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The Tibetan book of the dead [English title] : the great liberation by hearing in the intermediate states [Tibetan title]

Author: Karma-gliṅ-paPadma SambhavaGyurme Dorje.Graham ColemanThupten Jinpa.All authors
Publisher: New York : Viking, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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Contains a translation of the key Buddhist text that follows a Buddhist priest and student as they guide a deceased person into afterlife, chronicling the progress of the soul through death and rebirth in three stages.
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Genre/Form: Early works
Early works to 1800
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Karma-gliṅ-pa, 14th cent.
Tibetan book of the dead [English title]
New York : Viking, 2006
(OCoLC)607737394
Online version:
Karma-gliṅ-pa, 14th cent.
Tibetan book of the dead [English title]
New York : Viking, 2006
(OCoLC)607737403
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Karma-gliṅ-pa; Padma Sambhava; Gyurme Dorje.; Graham Coleman; Thupten Jinpa.; Bstan-ʼdzin-rgya-mtsho, Dalai Lama XIV
ISBN: 0670858862 9780670858866
OCLC Number: 61684205
Description: xlix, 535 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm.
Contents: Acknowledgements for the Illustrations xii --
Introductory Commentary by His Holiness the XIVth Dalai Lama xiii --
A Brief Literary History of the Tibetan Book of the Dead / Gyurme Dorje xxxvi --
The Tibetan Book of the Dead 1 --
Appendix 1 Peaceful and Wrathful Deities and the Tibetan Book of the Dead 381 --
Appendix 2 Symbolism of the Mandala of the Peaceful and Wrathful Deities 387.
Other Titles: Bar do thos grol.
Great liberation by hearing in the intermediate states
Responsibility: composed by Padmasambhava ; revealed by Terton Karma Lingpa ; translated by Gyurme Dorje ; edited by Graham Coleman with Thupten Jinpa ; introductory commentary by His Holiness the Dalai Lama.
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Contains a translation of the key Buddhist text that follows a Buddhist priest and student as they guide a deceased person into afterlife, chronicling the progress of the soul through death and rebirth in three stages.

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