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Author Aris, Michael

Title Hidden treasures and secret lives : a study of Pemalingpa (1450-1521) and the sixth Dalai Lama (1683-1706) / Michael Aris
Published London ; New York : Kegan Paul International, 1989


Description 1 online resource (xi, 278 pages, 5 unnumbered pages of plates) : color illustrations, map
Contents HIDDEN TREASURES AND SECRET LIVES; Copyright; Contents; Illustrations and Tables; Preface; Abbreviations; Introduction; Part One Pemalingpa and his Hidden Treasures; The Autobiography; Antecedents; Youth; The Treasure of the Burning Lake; The Treasure Hunt Continues; Dreams and Trances of a Buddhist Shaman; Enemies and Patrons; The Later Years; The Man, his Cult and Legacy; Part Two The Sixth Dalai Lama and his Secret Lives; Ancestry and Homeland; From Rebirth to Recognition; The Years of Waiting; From Enthronement to Deposition and Death; The Secret Life; The Impersonator and his Fictions
Amdo and AlashanAppendix 1: Chronology of the Life of Pemalingpa According to his Autobiography; Appendix 2: Chronology of the Secret Life of the Sixth Dalai Lama According to Dargye Nomunqan; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Summary Study of the lives and work of Padma-gliṅ-pa, Gter-ston, b. 1450?, and Tshaṅs-dbyaṅs-rgya-mtsho, Dalai Lama VI, 1683-1706, Tibetan Buddhist lamas
Analysis Tibetan Buddhism Saints - Biographies - Collections
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-258)
Notes 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. MiAaHDL
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Subject Padma-gling-pa, Gter-ston, 1450?-1521
Tshangs-dbyangs-rgya-mtsho, Dalai Lama VI, 1683-1706
Padma-gling-pa, Gter-ston, 1450?-1521
Tshangs-dbyangs-rgya-mtsho, Dalai Lama VI, 1683-1706
Tshangs-dbyangs-rgya-mtsho Dalai Lama VI. 1683-1706
Pad-ma-gling-pa 1450-1521
Lamas -- China -- Tibet Autonomous Region -- Biography
Rnying-ma-pa lamas -- China -- Tibet Autonomous Region -- Biography
Dalai lamas -- Biography
RELIGION -- Comparative Religion.
Dalai lamas
Rnying-ma-pa lamas
China -- Tibet Autonomous Region
Genre/Form Biographies
Form Electronic book
LC no. 89169923
ISBN 9781136149061