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Monk, householder, and Tantric priest

Newar Buddhism and its hierarchy of ritual

by David N. Gellner

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Kathmandu Valley (Nepal),
  • Nepal,
  • Kathmandu Valley.
    • Subjects:
    • Buddhism -- Nepal -- Kathmandu Valley.,
    • Newar (Nepalese people) -- Religion.,
    • Kathmandu Valley (Nepal) -- Religious life and customs.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementDavid N. Gellner.
      SeriesCambridge studies in social and cultural anthropology ;, 84
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBQ396.K37 G45 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxiii, 429 p. :
      Number of Pages429
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1537911M
      ISBN 100521383994
      LC Control Number91016259

      Discover Book Depository's huge selection of David N Gellner books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. Monk, Householder, and Tantric Priest. David N. Gellner. 01 . Snellgrove, David. , ‘The Notion of Divine Kingship in Tantric Buddhism’,Studies in the History of Religions IV, – Google Scholar Snellgrove, David. , Indo-Tibetan Buddhism (2 Volumes).Cited by: 3.

      A nun is a woman who belongs to a religious order and takes the vows of poverty, chastity, and obedience. Their vows are publicly accepted by superiors in the name of the Church and solemn. In general, solemn vows are professed by members of religious orders after a period of temporary, simple vows. Among his other books are Resistance and the State: Nepalese Experiences (Social Science Press, ), The Anthropology of Buddhism and Hinduism: Weberian Themes (OUP, ), Contested Hierarchies: A Collaborative Ethnography of Caste among the Newars of the Kathmandu Valley, Nepal (OUP, ), and Monk, Householder and Tantric Priest: Newar.

        Now given what I've said here lately may come as a surprise to some but I agree that one cannot be a Catholic "priest" and a Buddhist "monk" simultanteously due to the business about being a "priest" or a "monk" That is when one is a cleric one is a representative of the whole package that is that religion- all of its tenets. Gellner has studied Buddhist monks, Buddhist tantric priests and the Th eravada movement in Nepal (Gellner Gellner, Gellner and LeVine Author: David Gellner.


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