Rene De Nebesky Wojkowitz
Title Tibetan Religious Dances: Tibetan Text and Annotated Translation of the `Chams Yig'
Book Condition New
Jacket Condition New
Edition First Edition
Publisher New Delhi, India Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd. 1997
8176240060 / 9788176240062
Seller ID 102425
This unique work provides invaluable material related to the Tibetan Scared Dances, which have met their doom with the destruction of monastic life in Tibet. The Author, during his field work in the Himalayas has studied these Buddhist temple dances. He brought to their description his expert knowledge of Tibetan iconography and ritual. Of particular interest is the translation of the Tibetan texts containing detailed instructions for the performance of the dances.Printed Pages: 327.
Tibetan Religious Dances: Tibetan Text and Annotated Translation of the `Chams Yig' Rene De Nebesky Wojkowitz