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Seven books of wisdom of the Great Path

Author:
Evans-Wentz, W. Y (Walter Yeeling) 1878-1965  Search this
Physical description:
xlii, 389 pages illustrations 21 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
China
Tibet Autonomous Region
Date:
2000
Topic:
Spiritual life--Buddhism  Search this
Yoga--Buddhism  Search this
Buddhism  Search this
Vie spirituelle--Bouddhisme  Search this
Yoga--Bouddhisme tantrique  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1166981

For a Better Journey: Losang Samten’s Mandala of Medicine for a Healing World

Creator:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Mon, 05 Feb 2024 05:00:00 GMT
Topic:
Cultural property  Search this
See more posts:
Festival Blog
Data Source:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_0b0a22fc0c9c30dd0b682146db1837f1

Women, gender and art in Asia, c. 1500-1900 edited by Melia Belli Bose

Editor:
Belli Bose, Melia  Search this
Physical description:
xx, 371 pages illustrations 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Asia
Asie
Date:
2018
Topic:
Women artists  Search this
Art and society  Search this
Art, Asian--Themes, motives  Search this
Women in art  Search this
Femmes artistes  Search this
Art et société  Search this
Art asiatique--Thèmes, motifs  Search this
Femmes dans l'art  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1167094

The creative south Buddhist and Hindu art in mediaeval maritime Asia edited by Andrea Acri and Peter Sharrock

Title:
Buddhist and Hindu art in mediaeval maritime Asia
Contributor:
Acri, Andrea 1981-  Search this
Sharrock, Peter D  Search this
Publisher:
ISEAS-Yusof Ishak Institute  Search this
Physical description:
2 volumes illustrations (chiefly color), maps (some color), plans (some color) 27-30 cm
Type:
Pictorial works
Ouvrages illustrés
History
Place:
Asia
Asie
Date:
2022
Topic:
Art, Medieval--History  Search this
Art, Medieval  Search this
Buddhist art--History  Search this
Buddhist art  Search this
Hindu art--History  Search this
Hindu art  Search this
Art médiéval  Search this
Art bouddhique--Histoire  Search this
Art hindou--Histoire  Search this
Art bouddhique  Search this
Art hindou  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1167102

Xizang Zang shi chuan tong jian zhu = Tibetan traditional architecture in Tibet Jiao Ziyun and others

Title:
西藏藏式传统建筑 = Tibetan traditional architecture in Tibet / 焦自云 and others
Tibetan traditional architecture in Tibet
Author:
Jiao, Ziyun  Search this
Physical description:
285 pages illustrations (chiefly color) 28 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
China
Tibet Autonomous Region
Chine
Région autonome du Tibet
Date:
2019
Topic:
Architecture  Search this
Decoration and ornament, Architectural  Search this
Bon (Tibetan religion)  Search this
Décoration et ornement architecturaux  Search this
Bön (Religion tibétaine)  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1118578

Shakyamuni Buddha in a full shrine

Medium:
Silver, turquoise, gilt copper, coral, mother-of-pearl, and lapis lazuli
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 58.4 × 30.5 × 27.8 cm (23 × 12 × 10 15/16 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Origin:
probably Dolonnor, Mongolia
Date:
late 18th-early 19th century
Topic:
casting  Search this
gilding  Search this
inlay (process)  Search this
metal  Search this
silver  Search this
Buddhism  Search this
Buddha  Search this
Mongolia  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
Alice S. Kandell Collection  Search this
Shakyamuni Buddha  Search this
Credit Line:
The Alice S. Kandell Collection
Accession Number:
S2011.10a-c
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
On View:
Sackler Gallery 26a: The Tibetan Buddhist Shrine Room
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
See more items in:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye374971c49-b008-4bb6-8097-9851928ec1a3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S2011.10a-c

Tibet's great yogī, Milarepa a biography from the Tibetan ; being the Jetsün-Kahbum or biographical history of Jetsün-Milarepa, according to the late Lāma Kazi Dawa-Samdup's English rendering ; edited with introduction and annotations by W.Y. Evans-Wentz ; with a new foreword by Donald S. Lopez, jr

Author:
Gtsang-smyon He-ru-ka 1452-1507  Search this
Zla-ba-bsam-'grub Kazi 1868-1922  Search this
Evans-Wentz, W. Y (Walter Yeeling) 1878-1965  Search this
Physical description:
[13], [vii]-xxviii, 315 pages illustrations 21 cm
Type:
Biography
Early works to 1800
Biographies
Ouvrages avant 1800
collective biographies
Early works
Place:
China
Tibet Autonomous Region
Chine
Tibet
Région autonome du Tibet
Date:
2000
Topic:
Lamas  Search this
Lamas (Bouddhisme)--Ouvrages avant 1800  Search this
Lamas (Bouddhisme)  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1166980

Dice and gods on the Silk Road Chinese Buddhist dice divination in transcultural context by Brandon Dotson, Constance A, Cook, Zhao Lu

Author:
Dotson, Brandon 1978-  Search this
Cook, Constance A.,  Search this
Lu, Zhao (Professor of China studies)  Search this
Physical description:
xiii, 339 pages illustrations (some color) 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
China
Tibet Region
India
Silk Road
Chine
Tibet historique
Inde
Route de la soie
Asia
Date:
2021
Topic:
Divination  Search this
Faith and reason--Buddhism  Search this
Dice--Religious aspects--Buddhism  Search this
Dice--Religious aspects--Hinduism  Search this
Foi et raison--Bouddhisme  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1166557

Death and beyond in ancient Tibet archaic concepts and practices in a thousand-year-old illuminated funerary manuscript and old Tibetan funerary documents of Gathang Bumpa and Dunhuang John Vincent Bellezza ; maps by Guntram Hazod

Author:
Bellezza, John Vincent  Search this
Physical description:
ix, 293 pages illustrations
Type:
Books
Place:
China
Tibet Autonomous Region
Chine
Région autonome du Tibet
Tibet Autonomous Region (China)
Tibet
Date:
2013
Topic:
Death--Mythology  Search this
Funeral rites and ceremonies  Search this
Manuscripts, Tibetan  Search this
Thanatology  Search this
Funeral Rites  Search this
Manuscripts as Topic  Search this
Mort--Mythologie  Search this
Funérailles--Rites et cérémonies  Search this
Thanatologie  Search this
funerals  Search this
18.85 Sino-Tibetan languages  Search this
73.56 mythology (ethnology)  Search this
73.57 cult, rites (ethnology)  Search this
Totenkult  Search this
Bestattungsritus  Search this
Jenseitsglaube  Search this
Bon-Religion  Search this
Döden  Search this
Dödsriter  Search this
Mytologi  Search this
Bon  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1166556

The tradition of everlasting bön five key texts on scripture, tantra, and the great perfection translated by J.F. Marc des Jardins

Translator:
Des Jardins, J. F. Marc 1958-  Search this
Physical description:
xvii, 812 pages 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2023
Topic:
Bon (Tibetan religion)--Doctrines  Search this
Bön (Religion tibétaine)--Doctrines  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1166566

Karmamudra the yoga of bliss : sexuality in Tibetan medicine and Buddhism Dr. Nida Chenagtsang ; edited by Ben Joffe (Jigmé Dorje)

Title:
Yoga of bliss sexuality in Tibetan medicine and Buddhism
Sexuality in Tibetan medicine and Buddhism
Author:
Ñi-zla He-ru-ka Lce-nag-tshaṅ 1971-  Search this
Translator:
Joffe, Ben  Search this
Physical description:
xiii, 353 pages illustrations 23 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
China
Tibet Autonomous Region
Date:
2018
Topic:
Yoga--Buddhism--History  Search this
Sex--Religious aspects--Buddhism  Search this
Spiritual life--Buddhism  Search this
Spiritual healing--Buddhism  Search this
Medicine, Tibetan  Search this
Buddhist medicine  Search this
Buddhism  Search this
Yoga--Bouddhisme tantrique--Histoire  Search this
Sexualité--Aspect religieux--Bouddhisme  Search this
Vie spirituelle--Bouddhisme  Search this
Guérison par la foi--Bouddhisme  Search this
Médecine tibétaine  Search this
Médecine bouddhique  Search this
Yoga--Buddhism  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1166567

Correspondence - Personal, 1973-1975

Collection Creator:
Knez, Eugene I. (Eugene Irving), 1916-2010  Search this
Extent:
3 Folders
Container:
Box 11
Type:
Archival materials
Scope and Contents note:
Includes professional correspondence. Contains information about book purchases; requests to loan Museum objects for exhibitions; examination of objects requested by the public; correspondence with Cornelius Osgood about his library being transferred to the Museum; correspondence with Paul Dredge about collecting objects in Korea and Korean laws on removing cultural artifacts from Korea; correspondence with Gerry Hickey (14 December 1973) on the Montagnards of Vietnam; correspondence with Edward Fearson about Knez's trip to Bhutan, 1973; Knez correspondence with relatives in Yugoslavia; involvement with the Smithsonian display of Japanese objects for the visit by the Emperor and Empress of Japan, 1975; conditions of the collections maintained in the storage room and the lack of collection support and missing objects, 1974; correspondence with friends and colleagues about Asian objects and exhibitions; correspondence about family life and health problems; correspondence with Mynak Rimpoche Tulku, Director of the National Museum, Royal Government of Bhutan, 1974; correspondence regarding Knez's work with the Institute for Advance Studies of World Religions; correspondence with Korean friends and Americans living in Korea; and S. Dillon Ripley and Knez correspondence with Leela Dayal concerning her collection of items from Tibet, Bhutan, China, and Persia, 1973-1974. There is some correspondence from 1971 to 1972 within the folder containing 1973 material.
Collection Restrictions:
The Eugene Irving Knez papers are open for research.

Access to the Eugene Irving Knez papers requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
Eugene Irving Knez papers, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Eugene Irving Knez papers
Eugene Irving Knez papers / Series 2: SUBJECT FILE
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3783dccf5-20bc-47a3-acb9-9837a6bac4a9
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-1980-22-ref157

Cho-ga : Tantric and ritual music of Tibet

Performer:
Cho-Ga  Search this
Collection Creator:
Asch, Moses  Search this
Distler, Marian, 1919-1964  Search this
Folkways Records  Search this
Extent:
1 Phonograph record (analog, 33 1/3 rpm, 12 in.)
Culture:
Tibetans  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Phonograph records
Place:
China
Tibet (China)
Date:
1974
Contents:
Ting-sha --Sheng-da --Thug-je ku.l-wa --Tshok-cho. -- Tshok-dze chin-lap --Lha-mu. tin-chol --Lha-sang -- Sherap nyingpo.-do --Sand-du. del-tor --San-du. del-tor --La-gyud sol-dep --Chi-lu --Mendal --Gyuto's Mendal --Jig-je dag-juk --Cho.gyal kang-so.
Local Numbers:
FW-ASCH-LP-2712

Dorje Ling.76965
Publication, Distribution, Etc. (Imprint):
Dorje Ling 1974
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only.
Collection Rights:
Permission to publish materials from the collection must be requested from the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections. Please visit our website to learn more about submitting a request. The Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections make no guarantees concerning copyright or other intellectual property restrictions. Other usage conditions may apply; please see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for more information.
Topic:
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Buddhism  Search this
Religion  Search this
Collection Citation:
Moses and Frances Asch Collection, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.ASCH, Item FW-ASCH-LP-2712
See more items in:
Moses and Frances Asch Collection
Moses and Frances Asch Collection / Series 9: Audio Recordings / LP
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/bk566dbfb27-d23e-4a55-b228-8e4d5c34a8e2
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-asch-ref17452

The People of India, Volume One

Publisher:
Watson, J. Forbes (John Forbes), 1827-1892.  Search this
Kaye, John William, Sir, 1814-1876  Search this
Collection Publisher:
Watson, J. Forbes (John Forbes), 1827-1892.  Search this
Kaye, John William, Sir, 1814-1876  Search this
Extent:
1 Volume
Container:
Box 4
Culture:
Hindus  Search this
Christians  Search this
Rajput (Indic people)  Search this
Buddhists  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Books
Volumes
Local Numbers:
FSA A1990.03 1
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Topic:
Indigenous peoples -- South Asia  Search this
Ethnography -- South Asia  Search this
Collection Citation:
The People of India. FSA.A1990.03. National Museum of Asian Art Archives. Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C., Purchase.
Identifier:
FSA.A1990.03, Series FSA A1990.03 1
See more items in:
The People of India: A Series of Photographic Illustrations, with Descriptive Letterpress, of the Races and Tribes of Hindustan
Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/dc3ca1ac868-6372-481c-8bfa-f7d77736fccf
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-fsa-a1990-03-ref1
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The People of India, Volume Two

Publisher:
Watson, J. Forbes (John Forbes), 1827-1892.  Search this
Kaye, John William, Sir, 1814-1876  Search this
Collection Publisher:
Watson, J. Forbes (John Forbes), 1827-1892.  Search this
Kaye, John William, Sir, 1814-1876  Search this
Extent:
1 Volume
Container:
Box 5
Culture:
Hindus  Search this
Rajput (Indic people)  Search this
Muslims  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Books
Volumes
Local Numbers:
FSA A1990.03 2
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Topic:
Indigenous peoples -- South Asia  Search this
Ethnography -- South Asia  Search this
Collection Citation:
The People of India. FSA.A1990.03. National Museum of Asian Art Archives. Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C., Purchase.
Identifier:
FSA.A1990.03, Series FSA A1990.03 2
See more items in:
The People of India: A Series of Photographic Illustrations, with Descriptive Letterpress, of the Races and Tribes of Hindustan
Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/dc36e41b468-0682-4fb5-91d8-86490045bcd4
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-fsa-a1990-03-ref2
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The People of India, Volume Three

Publisher:
Watson, J. Forbes (John Forbes), 1827-1892.  Search this
Kaye, John William, Sir, 1814-1876  Search this
Collection Publisher:
Watson, J. Forbes (John Forbes), 1827-1892.  Search this
Kaye, John William, Sir, 1814-1876  Search this
Extent:
1 Volume
Container:
Box 6
Culture:
Hindus  Search this
Rajput (Indic people)  Search this
Muslims  Search this
Buddhists  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Books
Volumes
Local Numbers:
FSA A1990.03 3
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Topic:
Indigenous peoples -- South Asia  Search this
Ethnography -- South Asia  Search this
Collection Citation:
The People of India. FSA.A1990.03. National Museum of Asian Art Archives. Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C., Purchase.
Identifier:
FSA.A1990.03, Series FSA A1990.03 3
See more items in:
The People of India: A Series of Photographic Illustrations, with Descriptive Letterpress, of the Races and Tribes of Hindustan
Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/dc3aaccc94a-082d-4f0a-8c27-27e7336610a2
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-fsa-a1990-03-ref3
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Untitled (The 14th Dalai Lama, Tenzin Gyatso)

Artist:
Robert McCurdy, born 1952  Search this
Sitter:
Tenzen Gyatso, born 1935  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 184.2 × 171.5 × 5.1 cm (72 1/2 × 67 1/2 × 2")
Type:
Painting
Date:
2008
Topic:
Tenzen Gyatso: Male  Search this
Tenzen Gyatso: Religion and Spirituality\Religious leader  Search this
Tenzen Gyatso: Nobel Prize  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Ian M. Cumming
Object number:
EXH.IC.16
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Robert McCurdy
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm450a6788c-f12b-4529-9134-9ee0b86e0e02
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_EXH.IC.16

The History of Veterinary Medicine and the Animal-Human Relationship

Author:
Vivash Jones, Bruce  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource (619 pages)
Type:
Electronic resources
Date:
2021
Restrictions & Rights:
1-user
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1161927

Donkey Bell

Collector:
Arthur A. Leeper  Search this
Donor Name:
Arthur A. Leeper  Search this
Object Type:
Bell
Place:
Tibet, Asia
Accession Date:
12 May 1988
Collection Date:
1970 to 1982
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
358174
USNM Number:
E423792-0
See more items in:
Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/309586f07-301b-47b9-9454-82c53a97b43c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8456828

Inventory of Charles Lang Freer's library

Creator:
Freer, Charles Lang, 1856-1919  Search this
Names:
Freer Gallery of Art  Search this
Freer, Charles Lang, 1856-1919  Search this
Collection Creator:
Freer, Charles Lang, 1856-1919  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (typed, with handwritten edits)
Type:
Archival materials
Inventories
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Comprehensive index of Charles Lang Freer's library, mostly relating to art and Asian culture. Headings include authors, countries, and topical subjects. Sections include locations in Freer's original Detroit home; an index of all books transferred to the Smithsonian; a list of collections and collectors catalogues of American and Near and Far Eastern art; sales catalogues, and books in Chinese language.
Arrangement:
Organized in the original manner by the creator.
Local Numbers:
FSA A.01 05.22
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository.
Topic:
Art, Asian -- Collectors and collecting  Search this
Art, American -- Collectors and collecting  Search this
Art -- Collectors and collecting  Search this
Book collecting  Search this
Function:
Libraries
Genre/Form:
Inventories
Collection Citation:
Charles Lang Freer Papers. FSA A.01. National Museum of Asian Art Archives. Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. Gift of the estate of Charles Lang Freer.
Identifier:
FSA.A.01, Item FSA A.01 05.22
See more items in:
Charles Lang Freer Papers
Charles Lang Freer Papers / Series 5: Art Inventories / 5.22: Printed Books [Library]
Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/dc302cb29b7-d6a1-46ad-9b1d-afc360459013
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-fsa-a-01-ref3332

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