The Dalai Lama and the rituals of reincarnation
Explains the complex process of identifying a reincarnated Dalai Lama against the backdrop of Tibetan power politics and Chinese expansion. Examines the history of the institution of the Dalai Lama from Sonam Gyatso's successor up to the exile of Dalai Lama XIV.; Birth of a god, the Dalai lama"--Container.
Mendez, Binky; Chatterji, Kutu; Simons, Diet
Klass (Firm); Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Asian Culture; Chinese Culture; Tibetan Culture; Religion; Government, Law, Politics; Asian Studies; Religion, Philosophy; Government, Law, Politics; Dalai lamas History; Reincarnate lamas; Reincarnation Buddhism; Buddhism China Tibet; Tibet (China) History; Tibet (China) Religion
North America; United States; New Jersey
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- In Copyright
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- Physical Description
46 minutes; color
Access condition: campus-only.
- Other Identifiers
Filename: lms-090316; Fedora 2 PID: umd:2072; Handle Identifier: hdl:1903.1/1153; OCLC: ocm52279605; Catalog Key: alephsys003126412; Catalog Key: FFH 10333
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