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Product ID: Manohar
Book Name: THE TIBETAN WORLD OF THE INDIAN HIMALAYAS AN ETHNOGRAPHY OF THE GARDEN OF DAKINI
Author Name: TANASE JIRO
Price: USD 15
Description:

IN the Lahul of Himachal Pradesh Hindu and Tibetan cultures coexist. This region is also knows as Garsha Khanoling to Tibetan which means Garsha a Garden of Dakini. The People of Lahul live 3400 meters above sea level in challenging mountainous Enviroment.

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Book Name: EXILE: A Photo journal 1959-1989
Author Name: Lobsang Gyatso Sither
Price: USD 60
Description:

Editor's Note:

This Journal is an attempt to tell the story of Tibetans in exile through photos for the period of 30 years from 1959 - 1989. We focused on this particular period, during which the foundations for the exile community were laid down. This was achieved through adversity before Tibet became a household name, with the awarding of the Nobel Peace prize to His Holiness the Dalai Lama in 1989.

Due to the…

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Book Name: Rigpa Tibetan Calendar 2018-2019 | Earth Dog Year 2145
Author Name: Rigpa Tibetan Calendar
Price: USD 8
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Book Name: Contributions of Tibetan language, history and culture, 2 vols
Author Name: Edited by: Steinkellner Ernst
Price: USD 30
Description:

Contributions of Tibetan language, history and culture, 2 vols

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Book Name: A Catalogue of The New Collection of Bonpo Katen Texts Indices
Author Name: Samten G.Karmey
Price: USD 150
Description:

New Collection of Bonpo Katen Texts Indices Bon Studies 5 Natinal Museum of Ethnology Osaka 2001

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Book Name: Buddhist Himalaya
Author Name: Snellgrove, D.L.
Price: USD 14.95
Description:

Travels and Studies in Quest of the Origins and Nature of Tibetan Religion This is a new and improved edition of an early work of the author first published in 1957. In the preface to this second edition he draws attention to changes in interpretation and perspective which have quite properly taken place over the years noting in particular comparisons with his Indo-Tibetan Buddhism published thirty years later in 1987. While bearing in mind such changes we nevertheless quote the…

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Book Name: Arrow and the Spindle Vol II
Author Name: Samten Karmay
Price: USD 50
Description:

The first part of this book deals with historical matters especialily the stereotyped notions of the king Land Darma in Tibetan Buddhist historical works. It is followed by a comparative study of the cult of local deities (yul lha). The second part is mainly devoted to the Buddhist rites such as the ones instituted as state ceremonies by the Fifth Dalai Lama (1617-1682) as well as discussions about the mural painting in the Red Palace in the Potala that depicts…

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Book Name: Four Lamas of Dolpo Tibetan Biographies
Author Name: David L. Snellgrove
Price: USD 30
Description:

Published in Nepal

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Book Name: Atisa and Tibet
Author Name: Chattopadhyaya, Alaka
Price: USD 14.95
Description:

life and works of Dipamkara Srijnana in relation to the history and religion of Tibet with Tibetan sources, tr. under Lama Chimpa, Calcutta, 1987

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Book Name: Buddhist Tales of Kashmir in Tibetan Woodcuts
Author Name: Edited by: Sharada Rani
Price: USD 60
Description:

Buddhist Tales of Kashmir in Tibetan Woodcuts, Narthang series of the woodcuts of Ksemendras Avadana kapalata

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Book Name: Buddhist monasteries and monastic life in ancient India
Author Name: Daswani, Rekha
Price: USD 16.95
Description:

This book provides an authoritative and critical account of Buddhist monasteries and monastic life in India spanning the period 3rd century BC to 7th century AD. Within a broad framework encompassing the growth and eventual decline of the monasteries, it trains its focus on their place as centres of education, scholarship and intellectual ferment, contributing to the traditions of free and logical thinking. All this is covered in the context of the historical and ideological development of monasticism and the…

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