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Essential Tibetan Buddhism

Author: Robert A F Thurman
Publisher: [San Francisco] : HarperSanFrancisco, ©1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
Expertly and lucidly surveying the basic varieties and teachings of Tibetan Buddhism, renowned scholar Robert Thurman makes this authentic spiritual tradition available to contemporary Western audiences as never before.

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Thurman, Robert A.F.
Essential Tibetan Buddhism.
[San Francisco] : HarperSanFrancisco, ©1995
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Robert A F Thurman
ISBN: 0062510487 9780062510488 0062510517 9780062510518
OCLC Number: 32781217
Description: 317 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: 1. The Quintessence: The Mentor Worship --
2. Seeing the Buddha --
3. Meeting the Buddha in the Mentor --
4. Practicing Transcendent Renunciation --
5. Practicing the Loving Spirit of Enlightenment --
6. Practicing the Liberating Wisdom --
7. Practicing the Creation Stage --
8. Practicing the Perfection and Great Perfection Stages --
9. Various Treasures of Tibetan Spiritual Culture.
Responsibility: Robert A.F. Thurman.
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An introduction to Tibetan Buddhism explaining the core beliefs, traditions and movements of this popular Eastern religion. The book includes a glossary, explanatory notes, directories of  Read more...


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