Folk Culture of Tibet

By: Norbu Chomphel

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Folk Culture of Tibet is a general exposition of the miscellaneous Tibetan beliefs and superstitions. It includes chapters on Tibetan superstitions on the birth of a child, man and his clothes, foods and animals. From sections on the significance of the Language of Ravens to the Tibetan traditional method of interpreting dreams. Also included is a translation of Karma Chakme's rare text The Mirror of Omens. Above all, Folk Culture of Tibet brings to the readers a glimpse of the rich and innocent Tibetan culture that sees life through a Mirror of Omens, seeking meaning in the Language of Raven and the flashes of dreams. Such a work can surely enrich the readers with a thorough understanding of the timeless and transcendental Tibetan mind.Printed Pages: 110.

Title: Folk Culture of Tibet

Author Name: Norbu Chomphel

Categories: Cultural Studies, India,

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Paljor Publications/Library of Tibetan Works & Archives: 1993

ISBN: 8185102236

ISBN 13: 9788185102238

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: New

Seller ID: 103628

Keywords: Folk Culture of Tibet Norbu Chophel