Pilgrims and pilgrimages

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The Holy Land Reborn: Pilgrimage and the Tibetan Reinvention of Buddhist India

The Holy Land Reborn

Pilgrimage and the Tibetan Reinvention of Buddhist India

US$39.00

The Dalai Lama has said that Tibetans consider themselves “the child of Indian civilization” and...

The Politics of Buddhist Organizations in Taiwan, 1989-2003: Safeguard the Faith, Build a Pure Land, Help the Poor

The Politics of Buddhist Organizations in Taiwan, 1989-2003

Safeguard the Faith, Build a Pure Land, Help the Poor

US$57.95

Laliberté looks at a relatively unexplored aspect of modern Taiwan: the influence of religion on...

The Spread of Tibetan Buddhism in China: Charisma, Money, Enlightenment

The Spread of Tibetan Buddhism in China

Charisma, Money, Enlightenment

US$57.95

Focusing on contemporary Tibetan Buddhist revivals in the Tibetan regions of the Sichuan and Qinghai...

Buddhism, War, and Nationalism: Chinese Monks in the Struggle Against Japanese Aggression 1931-1945

Buddhism, War, and Nationalism

Chinese Monks in the Struggle Against Japanese Aggression 1931-1945

US$57.95

This thesis examines the doctrinal grounds and different approaches to working out this "new...

Pilgrimage in Tibet
US$51.95

The Western image of Tibet as a sacred land is in many ways a mythical construction. But the...