Marie Michael Library
Journey into Buddhism Dharma River : Prajna Earth: Vajra Sky Over Tibet
4 hrs., 15 min.
These three documentaries present legendary places in Southeast Asia and Tibet, including the spiritual wonders of Laos, Thailand, Burma, Bali, Cambodia, Java, and Central Tibet. Dharma River:The Buddha image reverberates through this video and in temples, caves and shrines. The film explores the different cultural representations of this universal icon of inner peace and its relevance. Prajna Earth:This documentary explores the lost civilization of Angkor in Cambodia, including the largest temple in the world, the Angkor Wat. It continues to sacred sites, travels through Hindu Bali, witnesses trance dancers in the jungles of Java, and discovers the seven level mandala wonder of Buddhist Borobudur. Vajra Sky Over Tibet:This video travels through Himalayan terrain, visiting temples, monasteries and festivals. The power of Tibetan Vajrayana Buddhism resonates in its sacred shrines including the Jokhang Temples and the empty Potala Palace, home of the Dalai Lama.