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Books Books 21 - 30 of about 41 related to The Doctrine of Awakening: The Attainment of Self-Mastery According to the ....   

Sherpas Through Their Rituals

Sherry B. Ortner - Religion - 1978 - 195 pages
The Sherpas of the Himalayas practice Tibetan Buddhism, a variety of Mahayana Buddhism. This is a general interpretation of Sherpa culture through examining the relationship ...
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An Introduction to Swaminarayan Hinduism

Raymond Brady Williams - Religion - 2001 - 253 pages
This 2001 book places Swaminarayan Hinduism in the context of transnational Hinduism and analyses its current status.
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An Introduction to Buddhism: Teachings, History and Practices

Peter Harvey - Religion - 1990 - 374 pages
This book is a comprehensive introduction to Buddhist tradition as it has developed in three major cultural areas in Asia, and to Buddhism as it is now developing in the West ...
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Philosophical Meditations on Zen Buddhism

Dale S. Wright - Philosophy - 2000 - 244 pages
This book develops a contemporary interpretation of Zen Buddhism.
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An Introduction to Confucianism

Xinzhong Yao - Religion - 2000 - 344 pages
Introduces the many strands of Confucianism in a style accessible to students and general readers.
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An Introduction to Hinduism

Gavin D. Flood - Religion - 1996 - 341 pages
This book provides a much-needed thematic and historical introduction to Hinduism, the religion of the majority of people in India. Dr. Flood traces the development of Hindu ...
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The Dance of Siva: Religion, Art and Poetry in South India

David Smith - Religion - 2003 - 316 pages
Siva's Dance of Bliss in poetry, iconography, ritual and philosophy is examined here.
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Bankei Zen

Yoshito Hakeda - Religion - 1989 - 196 pages
The eccentric Bankei (1622?1693) has long been an underground hero in the world of Zen. At a time when Zen was becoming overly formalized in Japan, he stressed its relevance to ...
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World of the Buddha: An Introduction to Buddhist Literature

Lucien Stryk - Fiction - 1968 - 423 pages
This is a selection from among the most significant texts in the body of Buddhist literature, culled especially for readers who want a rich, varied, and comprehensive ...
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