The Treasury of Knowledge: Books 2, 3, and 4, by KONGTRUL, JAMGONZANGPO, NGAWANG
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- ISBN: 9781559393454 | 1559393459
- Cover: Hardcover
- Copyright: 8/16/2010
Jamgon Kongtrul's Treasury of Knowledge in ten volumes is a unique encyclopedic masterpiece embodying the entire range of Buddhist teachings as they were present in Tibet. This volume, his masterful history of Buddhism, describes the Buddha's life and teachings, including material scriptures, non-material realization and works inspired by his teaching. The book also describes how this tradition was preserved and transmitted, and how it journeyed to and was assimilated into Tibetan religious life.