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Tibetan Medicine and Other Holistic Health Care System

By: Tom Dummer

Price: $4.49

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Paljor Publications:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002459

ISBN: 8186230033

Condition: New


Western interest in Eastern forms of medicine such as acupuncture is wide-spread and growing-yet little attention has so far been given to Tibetan medicine. Tom Dummer describes its concepts and practice in a non-traditional way, thus making it more readily accessible to the Western mind. Beginning with an explanation of the basic elements of Tibetan medicine he describes the relevance of certain Buddhist concepts; the Tibetan analysis of bodily functions; functions; concepts of health and susceptibility to disease and methods of diagnosis and treatment. Analyses of the similarities between... View more info

Vajrayana Students Notebook

By: Tom Dummer

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Paljor Publications/Library of Tibetan Works & Archives: 1998

Seller ID: 103583

ISBN: 8186230165

Condition: New


Tom Dummer, an ardent and serious student of the dharma, in this hook unravels the profound leaching of the Vajrayana form of Tibetan Buddhism in a very lucid and step by step approach.The first part of the Book deals with the basics for the students of the Vajrayana, both beginners and those- on path. Refuge prayers, meditational techniques, phowa, prostrations etc., are thoroughly dealt with, Significance of the ritual implements and artifacts are also explained in detail.The second part of the book dwells on the seven pitfalls to enlightenment. Veiws of some of the great comtemporary Buddhi... View more info