Introduction to Tibetan Buddhism

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Snow Lion Publications, Dec 25, 2007 - Religion - 504 pages
7 Reviews
The expanded edition of the classic reference, one of Snow Lion's top ten bestsellers. Thorough coverage of Tibetan Buddhism from its Indian origins to the present day; includes new information on the four schools of Tibetan Buddhism, religious practices and festivals, and the current political situation.
  

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User Review  - Tom - Goodreads

Pretty good. Informative, but could have been better edited and the writing could have been more polished. Read full review

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User Review  - Alyssa Mcfarland - Goodreads

I thought this 400+ page tome would be a total snooze, but it was extremely fascinating. Everything from butter sculptures, to bas-ass buddhas like Padmasambhava, it's all here and more. There's even ... Read full review

Contents

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John Powers is professor of Asian Studies at Australian National University. He is the author of 16 books and more than 50 academic articles.

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