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Magic and mystery in Tibet

Alexandra David-NГ©el

Magic and mystery in Tibet

by Alexandra David-NГ©el

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Published by Mandala in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dge-lugs-pa (Sect)

  • Edition Notes

    Statementintroduction by Aaron Sussman ; Alexandra David-Neel.
    SeriesMandala books
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBQ7604
    The Physical Object
    Pagination224p. ;
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17417368M
    ISBN 100042910196

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Seeker, adventurer, pilgrim, and scholar, David-Neel () was the first European woman to explore the once-forbidden city of Lhasa. This memoir offers an objective account of the supernatural events she witnessed during the s among the mystics and hermits of Tibet - including levitation, telepathy, and the ability to walk on water/5(2).

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Magic & Mystery in Tibet, like Seven Pillars of Wisdom, attempts to bring ancient wisdom into the modern age. David-Neel records the seemingly magic feats performed by Buddhist monks; telepathy, tumo breathing (the art of generating body heat to keep warm in freezing conditions), the ability to run for days at a time, the ability to defy gravity and the ability to become invisible/5(59).

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Originally published in English inMagic and Mystery in Tibet is an account of traveler and spiritualist Alexandra David-Neel's 14 years in Tibet, at a time when the country was closed to foreigners/5(54).

David-Néel wrote over 30 books about Eastern religion, philosophy, and her travels, including Magic and Mystery in Tibet which was published in Her teachings influenced the beat writers Jack Kerouac and Allen Ginsberg, the popularisers of Eastern philosophy Alan Watts and Ram Dass, and the esotericist Benjamin : Louise Eugénie Alexandrine Marie David.

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