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iconography of Tibetan Lamaism

Antoinette K. Gordon

iconography of Tibetan Lamaism

by Antoinette K. Gordon

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Published by Munshiram Manoharlal in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Buddhism -- China -- Tibet.,
  • Idols and images.,
  • Art, Buddhist -- China -- Tibet.,
  • Art -- China -- Tibet.,
  • Buddhist art and symbolism -- China -- Tibet.,
  • Dge-lugs-pa (Sect) -- China -- Tibet.,
  • Art, Tibetan.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Antoinette K. Gordon.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxi, 131 p., [79] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages131
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13590905M

    by Min Bahadur Shakya The Iconography of Nepalese Buddhism Min Bahadur Shakya is a scholar of Newar and Tibetan subject and they all wished that there should be a book which must be authentic and reliable in subject matter and must have contained historical, cultural and religious meanings and artistic value. the Tibetan Buddhist canon. In the wheel-turning posture, if the left index finger and thumb touch to form a circle, how is the right hand positioned? Lamaism. According to some accounts, when did Sri Lanka convert to Buddhism? around the time of Emperor Ashoka. What is the content of the Tibetan "Book of the Dead"? instructions for those.

    Buddhist symbolism is the method of Buddhist art to represent certain aspects of dharma, which began in the fourth century BCE. Anthropomorphic symbolism appeared from around the first century CE with the arts of Mathura the Greco-Buddhist art of Gandhara, and were combined with the previous s symbolic innovations were later introduced, especially through . The book traces the development of the Buddhist pantheon in India, its dissemination to Tibet in the first period, Indian and Tibetan masters, and the conversion of the Mongols to the Gelukpa denomination who inherited the rich iconography of Lamaism.

    Tibetan voodoo believes each life has its source called La. La doesn't have to be located within the body, but can be situated anywhere - on a hill, in a lake or within a beast. One person may have more than one La. Moreover, a family, a tribe or a nation also has its collective La. If you want to destroy your opponents, according to Tibetan Lamaism, the easiest way to achieve the .   Buddhism Of Tibet Or Lamaism. Buddhism Of Tibet Or Lamaism is a classic work on Tibetan Buddhism as practiced by its monks and hermits. For many years this was the most adequate source of reliable information about Tibet and Tibetan Buddhism in the western world. The author, Major L. A. Waddell, learned the Tibetan language in order to fulfill.


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The purpose of this book is to give the student interested in Tibetan iconography a general idea of the development of Buddhism into Lamaism, and to make easier the identification of the various deities of the Tibetan pantheon. Iconography of Tibetan Lamaism. New York, Paragon Book Reprint Corp., [©] (OCoLC) Online version: Gordon, Antoinette K.

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This book gives a descriptive outline of the principal gods in the Tibetan pantheon, tracing the main features and symbols that are used to denote each : Tuttle Publishing.

The Iconography of Tibetan Lamaism was first published infor 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.

The Iconography of Tibetan Lamaism was first published twenty years ago 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."".

The Iconography of Tibetan Lamaism is an authoritative text on the specifically Tibetan branch of Buddhism—one which possesses a rich visual history of Buddhist art and Iconagraphy. This book gives a descriptive outline of the principal gods in the Tibetan pantheon, tracing the main features and symbols that are used to denote each one.

Lamaism (lä′mə-ĭz′əm) n. Tibetan Buddhism. No longer in scholarly use. La′maist n. Lamaism (ˈlɑːməˌɪzəm) n (Buddhism) the Mahayana form of Buddhism of Tibet and Mongolia. See also Dalai Lama ˈLamaist n, adj ˌLamaˈistic adj La•ma•ism (ˈlɑ məˌɪz əm) n.

the Mahayana Buddhism of Tibet and Mongolia, having a hierarchical. Gold & gray cloth with red design, gilt lettering on spine. Gold and color-illustrated dust jacket. xxxi; pp. 2 color, numerous bw plates. This book gives the student interested in Tibetan iconography a general idea of the development of Buddhism into Lamaism and makes easier the identification of the various deities of the Tibetan pantheon.".

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Publication: NY: Paragon Book Reprint Corp. xxxi, pp+ index. Very good hardback in an edgeworn jacket that has a few small closed tears and is sunned on the spine and at the top of the front Rating: % positive.

The Iconography of Tibetan Lamaism was first published infor 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.

The Iconography of Tibetan Lamaism is an authoritative text on the specifically Tibetan branch of Buddhism—one which possesses a rich visual history of Buddhist art and Iconagraphy. This book gives a descriptive outline of the principal gods in the Tibetan pantheon, tracing the main features and symbols that are used to denote each : Tuttle Publishing.

Title: The Iconography of Tibetan Lamaism Author(s): Antoinette K. Gordon ISBN: Year of Publication: Bibliographic Information: p. with b/w illus. and 2 four-colour illus. Format: Hardcover Language: English. Antoinette K. Gordon is the author of The Iconography Of Tibetan Lamaism ( avg rating, 2 ratings, 1 review), Tibetan Religious Art ( avg rating, /5.

iconography of tibetan lamaism by Antoinette K. Gordon The Iconography of Tibetan Lamaism was first published infor 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.".

Tibetan Buddhism (also Indo-Tibetan Buddhism) is the form of Buddhism practiced in Tibet where it is the dominant religion. It is also found in the regions surrounding the Himalayas (such as Bhutan, Ladakh, and Sikkim), much of Central Asia, the Southern Siberian regions such as Tuva, as well as Mongolia.

Tibetan Buddhism is a form of Mahayana and Vajrayana Buddhism. It is hoped that this book will answer that need to some extent. The favorable reception of my previous book, The Iconography of Tibetan Lamaism (), has encouraged me to make this material accessible to a wider public.

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The exceedingly numerous class of protective divinities comprises many figures who originally belonged to the pantheon of the old Tibetan Bon faith. A study of the Tibetan protective deities and their cult, apart from giving an .Books on Buddhist Iconography / Art. Iconography of Tibetan Lamaism By: Antoinette K.

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