Born to an aristocratic family in rural Vietnam, Kinh Tamís uncommon beauty and intelligence are obvious to all, in this novel by the author of The Miracle of Mindfulness and Living Buddha, Living Christ. Drawn to the teachings of Buddha and the monastic life, Kinh Tam nonetheless agrees to marry in order to please her family. Although Kinh Tam later flees married life, disguises herself as a man, and joins a monastery, her newfound happiness is on the line when a false accusation forces her to make the hardest decision of her life.
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