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The descent to heaven, the Tibetan book of the dead

Author: Joseph CampbellPeter DonatRoy A CoxWilliam Free Productions.Mythology Ltd.All authors
Publisher: [United States] : Public Media Video, ©1989.
Series: World of Joseph Campbell, transformations of myth through time., v. 2,, Wisdom of the East ;, tape 3, program 10.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Program 10 discusses the myths, rituals, and practices of Hinduism and Buddhism. Explains the practitioner's ability to overcome the entrapment of the physical world and to achieve spiritual emancipation in Nirvana.
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Joseph Campbell; Joseph Campbell
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph Campbell; Peter Donat; Roy A Cox; William Free Productions.; Mythology Ltd.; Holoform Research (Firm); Public Media Video (Firm)
OCLC Number: 25256547
Credits: Camera operators, Brian Pratt [and others] ; edited by Richard Sydel, Brad Sanders.
Performer(s): Featuring lectures by Joseph Campbell ; hosted by Peter Donat.
Description: 1 videocassette (59 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Series Title: World of Joseph Campbell, transformations of myth through time., v. 2,, Wisdom of the East ;, tape 3, program 10.
Other Titles: Tibetan book of the dead
Responsibility: a production of William Free Productions and Mythology Ltd. in association with Holoform Research, Inc. ; executive producer, Stuart L. Brown ; produced by William Free ; directed by Roy A. Cox.

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Program 10 discusses the myths, rituals, and practices of Hinduism and Buddhism. Explains the practitioner's ability to overcome the entrapment of the physical world and to achieve spiritual emancipation in Nirvana.

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