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Book Name: Arrow and the Spindle Vol II
Author Name: Samten Karmay
Price: USD 50
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The first part of this book deals with historical matters especialily the stereotyped notions of the king Land Darma in Tibetan Buddhist historical works. It is followed by a comparative study of the cult of local deities (yul lha). The second part is mainly devoted to the Buddhist rites such as the ones instituted as state ceremonies by the Fifth Dalai Lama (1617-1682) as well as discussions about the mural painting in the Red Palace in the Potala that depicts…

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Book Name: Four Lamas of Dolpo Tibetan Biographies
Author Name: David L. Snellgrove
Price: USD 30
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Published in Nepal

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Book Name: Atisa and Tibet
Author Name: Chattopadhyaya, Alaka
Price: USD 14.95
Description:

life and works of Dipamkara Srijnana in relation to the history and religion of Tibet with Tibetan sources, tr. under Lama Chimpa, Calcutta, 1987

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Book Name: Buddhist Tales of Kashmir in Tibetan Woodcuts
Author Name: Edited by: Sharada Rani
Price: USD 60
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Buddhist Tales of Kashmir in Tibetan Woodcuts, Narthang series of the woodcuts of Ksemendras Avadana kapalata

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Book Name: Buddhist monasteries and monastic life in ancient India
Author Name: Daswani, Rekha
Price: USD 16.95
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This book provides an authoritative and critical account of Buddhist monasteries and monastic life in India spanning the period 3rd century BC to 7th century AD. Within a broad framework encompassing the growth and eventual decline of the monasteries, it trains its focus on their place as centres of education, scholarship and intellectual ferment, contributing to the traditions of free and logical thinking. All this is covered in the context of the historical and ideological development of monasticism and the…

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