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The Resource In the presence of masters : wisdom from 30 contemporary Tibetan buddhist teachers, edited by Reginald A. Ray

In the presence of masters : wisdom from 30 contemporary Tibetan buddhist teachers, edited by Reginald A. Ray

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In the presence of masters : wisdom from 30 contemporary Tibetan buddhist teachers
Title
In the presence of masters
Title remainder
wisdom from 30 contemporary Tibetan buddhist teachers
Statement of responsibility
edited by Reginald A. Ray
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The book highlights the teachings of the practice lineages, the branch of Tibetan Buddhism that emphasizes meditation practice, personal experience, and spiritual realization. Selections are thematically organized, including topics such as the major approaches to the spiritual path, meditation and other practices, Buddhist ethics, tantric practice, and the role of the teacher."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
294.3923
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Ray, Reginald A
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  • Buddhism
  • Buddhism
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In the presence of masters : wisdom from 30 contemporary Tibetan buddhist teachers, edited by Reginald A. Ray
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Publication
Note
Formerly CIP
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [273]-290)
Contents
Pt. 1. Introduction -- 1. The Buddha : his life, his aspects, and his legacy -- 2. The three vehicles -- 3. How to study the Buddha's legacy -- Pt. 2. Hinayana -- 4. The view of Hinayana -- 5. The practice of Hinayana -- Pt. 3. Mahayana -- 6. The great vehicle -- 7. The view of Mahayana -- 8. The practice of Mahayana -- Pt. 4. Vajrayana -- 9. Tantric perspectives -- 10. The Vajra master -- 11. The Vajrayana path -- 12. Making the journey -- Pt. 5. Conclusion -- 13. Tibetan Buddhism in the West
Control code
000025180128
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 290 p.
Isbn
9781570628498
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003026575
Other physical details
ill.
Label
In the presence of masters : wisdom from 30 contemporary Tibetan buddhist teachers, edited by Reginald A. Ray
Link
Publication
Note
Formerly CIP
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [273]-290)
Contents
Pt. 1. Introduction -- 1. The Buddha : his life, his aspects, and his legacy -- 2. The three vehicles -- 3. How to study the Buddha's legacy -- Pt. 2. Hinayana -- 4. The view of Hinayana -- 5. The practice of Hinayana -- Pt. 3. Mahayana -- 6. The great vehicle -- 7. The view of Mahayana -- 8. The practice of Mahayana -- Pt. 4. Vajrayana -- 9. Tantric perspectives -- 10. The Vajra master -- 11. The Vajrayana path -- 12. Making the journey -- Pt. 5. Conclusion -- 13. Tibetan Buddhism in the West
Control code
000025180128
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 290 p.
Isbn
9781570628498
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003026575
Other physical details
ill.

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