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In Parts Two and Three of the book, I present my analysis of Buddhism in Tibetan
society. In Part Two, Tibetan Buddhism is described synchronically as it was in
the premodern period and as it continues to be, to varying degrees, among ...
Buddhism in Tibetan societies Geoffrey Samuel. or Lamaism, first published in
1894 (Waddell 1967). Hoffmann's work is misleading, however, in many respects.
His 'Old Bon' is created from fragmentary evidence and dubious parallels with ...
Buddhism in Tibetan societies Geoffrey Samuel . 1973. The Royal Song of
Saraha. Berkeley, Shambhala. . 1974a. Philosophy and Psychology in the
Abhidharma. 2d edition. Berkeley, Shambhala. . 1974b. Early Forms of Tibetan
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Samuel wrote Civilized Shamans for an anthropological audience, but the book has become a key text for students of Tibet’s history and religion. He proposes that shamanic influence is greater in ... Read full review
Civilized Shamans: Buddhism in Tibetan SocietiesUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
Everything about this book on the political and religious history of Tibet is big. A 150-page discussion on the socio-economic developments in Tibet serves as an introduction; the major discussion on ... Read full review
Shamanic and Clerical Buddhism
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Buddhism in Contemporary Tibet: Religious Revival and Cultural Identity
Andrew L. Christenson
No preview available - 1998