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My Reincarnation

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PBS Premiere: June 21, 2012

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Filmed over 20 years by acclaimed documentarian Jennifer Fox, My Reincarnation chronicles the epic story of exiled Tibetan Buddhist master Chögyal Namkhai Norbu and his Western-born son, Yeshi. As Namkhai Norbu rises as a teacher in the West, Yeshi, recognized from birth as the reincarnation of a famed Buddhist master, breaks away to embrace the modern world. Can the father convince his son to keep the family’s spiritual legacy alive? With intimate access to both the family and H.H. The Dalai Lama, Fox distills a decades-long drama into a universal story about love, transformation and destiny. Winner, Top 20 Audience Award, 2010 International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam. Produced in association with American Documentary | POV. Meet the film's protagonist and Tibetan Buddhist Master — Namkhai Norbu Rinpoche — in-person during his 2012 U.S. Summer Teaching Tour!
For more information: www.tsegyalgar.org.
Read more: The Crystal and the Way of Light by Namkhai Norbu Rinpoche (Shambhala Publications www.shambhala.com).

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My Reincarnation (90 min.)

Premiere Date: June 21, 2012

Streaming Dates: Expired

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Filmmaker: Jennifer Fox Bio | Interview | Statement

Press: Press Release | Fact Sheet | Critical Acclaim | 2013 Emmy Nomination Press Release

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