A Film by Heather Kessinger

Dedicated to
Tsering Spalbar Goba

Executive Producers Jon Eberly
Gaetano Maida

Director Heather Kessinger

Writers Ellen Bruno
Heather Kessinger

Editor Ellen Bruno

Consulting Editor Nathaniel Dorsky

Contributing Editor Brook Hinton

Cinematographer Heather Kessinger

Advisor Jetsunma Tenzin Palmo


Champsa Lhama
Dolma Yangskit
Lobzang Dolker
Thupstan Dolma
Lobsang Dolma
Nawang Chonzom
And the nuns of
Nyerma Nunnery, Ladakh, India

Tsultim Zangmo
Usha Devi
And the nuns of
Chulichan Nunnery
Rizong, Ladakh, India

Pema Chodron
And the nuns of
Geden Choeling Nunnery
Dharamsala, India

On Location Ladakh
Skarma Chospel
Stanzin Chostak
Thupstan Chostak
Wangchuk Fargo
Namgyal Goba
Tsering Spalbar Goba
Lama Palden

Second Camera Ladakh
Skarma Chospel
Namgyal Goba

On Location Dharamsala
Tenzin Dolma
Tsering Spalbar Goba

On Location Tashi Jomg
Tsering Spalbar Goba
Jetsunma Tenzin Palmo

On Location Tsopema (Relaswar)
Tsering Spalbar Goba

Kunzes Angmo
Tsering Spelbar Goba
Kalsang Youdon

Gary Coates

Sound Editor and Mixer
Jeremiah Moore

Additional Ambient Sound
Aaron Ximm

Music Performed by
Tsering Wangmo


Mani (Mantra)
Gangri Karpo (White Snow)
Drak – Chu (Rock and River)
Yamdrok Yumtso (The Blue Lake of Yamdrok)

Thanks to the supportive community
in Leh, ladakh

Special Thanks to
Monisha Ahmed
Linda Connor
Wangchuk Fargo
Karren and Bob Freedman

Fiscal Sponsors
The International Buddhist Film Festival
The San Francisco Film Society

Funding Provided by
The Pacific Pioneer Fund

Copyright © 2010 NFA Productions, Inc.

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