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Title:
Tibetan Buddhism, with its mystic cults, symbolism and mythology, and in its relation to Indian Buddhism.
Author:
Waddell, L. A. (Laurence Austine), 1854-1938.
Uniform Title:
The Buddhism of Tibet
Publication Information:
New York : Dover Publications [1972]
Physical Description:
xxiii, 598 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
General Note:
Reprint of the 1895 ed., which was published under title: The Buddhism of Tibet.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780486201306
Format :
Book

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Central Library BQ7602 .W3 1972 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks
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One of the most complete works ever written on this topic, from metaphysics to practical magic. Full explanation of Tibetan pantheon, with hundreds of charms and mantras, detailed coverage of doctrine of incarnation and reincarnation. Also, saints, divinity of Dalai Lama, monastic practices, sorcery and astrology, much more. 188 illustrations.


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