Initiations and Initiates in Tibet

December 7, 2020
Initiations and Initiates in Tibet

A noted authority discusses mystic rites and doctrines, methodsof psychic training among lamas, magicians, yogis, and more.Covered are various kinds of initiations and their aims, role ofthe spiritual guide and choice of a master, oral instruction,spiritual exercises, "gymnastics" of respiration, many otheraspects of Tibetan religious practice.Alexandra David-Neel was a practicing Buddhist, linguist, andresident of Tibet for 14 years.27 black-and-white illustrations.