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A popular dictionary of Buddhism

by Christmas Humphreys

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Published by NTC Pub. Group in Lincolnwood, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Buddhism -- Dictionaries.

  • Edition Notes

    Originally published: London : Curzon Press, 1984.

    Other titlesBuddhism
    StatementChristmas Humphreys.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBQ130 .H85 1997
    The Physical Object
    Pagination223 p. ;
    Number of Pages223
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL678255M
    ISBN 100844204196
    LC Control Number97024605

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      The Thai-English Buddhist Dictionary in Part II is a short dictionary of key Buddhist terms in Thai, supplied with Romanized Pali equivalents and succinct definitions or explanations in English. Where a term is exclusively of Thai origin, a new Pali coinage . Tibetan Book of the Dead The Tibetan Book of the Dead is the Tibetan Buddhist text that is most well known to the West. It chronicles the experiences and religious opportunities a person encounters at various stages: while dying, at the moment of death, during the day interval between death and rebirth, and at rebirth.


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