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Product ID: 9789937623360
Book Name: Prowl: a collection of urban poetry and prose
Author Name: Elancharan Gunasekara
Price: USD 10
Description:

Elancharan is an emerging artist who mixes modern poetry with futuristic digital art. He resides in Singapore with his family and cat, Leo. His love for poetry started after reading a collection of zombie Haiku at a local bookstore. Elan is the author of Supernatural Haiku, The Refugee, Into Oblivion, Dark Revolver, Deviant Flames and the novella- Yama, At the End of Time. His poetry works has been published on various international print and online platforms. He writes and draws…

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Product ID: 9789937623384
Book Name: Transformation of Consciousness: Potentials for Our Future
Author Name: Dagmar Eigner & Jurgen Kremer (Eds.)
Price: USD 15
Description:

Transformation of Consciousness is an exploration of various approaches to impact our consciousness. The book points to potentials we as species may need for our future survival. Shamanic approaches are frequently viewed as premodern and thus mere historical remnants. The implication is that they are fascinating to help explain our past evolutionary history, but have little relevance for our future. When we disregard the signifi cance of these ancient shamanic and Eastern paradigms, we disregard possible avenues to shift our…

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Product ID: 9789937623391
Book Name: Yak and Nak go on a trek
Author Name: Hermione Roff
Price: USD 10
Description:

Yak and Nak carry loads in the high passes and mountains of Nepal. But could there be a better job for them? Find out with Yak and Nak, as they try out different jobs on the trail.

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Product ID: 9789937623407
Book Name: The Nepal Scene: Chronicles of Elizabeth Hawley - 1988-2007 (Two Volumes)
Author Name: Editors: Lisa Choegyal and Mikel Dunham
Price: USD 90
Description:

Born in Chicago, Illinois and educated at the University of Michigan as an historian and historiographer, Elizabeth Hawley is an American journalist who has lived in Kathmandu, Nepal since 1960, first as a Time-Life then Reuters correspondent. She managed the Himalayan Trust for Sir Edmund Hillary and was New Zealand Honorary Consul to Nepal for 20 years. Hawley also worked with Tiger Tops from 1965 until 2007. Renowned for her mountaineering and expedition records, which are published as the Himalayan…

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Product ID: 9789937623414
Book Name: The Four Wheels of Bon
Author Name: Tonpa Shenrab Miwo
Price: USD 2
Description:

The Four Wheels of Bon

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Product ID: 9789937623421
Book Name: Farewell to Yak and Yeti?: The Sherpas of Rolwaling facing a globalised world
Author Name: Ruedi Baumgartner
Price: USD 30
Description:

- - As small boys, we were very shy about meeting tourists crossing through our valley, expedition sardar Ngawang Yonden Sherpa recalls. But at their heels, we enjoyed walking in the footprints that their heavy mountain boots left in the muddy ground, just to experience under our bare feet the feeling of the profiles of their rubber soles and imagine walking in their sophisticated mountain shoes. - - That was in the 1960s. The Sherpas of Rolwaling Valley in Eastern…

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Product ID: 9789937623445
Book Name: A Bonpo Painting of Protector Deities
Author Name: Samten G. Karmay
Price: USD 20
Description:

SAMTEN G. KARMAY is Director of Research Emeritus at the National Centre of Scientific Research (CNRS), Paris. He obtained a Geshe degree in Dzogchen philosophy at Kyangtshang Monastery, Tibet, and earned his PhD on the origin and development of Dzogchen in Tibetan Buddhism from the University of London. He has published a number of books on Tibetan religions, including Secret Visions of the Fifth Dalai Lama, The Gold Manuscript of the Fournier Collection, Serindia 1988 and The Illusive Play, the…

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Product ID: 9789937623452
Book Name: Soundings in Tibetan Medicine
Author Name: Mona Schrempf
Price: USD 30
Description:

Soundings in Tibetan Medicine

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Product ID: 9789937623490
Book Name: Clarifying The Meaning Of The Arga And Consecration Rituals
Author Name: Jetsun Dragpa Gyaltsen
Price: USD 15
Description:

Jetsun Dragpa Gyaltsen (1147-1216) was one of the five founding masters of the Sakya school of Tibetan Buddhism. Renowned for his spiritual accomplishments and songs of realisation, Dragpa Gyaltsen was instrumental in developing the tantric teachings of his tradition. Among Dragpa Gyaltsen\'s many writings, his explanation of the arga and consecration rituals represents an important milestone in this genre of literature, being one of the earliest and at the same time most influential treatments of this subject. This publication contains…

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Product ID: 9789937623513
Book Name: Katmandou Nepal: De 1912 a Aujourd hui:
Author Name: Patrick De Charette
Price: USD 10
Description:

Katmandou Nepal: De 1912 a Aujourd hui by Patrick De Charette

Traduction, commentaires et annotations par Patrick de Charette du livre de Percy Brown "Picturesque Nepal" paru en 1912. 

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Product ID: 9789937623544
Book Name: Mandala Deities in the Nispannayogavali
Author Name: Musashi Tachikawa, Makiko Ito, and Takeshi Kameyama
Price: USD 30
Description:

Mandala Deities in the Nispannayogavali by Musashi Tachikawa, Makiko Ito, and Takeshi Kameyama and illustration by Gautam RAtna Vajracharya

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Product ID: 9789937623568
Book Name: The Little Tibetan Shepherd
Author Name: Tsering Yangdzom, Maria Antonia Sironi, Jana Diemberger, and Karen Diemberger
Price: USD 10
Description:

The Little Tibetan Shepherd by Tsering Yangdzom, Maria Antonia Sironi, Jana Diemberger, and Karen Diemberger

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Product ID: 9789937623582
Book Name: Dance, Music, and Ritual in Manipur
Author Name:
Price: USD 35
Description:

Dance, Music, and Ritual in Manipur; photographs and text by Byron Aihara

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Product ID: 9789937623599
Book Name: Himalayan Children: Growing Up in Sikkim, Nepal, and Pakistan (1970-2014)
Author Name: Fritz Berger
Price: USD 40
Description:

HImalayan Children gives an insight view about the fascinating world of children from Nepal, Sikkim, and Pakistan. These children though have common dreams, they grow up in different culture, environment. Fritz Berger, a well-known photographer has captured delight and troubles of kids in this picture taken since 1973in a very respectful manner. Fritz took must of these photos while working several years in Nepal in the 1970s and inthe northern Pakistan in the 1980s. Married to a lady from Bhutia…

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Product ID: 9789937623605; 9
Book Name: The Meditator’s Nest (2 Volumes)
Author Name: Khenpo Jamyang Tenzin
Price: USD 30
Description:

The Meditator’s Nest: Building a spiritual practice (Oral teachings on the essentials of the Buddhist path)

Volume 1

Khenpo Jamyang Tenzin

ISBN 9789937623605

Drawing from his scholastic and contemplative training, as well as his personal understanding of modern life, Khenpo Jamyang Tenzin offers excellent guidance to both beginners and experienced practitioners on the Buddha’s way.

Based on the pith instructions transmitted in the Sakya tradition, such as the Lamdré teachings on The Three Visions…

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Product ID: 9789937623629
Book Name: Resonances of Life: The True Happiness
Author Name: Karma Tashi Ozer
Price: USD 6
Description:

Resonances of Life: The True Happiness by Karma Tashi Ozer

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Product ID: 9789937623636
Book Name: Unified Architectural Theory: Form, Language, Complexity (Nepali Edition)
Author Name: Nikos A. Salingaros
Price: USD 6
Description:
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Product ID: 9789937623650
Book Name: Under The Himalayan Sky: Establishing Sagarmatha National Park - A New Zealand Family's experience
Author Name: Margaret Jefferies
Price: USD 35
Description:

In the 1970s, the Nepalese government established an agreement with New Zealand for help in setting up a national park in the Mt Everest region of the Himalayas. Bruce Jeff eries, an Assistant Supervising Ranger with New Zealand’s National Park Service, took off for Nepal with his wife Margaret, and three young children. Th ey had little idea of what to expect in this remote, high-altitude environment.

Under the Himalayan Sky is Margaret’s memoir of the time the family spent…

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Product ID: 9789937623681
Book Name: Devlin's Chakra
Author Name: Neville Sarony
Price: USD 15
Description:

Having masterminded the daring escape of the infant 15th Dalai Lama over the Himalayan passes, Max Devlin has barely recovered from his injuries when he finds himself caught up in a Sino-Indian tussle over the Tibetan leader’s treasure.
Out of expediency, Devlin’s Sherpas deposit the trove with the Rumtek Monastery in Sikkim, the spiritual home of the Karma Kagyu school of Tibetan Buddhism. Supporters of the two competing reincarnations of the tulku Gyalwa Karmapa — each secretly backed by…

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Product ID: 9789937623774
Book Name: Murdered and Dead for Good: A Mother's quest to find a Serial Killer and Healing
Author Name: Jane Lillian Vance, Gil Harrington
Price: USD 20
Description:

The phone rang that bright October morning:"hello, this is Charlottesville Police Department calling. We've found your daughter's purse on the ground..." For exactly 100 nights, Gil Harrington and her family stumbled, agonized, and learned to function in the uncharted hell of the Missing. Twenty-year old beautiful college co-ed Morgan Harrington. chock-a-block full of potential and promise, had gone to a concert and vanished. This is the story of a devastated mother crawling out of blind grief to become…

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