The Resource Secret of the Vajra world : the Tantric Buddhism of Tibet, Reginald A. Ray; foreword by Tulk Thondup

Secret of the Vajra world : the Tantric Buddhism of Tibet, Reginald A. Ray; foreword by Tulk Thondup

Label
Secret of the Vajra world : the Tantric Buddhism of Tibet
Title
Secret of the Vajra world
Title remainder
the Tantric Buddhism of Tibet
Statement of responsibility
Reginald A. Ray; foreword by Tulk Thondup
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
294.3/925/09515
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
  • BQ8912.9.C5
  • BQ8912.9.C5
LC item number
  • R39 2001
  • R39 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Secret of the Vajra world : the Tantric Buddhism of Tibet, Reginald A. Ray; foreword by Tulk Thondup
Publication
Note
"Distributed in the United States by Random House"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 489-507) and index
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  • mel
  • glg
Contents
Foreword / Tulku Thondup -- Pt. 1. Foundations of Vajrayana -- 1. The Indian Prelude -- 2. How the Vajrayana Came to Tibet: The Early Spreading of the Dharma -- 3. How the Vajrayana Came to Tibet: The Later Spreading and Beyond -- 4. The Vajrayana in the Context of the Three-Yana Journey -- 5. The View of Vajrayana -- Pt. 2. Entering the Vajra World -- 6. Some Initial Vajrayana Perspectives -- 7. The World Beyond Thought -- 8. The Vajra Master -- 9. Entering the Vajrayana Path -- 10. Tantric Practice: Meditation on the Yidam -- 11. Subtleties of Practice: The Inner Yogas -- Pt. 3. Meeting the Essence of Mind -- 12. Mahamudra: The Great Symbol -- 13. Dzokchen: The Great Perfection -- Pt. 4. Tantric Applications -- 14. Lessons in Mortality: Death and Dying in Tantric Practice -- 15. Bodhisattvas in the World: Tulkus, Reincarnate Lamas -- 16. Themes of a Tulku's Life -- 17. The Practice of Retreat -- 18. The Passing of a Realized Master
Control code
000021822588
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
xvi, 524 p.
Isbn
9781570627729
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
00047025
Other physical details
ill.
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.b20648248
System control number
  • 21822588lt
  • (OCoLC)45024468

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