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The Buddhism of Tibet

The Buddhism of Tibet

comprising The Buddhism of Tibet and The Key to the middle way

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Published by Motilal Banarsidass in Delhi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dge-lugs-pa (Sect)

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    Statementby Tenzin Gyatso, the Fourteenth Dalai Lama ; and The Precious Garland and The Song of the four mindfulnesses / by Nagarjuna and the Seventh Dalai Lama ; translated in the main by Jeffrey Hopkins and Lati Rimpoche
    SeriesThe wisdom of Tibet series
    ContributionsBstan-"dzin-rgya-mtsho, Dalai Lama XIV. The Buddhism of Tibet, Bstan-"dzin-rgya-mtsho, Dalai Lama XIV. The key to the Middle Way, Nagarjuna. The precious garland, Bskal-bzan-rgya-mtsho, Dalai Lama VII. The song of the four mindfulnesses
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBQ"7604"B8"1987
    The Physical Object
    PaginationCombined vol.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21130674M
    ISBN 108120803752

    The Sacred Mountain (Travellers and Pilgrims at Mount Kailas in Western Tibet and The Great Universal Symbol of the Sacred Mountain) by John Snelling Foreword By . This introduction to Tibetan Buddhism is intended for beginners. The first half is a revised version of the appendix called An Outline of Buddhism in Tibet in my book My Land and My second half expounds briefly the significance of the refuge, the concordance of actions and their fruits, the three trainings and Bodhicitta.

      Buddhism Between Tibet and China, edited by Matthew Kapstein. Boston: Wisdom Publications, Boston: Wisdom Publications, Exploring the long history of cultural exchange between 'the Roof of the World' and 'the Middle Kingdom,' this book features a collection of noteworthy essays that probe the nature of their relationship, spanning Author: Michael Kicey. The Buddhism of Tibet - by Laurence Austine Waddell March Skip to main content Accessibility help We use cookies to distinguish you from other users and .

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Buddhism In Tibet, Illustrated by Literary Documents and Objects of Religious Worship With An Account Of The Buddhist Systems That Preceded It In India, covers Indian and Tibetan Buddhism, the Tibetan Priesthood, Religious Buildings and Monuments, Representation of Buddhist Deities and Religious Ceremonies.

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