Chinnamasta: The Aweful Buddhist and Hindu Tantric Goddess

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Author: Elisabeth Anne Benard
Publisher: Motilal Banarsidass Publ.
Genre: Unknown
Pages: 162
Language: english
Year: 2000
ISBN 10: 8120817486
ISBN 13: 9788120817487
Series: Buddhist Tradition
Edition: Unknown
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Synopsis

This is the first monograph which examines the rare Buddhist and Hindu Tantric Goddess, Chinnamasta, her rituals, her names and forms (namarupa) and their symbolism by comparing and contrasting her sadhanas (spiritual practices) in Hinduism and Buddhism. The entire Hindu...