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Symbols in Tibetan Culture : An Investigation of the Nine Best-Known Groups
Female Buddhas: Women of Enlightenment in Tibetan Mystical Art
by Loden Sherab Dagyab Rinpoche, Maurice Walshe (Translator), Nov 1995.
: The Wondrous Adventures of King Gesar (Tibetan Art and Culture Series)
- by Glenn H. Mullin , Clear Light Pub, October 2002.
Whereas the art of most Buddhist countries features a preponderance of male images,
the art of Tibet has traditionally emphasized what the authors call "the strong role of
the feminine." This book, one of the first Western titles ever to analyze this unique
artistic tradition, is the companion volume to a touring art exhibit about female buddhas.
on Tibetan Culture : Essays in Memory of Turrell V. Wylie (Studies
in Asian Thought and Religion, Vol 12)
by Zara Wallace, Published by Dharma Publishing, December 1991.
Seven Years in Tibet : Screenplay and Story Behind the Film (Newmarket
by Lawrence Epstein, Richard F. Sherburne (Editor), Edwin Mellen Press,
by Jean-Jacques Annaud, Becky Johnston, David Appleby (Photographer), p
Morrow. Newmarket Pr, November 1, 1997.
Nomads : Environment, Pastoral Economy, and Material Culture
(Carlsberg Nomad Series)
by Fredrick Hyde-Chambers, Shambhala Pubns, May 1995.
These authentic Tibetan folklore narratives include myths of creation,
stories of the origins of important deities and ancient rulers, parables,
verses, riddles and proverbs. Gleaned from an ancient oral tradition, these
24 imaginative and wisdom-filled tales represent a spectrum of Tibetan
life and will delight adults and children alike. Line drawings.
Portrait: The Power of Compassion
by Schuyler Jones, Ida Nicolaisen (Editor), Thames & Hudson, November
Living Tibet: The Dalai Lama in Dharamsala
by Dalai Lama, Phil Borges(Photographer), Bstan-Dzin-Rgya-Mtsho. Rizzoli
International Publications, May 1996
"Phil Borges conveys the quiet dignity and determination of the Tibetan
people through his simple black-and-white photos. Each portrait is accompanied
by a short description of the subjects, offering glimpses into their extraordinary
lives. The book also features quotes of H.H. the Dalai Lama. This is a book
that can be appreciated even by someone who does not know much about the
Reflection from the Wheel of Life
by Nanci Hoetzlein Rose and Bill Warren (photographer) Snow Lion;
Treasures of Tibetan Art : Collections of the Jacques Marchais Museum
of Tibetan Art
by Carroll Dunham, Ian Baker, and Thomas L. Kelly (photographer) Abbeville;
"Much more than a fancy coffee table book, this book introducesvarious
aspects of Tibetan lives, faiths, and culture through its essays and photos.
It is definitely worth keeping."
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