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The Initiation Into the Kalachakra Tantra by His Holiness the Dalai Lama of Tibet Video Project 1981

Catalog Data

Creator:
Bastian, Edward Buddhist scholar  Search this
Physical description:
archival original 33 video cassettes (18 hours) sound color video
Type:
Video recordings
Place:
North America
United States
Wisconsin
Date:
1981
Notes:
Title derived from name of project (unpublished work) -- archival collection
Summary:
Full video record is a detailed documentation of every step in the first Kalachakra in the United States including the preparation and the initiation as conferred by the Dalai Lama in Deer Park, Wisconsin July 1981. A series of archival research videotapes providing a detailed explanation of the complex preparations and rituals of the Kalachakra was created from this project. See also [Kalachakra: Initiation and Transmission of Tibetan Buddhism to United States, 1981]
Repository Loc.:
Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Museum Support Center, Suitland, MD
Topic:
Language and culture  Search this
Religion--Buddhism  Search this
Dalai Lama  Search this
Ritual--devotions--Buddhism  Search this
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1986.1.4
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218508