Guide to the Deities of the Tantra by Vessantara
Look inside with Google Book Preview
Guide to the Deities of the Tantra
By Vessantara

A Guide to the Deities of the Tantra

By (author) See other recent books by Vessantara
Format: Paperback

Normal Price: $25.39
Your Price: $22.85 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $2.54! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $1.14 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available Available, ships in 10-12 days

Guide to the Deities of the Tantra by Vessantara

Book Description

Focuses on the deities whose mantra recitation and colourful visualizations lie at the heart of the Tantra. This book includes descriptions of goddesses of wisdom; the lotus-born guru Padmasambhava and dakinis - wild-haired women who dance in the flames of freedom.

Buy Guide to the Deities of the Tantra book by Vessantara from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9781899579853
ISBN-10: 1899579850
Format: Paperback
(825mm x 650mm x 15mm)
Pages: 192
Imprint: Windhorse Publications
Publisher: Windhorse Publications
Publish Date: 19-Sep-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Books By Author Vessantara

Heart by Vessantara Heart, Paperback (November 2006)

Part of the "Art of Meditation" series, this book shows us how cultivating more warmth, more kindness, and more happiness is possible for all of us. Suitable for those new to or experienced in meditation as well as teachers, this book provides instructions with suggestions for integrating meditation and what we can learn from it into our lives.

Breath by Vessantara Breath, Paperback (May 2005)

Breathe in, breathe out. Explore the mindfulness of breathing and your growing awareness.

Female Deities in Buddhism by Vessantara Female Deities in Buddhism, Paperback (February 2003)

Queens and crones, Buddhas and goddesses, mothers and wild women. The female deities of Buddhism inspire, beguile, rouse and protect us. Vessantara invites us to learn more about ourselves as women and men by reflecting on these figures, for within us lie the seeds of love and wisdom.

» View all books by Vessantara


» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Guide to the Deities of the Tantra book by Vessantara and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write a book review

Author Biography - Vessantara

Vessantara (Tony McMahon) is a much published and well-respected Buddhist author, meditator and teacher, Vessantara is a senior member of the Western Buddhist Order. He holds a particular love for Tibetan Buddhism and is known particularly as an effective storyteller. This is one of three volumes looking at Buddha figures in the Indo-Tibetan Buddhist tradition.

Boomerang Bucks close

For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.

Recent books by Vessantara close
Heart by Vessantara
Breath by Vessantara
Female Deities in Buddhism by Vessantara
» close