Making Sense Of Tantric Buddhism

Pub Date : 2014-05-06 | Author : Christian K. Wedemeyer | Publisher : Columbia University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780231162418
ISBN 13 : 0231162413

Making Sense of Tantric Buddhism fundamentally rethinks the nature of the transgressive theories and practices of the Buddhist Tantric traditions, challenging the notion that the T..

Esprit Zen Esprit Neuf

Pub Date : 1977-01-01 | Author : Shunryu Suzuki | Publisher : Editions du Seuil

ISBN 10 : 2020045451
ISBN 13 : 9782020045452

Shunryu Suzuki donne au zen sa simplicité. Etre en zazen c'est déjà l'illumination. Pourquoi chercher ailleurs la joie, pourquoi différer l'occasion de l'Eveil. L'Eveil c'est t..

Indian Asceticism

Pub Date : 2015-03-03 | Author : Carl Olson | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780190266400
ISBN 13 : 0190266406

Throughout the history of Indian religions, the ascetic figure is most closely identified with power. A by-product of the ascetic path, power is displayed in the ability to fly, wa..

Cut Pieces

Pub Date : 2013-10-08 | Author : Lotte Hoek | Publisher : Columbia University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780231535151
ISBN 13 : 0231535155

Imagine watching an action film in a small-town cinema hall in Bangladesh, and in between the gun battles and fistfights, a short pornographic clip appears. This is known as a cut-..