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The bardo of waking life

Author: Richard Grossinger
Publisher: Berkeley, Calif. : North Atlantic Books, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The bardo of waking life is a meditation on the Tibetan Buddhist bardo realm, which is viewed as the bridge between lives, the state people enter after death and before rebirth. This book examines waking life and its history and language as if it were a bardo state rather than ultimate reality. Bardo is at once prose poetry, intimate memoir, and anthropological inquiry"--Provided by publisher.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Grossinger
ISBN: 9781556437007 1556437005
OCLC Number: 154760138
Description: xxxi, 517 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: by Richard Grossinger.
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"The bardo of waking life is a meditation on the Tibetan Buddhist bardo realm, which is viewed as the bridge between lives, the state people enter after death and before rebirth. This book examines waking life and its history and language as if it were a bardo state rather than ultimate reality. Bardo is at once prose poetry, intimate memoir, and anthropological inquiry"--Provided by publisher.

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