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David-Néel, Alexandra 1868-1969

Overview
Works: 356 works in 1,618 publications in 12 languages and 12,254 library holdings
Genres: Folklore  Comparative studies  Romances  History  Records and correspondence  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Photographer, Author of introduction, Bibliographic antecedent, Contributor, Donor
Classifications: DS785, 294.3923
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Magic and mystery in Tibet by Alexandra David-Néel( Book )

51 editions published between 1932 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author describes her experiences during a fourteen-year stay in Tibet, as she studied and participated in the occult philosophies of mystics and magicians
Initiations & initiates in Tibet by Alexandra David-Néel( Book )

46 editions published between 1931 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buddhism, its doctrines and its methods by Alexandra David-Néel( Book )

50 editions published between 1936 and 1979 in 3 languages and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The power of nothingness by Alexandra David-Néel( Book )

5 editions published between 1954 and 1982 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With mystics and magicians in Tibet by Alexandra David-Néel( Book )

98 editions published between 1929 and 2006 in 6 languages and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Om forfatterens rejser til Tibet, hvor hun har enestående møder med lamaer, eneboere og religiøse overhoveder, og hvor hun præsenteres for tibetansk magi, dødsritualer, exorcisme og anden omgang med dæmoner
The superhuman life of Gesar of Ling by Alexandra David-Néel( Book )

23 editions published between 1933 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The secret oral teachings in Tibetan Buddhist sects by Alexandra David-Néel( Book )

23 editions published between 1900 and 2013 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This is an account of the Madhyamika (Middle Way) school of Buddhism, a method of mediation and enlightenment that was developed by the great Indian teacher Nagarjuna. In a collaboration between the Frenchwoman Alexandra David-Neel and her friend, the Tibetan lama Aphur Yongden, these teaching are presented clearly and elegantly, intended for the layman who seeks a way to practice and experience the realization of oneness with all existence."--Jacket
Voyage d'un Parisienne à Lhassa : à pied et en mendiant de la Chine à l'Inde à travers le Thibet by Alexandra David-Néel( Book )

79 editions published between 1927 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

My journey to Lhasa by Alexandra David-Néel( Book )

33 editions published between 1927 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In 1923 a stout fifty-five-year-old Frenchwoman named Madame Alexandra David-Neel, a former opera singer and a dedicated student of the East, disguised herself as a male pilgrim and ascended to the ancient Tibetan city of Lhasa. Her classic account of her adventure was first published in 1927."--BOOK JACKET
Tibetan journey by Alexandra David-Néel( Book )

42 editions published between 1933 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Immortalité et réincarnation; doctrines et pratiques, Chine, Tibet, Inde by Alexandra David-Néel( Book )

31 editions published between 1961 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Notre société nous conduit à un paradoxe car le culte de la jeunesse y est exacerbé alors que l'espérance de vie s'allonge de plus en plus. Répond aux nombreuses interrogations suscitées par la vieillesse, la peur et la hantise de la fin qu'elle induit ou la baisse d'activité physique provoquée par l'âge
A l'ouest barbare de la vaste Chine by Alexandra David-Néel( Book )

20 editions published between 1947 and 2000 in French and German and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le vieux Tibet face a la Chine nouvelle by Alexandra David-Néel( Book )

22 editions published between 1953 and 1986 in 4 languages and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Socialisme chinois. Le philosophe Meh-ti et l'idée de solitarité by Alexandra David-Néel( Book )

13 editions published in 1907 in French and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Au coeur des Himalayas, le Népal by Alexandra David-Néel( Book )

15 editions published between 1949 and 2009 in French and German and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A. David-Neel (1868-1969) effectue pendant l'hiver 1918-1919 un voyage au Népal, pays interdit aux étrangers. Son récit fait découvrir le fascinant visage d'un peuple et d'une civilisation d'une extraordinaire richesse
Initiations lamaïques; des théories--des pratiques--des hommes by Alexandra David-Néel( Book )

25 editions published between 1930 and 1999 in French and Undetermined and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le Bouddhisme du Bouddha : ses doctrines, ses méthodes et ses développements mahâyânistes et tantriques au Tibet by Alexandra David-Néel( Book )

32 editions published between 1936 and 2004 in French and Spanish and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Présente les principales notions du bouddhisme : les quatre vérités, la méditation, le karma, le nirvana, le Sangha, la vie et l'itinéraire spirituel de Bouddha. La dernière partie de l'ouvrage concerne la place attribuée aux femmes dans la vie sociale et spirituelle
Textes tibétains inédits by Alexandra David-Néel( Book )

19 editions published between 1952 and 2010 in French and Undetermined and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Immortality & reincarnation by Alexandra David-Néel( Book )

4 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le lama aux cinq sagesses : roman tibétain by Albert Arthur Yongden( Book )

36 editions published between 1935 and 2003 in French and Italian and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
David, Alexandra

David Alexandra 1868-1969

David, Louise Eugénie Alexandrie Marie

David, Louise Eugénie Alexandrine Marie 1868-1969

David-Néel, A.

David-Neel, A. 1868-1969

David-Néel, A. (Alexandra), 1868-1969

David-Neel, Aleksandra.

David-Néel, Alexandra

David-Néel, Alexandra 1868-1969

David-Neel, Louise A. 1868-1969

David-Neel, Louise Alexandra Eugenie Marie 1868-1969

David-Neel, Louise E. 1868-1969

Davida-Njela, Aleksandra, 1868-1969

Dawei.Naier, 1868-1969

De?vid-Nilʹ, Aleksandra, 1868-1969

Dèvid-Nil', Aleksandra.

Dėvid-Nilʹ, Aleksandra 1868-1969

Myrial, Alexandra.

Myrial Alexandra 1868-1969

Néel, Alexandra David-.

Néel Alexandra David- 1868-1969

Nilʹ, Aleksandra Dėvid 1868-1969

Njela, Aleksandra Davida-, 1868-1969

Дэви-Неел, Александра, 1868-1969

Неел, Александра Дэви-, 1868-1969

ダヴィッド=ネール, A

デビッドニール, アレクサンドラ

达维.耐尔, 1868-1969

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Initiations & initiates in TibetThe superhuman life of Gesar of LingThe secret oral teachings in Tibetan Buddhist sectsMy journey to LhasaImmortality & reincarnationFar beyond the garden gate : Alexandra David-Neel's journey to LhasaRe-enchantment : Tibetan Buddhism comes to the West