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Books:

Shamans, Mystics, and Doctors. Sudhir Kakar. Boston: Beacon Press, 1983.

Oracles and Demons of Tibet. Rene de Nebesky-Wojkowitz. Graz, Austria: Akademische Druck-u. Verlagsanstalt.

The Cult of Tara: Magic and Ritual in Tibet. Stephan Beyer. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1973.

Medusa's Hair. Gananath Obeyesekere. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1981.

Spirit Possession in the Nepal Himalayas. John Hitchcock and Rex Jones, eds. New Delhi: Vikas, 1976.

Burmese Supernaturalism. Melford Spiro. Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall, 1968.

Redemptive Suffering in Islam: A Study of the Devotional Aspects of 'Ashura in Twelver Shi'ism. Mahmoud Ayoub. The Hague: Mouton Publishers, 1978.

Recognizing Islam: Religion and Society in the Modern Arab World. Michael Gilsenan. New York: Pantheon Books, 1982.

What Is Sufism? Martin Lings. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1975.

The Sufi Orders in Islam. J. Spencer Trimingham. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1971.

 

 

Articles:

Women, Saints, and Sanctuaries. Fatima Mernissi. Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society 3(1977):101-112.

 

 

Internet:

WWW virtual library - Tibetan Buddhism
http://www.ciolek.com/WWWVL-TibetanStudies.html

CyberSangha Buddhist index
http://worldtrans.org/CyberSangha/csindex.html

Palicanon.org
http://www.palicanon.org/

WWW virtual library - Buddhism
http://www.ciolek.com/WWWVL-Buddhism.html

Journal of Buddhist Ethics
http://jbe.la.psu.edu/

DharmaNet International
http://www.dharmanet.org/

Hanazono University International Research Institute for Zen Buddhist Studies
http://www.iijnet.or.jp/iriz/

About.com: Buddhism
http://buddhism.about.com/religion/buddhism/?once=true&

Nyingma Buddhism
http://www.nyingma.org/

Journal of Global Buddhism
http://jgb.la.psu.edu/

Penor Rinpoche's home page
http://www.palyul.org/hhpr.html

Mandir: Hindu temples reference center
http://www.mandirnet.org/

HinduNet
http://www.hindunet.org/

WWW virtual library - Aboriginal studies
http://www.ciolek.com/WWWVL-Aboriginal.html

Shahmaghsoudi school of Sufism
http://mto.shahmaghsoudi.org/

Sufi internet resources
http://world.std.com/~habib/

Threshold Society
http://www.sufism.org/

Sufi Orders on the WWW
http://homepages.haqq.com.au/salam/sufilinks/

Hadith and Sunnah search page
http://ummah.muslimsonline.com/islam/abbas/hadithsearch.htm

Sparsabhumi Buddhist and Indological resources
http://www.anu.edu.au/asianstudies/ahcen/coseru/

WWW virtual library - Asian studies
http://coombs.anu.edu.au/WWWVL-AsianStudies.html

UCLA center for Near Eastern Studies
http://www.isop.ucla.edu/cnes/

Columbia University Middle Eastern Studies
http://www.columbia.edu/cu/libraries/indiv/area/MiddleEast/
index.html

Effects of rosary prayers and yoga mantras on autonomic cardiovascular rhythms: comparative study, Bernardi et. al.
http://bmj.com/cgi/content/full/323/7327/1446?view=full&pmid=11751348

 

 

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