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Magic and Mystery in Tibet

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Synopsis:

A practicing Buddhist and Oriental linguist recounts supernatural events she witnessed in Tibet during the 1920s. Intelligent and witty, she describes the fantastic effects of meditation and shamanic magic — levitation, telepathy, more. 32 photographs.

Table of Contents

INTRODUCTION BY DR. D'ARSONVAL

AUTHOR'S PREFACE

I TIBET AND THE LAMAS

II A GUEST OF THE LAMAS

III A FAMOUS TIBETAN MONASTERY

IV DEALING WITH GHOSTS AND DEMONS

V DISCIPLES OF YORE AND THEIR CONTEMPORARY EMULATORS

VI PSYCHIC SPORTS

VII MYSTIC THEORIES AND SPIRITUAL TRAINING

VIII PSYCHIC PHENOMENA IN TIBET - HOW TIBETANS EXPLAIN THEM

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486226828
Author:
David-Neel, Alexandra
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Author:
David-Neel, Madame Alexandra
Author:
David-Neel, Alexandra
Author:
David-Neel, Madame Alexandra
Author:
Neel, David
Location:
New York
Subject:
Description and travel
Subject:
Psychology
Subject:
Eastern
Subject:
Asia - Central
Subject:
Buddhism
Subject:
Occultism
Subject:
Parapsychology - General
Subject:
Tibet (China) Religion.
Subject:
Buddhism - General
Subject:
Eastern - General
Subject:
Buddhism -- China -- Tibet.
Subject:
Religion Eastern-Buddhism
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Publication Date:
19710631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
368
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.38 in 0.83 lb

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History and Social Science » Asia » Tibet
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A practicing Buddhist and Oriental linguist recounts supernatural events she witnessed in Tibet during the 1920s. Intelligent and witty, she describes the fantastic effects of meditation and shamanic magic — levitation, telepathy, more. 32 photographs.
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