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The Resource Best foot forward : a pilgrim's guide to the sacred sites of the Buddha, Dzongsar Jamyang Khyentse

Best foot forward : a pilgrim's guide to the sacred sites of the Buddha, Dzongsar Jamyang Khyentse

Label
Best foot forward : a pilgrim's guide to the sacred sites of the Buddha
Title
Best foot forward
Title remainder
a pilgrim's guide to the sacred sites of the Buddha
Statement of responsibility
Dzongsar Jamyang Khyentse
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A pithy guidebook for Buddhist pilgrims to the four holy sites of India
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Khyentse, Jamyang
Dewey number
294.3/4350954
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
BQ6330
LC item number
.K49 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Buddhist pilgrims and pilgrimages
  • Buddhist pilgrims and pilgrimages
  • India
Label
Best foot forward : a pilgrim's guide to the sacred sites of the Buddha, Dzongsar Jamyang Khyentse
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction (Ben of Kongpo ; Finding Manjushri) -- 2. Holy Buddhist sites (What makes a place "holy"? ; Buddha's final words of advice ; Lumbini ; Bodhgaya ; Sarnath ; Kushinagar) -- 3. Pilgrimage (Spiritual values ; Motivation ; Mindfulness) -- 3. How to make the most of your pilgrimage (Accumulation and purification ; How to accumulate merit at holy sites ; Remember the triple gem ; Offer three prostrations ; Think of the buddhas and bodhisattvas ; Recite a sutra ; Preparations for making the bodhisattva vow ; The bodhisattva vow ; Four immeasurable thought ; Tonglen practice ; The practices of the bodhichitta of application and absolute bodhichitta ; The practice of aspiration ; What to aspire for ; Fake monks and beggars at holy sites) -- Afterword)
  • Appendix: Prayers and mantras (The king of aspiration prayers: Samantabhadra's 'Aspiration to good actions' ; The prayer of the Vajradhatu mandala ; Prayer for the future of the dharma ; Mantras for offering flowers and prostrations)
Control code
on1007564784
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
First Edition.
Extent
vi, 156 pages
Isbn
9781611806267
Lccn
2017053035
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)1007564784
Label
Best foot forward : a pilgrim's guide to the sacred sites of the Buddha, Dzongsar Jamyang Khyentse
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction (Ben of Kongpo ; Finding Manjushri) -- 2. Holy Buddhist sites (What makes a place "holy"? ; Buddha's final words of advice ; Lumbini ; Bodhgaya ; Sarnath ; Kushinagar) -- 3. Pilgrimage (Spiritual values ; Motivation ; Mindfulness) -- 3. How to make the most of your pilgrimage (Accumulation and purification ; How to accumulate merit at holy sites ; Remember the triple gem ; Offer three prostrations ; Think of the buddhas and bodhisattvas ; Recite a sutra ; Preparations for making the bodhisattva vow ; The bodhisattva vow ; Four immeasurable thought ; Tonglen practice ; The practices of the bodhichitta of application and absolute bodhichitta ; The practice of aspiration ; What to aspire for ; Fake monks and beggars at holy sites) -- Afterword)
  • Appendix: Prayers and mantras (The king of aspiration prayers: Samantabhadra's 'Aspiration to good actions' ; The prayer of the Vajradhatu mandala ; Prayer for the future of the dharma ; Mantras for offering flowers and prostrations)
Control code
on1007564784
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
First Edition.
Extent
vi, 156 pages
Isbn
9781611806267
Lccn
2017053035
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)1007564784

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