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2 edition of Tibetan tales found in the catalog.

Tibetan tales

Bka"gyur.

Tibetan tales

stories from the Dsangs Blun (The wise and the foolish); from an ancient collection of stories on the wise and foolish actions of men, attributed to the Buddha Gautama and compiled after his death by his disciple, Ananda

by Bka"gyur.

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Published by Luzac .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementtranslated from the Tibetan by Antoinette K.Gordon.
The Physical Object
Pagination72p.,ill.,20cm
Number of Pages72
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18752852M

Buy a cheap copy of Tibetan Tales book by Geoffrey T. Bull. Free shipping over $ Skip to content. Search Button. Categories Collectibles Movies & TV Blog Share to Facebook. Share to Pinterest. Share to Twitter. ISBN: ISBN Tibetan tales, by Geoffrey T. Bull.   Summary: Tibetan Tales from the Top of the World contains three tales from Tibet, each told in English and Tibetan. In his foreword, The Dalai Lama writes, "Because the stories are set in Tibet, readers in other lands will naturally become aware of the existence of our country and of the values we hold dear."There is also a brief section about the Tibetan heart .

  Gleaned from an ancient oral tradition, these imaginative, colorful, and wisdom-filled stories will delight children and adults alike. This collection includes the Tibetan myth of creation; some of the famous Jataka tales, or stories of former lives of the Buddha; and the most popular of all the time-honored legends of Tibet, the great epic of King Gesar of Ling, the Brand: Shambhala. Tibetan Folk Tales A. L. Shelton Last week, aro people downloaded books from my site - 8 people gave donations. These books can take me from 2 to 10 hours to create. I want to keep them free, but need some support to be able to do so. If you can, please make a small donation (the average is £).

Tibetan Folk Tales by A.L. Shelton. the forests of Tibet, and from this union sprang the Tibetan race of people. The greater part of their literature is of a sacred nature, telling of their many books filled with religious teachings and superstitions, including the. Tibetan Folk Tales were collected by Albert Shelton, a doctor and explorer who lived in Tibet for two decades in the early 20th century; he died there in , and his wife published this book in based on his notes. You will find Buddhist legends here, along with traditional stories of Tibetan gods and goddesses, as well as magicians and wonder-workers.


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This collection includes the Tibetan myth of creation; some of the famous Jataka tales, or stories of former lives of the Buddha; and the most popular of all the time-honored legends of Tibet, the great epic of King Gesar of Ling, the/5.

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