Tibetan Buddhism 3

Tibetan Buddhism Part III

September 15, 2021 physicscat 0

At the beginning of the 15th century, Tsongkhapa’s reform efforts led to the establishment of the Gelugpa School (»School of the Virtuous«) with its ancestral […]

Tibetan Buddhism 1

Tibetan Buddhism Part I

September 13, 2021 physicscat 0

Tibetan Buddhism, developed in the West and (still) in use, the name Lamaism, derived from the late Indian forms of Buddhism ( Mahayana, Vajrayana) in […]

Buddhist Arts

Buddhist Arts

September 12, 2021 physicscat 0

Buddhist art, term for the art shaped by Buddhism. It does not form a stylistic unit, but developed certain forms of architecture and art that […]

China Population Density

China 2013

March 9, 2021 physicscat 0

Yearbook 2013 China. Two young Tibetan men died in January after setting fire to themselves in protest of China’s rule in Tibet. Self-firing took place […]