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The Resource Spirit-mediums, sacred mountains, and related Bon textual traditions in upper Tibet : calling down the gods, by John Vincent Bellezza, (electronic resource)

Spirit-mediums, sacred mountains, and related Bon textual traditions in upper Tibet : calling down the gods, by John Vincent Bellezza, (electronic resource)

Label
Spirit-mediums, sacred mountains, and related Bon textual traditions in upper Tibet : calling down the gods
Title
Spirit-mediums, sacred mountains, and related Bon textual traditions in upper Tibet
Title remainder
calling down the gods
Statement of responsibility
by John Vincent Bellezza
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • tib
  • tib
  • eng
Summary
Unique original material on the phenomenon of the spirit-mediums of Upper Tibet, the men and women who channel the gods. With extensive interviews with members of this living tradition
Member of
Action
digitized
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bellezza, John Vincent
Dewey number
299.5/4
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Language note
In English with passages in Tibetan
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/notation
(romanized); includes translations from Tibetan
Series statement
Brill's Tibetan studies library,
Series volume
v. 8
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shamans
  • Bon (Tibetan religion)
Label
Spirit-mediums, sacred mountains, and related Bon textual traditions in upper Tibet : calling down the gods, by John Vincent Bellezza, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Languages of the greater Himalayan region"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 489-500) and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Foreword by Henk Blezer; Acknowledgments; i) Introduction to the spirit-mediums of Upper Tibet; ii) The greater tradition: cross-cultural comparisons; iii) Introduction to Part Two: interviews conducted with spirit-mediums; iv) Introduction to Part Three: the mountain deities of the spirit-mediums; v) Introduction to Part Four: spirit-mediums in the Bon literary tradition; vi) Introduction to Part Five: Bon literary references to the ritual implements and practices of the spiritmediums; i) bsTan-grag lha-pa, born circa 1925; ii) Pho-bo dbang-phyug, born circa 1920
  • iii) dPa' dam, born circa 1914iv) Khams-pa'i dpa' chung, born circa 1912; v) sPu-yu, born circa 1939; vi) Bu-chung, born circa 1919; vii) Lha-pa bstan-pa, born circa 1936; viii) Phyogs-bzhi lha-pa, born circa 1927; ix) Lha-klu, born circa 1948; x) dPa' mo, born circa 1925; xi) Pho-bo lha-dbang, born circa 1935; xii) sGrol-dkar, born circa 1952; xiii) Pho-bo mtsho-rgyal, born circa 1939; xiv) Karma rig 'dzin, born circa 1935; xv) Pho-bo chu-bza
Control code
ocn229185450
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 532 pages, [29] pages of plates)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781433707292
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
color illustrations
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)229185450
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Spirit-mediums, sacred mountains, and related Bon textual traditions in upper Tibet : calling down the gods, by John Vincent Bellezza, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
"Languages of the greater Himalayan region"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 489-500) and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Foreword by Henk Blezer; Acknowledgments; i) Introduction to the spirit-mediums of Upper Tibet; ii) The greater tradition: cross-cultural comparisons; iii) Introduction to Part Two: interviews conducted with spirit-mediums; iv) Introduction to Part Three: the mountain deities of the spirit-mediums; v) Introduction to Part Four: spirit-mediums in the Bon literary tradition; vi) Introduction to Part Five: Bon literary references to the ritual implements and practices of the spiritmediums; i) bsTan-grag lha-pa, born circa 1925; ii) Pho-bo dbang-phyug, born circa 1920
  • iii) dPa' dam, born circa 1914iv) Khams-pa'i dpa' chung, born circa 1912; v) sPu-yu, born circa 1939; vi) Bu-chung, born circa 1919; vii) Lha-pa bstan-pa, born circa 1936; viii) Phyogs-bzhi lha-pa, born circa 1927; ix) Lha-klu, born circa 1948; x) dPa' mo, born circa 1925; xi) Pho-bo lha-dbang, born circa 1935; xii) sGrol-dkar, born circa 1952; xiii) Pho-bo mtsho-rgyal, born circa 1939; xiv) Karma rig 'dzin, born circa 1935; xv) Pho-bo chu-bza
Control code
ocn229185450
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 532 pages, [29] pages of plates)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781433707292
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
color illustrations
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)229185450
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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