ISBN 9788187902171,Buddhism On The Path To Nirvana

Buddhism On The Path To Nirvana


Swati Chopra



Publication Year 2006

ISBN 9788187902171

ISBN-10 8187902175

Hard Back

Number of Pages 279 Pages
Language (English)

Religion & Culture

A lavishly and beautifully illustrated photographic general guide to the religion with over 200 images depicting varying aspects of Buddhism in South East Asia. Indian author Swati Chopra with an foreword by Buddhist art expert professor Lokesh Chandra introduces the life and teachings of the Buddha. This is a fascinating guide to one of the world's great faiths and the rich civilizations it has spawned. The images covered include stupas monasteries temples rites and ceremonies rock carvings religious objects and symbols Tibetan Lamas and monks in prayer - plus illuminating cameos on Padmasambhava the mandalas the Jatakas and an interview with the Dalai Lama.