Substance and Sense: Objects of Power in the Life, Writings, and Legacy of the Tibetan Ritual Master Sog bzlog pa Blo gros rgyal mtshan

Doctoral thesis English OPEN
Gentry, James Duncan;
(2014)
  • Publisher: Harvard University
  • Subject: Religious history | Asian history | Asian studies | Buddhism | material culture | philosophy | ritual | state | Tibet

This thesis is a reflection upon objects of power and their roles in the lives of people through the lens of a single case example: power objects as they appear throughout the narrative, philosophical, and ritual writings of the Tibetan Buddhist ritual specialist Sog bz... View more
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