Printed Pages: 158. Slightly rubbed cover and bumped corners. Size: 14 x 22 Cm. Buchnummer des Verkäufers
Inhaltsangabe: Based on the author's talks at Naropa University, this volume introduces the reader to the principles of tantra, based on the practice of meditation, which leads to the discovery of egolessness. Trungpa Rinpoche provides a direct and experiential picture of the tantric world, explaining the importance of self-existing energy, the mandala principle, the difference between Buddhist and Hindu tantra—stressing the nontheistic foundation of Buddhism. The role of the teacher and the meaning of tantric transmission are also presented. Written for the student of Buddhism rather than the scholar, Journey without Goal demystifies the vajrayana and at the same time affirms the power and sacredness of its ancient teaching.
About the Author: Chögyam Trungpa (1940–1987)—meditation master, teacher, and artist—founded Naropa University in Boulder, Colorado, the first Buddhist-inspired university in North America; the Shambhala Training program; and an international association of meditation centers known as Shambhala International. He is the author of numerous books including Shambhala: The Sacred Path of the Warrior, Cutting Through Spiritual Materialism, and The Myth of Freedom.
Titel: Journey Without Goal: The Tantric Wisdom of ...
Auflage: First Edition.
Buchbeschreibung Boulder & London, Prajna Press, 1981. VIII, 150 Seiten. 22 cm. Originalbroschur. Dharma Ocean Series. Einband mit leichten Gebrauchsspuren und wenigen blassen Fleckchen. Papierbedingt leicht gebräunt. Sonst gutes Exemplar. / Wrapper with light traces of usage and few small stains. Light browning. Else well preserved. Sprache: Englisch. Gewicht in Gramm: 350. Artikel-Nr. 181838