Coupon
The Tibetan Book of the Dead
by Gyurme Dorje and Dalai Lama XIV and Karma-Glin-Pa and Padma Sambhava


Overview - One of the greatest works created by any culture and overwhelmingly the most significant of all Tibetan Buddhist texts in the West, The Tibetan Book of the Dead has had a number of distinguished translations, but none encompassed the work in its entirety.  Read more...

 
Hardcover
  • Retail Price: $35.00
  • $23.80
    (Save 32%)

Add to Cart + Add to Wishlist

In Stock.

FREE Shipping for Club Members
 
> Check In-Store Availability

In-Store pricing may vary

 
 
New & Used Marketplace 26 copies from $10.88
 
Download

This item is available only to U.S. billing addresses.
 
 
 
 

More About The Tibetan Book of the Dead by Gyurme Dorje; Dalai Lama XIV; Karma-Glin-Pa; Padma Sambhava
 
 
 
Overview
One of the greatest works created by any culture and overwhelmingly the most significant of all Tibetan Buddhist texts in the West, The Tibetan Book of the Dead has had a number of distinguished translations, but none encompassed the work in its entirety. Now, in one of the year's most important publishing events, the entire text has not only been made available in English but in a translation of quite remarkable clarity and beauty.

With an introductory commentary by His Holiness The Dalai Lama, who calls this translation "an extraordinary accomplishment undertaken with great care over many years" this complete edition faithfully presents the insights and intentions of the original work. It includes one of the most detailed and compelling descriptions of the after-death state in world literature, exquisitely written practices that can transform our experience of daily life, guidance on helping those who are dying, and an inspirational perspective on coping with bereavement. Translated with the close support of leading contemporary masters, including HH Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche, and learned scholars such as Khamtrul Rinpoche and Zenkar Rinpoche, His Holiness the Dalai Lama says, "I hope that the profound insights contained in this work will be a source of inspiration and support to many interested people around the world."


 
Details
  • ISBN-13: 9780670858866
  • ISBN-10: 0670858862
  • Publisher: Viking Books
  • Publish Date: January 2006
  • Page Count: 535
  • Reading Level: Ages 18-UP


Related Categories

Books > Religion > Buddhism - Tibetan

 
BAM Customer Reviews