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Buddhism [videorecording]: The Great Wheel of Being

Estela Films presenta ; en coproducción con Audiovisuales Nebli, Stereo Rent ; producción Felix Tusell, Mercedes S. Rau, Ricardo Franco ; dirección Ricardo Franco
Format
Video; VHS
Summary
This program presents the tenets and history of the belief system founded on the teachings of Buddha as practiced in Sikkim, tucked between Nepal and Bhutan and Darjeeling, located in an adjoining district of West Bengal. A discussion of the Four Noble Truths, including the Eightfold Path, sheds light on the practice of Buddhism in these regions while ancient monuments testify to the enduring nature of the religion.
Director
Ricardo Franco
Release Date
1995
Run Time
52 min.
Language
English
Notes
Videocassette release of a 1995 production.
Variant Title
Great wheel of being
Local Notes
The prices for all programs listed on this website include full protection for public performances. A public performance is a non-theatrical performance of a program, without charge, outside the home to a gathering of people other than family members and or acquaintances. (4/6/12)
Series
Ashes in the River, Four Religions of India
Cenizas En el Río
Series Statement
Ashes in the river, four religions of India ; [4]
Cenizas en el río ; 4
Credits
Director, Ricardo Franco ; producers, Felix Tusell, Mercedes S. Rau, Ricardo Franco ; photography, Juan Carlos Gómez.
Published
Princeton, NJ : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, c2000.
Publisher no.
FFH 10937 Films for the Humanities & Sciences
Terms of Use
Public performance rights secured.
Description
1 videocassette (52 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
VHS format [NTSC]
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