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The Buddhism of Tibet, or, Lamaism

with its mystic cults, symbolism and mythology, and in its relation to Indian Buddhism

by Laurence Austine Waddell

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Published by W. Heffer in Cambridge [Eng.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Buddhism -- China -- Tibet

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 578-583.

    Other titlesLamaism.
    Statementby C. Austine Waddell.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBQ7602 .W28 1971
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxlviii, [3], 598 p. :
    Number of Pages598
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19476697M
    ISBN 100852700628

      Unlike most books by the Dalai Lama which are edited compilations of talks that he has given, this book consists of two texts that he himself wrote and two that he chose—all especially aimed at helping Western readers become better grounded in Buddhism. He wrote "The Buddhism of Tibet" and "The Key to the Middle Way" sections to explain the Pages: Genre/Form: Publications: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Waddell, L. A. (Laurence Austine), Buddhism of Tibet ; or, Lamaism.

    It soon was recognized as Tibetan Buddhism or Lamaism. Tibetan Buddhists liken the Vajrayana to a diamond because they consider both to be precious, changeless, pure, and clear. Says Lama Anagarika Govinda, "The vajra is regarded as the symbol of highest spiritual power that is irresistible and invincible. The Iconography of Tibetan Lamaism was first published in , for the express purpose of "giving the student interested in Tibetan Iconography a general idea of the development of Buddhism into Lamaism, and making easier the identification of the various deities of the Tibetan pantheon.".

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Originally published as "The Buddhism of Tibet, or Lamaism" in (W.H. Allen & Co., Ltd., London), this classic, and somewhat controversial, book has gone through several title changes, including the very accurate "Tibetan Buddhism: With Its Mystic Cults, Symbolism and Mythology," when reprinted by Dover Publications in (currently in print, and, as a handsomely produced volume at a very reasonable Cited by: The Buddhism of Tibet, or Lamaism: with its mystic cults, symbolism and mythology, and in its relation to Indian Buddhism Kindle Edition.

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Buddhism Of Tibet Or Lamaism is a classic work on Tibetan Buddhism as practiced by its monks and hermits. Download the PDF e-book by Major L. Waddell. Lamaism book Buddhism of Tibet, Or Lamaism: With Its Mystic Cults, Symbolism and Mythology, and in Its Relation to Indian Buddhism Laurence Austine Waddell W.H.

Allen, - Buddha (The concept) - This landmark study of Tibetan Buddhism first appeared in Waddell cites earlier European scholarship, including that of Burnouf (also reissued), but emphasises that his book is based on original field research at temples and among the lay by: 7.

The Buddhism of Tibet Or Lamaism, with its Mystic Cults, Symbolism and Mythology, and in its Relation to Indian Buddhism. With her book, “Enthralled: The Guru Cult of Tibetan Buddhism “Chris Chandler is a renegade who once served Tibetan Buddhism and Lamaism for many years and has now moved away.

Therefore, she calls herself “Ex-Tibetan-Buddhist” and is operating a website with the same name. The Buddhism of Tibet, or Lamaism with its mystic cults, symbolism and mythology, and in its relation to Indian Buddhism by Laurence Austine Waddell Published by W.H.

Allen & Co Pages: Introduction into Lamaism, the mystical Buddhism of Tibet. Hoshiarpur: Vishveshvaranand Vedic Research Institute, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book.

The Buddhism of Tibet, or Lamaism: with its mystic cults, symbolism and mythology, and in its relation to Indian Buddhism by Waddell, L.

(Laurence Austine), Pages: Tibetan Buddhism, also called (incorrectly) Lamaism, branch of Vajrayana (Tantric, or Esoteric) Buddhism that evolved from the 7th century ce in Tibet.

An investigation of Lamaism and parts of the Tibetan Book of the Dead Introduction In the first part of this investigation we considered the schism that led to the division into the 'Northern' and 'Southern' Schools of Mahayana and Hinayana Buddhism, the introduction of the Mahayana School into Tibet and the rise of Lamaism.

With her book, "Enthralled: The guru cult of Tibetan Buddhism "Chris Chandler is a renegade who once served Tibetan Buddhism and Lamaism for many years and has now moved away. Therefore, she calls herself "Ex-Tibetan-Buddhist" and is operating a website with the same name/5(31). Buddhism in the West and the Image of Tibet¹ Dagyab Kyabgön Rinpoche.

I would like to investigate the genesis of the Western image of Tibet by first employing a historical sketch. Principally, we perceive the other in two fundamentally different ways: How is the other different from us, and how is.

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For many years this was the most adequate source of reliable information Read more and download PDF.Tibetan Lamaism likes to present itself as a branch of Mantrayana, and it is thus called Vajrayana Buddhism or Yantrayana Lamaism.

Tibetan lamas love to give rating to different schools of cultivation.