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David-Néel, Alexandra 1868-1969

Overview
Works: 400 works in 1,542 publications in 8 languages and 12,163 library holdings
Genres: Folklore  Comparative studies  Romances  History  Records and correspondence  Biography 
Roles: Compiler, Editor, Translator, Photographer, Author of introduction, Bibliographic antecedent, Collaborator, Donor
Classifications: DS785, 294.3923
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Magic and mystery in Tibet by Alexandra David-Néel ( Book )
47 editions published between 1932 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 1,113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The author describes her experiences during a fourteen-year stay in Tibet, as she studied and participated in the occult philosophies of mystics and magicians
Initiations & initiates in Tibet by Alexandra David-Néel ( Book )
42 editions published between 1931 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Buddhism, its doctrines and its methods by Alexandra David-Néel ( Book )
25 editions published between 1939 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The power of nothingness by Alexandra David-Néel ( Book )
5 editions published between 1954 and 1982 in English and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The superhuman life of Gesar of Ling by Alexandra David-Néel ( Book )
21 editions published between 1933 and 2005 in English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The secret oral teachings in Tibetan Buddhist sects by Alexandra David-Néel ( Book )
21 editions published between 1957 and 2008 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This is an account of the Madhyamika (Middle Way) school of Buddhism, a method of mediation and enlightenment that was developed by the great Indian teacher Nagarjuna. In a collaboration between the Frenchwoman Alexandra David-Neel and her friend, the Tibetan lama Aphur Yongden, these teaching are presented clearly and elegantly, intended for the layman who seeks a way to practice and experience the realization of oneness with all existence."--BOOK JACKET
Voyage d'un Parisienne à Lhassa : à pied et en mendiant de la Chine à l'Inde à travers le Thibet by Alexandra David-Néel ( Book )
66 editions published between 1925 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Immortality & reincarnation by Alexandra David-Néel ( Book )
27 editions published between 1961 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Notre société nous conduit à un paradoxe car le culte de la jeunesse y est exacerbé alors que l'espérance de vie s'allonge de plus en plus. Répond aux nombreuses interrogations suscitées par la vieillesse, la peur et la hantise de la fin qu'elle induit ou la baisse d'activité physique provoquée par l'âge
Mystiques et magiciens du Thibet by Alexandra David-Néel ( Book )
49 editions published between 1929 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
En partie autobiographique, ce livre de 1929 relate les circonstances qui ont favorisé le séjour de l'auteur au Tibet et explicite les pratiques psychiques des habitants du toit du monde. Encore valable pour les historiens des religions, cet ouvrage clair et pittoresque est accessible à tous ceux qu'intéresse le sujet
My journey to Lhasa by Alexandra David-Néel ( Book )
24 editions published between 1927 and 1993 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In 1923 a stout fifty-five-year-old Frenchwoman named Madame Alexandra David-Neel, a former opera singer and a dedicated student of the East, disguised herself as a male pilgrim and ascended to the ancient Tibetan city of Lhasa. Her classic account of her adventure was first published in 1927."--BOOK JACKET
With mystics and magicians in Tibet by Alexandra David-Néel ( Book )
27 editions published between 1931 and 1939 in 3 languages and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Socialisme chinois. Le philosophe Meh-ti et l'idée de solitarité by Alexandra David-Néel ( Book )
11 editions published in 1907 in French and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le Bouddhisme du Bouddha : ses doctrines, ses méthodes et ses développements mahâyânistes et tantriques au Tibet by Alexandra David-Néel ( Book )
32 editions published between 1936 and 2004 in French and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Présente les principales notions du bouddhisme : les quatre vérités, la méditation, le karma, le nirvana, le Sangha, la vie et l'itinéraire spirituel de Bouddha. La dernière partie de l'ouvrage concerne la place attribuée aux femmes dans la vie sociale et spirituelle
Textes tibétains inédits by Alexandra David-Néel ( Book )
17 editions published between 1952 and 2010 in French and Undetermined and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Initiations lamaïques; des théories--des pratiques--des hommes by Alexandra David-Néel ( Book )
19 editions published between 1930 and 1999 in French and Undetermined and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A l'ouest barbare de la vaste Chine by Alexandra David-Néel ( Book )
15 editions published between 1947 and 1981 in French and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Au coeur des Himalayas, le Népal by Alexandra David-Néel ( Book )
13 editions published between 1949 and 2009 in French and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A. David-Neel (1868-1969) effectue pendant l'hiver 1918-1919 un voyage au Népal, pays interdit aux étrangers. Son récit fait découvrir le fascinant visage d'un peuple et d'une civilisation d'une extraordinaire richesse
Le bouddhisme, ses doctrines et ses méthodes by Alexandra David-Néel ( Book )
24 editions published between 1936 and 1947 in French and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Heilige und hexer; glaube und aberglaube im lande des lamaismus, nach eigenen erlebnissen in Tibet dargestellt by Alexandra David-Néel ( Book )
14 editions published between 1931 and 1995 in German and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le vieux Tibet face a la Chine nouvelle by Alexandra David-Néel ( Book )
13 editions published between 1953 and 1981 in French and Undetermined and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
David, Alexandra
David, Alexandra, 1868-1969
David, Louise Eugénie Alexandrie Marie
David, Louise Eugénie Alexandrine Marie 1868-1969
David-Néel, A.
David-Neel, A. 1868-1969
David-Néel, A. (Alexandra), 1868-1969
David-Neel, Aleksandra.
David-Néel, Alexandra
David-Néel, Alexandra, 1868-1969
David-Neel, Louise A. 1868-1969
David-Neel, Louise Alexandra Eugenie Marie, 1868-1969
David-Neel, Louise E. 1868-1969
Davida-Njela, Aleksandra, 1868-1969
Dawei.Naier, 1868-1969
De?vid-Nilʹ, Aleksandra, 1868-1969
Dèvid-Nil', Aleksandra.
Dėvid-Nilʹ, Aleksandra, 1868-1969
Myrial, Alexandra.
Myrial, Alexandra, 1868-1969
Myrial, Alexandra 1868-1969 Pseudonym
Néel, Alexandra David-.
Néel, Alexandra David- 1868-1969
Nilʹ, Aleksandra Dėvid-, 1868-1969
Njela, Aleksandra Davida-, 1868-1969
Дэви-Неел, Александра, 1868-1969
Неел, Александра Дэви-, 1868-1969
ダヴィッド=ネール, A
デビッドニール, アレクサンドラ
达维.耐尔, 1868-1969
Languages
French (319)
English (254)
German (18)
Chinese (6)
Dutch (3)
Vietnamese (1)
Danish (1)
Spanish (1)
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