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Great Liberation, The (The Tibetan Book of the Dead) Email This Page
Filmmaker: Yukari Hayashi, Barrie Angus McLean and Hiroaki Mori
VHS - $ 95.00
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Part II of The Tibetan Book of the Dead. Presents a vividly detailed account of the contents of the Book of the Dead and of the traditional Buddhist teachings on compassion and the search for truth. The film observes an elderly priest and his young student as they guide the soul of a recently deceased man into the afterlife. The progress of the soul is envisioned through the imaginative animation of Academy Award-nominated animator, Ishu Patel.

Also Available:
The Tibetan Book of the Dead (Full Set)
Part I: A Way of Life

Running time: 45 min, Year released: 1994
Close captioned?: N, Color?: Y
Avail. formats: VHS
ISBN: 1-55974-547-9
Language: English, Subtitled?: N
For classroom?: Y, Study Guide?: N
Grade level: 7th and up

This title can also be found in: Aging, Animated Films, Buddhism, Death & Bereavement, Eastern Culture & History, Literature and Literary Portraits, Religion

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