Table of contents for Tibetan sacred dance : a journey into the religious and folk traditions / Ellen Pearlman.
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Tibetan Sacred Dance
A Journey into the Religious and Folk Traditions
Cham: Sacred Monastic Dance
Entering the World of Cham
Vajrakilaya, the Dance of the Three-Sided Ritual Dagger
Cham and the Development of Tibetan Religion
Black Hat Dance
Old White Man from Mongolia
Mongolian and Other Chams
Kalachakra, the Wheel of Time
Essential Elements of Cham
Preparation and Initiation
Three Main Phases of Cham Performance
Mandala and Mantra
Dance Steps and Mudras
Purpose and Interpretation
Achi Lhamo: Folk Dance and Operatic Traditions
Origins and Development of Achi Lhamo
Development of Achi Lhamo
King Gesar of Ling
Rechung U Pheb (Rechung's Travels to Central Tibet with Milarepa)
Chungpo Dhonyoe Dhondup
Nangsa Woebum (Obum)
Essential Elements of Achi Lhamo
Phases of Achi Lhamo Performance
Types of Performers
Music and Instruments
Folk Dance Styles
The Tibetan Institute of Performing Arts
Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Buddhism -- China -- Tibet -- Rituals.
Achi lhamo (Dance)
Dance -- Religious aspects -- Buddhism.
Tibet (China) -- Social life and customs.