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Oracles and demons of Tibet

the cult and iconography of the Tibetan protective deities

by ReneМЃ de Nebesky-wojkowitz

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Published by Akademische Druck- u. Verlagsanstalt in Graz, Austria .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Tibet (China),
  • China,
  • Tibet.
    • Subjects:
    • Gods, Buddhist -- China -- Tibet,
    • Gods, Bonpo,
    • Tibet (China) -- Religion

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRené de Nebesky-Wojkowitz ; introduction, Per Kværne.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBL1945.T5 N4 1975
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxix, 666 p., 21 p. of plates :
      Number of Pages666
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2438512M
      ISBN 103201009539
      LC Control Number87131526

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René de Nebesky-Wojkowitz (29 June – 9 July ) was a Czech ethnologist and is mostly known for his publication Oracles and Demons of Tibet, which was the first detailed study of Tibetan deity : 29 JuneGroß Hoschütz, Czech Silesia.

Foreword The iconography of the deities worshiped by the Tibetans as protectors and guardians of Buddhism belongs to the least known field of Tibetan Studies. The exceedingly numerous class of protective divinities comprises many figures who originally belonged to the pantheon of the old Tibetan Bon faith.

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Includes Tibetan texts for terms. Description: 2, 28, pages: illustrations (some color) ; 21 cm. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

Oracles and demons of Tibet by René de Nebesky-Wojkowitz,Oxford University Press edition, in EnglishCited by: The author, Rene de Nebesky-Wojkowitz a scholar and adventurer who studied Tibetan culture, primarily in Sikkim, journeyed to the Himalayan region in the s just before and during the Chinese invasion of Lhasa, when great upheavals were taking place in Tibetan society and culture.

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