Dreamworlds of Shamanism and Tibetan Buddhism: The Third by Angela Sumegi

By Angela Sumegi

Explores shamanic and Tibetan Buddhist attitudes towards dreams.

Dreamworlds of Shamanism and Tibetan Buddhism explores the fertile interplay of Buddhism, shamanism, and Tibetan tradition with the topic of dreaming. In Tibetan Buddhist literature, there are many examples of statements that categorical the price of goals as a motor vehicle of genuine religious wisdom and, while, brush aside goals because the ultra-illusions of an illusory global. analyzing the “third position” from the point of view of shamanism and Buddhism, Angela Sumegi presents a clean examine the contradictory attitudes towards desires in Tibetan tradition. Sumegi questions the longstanding interpretation that perspectives this dichotomy as a distinction among well known and elite faith, and theorizes higher rationalization of the ambiguous place of desires might be received via consciousness to the religious dynamics at play among Buddhism and an indigenous shamanic presence. via exploring the topics of clash and determination that coalesce within the Tibetan adventure, and reading goals as a website of debate among shamanism and Buddhism, this booklet offers an alternative version for realizing goals in Tibetan Buddhism.

Angela Sumegi is Assistant Professor of faith at Carleton University.

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