Synopses & Reviews
For a comprehensive and eminently comprehensible overview of Tibetan Buddhism, look to Power's substantial Introduction to Tibetan Buddhism.Booklist
This is the only comprehensive introduction to Tibetan Buddhism: a systematic and wonderfully clear presentation of its Indian origins, the four main schools of Tibetan Buddhism and Tibet's indigenous religion, Bon.
Introduces the basic beliefs of Buddhism, discusses how it was brought to Tibet, and explores Tibetan Mahayana philosophy and tantic methods for personal transformation.
Includes bibliographical references (p. -486) and indexes.