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New views of Tibetan culture

Author: David Templeman
Publisher: Caulfield, Victoria : Monash University Press, [2010] ©2010
Series: Monash papers on Tibet, 1.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This wide-ranging book presents new and fresh visions of important aspects of Tibetan culture. It considers fields as diverse as power in Lhatok in Eastern Tibet, the dynamics and politics of lattice window design in Rebgong (Amdo), humor in old Tibetan verse, and concepts of the self in modern testimonia. The contributors approach their topics with verve and insight, employing novel and often ground-breaking ways  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: David Templeman
ISBN: 9781876924775 1876924772
OCLC Number: 662401950
Description: viii, 188 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
Contents: Defining peripheral power : writing the history of the Kingdom of Lhathog, Eastern Tibet / Amy Holmes-Tagchungdarpa --
A window on Rebkong : architecture, technology and social change in Amdo Tibetan communities / Mark Stevenson --
Intersections of physical and spiritual powers / Kalzang Dorjee Bhutia --
Multiculturalism on the Tibetan border : the temple of Triloknāth in Lahul / Diana Cousens --
Ama Adhe, the voice that remembers / Isabella Ofner --
He who shall not be named : the Shugden taboo and Tibetan national identity in exile / Wokar Tso Rigumi --
Tibetan clerical attitudes to armed conflict : the cases of Tāranātha and the 14th Dalai Lama / David Templeman --
A modern portrait of a Tibetan incarnate lama / Gillian Tan --
Laughing Vajra : the oucast [sic] clown, satirical guru and smiling Buddha in Milarepa's songs / Ruth Gamble.
Series Title: Monash papers on Tibet, 1.
Responsibility: edited by David Templeman.
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