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Re-Enchantment : Tibetan Buddhism Comes to the West

Author: Jeffery Paine.

Re-Enchantment : Tibetan Buddhism Comes to the West

Author: Jeffery Paine.

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Item #: D33976
Format: Paperback
Pages: 288
Publication Date: 2004
Publisher: W.W. Norton
ISBN: 9780393326260
In a single generation, Tibetan Buddhism developed from the faith of a remote mountain people, to perhaps the most rapidly growing and celebrity-studded religion in the West. Disaffected with other religious traditions yet searching for meaning, huge numbers of Americans have found their way to the wisdom of Tibetan lamas in exile. Profiling some of the most... More
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In a single generation, Tibetan Buddhism developed from the faith of a remote mountain people, to perhaps the most rapidly growing and celebrity-studded religion in the West. Disaffected with other religious traditions yet searching for meaning, huge numbers of Americans have found their way to the wisdom of Tibetan lamas in exile. Profiling some of the most important modern lamas, Jeffrey Paine explains how Tibetan Buddhism—rarified and sensual, mystical and commonsensical—became the ideal religion for a "post-religious" age.


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