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The Resource Symbols of Tibetan Buddhism, foreword by the Dalai Lama ; text by Claude B. Levenson ; photographs by Laziz Hamani ; [translated by Nissin Marshall]

Symbols of Tibetan Buddhism, foreword by the Dalai Lama ; text by Claude B. Levenson ; photographs by Laziz Hamani ; [translated by Nissin Marshall]

Label
Symbols of Tibetan Buddhism
Title
Symbols of Tibetan Buddhism
Statement of responsibility
foreword by the Dalai Lama ; text by Claude B. Levenson ; photographs by Laziz Hamani ; [translated by Nissin Marshall]
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
JFN
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Levenson, Claude B
Dewey number
294.3437
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
BQ5115.C5
LC item number
L4813 2003
Literary form
non fiction
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Hamani, Laziz
Series statement
Symbols of religion series
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  • Buddhist art and symbolism
  • Buddhist art and symbolism
  • Spiritual life
  • Buddhism
  • Art, Buddhist
  • Tibet Autonomous Region (China)
Label
Symbols of Tibetan Buddhism, foreword by the Dalai Lama ; text by Claude B. Levenson ; photographs by Laziz Hamani ; [translated by Nissin Marshall]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Translation of: Les symboles du bouddhisme tibétain
  • "Glossary": p. 126
Contents
The wheel of time -- The wheel of life -- The wheel of the law -- Red hats and yellow hats -- The stupa -- The prayer wheel -- Sacred mantra -- The rosary -- The Altar -- Musical instruments -- The sacred scarf -- Thunderbolt scepter and bell -- Ritual bowl and dagger -- The auspicious symbols -- Offerings -- The scripture and the texts -- Mûdrâs -- The great prayer -- The masters of knowledge -- Master and disciple -- The protector of Tibet -- Târâ Drôlma -- The great protectors -- The fire ritual -- Monks and laity -- The meditator -- Pilgrimage -- The passage of death -- The Dalai Lama -- The lotus
Control code
ocm52966993
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
127 p.
Isbn
9780760742365
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)52966993
Label
Symbols of Tibetan Buddhism, foreword by the Dalai Lama ; text by Claude B. Levenson ; photographs by Laziz Hamani ; [translated by Nissin Marshall]
Publication
Note
  • Translation of: Les symboles du bouddhisme tibétain
  • "Glossary": p. 126
Contents
The wheel of time -- The wheel of life -- The wheel of the law -- Red hats and yellow hats -- The stupa -- The prayer wheel -- Sacred mantra -- The rosary -- The Altar -- Musical instruments -- The sacred scarf -- Thunderbolt scepter and bell -- Ritual bowl and dagger -- The auspicious symbols -- Offerings -- The scripture and the texts -- Mûdrâs -- The great prayer -- The masters of knowledge -- Master and disciple -- The protector of Tibet -- Târâ Drôlma -- The great protectors -- The fire ritual -- Monks and laity -- The meditator -- Pilgrimage -- The passage of death -- The Dalai Lama -- The lotus
Control code
ocm52966993
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
127 p.
Isbn
9780760742365
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)52966993

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