Synopses & Reviews
A vivid and inspiring journey to the heart of the rich and magical realm of Buddhist visualisation and devotional practices. In this informed account we are introduced to the main Buddhas, Bodhisattvas, and Tantric deities we are likely to meet in that miraculous realm. A unique resource.
An introduction the most well-known and important Buddhas, deities and other sacred figures of Buddhism. Each is imaginatively brought to life for the reader presenting their major characteristics along with illustrations, visualizations, symbols, mantras and myths.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 341-343) and index.
About the Author
A much published and well-respected Buddhist author, meditator and teacher, Vessantara is a senior member of the Western Buddhist Order. He holds a particular love for Tibetan Buddhism and his known particularly as an effective storyteller.