Guru Devotion And The American Buddhist Experience

Author: Capper, Daniel Stuart, Jr.
Year:2002
Pages:280
ISBN:0-7734-6986-9
978-0-7734-6986-0
Price:139.95

Table of Contents

Table of contents: Preface 1. Encountering Buddhism in the United States 2. Creating an Ethnography of Enchantment 3. Transference and Countertransference 4. Brief History of the Tibetan Guru-Disciple Relationship 5. The Ethos of Siddha Gompa 6. Experiences in the bardo 7. Finding the Womb 8. The Jewel House and the Pleasure Garden 9. Buddhist Transformations Appendix A: Interview Questions Appendix B: Lineage Prayer References; Index