rescue and other issues. 

"Mahamudra - Instant Enlightenment" (I,II Book)

Number of pages630

PriceRMB 78

Issued by: Central Compilation and Translation Press2011

Impact and evaluation: same as the above- mentioned.

Summary:

Book is a cultural essay, divided into six parts: Understand the heart, Enlightening the heart, Observe the heart, Practice the heart, Stamp the heart and, Explore into the heart. The six parts has parallel nature only to adapt to different character of contemporary people. Whichever part can lead you go beyond secular life and soul, arriving the other side of the spiritual coast with absolute freedom. The book discloses lots of wisdom Xue Mo discovered in his retreatment for 20 years practicing Mahamudra. But it was explained in an easy going language like some verse used largely by ancient Indian Buddhism.

"Mahamudra – Understanding Life And Death"to be released)(The cover is yet to be decided.

Number of pages320

Price

Issued by: Central Compilation and Translation Press2012

Impact and evaluation:

For the first time, this book publishes a method to achieve enlightening in Bardo period in Shangpa Kagyu Buddhism, similar to the "Tibetan Book of Living and Dying."It was called the literary version of "Tibetan Book of Living and Dying", making up the shortcomings of book ignoring the life and focusing mainly on death.

Summary:

It is a cultural essays, with vivid, intelligent portray on the eventual subjects like how to live and how to die. The book is divided into three chapters, "life is the Dojo", "The world is just for adjusting your heart", "The death is a relief opportunity", specifically teaches on how to make the spiritual practice go beyond , how to deal with the disease and how to face death for hospice, how to make death as the liberation opportunities.

 

 

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