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Gyantse and its Monasteries by Giuseppe Tucci

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Published by Aditya Prakashan .
Written in English


  • China,
  • Tibet,
  • Buddhist art and symbolism,
  • Buddhism

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Edition Notes

3-Volume Set

The Physical Object
Number of Pages1037
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9082995M
ISBN 108185179190
ISBN 109788185179193

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Part-I Back of the Book Fundamental studies on Tibetology are incorporated in the four volumes (seven bindings) of Professor Giuseppe Tucci' s Indo- Tibetica. As the work appeared in Italian, very few scholars have benefited by the' crucial results of Tucci' s investigations and perceptions. Moreover, Indologists hardly ever approached it, as Tucci used Tibetan terms like mchod-rten . Get this from a library! Gyantse and its monasteries: English version of Indo-Tibetica IV, 1-[3]. [Giuseppe Tucci; Lokesh Chandra.]. : Gyantse and its Monasteries (3-Volume Set) () by Giuseppe Tucci and a great selection of similar New, Used and 4/5(1). Gyantse County officially Gyangzê County (Tibetan: རྒྱལ་རྩེ་རྫོང་།, Wylie: rgyal rtse rdzong, ZYPY: Gyangzê Zong; Chinese: 江孜县; pinyin: Jiāngzī Xiàn) is a county of Xigazê in the Tibet Autonomous main settlement is Gyantse Town known for its monasteries.. Town and townships. 1 town and 18 townships: Autonomous region: Tibet.

Namse Bangdzo Bookstore offers a wide selection on Buddhist books, fine Tibetan Buddhist art: statues and thangkas, and Dharma practice materials. "The superb monastery of Gyantse is described in all scientific details for the first time in this book. The most outstanding monument of the region is the Kumbum of Gyantse, also known as Dpal-hkhor chos-sde, important both for its architecture and for its paintings. The Palcho Monastery [citation needed] or Pelkor Chode Monastery or Shekar Gyantse [citation needed] is the main monastery in the Nyangchu river valley in Gyantse, Gyantse County, Shigatse Prefecture, Tibet Autonomous Region, monastery precinct is a complex of structures which, apart from the Tsuklakhang Monastery, also includes its Kumbum, believed Country: People's Republic of China. This book was first pubblished in , when Giuseppe Tucci had been regularly visiting Tibet and India. The dominating cultural ideas in psychology in that period were jungian and since Jung had envisaged in mandalas the practical application of his archetype theory and orientalism was at one of its reiterating climaxes, Tucci pubblished his "Theory and Practice of Mandala" in the Cited by:

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