Buddhist Astrology

Buddhist astrology bridges familiar astrological thinking with the ideas of karma, interdependence, and impermanence.

Buddhist Astrology

Author: Jhampa Shaneman

Publisher: Llewellyn Worldwide

ISBN: 9780738703152

Page: 359

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Buddhist astrology bridges familiar astrological thinking with the ideas of karma, interdependence, and impermanence. Within its tenets every psychological state is brought to light; it can be considered spirit-medicine for modern astrology. Glossary.

Tibetan Astrology

This comprehensive introduction to the topic includes: • Historical roots and influences from China and India as well as the Buddhist Kalachakra teachings and the ancient Bön religion of Tibet • The two main branches of Tibetan ...

Tibetan Astrology

Author: Philippe Cornu

Publisher: Shambhala Publications

ISBN: 9781570629631

Page: 320

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Astrology is one of the traditional arts and sciences of Tibet, where it is known as "the science of calculation," used by monks and lamas in the study of the rhythms and cycles of time, for divination, for choosing auspicious times for rituals and life-cycle events such as marriages and funerals, and as an adjunct to the practice of traditional medicine. This comprehensive introduction to the topic includes: * Historical roots and influences from China and India as well as the Buddhist Kalachakra teachings and the ancient Bön religion of Tibet * The two main branches of Tibetan astrology: Nagtsi, or "black astrology," based on the Chinese system, and Kartsi, or "white astrology," derived from Indian astrology * The twelve- and sixty-year cycles and the twelve animals and five elements associated with them * The mewa, or magical squares, which are numerological factors used to calculate the auspiciousness of days or years * The parkha, or eight trigrams of the I Ching, representing the elements, directions, seasons, and fundamental universal forces * How to analyze the character of hours, days, months, and years, so as to determine auspicious times for various activities * How to cast and interpret a Tibetan horoscope Also included are numerous diagrams and charts that are indispensable to the practice of Tibetan astrology, including tables for converting Western dates to dates on the Tibetan calendar.

Anthropological Review

So astrology assumed that all terrestrial affairs were regulated by the position of
the heavenly bodies , and continued to insist ... The Buddhist astrology seems
hardly to deserve the name ; it is a frivolous attempt to predict the future , with
which ...

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Tibetan Astronomy and Astrology

During the 7th century A.D. , the king's fifth wife , a Chinese princess and an
accomplished astrologer , brought many books on Elemental Astrology and
medicine from China . Thus the Bon and Buddhist astrological principles were
influenced ...

Tibetan Astronomy and Astrology

Author: Jampa Gyaltsen Dagthon

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Contributed articles.

Himalayan Buddhist Villages Environment Resources Society And Religion Life In Zagskar Ladakh Eds

CHAPTER THREE THE TIBETAN CALENDAR AND ASTROLOGY IN THE
REGULATION OF ZANGSKARI AGRICULTURE Tashi RABGYAS AND HENRY
OSMASTON 1 . Calendar and astrology 2 . The Tibetan year 3 . Summary 4 .

Himalayan Buddhist Villages Environment  Resources  Society And Religion Life In Zagskar  Ladakh Eds

Author: John Crook

Publisher: Motilal Banarsidass Publ.

ISBN: 9788120812017

Page: 1029

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Preface, PART One: Introduction to the Philosophy of Navya-Nyaya, PART Two: Summaries of Works, Notes, Index.

The Theosophical Glossary

Dewiyo Vikdra, there is to be seen a gigantic figure of the dead Gautama Buddha
, 47 feet long, reclining on a couch and pillow cut out of solid rock like the rest. ...
A Buddhist work containing moral precepts. ... The moon, in Tibetan astrology.

The Theosophical Glossary

Author: Helena Petrovna Blavatsky

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Page: 389

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Korean Buddhism in East Asian Perspectives

Esoteric Buddhist Astrology When looking at the defining practices and beliefs of
Esoteric Buddhism under the Koryo one is immediately struck by the large
amount of references to astrology including the worship of the heavenly bodies .

Korean Buddhism in East Asian Perspectives

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Publisher: 지문당

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Page: 338

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New Riders Official World Wide Web yelow pages

Site describes the astrologer Haizen Paige as a "renaissance man" and
describes his interests and qualifications. ... h t m Describes the fundamental
principles of Buddhist astrology, as well as the history of astrology in Buddhism.
Also offers a ...

New Riders  Official World Wide Web yelow pages

Author: New Riders Development Group

Publisher: New Riders

ISBN: 9781562056704

Page: 916

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Find everything worth knowing about on the Web using this ultimate reference. With over 12,000 sites covering everything from animals to travel, readers will easily find sites of interest. The CD-ROM contains an HTML version of the book. Users can search through an alphabetical list of Web site names or locate sites by category--saving time and money.

Buddhist Civilization in Tibet

Astrology The major text for Tibetan astrology is the Kalacakratantra ( in the Kajur
Collection ) and its famous commentaries . The Lalitavistara and mKha ' a - Gro
rGya - mTsho Tantra in the Kajur also contain some material on astrology .

Buddhist Civilization in Tibet

Author: Thondup (Tulku.)

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The Calcutta review

This naturally suggests that the Buddhists knew the characteristic effects of
Venus , as a planet ruling over medicine . Another notable feature in Buddhist
astrology is that they knew the inmeasurable brightness of Venus as such similes
for ...

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Calcutta Review

This naturally suggests that the Buddhists know the characteristic effects of
Venus , as a planet ruling over medicine . Another notable feature in Buddhist
astrology is that they knew the isomeasurable brightness of Venus as such
similes for ...

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Buddhist System of Education

The opportunity to study medicine , astrology , astronomy , language and
grammar were given to those monks who could not properly study ... The aim of
the school was to advance and to preserve the continuity of Tibetan astrology in
A - mdo .

Buddhist System of Education

Author: V. Nithiyanandam

Publisher: Global Vision Publishing Ho

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This Book Is A Critical Study Of Buddhist Philosophy Of Education And Its Adaptation In Modern System Of Education In India, Tibet And Sri Lanka. It Also Shows The Recent Impact Of The Buddhist Philosophy In Western Education. There Is No Doubt That Buddhism Made Tremendous Contributions To The Philosophy Of Education. The Notion Of Education Entails Many Subsidiary Notions, Such As Notions Of Ignorance And Knowledge, And Of Teacher And Student. Here, We Shall Survey The Tradition Of Buddhist Education Both Monastic And Secular In India, Sri Lanka, And Tibet. We Would Also Show How These Forms Changed Under Specific Influences And In Differing Cultural Contexts, Including Modern Approaches Of The West.

Astrological Magazine

Examination of the Fourth House - I Cyrus D. F. Abayakoon BUDDHIST Astrology
considers the 4th house vedana ( feeling ) is of a higher order . Our as a mirror of
the past , present and the future . knowledgeable forbears advised a would - be ...

Astrological Magazine

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Shambhala Sun

Courses in Classical Tibetan Featuring Telephone Tutoring & Distance Learning
Study Materials by Mail Order Introductory ... Box 89 Winlaw, B.C. Canada 1-800-
819-2288 fax 77.5-582-6,504 buddhist-astrology.com "If you've read Natalie ...

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Awakened India

Published by DR . RAMAN BUDDHISM edited by Kerry Brown and Foundation '
Sri RAJESWARI ' 115 / 1 Sheshadri . ... Vedanga ' , ' Vedaschakshu 'this is just
not a compilation of Buddhist Astrology against the attacks and criticisms thought
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Awakened India

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Classification Class B Subclasses B BJ Philosophy Psychology

B7 Brainwashing : BF633 Branford , Benchara : B1618.6743 Breath and
breathing Astrology : BF1729. ... B2430.375 Bubex , Martin : B3213.88 Buddeus ,
Johann Franz : B2645 + Buddhism ( Philosophy ) : B162 Buddhist astrology :
BF1714.

Classification  Class B  Subclasses B BJ   Philosophy  Psychology

Author: Library of Congress. Subject Cataloging Division

Publisher: Washington : The Library

ISBN: 9780844402802

Page: 250

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