Twin Peaks Usenet Archive
Subject: Re: Dugpas
From: email@example.com (Cool Bean)
Date: 1991-04-23, 06:40
In article <firstname.lastname@example.org>, email@example.com (R o d Johnson) writes:
> > In article <1991Apr22.firstname.lastname@example.org> email@example.com (INGRAFFIA EDMOND J) writes:
>> >> I ust noticced that everyone is now referring to the "evil spirits"
>> >>(that WE mentioned) as "dugpas"....
> > I hear it as "dungpa", which is quite reminiscent of "trungpa", a
> > Tibetan word (as in Chogyam Trungpa, a famous spiritual leader and
> > alleged con man). I wouldn't be surprised if the "dungpas"
> > (=lollypops?) turn up in some book or other some writer or other read
> > about Tibet and/or the White Lodge. If I had access to a good Tibetan
> > dictionary right now I'd look it up, but I don't.
Hey Rod! These things I tell you will be true. Ask jayembee. He posted it
once a long time ago and was nice enough to Mail me a copy. Well, actually
I could forward it to you. Guess I'll try to do that. Although I'm not
real good with Mail.
-- **This is not cultural.