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With mystics and magicians in Tibet

Alexandra David-NГ©el

With mystics and magicians in Tibet

by Alexandra David-NГ©el

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Published by Penguin Books in Harmondsworth, Eng .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lamaism,
  • Buddha and Buddhism,
  • Tibet (China) -- Description and travel.,
  • Tibet (China) -- Religion.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementwith an introduction by A. d"Arsonval.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS785 D271 1939
    The Physical Object
    Pagination287 p.
    Number of Pages287
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17347198M

      Alexandra David-Neel was a French-born Buddhist who spoke six languages and spent over a decade travelling in Tibet and the Himalayas between the s and s. This book doesn’t relate her journeys as such, but relates her experiences with lamaist magicians in Tibet, including the Dalai Lama and the Tashi Lama, outlining spiritual practices and.   BOOK REVIEW: Magic and Mystery in Tibet by Alexandra David-Neel (Dover Publications) / One of the most remarkable women of the 20 th century is a woman whose name is not mentioned often enough – Madame Alexandra David-Neel of France.. A noted “seeker, adventurer, pilgrim and scholar,” David-Neel ventured to Tibet (she would spend 14 .

    Magic and Mystery in Tibet tells the story of her experiences in Tibet, among lamas and magicians. It is neither a travel book nor an autobiography but a study of psychic discovery, a description of the occult and mystical theories and psychic training practices of Tibet.5/5(1). A unique and fascinating view of Tibetan culture and spirituality, Tibetan Magic and Mysticism brings the ancient magical techniques of Tibet to the magicians and mystics of the West. Book jacket. The Secret Lives Of Alexandra David Neel.

    Immediately after the publication of my account of my journey to Lhasa, many persons expressed a wish, both in articles devoted to my book and in private conversation, to know how I came to live among the lamas, and also to learn more about the doctrines and practices of the mystics and magicians of Tibet. Alexandra David-Neel was a Belgian-French explorer, spiritualist, Buddhist, anarchist and writer, most known for her visit to Lhasa, Tibet, in , when it was still forbidden to foreigners. David-Neel wrote over 30 books about Eastern religion, philosophy, and her travels.


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Mystic, anarchist, occultist and traveller, Louise Eugenie Alexandrine Marie David was born in Paris on the 24th of October The atmosphere at home during her childhood was, by all accounts fairly austere and her parents strict.