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The Kālacakratantra

The Kālacakratantra

the chapter on the individual together with the Vimalaprabhā

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Published by American Institute of Buddhist Studies at Columbia University, Distributed by Columbia University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Buddhist anthropology,
  • Body, Human -- Religious aspects -- Buddhism,
  • Tantric Buddhism -- Doctrines

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesVimalaprabhā. English
    Statementtranslated from Sanskrit, Tibetan, and Mongolian by Vesna A. Wallace ; introductory remarks by Robert A.F. Thurman ; editor-in-chief, Robert A.F. Thurman ; editing and design, Thomas F. Yarnall
    SeriesTreasury of the Buddhist sciences
    ContributionsWallace, Vesna A, Thurman, Robert A. F, Yarnall, Thomas F
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBQ2171 .W35 2004
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiii, 374 p. ;
    Number of Pages374
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17134732M
    ISBN 100975373412

    The book is provocative and place questions for meditations, and solutions the readers need o. Read more. Helpful. Comment Report abuse. (siddhānta) from that of the conventional exoteric mahāyāna, even a cursory survey of the Kālacakratantra literature (to give just one example) demonstrates the fallacy of that stance. We Reviews: 5. Penguin Classics is the largest and best-known classics imprint in the world. From The Epic of Gilgamesh to the poetry of the First World War, and covering all the greatest works of fiction, poetry, drama, history and philosophy in between, this reader's companion encompasses authors, 1, books and 4, years of world literature.

    The Kālacakratantra's cosmology is structured on several theoretical models. In its interpretation of the conventional nature of the cosmos, the Kālacakratantra combines to some degree the Vaibhāṣika atomic theory, the Sāṃkhya model of the twenty‐five principles of the puruṣa, and prakṛti, and Jaina and Purāṇic cosmographies, with its own measurements of the cosmos (loka. According to Birch, the earliest mentions of haṭha yoga specifically are from Buddhist texts, mainly tantric works from the 8th century onwards, such as Puṇḍarīka’s Vimalaprabhā commentary on the Kālacakratantra. In this text, haṭha yoga is defined within the context of tantric sexual ritual.

    In the popular imagination, the meeting of Buddhism and Islam is often conceptualized as one of violence; namely, Muslims destroying the Dharma. Of course, in more recent years this narrative has been problematized by the reality of Buddhist ethnic cleansing and the genocide of Muslims in Sri Lanka and Myanmar. Yet, what needs to be recognized is that the meeting between Buddhists and Muslims.   A collection of five essays that contains a brief summary of the broader context of the Kālacakratantra in India, its history in India and Tibet, the Kālacakratantra initiation and stage of generation practice, and the concept of subtle body. Newman, John. “Kālacakra.” In Encyclopedia of Buddhism. Edited by Robert E. Buswell Jr.


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A brief history is given of the history of the ṣaḍ‐aṅga‐yoga (six‐phased yoga) of the Kālacakratantra, and its relation to other religious traditions in India (Hindu, and various Buddhist traditions) is discussed. Details are given of the variant types and components of the various ṣaḍ‐aṅga‐yogas.

These are couched within different theoretical and practical frameworks. This is a very good book on the second chapter of the Kalacakratantra and its commentary, the Vimalaprabha.

This is the chapter that concerns individual practice, but it also treats the general topics one wants to read about in the Kalacakra overall. One of the good things Wallace does is describe some of the major sources and by: Read this book on Questia.

Read the full-text online edition of The Inner Kalacakratantra: A Buddhist Tantric View of the Individual (). A History of the ṣaḍ Aṅ-Yoga of the Kālacakratantra and Its Relation to Other Religious Traditions of India 3.

Get this from a library. The inner kālacakratantra [ebook]: a Buddhist tantric view of the individual. [Vesna A Wallace] -- The Kalacakratantra is the latest and most comprehensive Buddhist Tantra that is available in its original Sanskrit. The Kalacakratantra's five.

Get this from a library. The inner kālacakratantra: a Buddhist tantric view of the individual. [Vesna A Wallace] -- The Kalacakratantra is the latest and most comprehensive Buddhist Tantra that is available in its original Sanskrit.

The Kalacakratantra's five chapters are classified into three categories: outer. The Sanskrit text of the Kālacakratantra was first published by Raghu Vira and Lokesh Chandra The Kālacakratantra bookwith a Mongolian text The Kālacakratantra book volume 2.

[6] [1] This edition was based on manuscripts from the British Library and the Bir Library, Kathmandu. Professor Wallace is currently working on three new books, two pertaining to Buddhism in Mongolia–one is an edited volume Sources of Mongolian Buddhism, and the other is a co-authored book, Interplay between Text, Image, and Ritual in Mongolian r book is a translation and analysis of Indian Buddhist tantric texts on tantric yoga.

The two sections of this chapter discuss the individual in relation to society and the individual as society. The Kālacakratantra's views of the individual's place in society and of the individual as society are closely interrelated and provide a sociological framework for the traditional interpretation of the Kālacakratantra's history and for its eschatology and soteriology.

The Kālacakra-tantra is considered one of the most authoritative tantric traditions, and the chapter examines the homa as found in that tradition.

Instructions for the construction of a ritual site include color symbolism, revealing another layer of symbolic associations between the type of ritual and the requirements for its effective performance.

A section known as the Wheel of Time Commentary (dus ’khor ’grel bshad), containing a single explanatory commentary (Toh ) on the Kālacakratantra, traditionally accorded its own section in the Kangyur despite being a treatise or śāstra.

Note that the texts of the Kālacakratantra itself are to be found in the main Tantra Collection. The central topic of the book is the Kālacakratantra's view of the nature of the individual and the place of the individual in the universe and society.

Accordingly, a primary theme is a textual, historical, and philosophical analysis of the second chapter of the Kālacakratantra, the “Chapter on the Individual” (adhyātma‐paṭala), and.

Discover the meaning of kalacakratantra in the context of Tibetan Buddhism from relevant books on Exotic India. See also (Relevant definitions) Partial matches: Kalacakra, Tantra. Full-text: Kalacakra, Vimalaprabha, Dharmodaya. Relevant text. Search found 1 books and stories containing Kalacakratantra, Kālacakratantra, Kalacakra-tantra, Kālacakra-tantra; (plurals include:.

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Her first one, The Inner Kālacakratantra: A Buddhist Tantric View of the Individual (New York, ), provides an overview of the whole system, drawing on all five chapters of the Kālacakra Tantra.

BOOKS. Buddhism in Mongolian History, Culture, and Society. Edited by Vesna A. Wallace. New York: Oxford University Press, The Kālacakratantra: The Chapter on Sādhana together with the Vimalaprabhā.

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The first part of this chapter gives a general introduction traditions and theory to the Kālacakratantra, which is described as belonging to the class of the unexcelled yoga‐tantras (anuttara‐yoga‐tantra).

Together with its most authoritative Indian commentary, the Vimalaprabhā it stands as the most comprehensive and informative tantra of its class. The Kālacakratantra: The Chapter on the Individual Together with the Vimalaprabhā Book Eight, Part Four of The Treasury of Knowledge.

By Jamgön Kongtrül Lodrö Tayé ('jam mgon kong sprul blo gros mtha’ yas). Ithaca, NY: Snow Lion Publications, Newest Books. The Inner Kālacakratantra by Vesna A. Wallace Book Resume: This is the first full scale scholarly study of the Kalacakratantra, the latest and most comprehensive Buddhist Tantra .The book is provocative and place questions for meditations, and solutions the readers need o.

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