Tara: The Feminine Divine

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Tara: The Feminine Divine

Tara: The Feminine Divine By Bokar Rinpoche
1999 | 176 Pages | ISBN: 1930164009 | PDF | 8 MB

Tara, the most famous female deity in Tibetan Buddhism, is a personification of the Prajnaparamita and a mother dedicated to protecting her followers. Bokar Rinpoche presents the various aspects of Tara and the origin of her tantra, relates contemporary examples of her benevolent activity, provides an explanation of her praise, offers instruction for devotional practice, and discusses remarkable women in Indian and Tibetan Buddism. An extensive iconography completes the text.