Oracles and demons of Tibet: the cult and iconography of the Tibetan protective deities

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Book Faith India, 1996 - Religion - 666 pages
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This book is a study of the Tibetan protective deities, those gods worshipped by the Tibetans as protectors and guardians of Buddhism.

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There's no other book I know of that treats this subject so thoroughly. Really a fantastic resource. Read full review

Review: Oracles and Demons of Tibet: The Cult and Iconography of the Tibetan Protective Deities

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Dense and a bit academic, but it's THE book on Tibetan dieties and the pre-Buddhist roots of Vajrayana. Read full review

Contents

IThe Protective Deities Their classification appearance and attributes
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IIdPal ldan lha mo
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IThe group of the mGon po
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