A Concise Introduction to Tibetan BuddhismBook - 2008
"Lucid and economical, this introductory text delivers a brisk, fast-moving survey of Tibetan Buddhism. For many years Powers's nearly 600-page Introduction to Tibetan Buddhism has served as the field's most authoritative and comprehensive overview of Tibet's distinctive Buddhist tradition. A Concise Introduction to Tibetan Buddhism explains the core Buddhist doctrines and the practices of meditation and tantra and provides a survey of the four main schools of Tibetan Buddhism."
Publisher: Ithaca, N.Y. : Snow Lion Publications, c2008.
Characteristics: 165 p. ; 23 cm.