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2010 | 63 | 1 | 253-265
Article title

SARASVATI - A CHARMING GODDESS GUIDING TOWARDS ENLIGHTENMENT

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Abstracts
EN
There is, among several others, one xylograph preserved in the library of the Oriental Department of Warsaw University containing a poem on Sarasvati by Tsong kha pa written both in Tibetan and Mongolian. When translating it, the authoress of the present paper, pondered upon the idea of a woman (as a goddess and vice versa) and the beauty (of a woman) in Tibetan (and Mongolian) Buddhist literature. And that is how these few thoughts were put into the following words.
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Year
Volume
63
Issue
1
Pages
253-265
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ARTICLE
Contributors
  • Magdalena Szpindler, Uniwersytet Warszawski, Wydzial Orientalistyczny, Zaklad Turkologii i Ludów Azji Srodkowej, ul. Krakowskie Przedmiescie 26/28, 00-927 Warszawa, Poland
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10PLAAAA087819
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bwmeta1.element.3cb42a88-e0d5-3e23-aa3c-1ac9f3682c98
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