The Cakrasamvara Tantra A Study And Annotated Translation Pdf
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The Cakrasamvara Tantra (The Discourse of Sri Heruka): A Study and Annotated Translation
The term tantra and the tantric traditions of Hinduism and Buddhism have been subjected to a great deal of misunderstanding in both India and the West. There is a diverse range of attitudes toward the tantric traditions, ranging from their emic understandings as paths to liberation to the relatively widespread associations of the tantric traditions with sorcery and libertine sexuality. Likewise, tantric traditions are also extremely diverse, which has made it difficult to develop a definition broad enough to cover the various tantric traditions without being overly broad. There have also been many attempts to discern the origins of the tantric traditions. While there is very little evidence supporting the hypothesis that any of the tantric traditions existed before the 5th century ce , there have been attempts to trace back these traditions much earlier, to the time of the Buddha or the ancient Hindu sages, or even back to the Indus Valley civilization.
Chakrasamvara Tantra Skt. David B. Gray dates this tantra to the late eighth or early ninth century. The main deity of this tantra is Chakrasamvara. From Encyclopedia of Buddhism. Jump to: navigation , search. Chakrasamvara mandala , Nepalese painting from
By David B. It was also evidently quite popular in India, at least in Northern India during the late tenth through late thirteenth centuries when the second transmission of Buddhism to Tibet took place, as is attested by the hundreds of texts associated with the Cakrasamvara tradition that were translated into Tibetan during this time. The text itself is relatively short, consisting of approximately seven hundred stanzas. The Yoga Tantras were taught for the sake of disciplining men.
It is roughly dated to the late eight or early ninth century by David B. Gray with a terminus ante quem in the late tenth century.
Черт возьми, - тихо выругался Стратмор, - мой новый пейджер, - и с отвращением посмотрел на коробочку, лежащую у него на ладони. Он забыл нажать кнопку, которая отключила звук. Этот прибор он купил в магазине электроники, оплатив покупку наличными, чтобы сохранить анонимность.
Наверху Сьюзан ждала возвращения коммандера, сидя на диване в Третьем узле словно парализованная.
Беккер терпеть не мог говорить с автоответчиком: только задумаешься, а тот уже отключился. - Прости, не мог позвонить раньше, - успел сказать. Подумал, не рассказать ли ей. Но решил этого не делать.
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