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Buddhism in the Tibetan Tradition

Kelsang Gyatso

Buddhism in the Tibetan Tradition

A Guide (Arkana)

by Kelsang Gyatso

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Published by Penguin (Non-Classics) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tibetan Buddhism,
  • Tibet,
  • Buddhism - General,
  • Philosophy / General,
  • Religion - World Religions,
  • Literature: Classics

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsR. F. Lister (Editor), M. R. Lister (Editor), Tenzin P. Phunrapba (Translator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10096344M
    ISBN 100140193332
    ISBN 109780140193336


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